On April 8, 2022, Statistics Canada published the new results of the Labour Force Survey for March 2022. According to the survey results, employment has increased by 73,000 (+0.4%), while the unemployment rate fell 0.2 percentage points to 5.3%. This is the lowest rate since the Government of Canada started to collect data in 1976. Employment gains were driven by women 55 years old and older and men 25 to 54 years old. Employment gains were concentrated in Ontario and Quebec in both the goods and services-producing sectors.