A position is considered "vacant" if it meets all three of the following conditions: a specific position exists; work could start within 30 days; and the employer is actively seeking employees from outside the organization to fill the position. Data is based on a three month moving average.
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PUBLISHED - Feb 23, 2017
In November 2016, the number of job vacancies in Alberta decreased by 31.4% from the same month in 2015 to 24,200 vacancies. Over the same time frame, Canadian vacancies decreased by 1.9% to 225,300. In November Alberta accounted for 10.7% of the total number of job vacancies in Canada.