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June 24, 2016

Study: Women in scientific occupations in Canada
1991 to 2011

In 2011, women represented less than one in four (23%) workers in university-level scientific occupations, compared with nearly two-thirds (65%) of workers in university-level non-scientific occupations.

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June 23, 2016

Employment Insurance
April 2016

In April, 538,400 people received regular Employment Insurance benefits, down slightly from the previous month (-4,900 or -0.9%).

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June 22, 2016

Retail trade
April 2016

Following a 0.8% decline in March, retail sales rose 0.9% to $44.3 billion in April. Sales were up in 7 of 11 subsectors, representing 64% of total retail sales.

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June 20, 2016

Wholesale trade
April 2016

Wholesale sales edged up 0.1% to $54.8 billion in April, after two consecutive monthly declines. Gains were recorded in three of seven subsectors, led by the miscellaneous subsector.

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