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

Quarterly Population Estimate


Location
Population Estimate
as of Apr 1, 2017
Alberta
4,291,980
Canada
36,591,241

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,
Jun 2017 to
Jul 2017
% Change,
Jul 2016 to
Jul 2017
Alberta
0.1% 1.0%
 Edmonton
0.1% 1.1%
 Calgary
0.1% 1.3%
Canada
0.0% 1.2%

Source:  Statistics Canada (data subject to revision).

Unemployment Rate (unadjusted)


Location
Jul 2017
Aug 2017
Alberta
7.8%
8.1%
Canada
6.5%
6.2%

Source:  Statistics Canada (data subject to revision).

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Page last updated:  September 8, 2017