Work stoppages by sector and month

Publication date: July 1, 2021

Work Stoppages

All work stoppages
All sectors Private sector Public sector
Work stoppages started in specified period Work stoppages terminated in specified period Work stoppages in effect in specified period Maximum number of workers involved in work stoppages Duration of work stoppages in days (average) (Avg) Person-days not worked Work stoppages started in specified period Work stoppages terminated in specified period Work stoppages in effect in specified period Maximum number of workers involved in work stoppages Duration of work stoppages in days (average) (Avg) Person-days not worked Work stoppages started in specified period Work stoppages terminated in specified period Work stoppages in effect in specified period Maximum number of workers involved in work stoppages Duration of work stoppages in days (average) (Avg) Person-days not worked
June 2020 7 3 12 10,660 71.7 20,342 6 2 10 648 85.5 20,322 1 1 2 10,012 2.5 20
July 2020 10 4 19 12,396 14.7 26,616 6 4 14 2,368 13.9 26,076 4 0 5 10,028 17.0 540
August 2020 3 7 18 13,774 15.5 55,228 3 6 13 3,746 15.7 54,718 0 1 5 10,028 15.0 510
September 2020 5 6 16 6,598 14.6 115,980 5 4 12 3,077 13.6 55,550 0 2 4 3,521 17.8 60,430
October 2020 3 4 13 4,741 16.5 80,340 1 0 9 2,626 21.8 69,060 2 4 4 2,115 4.8 11,280
November 2020 7 10 16 3,523 13.8 66,490 5 9 14 3,333 13.9 63,990 2 1 2 190 13.5 2,500
December 2020 2 3 8 926 14.9 17,270 1 1 6 812 16.8 15,920 1 2 2 114 9.0 1,350
January 2021 1 2 6 731 18.0 11,160 1 2 6 731 18.0 11,160
February 2021 6 1 10 768 12.0 9,295 5 1 9 710 11.8 8,485 1 0 1 58 14.0 810
March 2021 15 14 24 11,049 10.3 35,888 10 9 18 1,837 12.8 21,678 5 5 6 9,212 2.8 14,210
April 2021 18 16 28 84,018 8.3 77,840 5 4 14 4,148 14.0 25,850 13 12 14 79,870 2.6 51,990
May 2021 16 3 24 98,895 8.3 171,494 4 2 10 3,096 15.3 42,684 12 1 14 95,799 3.2 128,810

Legend: The dash () symbol indicates missing data.

Note: Work stoppage data cover strikes and lockouts that amount to 10 or more person-days not worked. Work Stoppages data is up to date until May 2021, except bargaining units with less than 500 employees in Ontario up to March 2021. For additional information, please see the Technical notes.

Source: Strategic Policy, Analysis, and Workplace Information Directorate, Labour Program, Employment and Social Development Canada.

Lockouts
All sectors Private sector Public sector
Work stoppages started in specified period Work stoppages terminated in specified period Work stoppages in effect in specified period Maximum number of workers involved in work stoppages Duration of work stoppages in days (average) (Avg) Person-days not worked Work stoppages started in specified period Work stoppages terminated in specified period Work stoppages in effect in specified period Maximum number of workers involved in work stoppages Duration of work stoppages in days (average) (Avg) Person-days not worked Work stoppages started in specified period Work stoppages terminated in specified period Work stoppages in effect in specified period Maximum number of workers involved in work stoppages Duration of work stoppages in days (average) (Avg) Person-days not worked
June 2020 1 1 3 97 264.7 13,122 1 1 3 97 264.7 13,122
July 2020 0 1 2 81 22.5 1,842 0 1 2 81 22.5 1,842
August 2020 0 1 1 60 19.0 1,140 0 1 1 60 19.0 1,140
September 2020 2 0 2 80 3.0 190 2 0 2 80 3.0 190
October 2020 0 0 2 80 22.0 1,760 0 0 2 80 22.0 1,760
November 2020 2 2 4 477 11.3 6,700 2 2 4 477 11.3 6,700
December 2020 0 0 2 397 22.0 9,130 0 0 2 397 22.0 9,130
January 2021 1 1 3 406 16.3 4,690 1 1 3 406 16.3 4,690
February 2021 4 0 6 401 11.0 2,710 4 0 6 401 11.0 2,710
March 2021 0 1 6 401 22.7 9,190 0 1 6 401 22.7 9,190
April 2021 4 2 9 1,490 12.0 3,780 3 2 8 1,467 13.1 3,710 1 0 1 23 3.0 70
May 2021 0 0 4 68 20.3 1,390 0 0 3 45 19.7 880 0 0 1 23 22.0 510

Legend: The dash () symbol indicates missing data.

Note: Work stoppage data cover strikes and lockouts that amount to 10 or more person-days not worked. Work Stoppages data is up to date until May 2021, except bargaining units with less than 500 employees in Ontario up to March 2021. For additional information, please see the Technical notes.

Source: Strategic Policy, Analysis, and Workplace Information Directorate, Labour Program, Employment and Social Development Canada.

Strikes
All sectors Private sector Public sector
Work stoppages started in specified period Work stoppages terminated in specified period Work stoppages in effect in specified period Maximum number of workers involved in work stoppages Duration of work stoppages in days (average) (Avg) Person-days not worked Work stoppages started in specified period Work stoppages terminated in specified period Work stoppages in effect in specified period Maximum number of workers involved in work stoppages Duration of work stoppages in days (average) (Avg) Person-days not worked Work stoppages started in specified period Work stoppages terminated in specified period Work stoppages in effect in specified period Maximum number of workers involved in work stoppages Duration of work stoppages in days (average) (Avg) Person-days not worked
June 2020 6 2 9 10,563 7.3 7,220 5 1 7 551 8.7 7,200 1 1 2 10,012 2.5 20
July 2020 10 3 17 12,315 13.8 24,774 6 3 12 2,287 12.5 24,234 4 0 5 10,028 17.0 540
August 2020 3 6 17 13,714 15.3 54,088 3 5 12 3,686 15.4 53,578 0 1 5 10,028 15.0 510
September 2020 3 6 14 6,518 16.3 115,790 3 4 10 2,997 15.7 55,360 0 2 4 3,521 17.8 60,430
October 2020 3 4 11 4,661 15.5 78,580 1 0 7 2,546 21.7 67,300 2 4 4 2,115 4.8 11,280
November 2020 5 8 12 3,046 14.7 59,790 3 7 10 2,856 14.9 57,290 2 1 2 190 13.5 2,500
December 2020 2 3 6 529 12.5 8,140 1 1 4 415 14.3 6,790 1 2 2 114 9.0 1,350
January 2021 0 1 3 325 19.7 6,470 0 1 3 325 19.7 6,470
February 2021 2 1 4 367 13.5 6,585 1 1 3 309 13.3 5,775 1 0 1 58 14.0 810
March 2021 15 13 18 10,648 6.2 26,698 10 8 12 1,436 7.9 12,488 5 5 6 9,212 2.8 14,210
April 2021 14 14 19 82,528 6.5 74,060 2 2 6 2,681 15.2 22,140 12 12 13 79,847 2.5 51,920
May 2021 16 3 20 98,827 5.9 170,104 4 2 7 3,051 13.4 41,804 12 1 13 95,776 1.8 128,300

Legend: The dash () symbol indicates missing data.

