Net Migration

The difference between total migration into a region and migration out of the same region. Migration includes both international and inter-provincial migration.

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Analysis

PUBLISHED - Apr 17, 2019

In the fourth quarter of 2018, net migration into Alberta totaled 9,196, compared with a net inflow of 4,838 in the same quarter of 2018, an increase of 90.1%. Net inter-provincial migration into Alberta was +2,623 in the fourth quarter of 2018, an improvement over the outflow of 292 people a year earlier. Net international migration was 6,573, up from 5,130 net international migrants entering Alberta a year earlier. Overall net migration in 2018 was up 74.7% to 41,571 compared to 23,798 in 2017.