Edmonton Key Economic Indicators
Indicator As of:  Value Year over Year Change (%) Annual Percent Growth Rate 2011-2015
Gross Domestic Product1        
Edmonton CMA Real GDP (estimated)   Q1 2016 $86,904,000,000 -1.3 3.8%
Labour Market2        
Labour Force April 2018 814,600 -1.6%  
Employment April 2018 759,500 0.3%  
Unemployment Rate April 2018 6.8% -1.7%  
Participation Rate April 2018 70.7% -2.4%  
Inflation3        
CPI Inflation Rate (Annual) March 2018 2.4%    
Building Permit Value (yr-to-date)4        
Residential April 2018 $800,202,300 14.2%  
Non-residential April 2018 $435,770,400 0.1%  
Major Projects5        
Major Projects Value - Edmonton Service Region Q4 2015 $172,618,000,000    
Sources: 
1. Conference Board of Canada
2. Statistics Canada (3 month moving average)
3. City of Edmonton Consumer Price Index based on Statistics Canada Data
4. City of Edmonton
5. Government of Alberta with City of Edmonton Calculations

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