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

Quarterly Population Estimate


Location
Population Estimate
as of Jan 1, 2018
Alberta
4,318,772
Canada
36,963,854

Source:  Statistics Canada (data subject to revision).

Real Gross Domestic Product (GDP)
by Expenditure


Location
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,
Feb 2018 to
Mar 2018
% Change,
Mar 2017 to
Mar 2018
Alberta
0.1% 2.3%
 Edmonton
0.1% 2.4%
 Calgary
0.1% 2.3%
Canada
0.3% 2.3%

Source:  Statistics Canada (data subject to revision).

Unemployment Rate (unadjusted)


Location
Feb 2018
Mar 2018
Alberta
6.8%
6.6%
Canada
6.1%
6.3%

Source:  Statistics Canada (data subject to revision).

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Page last updated:  April 23, 2018