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 2,700 jobs between September 2018 and October 2018. On a year-over-year basis, employment grew by 42,300 jobs or 1.8% in October. Over the same period, Canada's employment increased by 1.1% or by 205,900 jobs.
Full-time employment increased by 1.6% in Alberta. Part-time employment increased by 2.9% on a year-over-year basis.