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Canadian Employment Insurance Claims Decline 1.2% in February

April 19 (Bloomberg) -- The number of Canadians receiving jobless benefits fell in February, Statistics Canada said.

The number of regular beneficiaries declined 1.2 percent to 552,790 on a seasonally adjusted basis, led by Quebec.

From the year-ago month, the total fell 11.8 percent, the Ottawa-based agency said today.

To contact the reporter on this story: Greg Quinn in Ottawa at gquinn1@bloomberg.net

To contact the editors responsible for this story: Christopher Wellisz at cwellisz@bloomberg.net; David Scanlan at dscanlan@bloomberg.net.

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