Note: Work stoppage data cover strikes and lockouts that amount to 10 or more person-days not worked. Work Stoppages data is up to date until May 2021, except bargaining units with less than 500 employees in Ontario up to March 2021. For additional information, please see the Technical notes.

Source: Strategic Policy, Analysis, and Workplace Information Directorate, Labour Program, Employment and Social Development Canada.

Jurisdiction

All jurisdictions
All sectors Private sector Public sector
Work stoppages started in specified period Work stoppages terminated in specified period Work stoppages in effect in specified period Maximum number of workers involved in work stoppages Duration of work stoppages in days (average) (Avg) Person-days not worked Work stoppages started in specified period Work stoppages terminated in specified period Work stoppages in effect in specified period Maximum number of workers involved in work stoppages Duration of work stoppages in days (average) (Avg) Person-days not worked Work stoppages started in specified period Work stoppages terminated in specified period Work stoppages in effect in specified period Maximum number of workers involved in work stoppages Duration of work stoppages in days (average) (Avg) Person-days not worked
June 2020 7 3 12 10,660 71.7 20,342 6 2 10 648 85.5 20,322 1 1 2 10,012 2.5 20
July 2020 10 4 19 12,396 14.7 26,616 6 4 14 2,368 13.9 26,076 4 0 5 10,028 17.0 540
August 2020 3 7 18 13,774 15.5 55,228 3 6 13 3,746 15.7 54,718 0 1 5 10,028 15.0 510
September 2020 5 6 16 6,598 14.6 115,980 5 4 12 3,077 13.6 55,550 0 2 4 3,521 17.8 60,430
October 2020 3 4 13 4,741 16.5 80,340 1 0 9 2,626 21.8 69,060 2 4 4 2,115 4.8 11,280
November 2020 7 10 16 3,523 13.8 66,490 5 9 14 3,333 13.9 63,990 2 1 2 190 13.5 2,500
December 2020 2 3 8 926 14.9 17,270 1 1 6 812 16.8 15,920 1 2 2 114 9.0 1,350
January 2021 1 2 6 731 18.0 11,160 1 2 6 731 18.0 11,160
February 2021 6 1 10 768 12.0 9,295 5 1 9 710 11.8 8,485 1 0 1 58 14.0 810
March 2021 15 14 24 11,049 10.3 35,888 10 9 18 1,837 12.8 21,678 5 5 6 9,212 2.8 14,210
April 2021 18 16 28 84,018 8.3 77,840 5 4 14 4,148 14.0 25,850 13 12 14 79,870 2.6 51,990
May 2021 16 3 24 98,895 8.3 171,494 4 2 10 3,096 15.3 42,684 12 1 14 95,799 3.2 128,810

Legend: The dash () symbol indicates missing data.

Note: Work stoppage data cover strikes and lockouts that amount to 10 or more person-days not worked. Work Stoppages data is up to date until May 2021, except bargaining units with less than 500 employees in Ontario up to March 2021. For additional information, please see the Technical notes.

Source: Strategic Policy, Analysis, and Workplace Information Directorate, Labour Program, Employment and Social Development Canada.

Federal jurisdiction
All sectors Private sector Public sector
Work stoppages started in specified period Work stoppages terminated in specified period Work stoppages in effect in specified period Maximum number of workers involved in work stoppages Duration of work stoppages in days (average) (Avg) Person-days not worked Work stoppages started in specified period Work stoppages terminated in specified period Work stoppages in effect in specified period Maximum number of workers involved in work stoppages Duration of work stoppages in days (average) (Avg) Person-days not worked Work stoppages started in specified period Work stoppages terminated in specified period Work stoppages in effect in specified period Maximum number of workers involved in work stoppages Duration of work stoppages in days (average) (Avg) Person-days not worked
June 2020 0 0 1 238 22.0 5,240 0 0 1 238 22.0 5,240
July 2020 2 0 3 1,526 10.0 12,310 2 0 3 1,526 10.0 12,310
August 2020 0 2 3 1,526 17.0 27,120 0 2 3 1,526 17.0 27,120
September 2020 0 0 1 238 22.0 5,240 0 0 1 238 22.0 5,240
October 2020 0 0 1 238 22.0 5,240 0 0 1 238 22.0 5,240
November 2020 0 0 1 238 21.0 5,000 0 0 1 238 21.0 5,000
December 2020 0 0 1 238 21.0 5,000 0 0 1 238 21.0 5,000
January 2021 0 0 1 238 20.0 4,760 0 0 1 238 20.0 4,760
February 2021 0 0 1 238 20.0 4,760 0 0 1 238 20.0 4,760
March 2021 0 0 1 238 23.0 5,470 0 0 1 238 23.0 5,470
April 2021 0 0 1 238 21.0 5,000 0 0 1 238 21.0 5,000
May 2021 0 0 1 238 20.0 4,760 0 0 1 238 20.0 4,760

Legend: The dash () symbol indicates missing data.

Note: Work stoppage data cover strikes and lockouts that amount to 10 or more person-days not worked. Work Stoppages data is up to date until May 2021, except bargaining units with less than 500 employees in Ontario up to March 2021. For additional information, please see the Technical notes.

Source: Strategic Policy, Analysis, and Workplace Information Directorate, Labour Program, Employment and Social Development Canada.

Newfoundland and Labrador
All sectors Private sector Public sector
Work stoppages started in specified period Work stoppages terminated in specified period Work stoppages in effect in specified period Maximum number of workers involved in work stoppages Duration of work stoppages in days (average) (Avg) Person-days not worked Work stoppages started in specified period Work stoppages terminated in specified period Work stoppages in effect in specified period Maximum number of workers involved in work stoppages Duration of work stoppages in days (average) (Avg) Person-days not worked Work stoppages started in specified period Work stoppages terminated in specified period Work stoppages in effect in specified period Maximum number of workers involved in work stoppages Duration of work stoppages in days (average) (Avg) Person-days not worked
June 2020
July 2020
August 2020 3 2 3 1,472 9.7 13,318 3 2 3 1,472 9.7 13,318
September 2020 0 0 1 1,400 29.0 40,600 0 0 1 1,400 29.0 40,600
October 2020 0 0 1 1,400 30.0 42,000 0 0 1 1,400 30.0 42,000
November 2020 0 1 1 1,400 29.0 40,600 0 1 1 1,400 29.0 40,600
December 2020
January 2021 1 0 1 9 17.0 150 1 0 1 9 17.0 150
February 2021 0 0 1 9 20.0 180 0 0 1 9 20.0 180
March 2021 0 0 1 9 23.0 210 0 0 1 9 23.0 210
April 2021 0 1 1 7 6.0 60 0 1 1 7 6.0 60
May 2021

Legend: The dash () symbol indicates missing data.

