After dropping for six months, the number of EI recipients levels off - Macleans.ca

After dropping for six months, the number of EI recipients levels off

Both new claims and overall numbers virtually unchanged in April

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Roughly the same number of Canadians filed for Employment Insurance in April as did in March. The number of people on  benefits didn’t change much either. That follows a 19.5% drop since the peak of 829,000 recipients in June 2009. Ontario has seen the fastest rate of decline in beneficiaries with 26.5% fewer people on EI in April than there were last June.

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