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 increased by 600 jobs between July and August 2019. On a year-over-year basis, employment grew by 4,100 jobs or 0.2% in August. Over the same period, Canada's employment increased by 2.5% or by 471,300 jobs.