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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 1)
Canada Exports of Goods and Services (NSA) 2016 475.59B USD -3.28%
Canada Imports of Goods and Services (NSA) 2016 33.38% of GDP -1.81%
Construction (View all 1)
Canada Building Permits May 2018 8.242B CAD 4.73%
Canada Housing Completions (NSA) Jun 2018 16775.00 0.87%
Canada Housing Starts (NSA) Jun 2018 20953.00 31.08%
Environment (View all 1)
Canada CO2 Emissions (NSA) 2014 15.12 mt/Capita 2.75%
GDP (View all 1)
Canada Real GDP Apr 2018 1.773T Chn 2007 CAD 0.07%
Government Assets and Liabilities (View all 1)
Canada Government Debt (NSA) 2016 91.15% of GDP 0.66%
House Prices (View all 1)
Canada House Price Index Q4 2017 220.69 -1.55%
Household Assets and Liabilities (View all 1)
Canada 5-year Conventional Mortgage Lending Rate (NSA) Jun 2018 4.32% -0.69%
Industrial Production (View all 2)
Canada Manufacturing New Orders Apr 2018 57.39B CAD -1.59%
Interest Rates (View all 1)
Canada 5-year Conventional Mortgage Lending Rate (NSA) Jun 2018 4.32% -0.69%
International Transactions (View all 1)
Canada Exports of Goods and Services (NSA) 2016 475.59B USD -3.28%
Canada Imports of Goods and Services (NSA) 2016 33.38% of GDP -1.81%
Personal Income and Spending (View all 1)
Canada GINI Index (NSA) 2013 34.00
Retail and Services (View all 2)
Canada Retail Sales Apr 2018 49.55B CAD -1.23%
Canada Wholesale Sales Apr 2018 63.06B CAD 0.09%
View and sort all 3771 Canada Indicators
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Related Indicator Reports

Report Last Updated
Canada New Housing Price Index Report Jul 12, 08:33 EDT
Canada Weekly Financial Statistics Report Jul 11, 10:02 EDT
Canada Housing Information Monthly Report Jul 10, 08:35 EDT
Canada Building Permits Report Jul 10, 08:32 EDT
Canada Labour Force Survey Report Jul 7, 08:39 EDT
Ivey Purchasing Managers Index Report Jul 6, 10:03 EDT
Canada GDP by Industry Report Jun 29, 08:34 EDT
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