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 7,700 jobs between September and October 2019. On a year-over-year basis, employment grew by 20,000 jobs or 0.9% in October. Over the same period, Canada's employment increased by 2.4% or by 442,500 jobs.
Part-time employment had the largest year-over-year change, growing 1.1% compared to October 2018. Full-time employment grew by 0.8% over the same period.