StatsCan flub prompts change in methodologyMeanwhile, consumer price index retrofit wraps upBy Sabrina Nanji09/02/2014|Canadian Labour Reporter|Last Updated: 09/02/2014 July’s jobs data was bleak — or so we thought. Statistics Canada initially released the Labour Force Survey in August as planned, but retracted the information, citing an error. Days later, the corrected jobs report was re-released, noting the Canadian economy added almost 42,000 jobs in July, as opposed to the originally reported 200 positions. Sylvie Michaud, director-general of education, labour and income statistics, said the agency is undergoing an internal review process, the report for which is due out in a few weeks. Included in it will be recommendations for new checks and balances to ensure another such error won’t happen again. To Read the Full Story, Subscribe or Sign In Remember Me Forgot Password If you are a current Subscriber, please click here to set-up or update your login information.