Note: Work stoppage data cover strikes and lockouts that amount to 10 or more person-days not worked. Work Stoppages data is up to date until May 2021, except bargaining units with less than 500 employees in Ontario up to March 2021. For additional information, please see the Technical notes.

Source: Strategic Policy, Analysis, and Workplace Information Directorate, Labour Program, Employment and Social Development Canada.

Prince Edward Island
All sectors Private sector Public sector
Work stoppages started in specified period Work stoppages terminated in specified period Work stoppages in effect in specified period Maximum number of workers involved in work stoppages Duration of work stoppages in days (average) (Avg) Person-days not worked Work stoppages started in specified period Work stoppages terminated in specified period Work stoppages in effect in specified period Maximum number of workers involved in work stoppages Duration of work stoppages in days (average) (Avg) Person-days not worked Work stoppages started in specified period Work stoppages terminated in specified period Work stoppages in effect in specified period Maximum number of workers involved in work stoppages Duration of work stoppages in days (average) (Avg) Person-days not worked
June 2020
July 2020
August 2020
September 2020
October 2020
November 2020
December 2020
January 2021
February 2021
March 2021
April 2021
May 2021

Legend: The dash () symbol indicates missing data.

Note: Work stoppage data cover strikes and lockouts that amount to 10 or more person-days not worked. Work Stoppages data is up to date until May 2021, except bargaining units with less than 500 employees in Ontario up to March 2021. For additional information, please see the Technical notes.

Source: Strategic Policy, Analysis, and Workplace Information Directorate, Labour Program, Employment and Social Development Canada.

Nova Scotia
All sectors Private sector Public sector
Work stoppages started in specified period Work stoppages terminated in specified period Work stoppages in effect in specified period Maximum number of workers involved in work stoppages Duration of work stoppages in days (average) (Avg) Person-days not worked Work stoppages started in specified period Work stoppages terminated in specified period Work stoppages in effect in specified period Maximum number of workers involved in work stoppages Duration of work stoppages in days (average) (Avg) Person-days not worked Work stoppages started in specified period Work stoppages terminated in specified period Work stoppages in effect in specified period Maximum number of workers involved in work stoppages Duration of work stoppages in days (average) (Avg) Person-days not worked
June 2020
July 2020
August 2020
September 2020
October 2020
November 2020
December 2020
January 2021
February 2021
March 2021
April 2021
May 2021

Legend: The dash () symbol indicates missing data.

Note: Work stoppage data cover strikes and lockouts that amount to 10 or more person-days not worked. Work Stoppages data is up to date until May 2021, except bargaining units with less than 500 employees in Ontario up to March 2021. For additional information, please see the Technical notes.

Source: Strategic Policy, Analysis, and Workplace Information Directorate, Labour Program, Employment and Social Development Canada.

New Brunswick
All sectors Private sector Public sector
Work stoppages started in specified period Work stoppages terminated in specified period Work stoppages in effect in specified period Maximum number of workers involved in work stoppages Duration of work stoppages in days (average) (Avg) Person-days not worked Work stoppages started in specified period Work stoppages terminated in specified period Work stoppages in effect in specified period Maximum number of workers involved in work stoppages Duration of work stoppages in days (average) (Avg) Person-days not worked Work stoppages started in specified period Work stoppages terminated in specified period Work stoppages in effect in specified period Maximum number of workers involved in work stoppages Duration of work stoppages in days (average) (Avg) Person-days not worked
June 2020 0 0 1 21 22.0 462 0 0 1 21 22.0 462
July 2020 0 1 1 21 22.0 462 0 1 1 21 22.0 462
August 2020
September 2020
October 2020
November 2020
December 2020
January 2021
February 2021
March 2021
April 2021
May 2021

Legend: The dash () symbol indicates missing data.

Note: Work stoppage data cover strikes and lockouts that amount to 10 or more person-days not worked. Work Stoppages data is up to date until May 2021, except bargaining units with less than 500 employees in Ontario up to March 2021. For additional information, please see the Technical notes.

Source: Strategic Policy, Analysis, and Workplace Information Directorate, Labour Program, Employment and Social Development Canada.

Quebec
All sectors Private sector Public sector
Work stoppages started in specified period Work stoppages terminated in specified period Work stoppages in effect in specified period Maximum number of workers involved in work stoppages Duration of work stoppages in days (average) (Avg) Person-days not worked Work stoppages started in specified period Work stoppages terminated in specified period Work stoppages in effect in specified period Maximum number of workers involved in work stoppages Duration of work stoppages in days (average) (Avg) Person-days not worked Work stoppages started in specified period Work stoppages terminated in specified period Work stoppages in effect in specified period Maximum number of workers involved in work stoppages Duration of work stoppages in days (average) (Avg) Person-days not worked
June 2020 2 1 4 10,041 3.0 90 1 0 2 29 3.5 70 1 1 2 10,012 2.5 20
July 2020 6 0 9 10,493 16.8 7,210 2 0 4 465 16.5 6,670 4 0 5 10,028 17.0 540
August 2020 0 1 9 10,493 16.1 10,160 0 0 4 465 17.5 9,650 0 1 5 10,028 15.0 510
September 2020 3 6 11 4,778 12.2 67,050 3 4 7 1,257 9.0 6,620 0 2 4 3,521 17.8 60,430
October 2020 1 2 6 821 13.2 17,540 1 0 4 806 17.3 17,460 0 2 2 15 5.0 80
November 2020 4 6 8 1,453 10.9 14,660 4 6 8 1,453 10.9 14,660
December 2020 1 1 3 431 15.0 9,160 0 0 2 397 22.0 9,130 1 1 1 34 1.0 30
January 2021 0 1 2 397 16.0 4,540 0 1 2 397 16.0 4,540
February 2021 1 1 2 35 11.0 345 1 1 2 35 11.0 345
March 2021 12 11 13 7,396 4.5 8,358 8 7 9 542 6.1 1,628 4 4 4 6,854 1.0 6,730
April 2021 14 14 16 80,704 4.0 35,600 2 2 4 2,057 13.0 8,880 12 12 12 78,647 1.0 26,720
May 2021 15 2 17 97,250 4.0 152,944 3 2 5 2,674 10.6 34,244 12 0 12 94,576 1.3 118,700

Legend: The dash () symbol indicates missing data.

