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Canada adds 83,600 jobs in October, less than expected

OTTAWA, Nov 6 (Reuters) - Canada added 83,600 jobs in October, less than markets had anticipated, and the unemployment rate dipped to 8.9%, Statistics Canada data indicated on Friday.

Analysts in a Reuters poll had predicted a gain of 100,000 jobs and for the unemployment rate to fall to 8.8% from 9.0%.

Reporting by David Ljunggren Editing by Chizu Nomiyama

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