Windsor-Essex County Association of REALTORS®

Windsor Employment Trends

The unemployment rate in Windsor was 8.3% at the end of February 2020, unchanged from the previous month but still at the highest level in more than four years.

The number of full-time jobs was up from the end of the previous month.

There were 2,200 more full-time jobs in February 2020 compared to a month earlier. A loss of 200 part-time positions led to an increase of 2,000 total jobs in February.

Full-time job gains occurred mainly in agriculture, manufacturing, transportation & warehousing, the financial sector, prof., sci. & tech. services, education, healthcare, and public administration. 

These gains offset losses occurring mainly in construction, business & building services, and information & culture services.

* All figures are seasonally adjusted, 3-month moving averages. Seasonal adjustment removes normal seasonal fluctuations.