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Canada is the 10th largest economy in the world with a nominal GDP of $1.75 trillion according to 2011 estimates. The service sector is the largest sector of the economy, employing about 75% of Canadians. The primary sector, including logging and oil, is also very important to Canada's economy, which is unusual among developed nations. Canada is a member of the OECD, G8, NAFTA and WTO.

Major Canada Indicators

Period Value % Chg Prev
Components of GDP (View all 2)
Canada Exports of Goods and Services (NSA) 2019 549.48B USD -0.19%
Canada Imports of Goods and Services (NSA) 2019 33.33% of GDP -2.07%
Construction (View all 1)
Canada Building Permits Jul 2021 9.897B CAD -3.89%
Canada Housing Completions (NSA) Aug 2021 17479.00 -3.61%
Canada Housing Starts (NSA) Aug 2021 19694.00 -9.89%
Environment (View all 1)
Canada CO2 Emissions (NSA) 2016 15.09 mt/Capita -1.94%
GDP (View all 1)
Canada Real GDP (SAAR) Jun 2021 1.970T Chn 2012 CAD 0.74%
Government Assets and Liabilities (View all 1)
Canada General Government Gross Debt Outlook (NSA) 2026 98.10% of GDP -3.82%
House Prices (View all 1)
Canada House Price Index Q4 2020 254.45 4.10%
Household Assets and Liabilities (View all 1)
Canada 5-year Conventional Mortgage Lending Rate (NSA) Aug 2021 3.20% 0.00%
Interest Rates (View all 1)
Canada 5-year Conventional Mortgage Lending Rate (NSA) Aug 2021 3.20% 0.00%
International Transactions (View all 1)
Canada Exports of Goods and Services (NSA) 2019 549.48B USD -0.19%
Canada Imports of Goods and Services (NSA) 2019 33.33% of GDP -2.07%
Personal Income and Spending (View all 1)
Canada GINI Index (NSA) 2017 33.30 1.83%
Production & Business Activity (View all 2)
Canada Manufacturing New Orders Jul 2021 60.12B CAD -2.56%
Retail and Services (View all 1)
Canada Retail Sales Jun 2021 56.16B CAD 4.20%
Canada Wholesale Sales Jul 2021 70.07B CAD -2.10%
View and sort all 3607 Canada Indicators

Related Indicator Reports

Report Last Updated
Canada Wholesale Trade Sep 17, 19:02 EDT
Canadian Overnight Repo Rate Average Sep 17, 10:04 EDT
Bank of Canada Interest Rates Sep 16, 08:34 EDT
Canada Housing Information Monthly Sep 16, 08:31 EDT
Canada Consumer Price Index Sep 15, 08:34 EDT
Canada Monthly Survey of Manufacturing Sep 14, 08:33 EDT
Canada Labour Force Survey Sep 10, 08:32 EDT

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