Life In Premier Kim Dong Wynne’s Liberal Wonder Land – Ontario Sheds 34,000 Jobs

Canada’s jobless rate hits 7.1 per cent in June

Ontario was particularly soft, shedding 34,000 jobs, mostly among youth, with the jobless rate rising two-tenths of a percentage point to 7.5 per cent, Statistics Canada said.

Economists had expected Ontario would benefit from activity related to the election. Instead, June reinforced the regional divide in employment, with resource-rich Alberta continuing to show strong job growth.