About Alberta's economy and demography
This section provides forecasts of the Alberta economy, analysis of current economic conditions, demographic information, population projection scenarios, and quantitative economic impact analyses of major developments within the province. See the left-side menu above for links to this information.
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Except where noted, the following files are in pdf format and will open in a new window.
Please note: the next issue will be January 9, 2015.
- Economic Review: contains economic commentary, statistics and indicators on the overall economy, labour market, price indices, household sector and business sector.
- Alberta Economy - Indicators at a Glance: contains the most recent data releases for key economic indicators relating to the overall economy, labour market, price indices, household sector and business sector.
- Monthly - Economic Trends: contains timely analysis of current trends in Alberta’s economy. The “In Focus” section of each issue covers a relevant economic topic in more depth.
- Monthly - Labour Market Notes: contains timely analysis of the latest labour market data for Alberta, released the same day as Statistics Canada’s Labour Force Survey. Also covers a labour market topic in more detail.
- Labour Market Notes - includes Labour Insight: Alberta has low unemployment regardless of definition (December 2014)
- Quarterly - Demographic Statistics: contains demographic statistics including population growth, births, deaths, international migrants and interprovincial migrants.
- Most recent report: Quarterly population report for 3rd Quarter of 2014 (added December 17, 2014).
- Alberta Components of Growth by Quarter Data Tables (Excel format, updated quarterly).
- Annually - Economic Outlook: published with the provincial budget; updates may be published with quarterly fiscal report.
- Annually - Economic Multipliers 2010: for 107 industries and 62 commodity groups specific to the Alberta economy in 2010 (released May 27, 2014)
- December 10, 2014 - Alberta Provincial Electoral Division Profiles available in pdf and Excel format
- December 4, 2014 - Alberta Forecast Consultation with Chief Economists
- November 26, 2014 - Economic Spotlight - Working Smarter: Productivity in Alberta
- November 26, 2014 - 2014-15 Second Quarter Update - Economic Outlook
- November 26, 2014 - Alberta Population Pyramid updated up to 2014
- August 27, 2014 - 2014-15 First Quarter Update - Economic Outlook
- August 21, 2014 - 2014 Official Statistics provide interesting insights into life in Alberta
- July 9, 2014 - Alberta Population Projections, by Census Division, 2014-2014
- May 6, 2014 - Economic Spotlight: Alberta's Housing Market gains Strength
- April 2, 2014 - Budget 2014 - Alberta's Economic Outlook Presentation
- March 6, 2014 - Economic Outlook for 2014-17 (see the Budget 2014 website for more information).
Other statistics are also available from the Office of Statistics and Information (OSI), Alberta's official statistical agency.