Note: Work stoppage data cover strikes and lockouts that amount to 10 or more person-days not worked. Work Stoppages data is up to date until May 2021, except bargaining units with less than 500 employees in Ontario up to March 2021. For additional information, please see the Technical notes.

Source: Strategic Policy, Analysis, and Workplace Information Directorate, Labour Program, Employment and Social Development Canada.

Ontario
All sectors Private sector Public sector
Work stoppages started in specified period Work stoppages terminated in specified period Work stoppages in effect in specified period Maximum number of workers involved in work stoppages Duration of work stoppages in days (average) (Avg) Person-days not worked Work stoppages started in specified period Work stoppages terminated in specified period Work stoppages in effect in specified period Maximum number of workers involved in work stoppages Duration of work stoppages in days (average) (Avg) Person-days not worked Work stoppages started in specified period Work stoppages terminated in specified period Work stoppages in effect in specified period Maximum number of workers involved in work stoppages Duration of work stoppages in days (average) (Avg) Person-days not worked
June 2020 3 1 3 231 10.0 1,780 3 1 3 231 10.0 1,780
July 2020 2 3 4 243 8.0 4,084 2 3 4 243 8.0 4,084
August 2020 0 1 1 170 14.0 2,380 0 1 1 170 14.0 2,380
September 2020
October 2020 1 1 1 1,300 8.0 10,400 1 1 1 1,300 8.0 10,400
November 2020 3 2 3 250 12.3 3,030 1 1 1 60 10.0 530 2 1 2 190 13.5 2,500
December 2020 0 1 1 80 17.0 1,320 0 1 1 80 17.0 1,320
January 2021
February 2021 4 0 4 428 9.3 2,990 3 0 3 370 7.7 2,180 1 0 1 58 14.0 810
March 2021 1 2 5 778 16.2 10,100 1 1 4 720 17.8 9,520 0 1 1 58 10.0 580
April 2021 0 0 3 420 24.7 9,440 0 0 3 420 24.7 9,440
May 2021

Legend: The dash () symbol indicates missing data.

Note: Work stoppage data cover strikes and lockouts that amount to 10 or more person-days not worked. Work Stoppages data is up to date until May 2021, except bargaining units with less than 500 employees in Ontario up to March 2021. For additional information, please see the Technical notes.

Source: Strategic Policy, Analysis, and Workplace Information Directorate, Labour Program, Employment and Social Development Canada.

Manitoba
All sectors Private sector Public sector
Work stoppages started in specified period Work stoppages terminated in specified period Work stoppages in effect in specified period Maximum number of workers involved in work stoppages Duration of work stoppages in days (average) (Avg) Person-days not worked Work stoppages started in specified period Work stoppages terminated in specified period Work stoppages in effect in specified period Maximum number of workers involved in work stoppages Duration of work stoppages in days (average) (Avg) Person-days not worked Work stoppages started in specified period Work stoppages terminated in specified period Work stoppages in effect in specified period Maximum number of workers involved in work stoppages Duration of work stoppages in days (average) (Avg) Person-days not worked
June 2020 1 0 1 60 7.0 420 1 0 1 60 7.0 420
July 2020 0 0 1 60 23.0 1,380 0 0 1 60 23.0 1,380
August 2020 0 1 1 60 19.0 1,140 0 1 1 60 19.0 1,140
September 2020 2 0 2 129 13.5 1,920 2 0 2 129 13.5 1,920
October 2020 0 0 2 129 26.5 3,190 0 0 2 129 26.5 3,190
November 2020 0 1 2 129 13.0 2,090 0 1 2 129 13.0 2,090
December 2020 0 1 1 90 3.0 270 0 1 1 90 3.0 270
January 2021
February 2021
March 2021 1 0 1 2,300 3.0 6,900 1 0 1 2,300 3.0 6,900
April 2021 1 0 2 1,223 12.0 25,270 1 0 2 1,223 12.0 25,270
May 2021 0 1 2 1,223 15.0 10,110 0 1 2 1,223 15.0 10,110

Legend: The dash () symbol indicates missing data.

Note: Work stoppage data cover strikes and lockouts that amount to 10 or more person-days not worked. Work Stoppages data is up to date until May 2021, except bargaining units with less than 500 employees in Ontario up to March 2021. For additional information, please see the Technical notes.

Source: Strategic Policy, Analysis, and Workplace Information Directorate, Labour Program, Employment and Social Development Canada.

Saskatchewan
All sectors Private sector Public sector
Work stoppages started in specified period Work stoppages terminated in specified period Work stoppages in effect in specified period Maximum number of workers involved in work stoppages Duration of work stoppages in days (average) (Avg) Person-days not worked Work stoppages started in specified period Work stoppages terminated in specified period Work stoppages in effect in specified period Maximum number of workers involved in work stoppages Duration of work stoppages in days (average) (Avg) Person-days not worked Work stoppages started in specified period Work stoppages terminated in specified period Work stoppages in effect in specified period Maximum number of workers involved in work stoppages Duration of work stoppages in days (average) (Avg) Person-days not worked
June 2020 0 1 1 16 765.0 12,240 0 1 1 16 765.0 12,240
July 2020
August 2020
September 2020
October 2020
November 2020
December 2020
January 2021
February 2021
March 2021
April 2021
May 2021

Legend: The dash () symbol indicates missing data.

Note: Work stoppage data cover strikes and lockouts that amount to 10 or more person-days not worked. Work Stoppages data is up to date until May 2021, except bargaining units with less than 500 employees in Ontario up to March 2021. For additional information, please see the Technical notes.

Source: Strategic Policy, Analysis, and Workplace Information Directorate, Labour Program, Employment and Social Development Canada.

Alberta
All sectors Private sector Public sector
Work stoppages started in specified period Work stoppages terminated in specified period Work stoppages in effect in specified period Maximum number of workers involved in work stoppages Duration of work stoppages in days (average) (Avg) Person-days not worked Work stoppages started in specified period Work stoppages terminated in specified period Work stoppages in effect in specified period Maximum number of workers involved in work stoppages Duration of work stoppages in days (average) (Avg) Person-days not worked Work stoppages started in specified period Work stoppages terminated in specified period Work stoppages in effect in specified period Maximum number of workers involved in work stoppages Duration of work stoppages in days (average) (Avg) Person-days not worked
June 2020 1 0 1 53 2.0 110 1 0 1 53 2.0 110
July 2020 0 0 1 53 22.0 1,170 0 0 1 53 22.0 1,170
August 2020 0 0 1 53 21.0 1,110 0 0 1 53 21.0 1,110
September 2020 0 0 1 53 22.0 1,170 0 0 1 53 22.0 1,170
October 2020 1 1 2 853 11.5 1,970 0 0 1 53 22.0 1,170 1 1 1 800 1.0 800
November 2020 0 0 1 53 21.0 1,110 0 0 1 53 21.0 1,110
December 2020 0 0 1 53 21.0 1,110 0 0 1 53 21.0 1,110
January 2021 0 0 1 53 20.0 1,060 0 0 1 53 20.0 1,060
February 2021 0 0 1 53 19.0 1,010 0 0 1 53 19.0 1,010
March 2021 1 1 2 323 18.0 4,730 1 1 2 323 18.0 4,730
April 2021 0 0 1 53 18.0 950 0 0 1 53 18.0 950
May 2021 0 0 1 53 20.0 1,060 0 0 1 53 20.0 1,060

Legend: The dash () symbol indicates missing data.

