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 3,600 jobs between June 2018 and July 2018. On a year-over-year basis, employment grew by 39,600 jobs or 1.7% in July. Over the same period, Canada's employment increased by 1.3% or by 245,900 jobs.
Full-time employment increased 2.0% in Alberta while part-time employment increased 0.8% on a year-over-year basis.