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JOB POSTING - Community Engagement Specialist. Submit resume to info@workforceplanningboard.com. Job description HERE.


The Labour Market Report

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Job Demand Report for Waterloo Wellington Dufferin

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LLMP 2014 - 17 Update

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Current Unemployment Rates

-January 2018
(Source Labour Force Survey, Statistics Canada)


Kitchener CMA
Unadjusted - 4.3 %
Adjusted - 5.1 %


Guelph CMA
Unadjusted - 5.7 %
Adjusted - 5.7 %






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