Note: Work stoppage data cover strikes and lockouts that amount to 10 or more person-days not worked. Work Stoppages data is up to date until May 2021, except bargaining units with less than 500 employees in Ontario up to March 2021. For additional information, please see the Technical notes.

Source: Strategic Policy, Analysis, and Workplace Information Directorate, Labour Program, Employment and Social Development Canada.

British Columbia
All sectors Private sector Public sector
Work stoppages started in specified period Work stoppages terminated in specified period Work stoppages in effect in specified period Maximum number of workers involved in work stoppages Duration of work stoppages in days (average) (Avg) Person-days not worked Work stoppages started in specified period Work stoppages terminated in specified period Work stoppages in effect in specified period Maximum number of workers involved in work stoppages Duration of work stoppages in days (average) (Avg) Person-days not worked Work stoppages started in specified period Work stoppages terminated in specified period Work stoppages in effect in specified period Maximum number of workers involved in work stoppages Duration of work stoppages in days (average) (Avg) Person-days not worked
June 2020
July 2020
August 2020
September 2020
October 2020
November 2020
December 2020 1 0 1 34 12.0 410 1 0 1 34 12.0 410
January 2021 0 1 1 34 19.0 650 0 1 1 34 19.0 650
February 2021 1 0 1 5 2.0 10 1 0 1 5 2.0 10
March 2021 0 0 1 5 23.0 120 0 0 1 5 23.0 120
April 2021 3 1 4 1,373 6.3 1,520 3 1 4 1,373 6.3 1,520
May 2021 1 0 3 131 20.0 2,620 1 0 3 131 20.0 2,620

Legend: The dash () symbol indicates missing data.

Note: Work stoppage data cover strikes and lockouts that amount to 10 or more person-days not worked. Work Stoppages data is up to date until May 2021, except bargaining units with less than 500 employees in Ontario up to March 2021. For additional information, please see the Technical notes.

Source: Strategic Policy, Analysis, and Workplace Information Directorate, Labour Program, Employment and Social Development Canada.

All territories
All sectors Private sector Public sector
Work stoppages started in specified period Work stoppages terminated in specified period Work stoppages in effect in specified period Maximum number of workers involved in work stoppages Duration of work stoppages in days (average) (Avg) Person-days not worked Work stoppages started in specified period Work stoppages terminated in specified period Work stoppages in effect in specified period Maximum number of workers involved in work stoppages Duration of work stoppages in days (average) (Avg) Person-days not worked Work stoppages started in specified period Work stoppages terminated in specified period Work stoppages in effect in specified period Maximum number of workers involved in work stoppages Duration of work stoppages in days (average) (Avg) Person-days not worked
June 2020
July 2020
August 2020
September 2020
October 2020
November 2020
December 2020
January 2021
February 2021
March 2021
April 2021
May 2021

Legend: The dash () symbol indicates missing data.

Note: Work stoppage data cover strikes and lockouts that amount to 10 or more person-days not worked. Work Stoppages data is up to date until May 2021, except bargaining units with less than 500 employees in Ontario up to March 2021. For additional information, please see the Technical notes.

Source: Strategic Policy, Analysis, and Workplace Information Directorate, Labour Program, Employment and Social Development Canada.

Multiple provincial jurisdiction
All sectors Private sector Public sector
Work stoppages started in specified period Work stoppages terminated in specified period Work stoppages in effect in specified period Maximum number of workers involved in work stoppages Duration of work stoppages in days (average) (Avg) Person-days not worked Work stoppages started in specified period Work stoppages terminated in specified period Work stoppages in effect in specified period Maximum number of workers involved in work stoppages Duration of work stoppages in days (average) (Avg) Person-days not worked Work stoppages started in specified period Work stoppages terminated in specified period Work stoppages in effect in specified period Maximum number of workers involved in work stoppages Duration of work stoppages in days (average) (Avg) Person-days not worked
June 2020
July 2020
August 2020
September 2020
October 2020
November 2020
December 2020
January 2021
February 2021
March 2021
April 2021
May 2021

Legend: The dash () symbol indicates missing data.

Note: Work stoppage data cover strikes and lockouts that amount to 10 or more person-days not worked. Work Stoppages data is up to date until May 2021, except bargaining units with less than 500 employees in Ontario up to March 2021. For additional information, please see the Technical notes.

Source: Strategic Policy, Analysis, and Workplace Information Directorate, Labour Program, Employment and Social Development Canada.

Industry

All industries
All sectors Private sector Public sector
Work stoppages started in specified period Work stoppages terminated in specified period Work stoppages in effect in specified period Maximum number of workers involved in work stoppages Duration of work stoppages in days (average) (Avg) Person-days not worked Work stoppages started in specified period Work stoppages terminated in specified period Work stoppages in effect in specified period Maximum number of workers involved in work stoppages Duration of work stoppages in days (average) (Avg) Person-days not worked Work stoppages started in specified period Work stoppages terminated in specified period Work stoppages in effect in specified period Maximum number of workers involved in work stoppages Duration of work stoppages in days (average) (Avg) Person-days not worked
June 2020 7 3 12 10,660 71.7 20,342 6 2 10 648 85.5 20,322 1 1 2 10,012 2.5 20
July 2020 10 4 19 12,396 14.7 26,616 6 4 14 2,368 13.9 26,076 4 0 5 10,028 17.0 540
August 2020 3 7 18 13,774 15.5 55,228 3 6 13 3,746 15.7 54,718 0 1 5 10,028 15.0 510
September 2020 5 6 16 6,598 14.6 115,980 5 4 12 3,077 13.6 55,550 0 2 4 3,521 17.8 60,430
October 2020 3 4 13 4,741 16.5 80,340 1 0 9 2,626 21.8 69,060 2 4 4 2,115 4.8 11,280
November 2020 7 10 16 3,523 13.8 66,490 5 9 14 3,333 13.9 63,990 2 1 2 190 13.5 2,500
December 2020 2 3 8 926 14.9 17,270 1 1 6 812 16.8 15,920 1 2 2 114 9.0 1,350
January 2021 1 2 6 731 18.0 11,160 1 2 6 731 18.0 11,160
February 2021 6 1 10 768 12.0 9,295 5 1 9 710 11.8 8,485 1 0 1 58 14.0 810
March 2021 15 14 24 11,049 10.3 35,888 10 9 18 1,837 12.8 21,678 5 5 6 9,212 2.8 14,210
April 2021 18 16 28 84,018 8.3 77,840 5 4 14 4,148 14.0 25,850 13 12 14 79,870 2.6 51,990
May 2021 16 3 24 98,895 8.3 171,494 4 2 10 3,096 15.3 42,684 12 1 14 95,799 3.2 128,810

Legend: The dash () symbol indicates missing data.

