Job-creation in London, Greater Sudbury and Thunder Bay was negative.
Ontario’s net debt will rise to a projected $336 billion.
The Atlantic provinces comprise four of the five lowest ranked Canadian and U.S. jurisdictions.
The effect of the sharply rising minimum wage has been sharply rising joblessness among Seattle’s low-wage workers.
Population is not growing, employment is shrinking, and new investment spending has shrunk.
Province’s unemployment rate has hit nine per cent.
In reality, 50 per cent of minimum wage earners in Alberta live with parents or other relatives.
Ontario’s unemployment rate has been above the national average every year since 2007.