Here's a quick glance at unemployment rates for October, by province

OTTAWA - Canada's national unemployment rate was 5.5 per cent in October. Here are the jobless rates last month by province (numbers from the previous month in brackets):

-- Newfoundland and Labrador 11.1 per cent (11.5)

-- Prince Edward Island 8.4 (8.8)

-- Nova Scotia 8.0 (7.2)

-- New Brunswick 8.1 (8.3)

-- Quebec 5.0 (4.8)

-- Ontario 5.3 (5.3)

-- Manitoba 5.3 (5.0)

-- Saskatchewan 5.1 (5.3)

-- Alberta 6.7 (6.6)

-- British Columbia 4.7 (4.8)