Edmonton Key Economic Indicators
Indicator As of:  Value Year over Year Change (%)
Gross Domestic Product1      
Edmonton CMA Real GDP (estimated)   December 2016 $85,275,000,000 -3.1
Labour Market CMA2      
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 $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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