Net Migration

The difference between total migration into a region and migration out of the same region. Migration includes both international and inter-provincial migration.

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Analysis

PUBLISHED - Dec 16, 2016

In the third quarter of 2016, net migration into Alberta totaled 6,594, compared with a net inflow of 12,331 in the same quarter of 2015, which translates into a fall of 46.5%. Net inter-provincial migration into Alberta was -3,850 in the third quarter of 2016, down significantly from the positive inflow of 1,608 seen a year earlier. Net international migration was 10,444 in the third quarter of 2016, down slightly from the 10,723 net international migrants entering Alberta in the third quarter of 2015.