Unemployment Is At A 40-Year Low In Canada Thanks To Marijuana Legalization

Statistics Canada reported today that Canada’s unemployment is now the lowest it has been since the 1970’s. More than 94,000 new jobs opened up in November alone, in both the private and public sector. 

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TL;DR Statistics Canada has reported unemployment at a 40-year low and the legalization of marijuana is playing a huge part.

We were curious where all these jobs came until we read the report ourselves and it became clear: the legalization of marijuana in October is to thank for a large portion of these jobs. 

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Legalization created nearly 3,000 jobs in cannabis-related fields across the country (a 266% increase from the year before). The Labour Force Study counts private and public sector jobs, so this number

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