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 38,200 jobs between August 2020 and September 2020. On a year-over-year basis, employment decreased by 142,700 jobs or -6.1% in July. Over the same period, Canada's employment decreased by 3.6% or by 685,000 jobs.
Full-time employment had the largest year-over-year change, decreasing 6.7% compared to September 2019. Part-time employment decreased by 3.4% over the same period.