Alberta Government Economic Information

The Economic Dashboard compiles the Alberta economy’s most important indicators for businesses in one place. Get a quick snapshot of our current economic state or explore each indicator in more detail.

The Rural Economic Development Action Plan – An economic pathway for rural Alberta is a blueprint for future rural economic success. The plan lays out clear strategies and specific actions that build on the strength of Alberta’s rural economy by linking existing resources and organizations, increasing infrastructure capacity, and ultimately growing our provincial economy.

Visit Alberta Treasury Board and Finance for a wealth of current information on the Alberta economy. Subscribe for access to the latest economic and demographic information and analysis on Alberta.

Alberta Enterprise and Advanced Education offer toolkits and training support to help create and implement economic development plans in Alberta communities and regions.

Economic Development Policy and Analysis

Government of Alberta Budget

Highlights of the Alberta Economy

Alberta Economic Quick Facts

From its research, EDAC has developed a series of kits entitled The Right Answers to Questions About Economic Development Officers. Each EDP job category has its own kit, and the kits offer valuable information to employers, such as how to hire an EDP, how to train and how to appraise performance.

The Competitive Alternatives KMPG study is the latest edition of the most comprehensive survey of business costs in more than 100 cities in ten countries, namely, Canada, United States, Mexico, France, Italy, Germany, the Netherlands, the United Kingdom, Australia, and Japan. The study focuses on 26 significant location-sensitive cost components in 17 business operations.

Additional publications and information about Alberta’s economy are available on the website.