Alberta Economic Analysis
See below for Alberta economic analysis information. These links are also available from the left-side menu.
Economic commentary, analysis and statistics examining Alberta’s economy, labour market, price indices, household sector and business sector.
- Alberta Economy Indicators at a Glance:
Key economic indicators relating to the Alberta economy, labour market, price indices, household sector and business sector. A data file is also included in Excel format.
Timely analysis of current trends in Alberta’s economy, released monthly. The In Focus section of each issue covers a relevant economic topic in more depth.
The Alberta Activity Index (AAX) closely tracks economic activity. Developed by Alberta Treasury Board and Finance, it is a weighted average of nine monthly indicators (employment, average weekly earnings, retail trade, wholesale trade, manufacturing, new truck sales, housing starts, rigs drilling and oil production). A data file is also included in Excel format.
Timely analysis of the latest Alberta labour market data, released the same day as Statistics Canada’s Labour Force Survey. Also covers a labour market topic in more detail.