Edmonton Key Economic Indicators
Indicator As of:  Value Year over Year Change (%)
Gross Domestic Product1      
Edmonton CMA Real GDP (estimated)   December 2018 $96,991,000,000 1.9
Labour Market CMA2      
Labour Force December 2019 859,000 0.4
Employment December 2019 790,100 -1.4
Unemployment Rate December 2019 8.0% 1.7
Participation Rate December 2019 71.8% 0.5
Inflation3      
CPI Inflation Rate (Annual) December 2019   2.1
Building Permit Value (yr-to-date)4      
Residential April 2018 $800,202,300 14.2
Non-residential April 2018 $476,925,100 9.4
Major Projects5      
Major Projects Value (Edmonton Metropolitan Region) April 2018 $64,000,000,000  
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

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