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

Quarterly Population Estimate


Location
Population Estimate
as of October 1, 2016
Alberta
4,268,929
Canada
36,443,632

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,
Nov 2016 to
Dec 2016
% Change,
Dec 2015 to
Dec 2016
Alberta
-0.1% 1.0%
 Edmonton
-0.1% 1.1%
 Calgary
-0.1% 0.9%
Canada
-0.2% 1.5%

Source:  Statistics Canada (data subject to revision).

Unemployment Rate (unadjusted)


Location
Jan 2017
Dec 2016
Alberta
8.8%
8.5%
Canada
6.5%
6.9%

Source:  Statistics Canada (data subject to revision).

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Page last updated:  February 10, 2017