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 1,000 jobs between November and December 2019. On a year-over-year basis, employment decreased by 4,200 jobs or -0.2% in December. Over the same period, Canada's employment increased by 1.7% or by 320,300 jobs.
Part-time employment had the largest year-over-year change, growing 3.8% compared to December 2018. Full-time employment decreased by 1.1% over the same period.