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Topics: Population and Demography Organizations: Finance and Enterprise (2008-2011)

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August 1, 2011

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Between 1996 and 2006, Alberta’s visible minority population increased three times faster than the overall population growth. As a result, the share of visible minorities in the province’s total population increased from 10 per cent to almost 14 per cent. This issue in the Demographic Spotlight...


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June 1, 2011

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After a 20-year-long downward trend in the 1980s and 1990s, total number of births in Alberta reached an inflection point in the early 2000s and rose steadily between 2000 and 2010. This issue in the Demographic Spotlight series looks at fertility trends in Alberta.


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March 1, 2011

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Between 2004 and 2006, Alberta’s economy expanded at an exceptionally rapid pace, attracting a record number of people to the province. The surge in oil sands investment and rapid growth in the Fort McMurray area helped create a perception that Fort McMurray was the main destination for migrants...


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December 1, 2010

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This issue in the Demographic Spotlight series looks at mortality trends in Alberta, by such variables as gender, age, economic region, and cause of death.


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July 1, 2010

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Family structure and size have important socioeconomic and policy implications. This issue in the Demographic Spotlight series highlights the structure and size of census families in Alberta and Canada.


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December 1, 2009

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The number of net international migrants in Alberta more than doubled from the 1970s to the first decade of the 21st century. This issue in the Demographic Spotlight series looks at trends and characteristics in international migration to the province during this period, including the origin and...


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September 1, 2009

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Interprovincial migration indicates the movement of people from one province to another. Alberta has demonstrated fluctuating patterns of net interprovincial migration. This issue in the Demographic Spotlight series looks at interprovincial migration trends for Alberta from 1972 to 2008.


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May 1, 2009

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Non-permanent residents are comprised of non-Canadians who have claimed refugee status or who hold a work or study permit, and the dependents who reside with them. Alberta has experienced a large inflow of net non-permanent residents in 2008 when compared to previous years. Higher numbers of...


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January 1, 2008

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the procedures outlined in this manual constitute general standard practices used in conducting a census of population, and are intended as guidelines only.