According to Labour Market Snapshot September 2020, Trucking HR Canada.
Between July and August alone, employment of Transport Truck Drivers increased by over 23,000 jobs or 7.7%.
• The number of unemployed Transport Truck Drivers decreased in the same period by over 30% or almost 10,000 people.
• The unemployment rate amongst drivers (proportion of the labour force that is unemployed) decreased sharply from a high of 12% in June to 6.3% in August, well below the national unemployment rate of 11.4%.
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