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Unemployment Down in Niagara

June 7, 2019

By: Marie Cassidy

Fewer people are out of work in Niagara.

The jobless rate in the Region is down nearly one per cent, falling to 5.8 per cent in May.

That's down from April's 6.5 per cent.  

Unemployment has fallen to its lowest level nationwide, dropping to 5.4 per cent.

Canada's economy added nearly 28,000 jobs in May.