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Beyond the big numbers: What to watch for in new Canadian jobs data Add to ...

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The hot streak in Canadian employment has gone large enough for long enough now that it cannot be dismissed as a blip. Adding nearly 240,000 jobs in six months of nearly uninterrupted growth will do that for you.

But just how strong is this labour market? With the headline job count now on decidedly stronger footing, the answer to that question has become more nuanced.

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