Economic News

Featuring information and analysis on Edmonton’s current state, these reports are designed to inform decision makers, community leaders and citizens about key economic issues facing our community.

Labour Force Survey

Construction worker

Labour Force (Monthly)

LFS examines changes in jobs and reviews employment activity in different sectors.

Building Permits

building construction

Building Permits (Quarterly)

Building permits and their construction value indicate intentions to build.

Consumer Prices

Edmonton shoppers

Consumer Price Index (Monthly)

CPI change is a useful guide to inflationary pressures on Edmonton’s households.

Housing Statistics

Housing

Housing Statistics (Quarterly)

Key housing indicators such as housing starts, vacancy rates and housing prices.

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John Rose

Chief Economist, Financial Strategies and Budget 

Telephone

780-496-6070

Email John.Rose@edmonton.ca