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Labour Market Notes
The Labour Market Notes documents contain analysis of the latest labour market data for Alberta, released monthly, on the same day as Statistics Canada’s Labour Force Survey.
The “Labour InSight” section covers a labour market topic in more detail. Beginning in October 2019, this section is usually published every other month.
- Labour Market Notes (August 2012 to current)
Alberta labour market indicators
|Year-over-year % change||-0.2%|
|Alberta unemployment rate (UR)||7.0%|
|Edmonton UR **||8.0%|
|Calgary UR **||7.1%|
|Average Weekly Earnings (AWE)||$1,185.35|
|Year-over-year % change||3.8%|
|Average hourly wage||$31.45|
|Year-over-year % change||0.7%|
|Job vacancy rate ***||2.6%|