Data provider: Statistics Canada Product group: Labour Force Survey (LFS) Description: This table contain estimates for the following labour force survey (LFS) characterisitcs: duration of unemployment by sex and age. The data is available by province, economic region and census metropolitan area. Notes: To ensure respondent's confidentiality, detailed data are suppressed. Data for Canada, Quebec, Ontario, Alberta and British Columbia are suppressed if the estimate is below 1,500, for Newfoundland and Labrador, Nova Scotia, New Brunswick, Manitoba and Saskatchewan, if the estimate is below 500, and for Prince Edward Island, under 200. For suppression levels within census metropolitan areas (CMAs) and economic regions (ERs), use the respective provincial suppression levels above. For approximate quality indicators of the estimates, see tables 7.1 or 7.2 in the Guide to the Labour Force Survey Dimensions: Geography (111) Duration of unemployment (12) Sex (3) Age groups (10) Geographies: Province and Territory Census Metropolitan Area Economic Region Population Universe: population 15 years and over Years within data: 2006 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 File format: ivt File Size: 2 mb Variable terms: Labour Force Date released: Saturday, February 9, 2019 Survey number: 3701 Full title: 0916_05 Table 1 - Labour force survey estimates (LFS), duration of unemployment by sex and age group for Canada, provinces, economic regions and census metropolitain areas, 2006, 2011 to 2018 annual average (persons unless otherwise noted).