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Labour Participation & Employment Rate

The City of Grande Prairie and surrounding regions generally have high labour participation rate and low unemployment rate. Below is the 2017 vs 2018 year to date employment, participation and unemployment rate reported by Statistics Canada (table 14-10-0293-02) for Grande Prairie's economic region (Banff-Jasper-Rocky Mountain House and Athabasca-Grande Prairie-Peace River, Alberta). 

Unemployment Rate

Employment Rate

Educational Attainment

Grande Prairie has a skilled work force, with an especially high portion of the working age population holding trade certificate, which will support the fast growing natural resources sector.

Educational Attainment Graph


Last updated: 2/4/2019 2:47:06 PM