Edmonton Key Economic Indicators
Indicator As of:  Value Year over Year Change (%)
Gross Domestic Product1      
Edmonton CMA Real GDP (estimated)   December 2020 $94,704,000,000 6.32
Labour Market CMA2      
Labour Force March 2021 856,300 5.1
Employment March 2021 760,800 1.8
Unemployment Rate March 2021 11.2% 42.5
Participation Rate March 2021 71.6%  
Inflation3      
CPI Inflation Rate (Annual) March 2021   1.7
Building Permit Value (yr-to-date)4      
Residential December 2020 $820,700,000 38.4
Non-residential December 2020 $331,300,000 -6.7
Major Projects5      
Major Projects Value (Edmonton Metropolitan Region) March 2021 $41,500,000,000  
Sources: 
1. City of Edmonton
2. City of Edmonton
3. City of Edmonton
4. City of Edmonton
5. Government of Alberta

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