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

Quarterly Population Estimate


Location
Population Estimate
as of January 1, 2017
Alberta
4,280,127
Canada
36,503,097

Source:  Statistics Canada (data subject to revision).

Real Gross Domestic Product (GDP)
by Expenditure


Region
GDP in 2015
(Millions of chained 2007
Canadian Dollars)
% Change
(2014 to
2015)
Alberta
310,640
-3.6%
Canada
1,770,196
0.9%

Source:  Statistics Canada (data subject to revision).

Consumer Price Index (CPI)


All-items
(Unadjusted 2002=100)
% Change,
Mar 2017 to
Apr 2017
% Change,
Apr 2016 to
Apr 2017
Alberta
0.4% 1.7%
 Edmonton
0.4% 1.7%
 Calgary
0.4% 1.8%
Canada
0.4% 1.6%

Source:  Statistics Canada (data subject to revision).

Unemployment Rate (unadjusted)


Location
Mar 2017
Apr 2017
Alberta
8.4%
7.9%
Canada
6.7%
6.5%

Source:  Statistics Canada (data subject to revision).

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Page last updated:  May 23, 2017