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 decreased by 1,800 jobs between March 2018 and April 2018. On a year-over-year basis, employment grew by 36,500 jobs or 1.6% in April. Over the same period, Canada's employment increased by 1.5% or by 278,300 jobs.
Full-time employment increased 2.6% in Alberta while part-time employment decreased 2.9% on a year-over-year basis.