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 2,900 jobs between August 2018 and September 2018. On a year-over-year basis, employment grew by 55,500 jobs or 2.43% in September. Over the same period, Canada's employment increased by 1.2% or by 222,400 jobs.
Full-time employment increased by 2.0% in Alberta while part-time employment decreased by 4.45% on a year-over-year basis.