Local Labour Market Snapshot

Unemployment Rates

Unadjusted unemployment rates for Kitchener CMA and Guelph CMA. Unemployment rate is calculated as a three month moving average.

Jul-21Sept-21Oct-21Nov-21Dec-21Jan-22Feb-22Mar-22Apr-22May-22June-22
Kitchener, Cambridge, Waterloo7.17.16.55.24.94.75.05.25.25.45.3
Guelph8.56.45.24.23.53.84.04.95.25.64.5
Source: Statistics Canada Table 14-10-0380-01

Top Jobs

Top Jobs Posted Online For June 2022 In Waterloo Wellington Dufferin

  • Retail salespersons
  • Material handlers
  • Other customer and information services representatives
  • Administrative assistants
  • Retail and wholesale trade managers
  • Cooks
  • Food counter attendants, kitchen helpers and related support occupations
  • Transport truck drivers
  • Delivery and courier service drivers
  • University professors and lecturers

Source: findyourjob.ca


Participation Rates

Participation rates for Kitchener CMA and Guelph CMA

Jul-21Sept-21Oct-21Nov-21Dec-21Jan-22Feb-22Mar-22Apr-22May-22June-22
Kitchener, Cambridge, Waterloo68.669.269.87069.869.867.967.667.46868.6
Guelph72.472.270.669.770.871.471.671.571.673.272.5
Statistics Canada. Table: 14-10-0380-01