The number of people who are unemployed as a percentage of the active labour force (i.e. employed and unemployed). For this indicator seasonally adjusted estimates are shown.
In April 2019, Alberta's seasonally adjusted unemployment rate was 6.7%, matching the rate that was registered a year earlier and down from last month's 6.9% rate.
The national unemployment rate was 5.7% in April, down 0.2% from March 2019.