Statistics Canada said on Friday that in July, Canada’s unemployment rate increased 0.1 percentage points 5.5%. July marks the 1st time the unemployment rate has increased for 3 consecutive months since the pandemic. The economy shed 6,400 jobs.

Statistics Canada said on Friday that in July, Canada’s unemployment rate increased 0.1 percentage points 5.5%. July marks the 1st time the unemployment rate has increased for 3 consecutive months since the pandemic. The economy shed 6,400 jobs.