Year To Date Economic Indicators

data.calgary.ca | Last Updated 30 Apr 2020

This monthly report contains comments, analysis and statistical illustrations of a set of economic indicators monitored by Corporate Economics that inform our forecasts.

Tags: unemployment, wage, building permits, housing starts, retail sales, inflation

This dataset has the following 11 columns:

Column NameAPI Column NameData TypeSample Values
Datedatecalendar_date
Calgary (CER) Unemployment rate (%)calgary_cer_unemployment_ratenumber
Alberta Unemployment Rate (%)alberta_unemployment_ratenumber
Canada Unemployment rate (%)canada_unemployment_ratenumber
Calgary (CMA) Average Hourly Wage Rate ($)calgary_cma_average_hourly_wage_ratenumber
City of Calgary Building Permits Residential Value ($)city_of_calgary_building_permits_residential_valuenumber
City of Calgary Building Permits Non-Residential Value ($)city_of_calgary_building_permits_non_residential_valuenumber
Calgary (City) Total Housing Starts (units)calgary_city_total_housing_starts_unitsnumber
Calgary (CMA) Total Housing Starts (units)calgary_cma_total_housing_starts_unitsnumber
Calgary (CER) Retail Sales ($billions)calgary_cer_retail_sales_billionsnumber
Calgary (CMA) Inflation Rate (% change)calgary_cma_inflation_rate_changenumber