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June 7, 2019

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Monthly comparison of labour force statistics (seasonally adjusted), including unemployment rates by region, major cities, age and gender, and employment rates by industry. Also compares the Alberta employment and unemployment rates to Canada and the provinces.


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June 7, 2019

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Highlights Information on monthly unemployment rate and workforce changes, broken down by regions. Also information on changes in Alberta's Aboriginal unemployment rate.


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August 21, 2017

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The 2015/2016 recession resulted in rapidly rising unemployment and a surge in the number of Employment Insurance (EI) beneficiaries in Alberta. Last year’s wildfires also led to a sharp increase in EI beneficiaries in the Wood Buffalo area. The Alberta economy is bouncing back from the recession...


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February 14, 2013

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According to Statistics Canada’s Labour Force Survey, employment rose 55,500 in Alberta in 2012 or by 2.7% from 2011, the highest provincial growth rate. Most of the employment gains were recorded in the Edmonton and Calgary regions. Alberta’s unemployment rate fell to a four-year low of 4.6%.