Powered by 15,900 new jobs, Alberta's unemployment rate falls to lowest level since 2015
Calgary Herald: 'The April Labour Force Survey from Statistics Canada on Friday shows Alberta with an unemployment rate of 5.9 per cent, the province’s lowest mark since June 2015 when the rate was also 5.8 per cent. The unemployment rate in March was 6.5 per cent.
'The improvement is due to employment rising by almost 16,000 for a monthly increase of 0.7 per cent. Full-time positions increased by 9,800 (0.5 per cent) and part-time employment went up 6,100 (1.4 per cent).'