Note: Work stoppage data cover strikes and lockouts that amount to 10 or more person-days not worked. Work Stoppages data is up to date until May 2021, except bargaining units with less than 500 employees in Ontario up to March 2021. For additional information, please see the Technical notes.

Source: Strategic Policy, Analysis, and Workplace Information Directorate, Labour Program, Employment and Social Development Canada.

Primary industries
All sectors Private sector Public sector
Work stoppages started in specified period Work stoppages terminated in specified period Work stoppages in effect in specified period Maximum number of workers involved in work stoppages Duration of work stoppages in days (average) (Avg) Person-days not worked Work stoppages started in specified period Work stoppages terminated in specified period Work stoppages in effect in specified period Maximum number of workers involved in work stoppages Duration of work stoppages in days (average) (Avg) Person-days not worked Work stoppages started in specified period Work stoppages terminated in specified period Work stoppages in effect in specified period Maximum number of workers involved in work stoppages Duration of work stoppages in days (average) (Avg) Person-days not worked
June 2020
July 2020
August 2020
September 2020
October 2020
November 2020
December 2020
January 2021
February 2021
March 2021
April 2021
May 2021

Legend: The dash () symbol indicates missing data.

Note: Work stoppage data cover strikes and lockouts that amount to 10 or more person-days not worked. Work Stoppages data is up to date until May 2021, except bargaining units with less than 500 employees in Ontario up to March 2021. For additional information, please see the Technical notes.

Source: Strategic Policy, Analysis, and Workplace Information Directorate, Labour Program, Employment and Social Development Canada.

Utilities
All sectors Private sector Public sector
Work stoppages started in specified period Work stoppages terminated in specified period Work stoppages in effect in specified period Maximum number of workers involved in work stoppages Duration of work stoppages in days (average) (Avg) Person-days not worked Work stoppages started in specified period Work stoppages terminated in specified period Work stoppages in effect in specified period Maximum number of workers involved in work stoppages Duration of work stoppages in days (average) (Avg) Person-days not worked Work stoppages started in specified period Work stoppages terminated in specified period Work stoppages in effect in specified period Maximum number of workers involved in work stoppages Duration of work stoppages in days (average) (Avg) Person-days not worked
June 2020
July 2020
August 2020
September 2020
October 2020
November 2020
December 2020
January 2021
February 2021
March 2021 1 0 1 2,300 3.0 6,900 1 0 1 2,300 3.0 6,900
April 2021 0 0 1 1,200 21.0 25,200 0 0 1 1,200 21.0 25,200
May 2021 0 1 1 1,200 8.0 9,600 0 1 1 1,200 8.0 9,600

Legend: The dash () symbol indicates missing data.

Note: Work stoppage data cover strikes and lockouts that amount to 10 or more person-days not worked. Work Stoppages data is up to date until May 2021, except bargaining units with less than 500 employees in Ontario up to March 2021. For additional information, please see the Technical notes.

Source: Strategic Policy, Analysis, and Workplace Information Directorate, Labour Program, Employment and Social Development Canada.

Construction
All sectors Private sector Public sector
Work stoppages started in specified period Work stoppages terminated in specified period Work stoppages in effect in specified period Maximum number of workers involved in work stoppages Duration of work stoppages in days (average) (Avg) Person-days not worked Work stoppages started in specified period Work stoppages terminated in specified period Work stoppages in effect in specified period Maximum number of workers involved in work stoppages Duration of work stoppages in days (average) (Avg) Person-days not worked Work stoppages started in specified period Work stoppages terminated in specified period Work stoppages in effect in specified period Maximum number of workers involved in work stoppages Duration of work stoppages in days (average) (Avg) Person-days not worked
June 2020 0 0 1 238 22.0 5,240 0 0 1 238 22.0 5,240
July 2020 2 2 3 261 9.0 5,520 2 2 3 261 9.0 5,520
August 2020 0 0 1 238 21.0 5,000 0 0 1 238 21.0 5,000
September 2020 0 0 1 238 22.0 5,240 0 0 1 238 22.0 5,240
October 2020 0 0 1 238 22.0 5,240 0 0 1 238 22.0 5,240
November 2020 0 0 1 238 21.0 5,000 0 0 1 238 21.0 5,000
December 2020 0 0 1 238 21.0 5,000 0 0 1 238 21.0 5,000
January 2021 0 0 1 238 20.0 4,760 0 0 1 238 20.0 4,760
February 2021 0 0 1 238 20.0 4,760 0 0 1 238 20.0 4,760
March 2021 0 0 1 238 23.0 5,470 0 0 1 238 23.0 5,470
April 2021 1 0 2 261 11.0 5,020 1 0 2 261 11.0 5,020
May 2021 0 0 2 261 20.0 5,220 0 0 2 261 20.0 5,220

Legend: The dash () symbol indicates missing data.

Note: Work stoppage data cover strikes and lockouts that amount to 10 or more person-days not worked. Work Stoppages data is up to date until May 2021, except bargaining units with less than 500 employees in Ontario up to March 2021. For additional information, please see the Technical notes.

Source: Strategic Policy, Analysis, and Workplace Information Directorate, Labour Program, Employment and Social Development Canada.

