PEI’s employment is at a historic high, reaching a new record of 75,800 Islanders working.
The latest monthly numbers from Statistics Canada show full time employment in Prince Edward Island has also matched a record set in 2014 , with 63,500 Islanders working.
Confidence is high on the Island as well. The CFIB finds Island small businesses have the highest level of confidence in Canada. According to the Business Barometer Index, about one third of employers are planning on hiring and most business owners say their firms are in a good state.
For anyone looking for work, there are 530 job listings on WorkPEI.ca right now, many with multiple vacancies