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The Labour Market Information Council (LMIC) is a not-for-profit organization established to identify and implement pan-Canadian priorities to address the need for more consistent and accessible labour market information for Canadians.

LMIC's mandate is to improve the timeliness, reliability and accessibility of labour market information to facilitate decision-making by employers, workers, job seekers, academics, policy makers, educators, career practitioners, students, parents and under-represented populations.

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Canadian Online Job Posting Dashboard

By lmic_admin | August 26, 2020

The Canadian Online Job Posting Dashboard is an interactive tool allowing users to explore timely detailed labour market information related to online job postings by occupation, geography, time period and…

Canadian Immigrants and COVID-19 Employment Impacts

By Bolanle Alake-Apata | August 6, 2020

In recent years, labour force growth in Canada has been driven by international immigration and older Canadian-born workers staying in the workforce longer. By 2031, an estimated 80% of Canada’s…

Now of Work

By lmic_admin | July 30, 2020

LMIC’s Now of Work Annotated Bibliography synthesizes the latest research findings related to COVID-19.

LMI Insight Report no. 34, Sectors at Risk: The Impact of COVID-19 on Canadian Manufacturing

By lmic_admin | July 28, 2020

A joint report with Excellent in Manufacturing Consortium to examine the challenges the manufacturing sector is facing and how LMI is critical to help the sector adapt to new realities.

Key Measures of Economic Recovery: Employment and Hours Worked

By Brittany Feor | July 21, 2020

In monitoring the economic recovery as pandemic restrictions lift, it is important to look at several labour market indicators. Average hours worked is one of those key indicators. Between February…

LMI Insight Report no. 33, Sectors at Risk: The Impact of COVID-19 on the Canadian Oil and Gas Sector

By Anthony Mantione | June 25, 2020

A joint report with PetroLMI to examine the challenges the oil and gas sector is facing and how LMI is critical to help the sector adapt to new realities.

LMI Insight Report no. 32, Through the Looking Glass: Assessing Skills Measures Using 21st Century Technologies

By Anthony Mantione | June 23, 2020

A joint project with Employment and Social Development Canada (ESDC) and Statistics Canada (STC) to describe jobs in terms of their skill requirements, as well as other job/worker characteristics.

Impacts of COVID-19 on Women Working Part-Time

By Behnoush Amery | June 18, 2020

The COVID-19 shutdown has resulted in massive job losses, hitting some sectors worse than others and resulting in widespread upheaval. Women workers, however, have been affected to such an extent…

Work Words: Define That for Me Please

By Anthony Mantione | June 11, 2020

Let’s face it, labour market information (LMI) can be confusing. And, to be frank, the term LMI itself sounds like jargon you only hear from researchers, academics or government officials.…

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