The number of people who worked for pay or profit, performed unpaid domestic work, or had a job but were not able to work due to legitimate absence. For this indicator seasonally adjusted estimates are shown.
Total employment in Alberta increased by 2,300 jobs between January 2018 and February 2018. On a year-over-year basis, employment grew by 45,000 jobs, or 2.0% in February. Over the same period, Canada's employment increased by 1.5% or by 282,500 jobs.
Full-time employment increased 3.4% in Alberta while part-time employment decreased 4.1% on a year-over-year basis.