Manufacturing
All sectors Private sector Public sector
Work stoppages started in specified period Work stoppages terminated in specified period Work stoppages in effect in specified period Maximum number of workers involved in work stoppages Duration of work stoppages in days (average) (Avg) Person-days not worked Work stoppages started in specified period Work stoppages terminated in specified period Work stoppages in effect in specified period Maximum number of workers involved in work stoppages Duration of work stoppages in days (average) (Avg) Person-days not worked Work stoppages started in specified period Work stoppages terminated in specified period Work stoppages in effect in specified period Maximum number of workers involved in work stoppages Duration of work stoppages in days (average) (Avg) Person-days not worked
June 2020 6 2 7 380 115.0 14,570 6 2 7 380 115.0 14,570
July 2020 1 1 6 783 18.3 13,064 1 1 6 783 18.3 13,064
August 2020 0 2 5 733 19.4 14,100 0 2 5 733 19.4 14,100
September 2020 2 2 5 583 7.6 3,200 2 2 5 583 7.6 3,200
October 2020 0 0 3 133 22.0 2,930 0 0 3 133 22.0 2,930
November 2020 4 5 7 460 10.6 3,410 4 5 7 460 10.6 3,410
December 2020 0 0 2 70 21.5 1,500 0 0 2 70 21.5 1,500
January 2021 0 0 2 70 20.5 1,420 0 0 2 70 20.5 1,420
February 2021 2 0 4 415 14.0 3,350 2 0 4 415 14.0 3,350
March 2021 4 4 8 1,137 14.0 14,308 4 4 8 1,137 14.0 14,308
April 2021 1 1 5 1,396 17.4 12,820 1 1 5 1,396 17.4 12,820
May 2021 3 1 5 2,718 12.2 35,194 3 1 5 2,718 12.2 35,194

Legend: The dash () symbol indicates missing data.

Note: Work stoppage data cover strikes and lockouts that amount to 10 or more person-days not worked. Work Stoppages data is up to date until May 2021, except bargaining units with less than 500 employees in Ontario up to March 2021. For additional information, please see the Technical notes.

Source: Strategic Policy, Analysis, and Workplace Information Directorate, Labour Program, Employment and Social Development Canada.

Wholesale and retail trade
All sectors Private sector Public sector
Work stoppages started in specified period Work stoppages terminated in specified period Work stoppages in effect in specified period Maximum number of workers involved in work stoppages Duration of work stoppages in days (average) (Avg) Person-days not worked Work stoppages started in specified period Work stoppages terminated in specified period Work stoppages in effect in specified period Maximum number of workers involved in work stoppages Duration of work stoppages in days (average) (Avg) Person-days not worked Work stoppages started in specified period Work stoppages terminated in specified period Work stoppages in effect in specified period Maximum number of workers involved in work stoppages Duration of work stoppages in days (average) (Avg) Person-days not worked
June 2020
July 2020
August 2020 1 0 1 1,400 9.0 12,600 1 0 1 1,400 9.0 12,600
September 2020 1 0 2 2,112 17.5 44,870 1 0 2 2,112 17.5 44,870
October 2020 1 0 3 2,126 18.3 57,700 1 0 3 2,126 18.3 57,700
November 2020 0 3 3 2,126 19.3 47,980 0 3 3 2,126 19.3 47,980
December 2020
January 2021 1 0 1 9 17.0 150 1 0 1 9 17.0 150
February 2021 0 0 1 9 20.0 180 0 0 1 9 20.0 180
March 2021 1 0 2 18 16.5 300 1 0 2 18 16.5 300
April 2021 0 1 2 16 14.0 260 0 1 2 16 14.0 260
May 2021 0 1 1 9 12.0 110 0 1 1 9 12.0 110

Legend: The dash () symbol indicates missing data.

Note: Work stoppage data cover strikes and lockouts that amount to 10 or more person-days not worked. Work Stoppages data is up to date until May 2021, except bargaining units with less than 500 employees in Ontario up to March 2021. For additional information, please see the Technical notes.

Source: Strategic Policy, Analysis, and Workplace Information Directorate, Labour Program, Employment and Social Development Canada.

Transportation
All sectors Private sector Public sector
Work stoppages started in specified period Work stoppages terminated in specified period Work stoppages in effect in specified period Maximum number of workers involved in work stoppages Duration of work stoppages in days (average) (Avg) Person-days not worked Work stoppages started in specified period Work stoppages terminated in specified period Work stoppages in effect in specified period Maximum number of workers involved in work stoppages Duration of work stoppages in days (average) (Avg) Person-days not worked Work stoppages started in specified period Work stoppages terminated in specified period Work stoppages in effect in specified period Maximum number of workers involved in work stoppages Duration of work stoppages in days (average) (Avg) Person-days not worked
June 2020
July 2020 2 0 2 1,288 3.5 6,840 2 0 2 1,288 3.5 6,840
August 2020 2 4 4 1,360 12.5 22,838 2 4 4 1,360 12.5 22,838
September 2020 1 0 1 90 17.0 1,530 1 0 1 90 17.0 1,530
October 2020 0 0 1 90 22.0 1,980 0 0 1 90 22.0 1,980
November 2020 0 0 1 90 21.0 1,890 0 0 1 90 21.0 1,890
December 2020 0 1 1 90 3.0 270 0 1 1 90 3.0 270
January 2021
February 2021 2 1 2 23 1.5 15 2 1 2 23 1.5 15
March 2021 0 0 1 5 23.0 120 0 0 1 5 23.0 120
April 2021 1 1 2 1,105 13.0 5,610 1 1 2 1,105 13.0 5,610
May 2021 0 0 1 5 20.0 100 0 0 1 5 20.0 100

Legend: The dash () symbol indicates missing data.

Note: Work stoppage data cover strikes and lockouts that amount to 10 or more person-days not worked. Work Stoppages data is up to date until May 2021, except bargaining units with less than 500 employees in Ontario up to March 2021. For additional information, please see the Technical notes.

Source: Strategic Policy, Analysis, and Workplace Information Directorate, Labour Program, Employment and Social Development Canada.

Information and culture
All sectors Private sector Public sector
Work stoppages started in specified period Work stoppages terminated in specified period Work stoppages in effect in specified period Maximum number of workers involved in work stoppages Duration of work stoppages in days (average) (Avg) Person-days not worked Work stoppages started in specified period Work stoppages terminated in specified period Work stoppages in effect in specified period Maximum number of workers involved in work stoppages Duration of work stoppages in days (average) (Avg) Person-days not worked Work stoppages started in specified period Work stoppages terminated in specified period Work stoppages in effect in specified period Maximum number of workers involved in work stoppages Duration of work stoppages in days (average) (Avg) Person-days not worked
June 2020
July 2020
August 2020
September 2020
October 2020
November 2020
December 2020
January 2021
February 2021
March 2021
April 2021
May 2021

Legend: The dash () symbol indicates missing data.

Note: Work stoppage data cover strikes and lockouts that amount to 10 or more person-days not worked. Work Stoppages data is up to date until May 2021, except bargaining units with less than 500 employees in Ontario up to March 2021. For additional information, please see the Technical notes.

Source: Strategic Policy, Analysis, and Workplace Information Directorate, Labour Program, Employment and Social Development Canada.

