Key Facts - Population Estimates, Real Gross Domestic Product,
Consumer Price Index and Unemployment Rate

Quarterly Population Estimate


Location
Population Estimate
as of Jul 1, 2017
Alberta
4,286,134
Canada
36,708,083

Source:  Statistics Canada (data subject to revision).

Real Gross Domestic Product (GDP)
by Expenditure


Region
GDP in 2016
(Millions of chained 2007
Canadian Dollars)
% Change
(2015 to
2016)
Alberta
302,768
-3.7%
Canada
1,801,368
1.4%

Source:  Statistics Canada (data subject to revision).

Consumer Price Index (CPI)


All-items
(Unadjusted 2002=100)
% Change,
Sep 2017 to
Oct 2017
% Change,
Oct 2016 to
Oct 2017
Alberta
0.4% 1.3%
 Edmonton
0.6% 1.3%
 Calgary
0.4% 1.4%
Canada
0.1% 1.4%

Source:  Statistics Canada (data subject to revision).

Unemployment Rate (unadjusted)


Location
Sep 2017
Oct 2017
Alberta
7.9%
7.8%
Canada
6.2%
6.3%

Source:  Statistics Canada (data subject to revision).

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Page last updated:  November 20, 2017