Finance and professional services
All sectors Private sector Public sector
Work stoppages started in specified period Work stoppages terminated in specified period Work stoppages in effect in specified period Maximum number of workers involved in work stoppages Duration of work stoppages in days (average) (Avg) Person-days not worked Work stoppages started in specified period Work stoppages terminated in specified period Work stoppages in effect in specified period Maximum number of workers involved in work stoppages Duration of work stoppages in days (average) (Avg) Person-days not worked Work stoppages started in specified period Work stoppages terminated in specified period Work stoppages in effect in specified period Maximum number of workers involved in work stoppages Duration of work stoppages in days (average) (Avg) Person-days not worked
June 2020 0 0 1 21 22.0 462 0 0 1 21 22.0 462
July 2020 0 1 1 21 22.0 462 0 1 1 21 22.0 462
August 2020
September 2020
October 2020
November 2020
December 2020 1 0 1 34 12.0 410 1 0 1 34 12.0 410
January 2021 0 1 1 34 19.0 650 0 1 1 34 19.0 650
February 2021
March 2021 5 5 5 414 3.4 900 5 5 5 414 3.4 900
April 2021
May 2021

Legend: The dash () symbol indicates missing data.

Note: Work stoppage data cover strikes and lockouts that amount to 10 or more person-days not worked. Work Stoppages data is up to date until May 2021, except bargaining units with less than 500 employees in Ontario up to March 2021. For additional information, please see the Technical notes.

Source: Strategic Policy, Analysis, and Workplace Information Directorate, Labour Program, Employment and Social Development Canada.

Education, health, and social services
All sectors Private sector Public sector
Work stoppages started in specified period Work stoppages terminated in specified period Work stoppages in effect in specified period Maximum number of workers involved in work stoppages Duration of work stoppages in days (average) (Avg) Person-days not worked Work stoppages started in specified period Work stoppages terminated in specified period Work stoppages in effect in specified period Maximum number of workers involved in work stoppages Duration of work stoppages in days (average) (Avg) Person-days not worked Work stoppages started in specified period Work stoppages terminated in specified period Work stoppages in effect in specified period Maximum number of workers involved in work stoppages Duration of work stoppages in days (average) (Avg) Person-days not worked
June 2020 0 0 2 10,009 3.0 50 0 0 1 9 6.0 50 0 0 1 10,000 0.0 0
July 2020 5 0 7 10,043 16.3 730 1 0 2 15 14.5 190 4 0 5 10,028 17.0 540
August 2020 0 1 7 10,043 14.6 690 0 0 2 15 13.5 180 0 1 5 10,028 15.0 510
September 2020 0 4 6 3,536 18.7 60,750 0 2 2 15 20.5 320 0 2 4 3,521 17.8 60,430
October 2020 2 4 4 2,115 4.8 11,280 2 4 4 2,115 4.8 11,280
November 2020 2 1 2 190 13.5 2,500 2 1 2 190 13.5 2,500
December 2020 0 1 1 80 17.0 1,320 0 1 1 80 17.0 1,320
January 2021
February 2021
March 2021 4 4 4 6,854 1.0 6,730 4 4 4 6,854 1.0 6,730
April 2021 13 12 13 78,670 1.2 26,790 13 12 13 78,670 1.2 26,790
May 2021 12 0 13 94,599 2.8 119,210 12 0 13 94,599 2.8 119,210

Legend: The dash () symbol indicates missing data.

Note: Work stoppage data cover strikes and lockouts that amount to 10 or more person-days not worked. Work Stoppages data is up to date until May 2021, except bargaining units with less than 500 employees in Ontario up to March 2021. For additional information, please see the Technical notes.

Source: Strategic Policy, Analysis, and Workplace Information Directorate, Labour Program, Employment and Social Development Canada.

Entertainment and hospitality
All sectors Private sector Public sector
Work stoppages started in specified period Work stoppages terminated in specified period Work stoppages in effect in specified period Maximum number of workers involved in work stoppages Duration of work stoppages in days (average) (Avg) Person-days not worked Work stoppages started in specified period Work stoppages terminated in specified period Work stoppages in effect in specified period Maximum number of workers involved in work stoppages Duration of work stoppages in days (average) (Avg) Person-days not worked Work stoppages started in specified period Work stoppages terminated in specified period Work stoppages in effect in specified period Maximum number of workers involved in work stoppages Duration of work stoppages in days (average) (Avg) Person-days not worked
June 2020
July 2020
August 2020
September 2020 1 0 1 39 10.0 390 1 0 1 39 10.0 390
October 2020 0 0 1 39 31.0 1,210 0 0 1 39 31.0 1,210
November 2020 1 1 2 419 10.0 5,710 1 1 2 419 10.0 5,710
December 2020 0 0 1 380 22.0 8,740 0 0 1 380 22.0 8,740
January 2021 0 1 1 380 11.0 4,180 0 1 1 380 11.0 4,180
February 2021 1 0 1 25 7.0 180 1 0 1 25 7.0 180
March 2021 0 0 1 25 23.0 580 0 0 1 25 23.0 580
April 2021 2 1 3 1,370 11.0 2,140 2 1 3 1,370 11.0 2,140
May 2021 1 0 1 103 20.0 2,060 1 0 1 103 20.0 2,060

Legend: The dash () symbol indicates missing data.

Note: Work stoppage data cover strikes and lockouts that amount to 10 or more person-days not worked. Work Stoppages data is up to date until May 2021, except bargaining units with less than 500 employees in Ontario up to March 2021. For additional information, please see the Technical notes.

Source: Strategic Policy, Analysis, and Workplace Information Directorate, Labour Program, Employment and Social Development Canada.

Public administration
All sectors Private sector Public sector
Work stoppages started in specified period Work stoppages terminated in specified period Work stoppages in effect in specified period Maximum number of workers involved in work stoppages Duration of work stoppages in days (average) (Avg) Person-days not worked Work stoppages started in specified period Work stoppages terminated in specified period Work stoppages in effect in specified period Maximum number of workers involved in work stoppages Duration of work stoppages in days (average) (Avg) Person-days not worked Work stoppages started in specified period Work stoppages terminated in specified period Work stoppages in effect in specified period Maximum number of workers involved in work stoppages Duration of work stoppages in days (average) (Avg) Person-days not worked
June 2020 1 1 1 12 5.0 20 1 1 1 12 5.0 20
July 2020
August 2020
September 2020
October 2020
November 2020
December 2020 1 1 1 34 1.0 30 1 1 1 34 1.0 30
January 2021
February 2021 1 0 1 58 14.0 810 1 0 1 58 14.0 810
March 2021 0 1 1 58 10.0 580 0 1 1 58 10.0 580
April 2021
May 2021

Legend: The dash () symbol indicates missing data.

Note: Work stoppage data cover strikes and lockouts that amount to 10 or more person-days not worked. Work Stoppages data is up to date until May 2021, except bargaining units with less than 500 employees in Ontario up to March 2021. For additional information, please see the Technical notes.

Source: Strategic Policy, Analysis, and Workplace Information Directorate, Labour Program, Employment and Social Development Canada.

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