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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 Apr 2021 11.11B CAD -0.50%
Canada Housing Completions (NSA) Apr 2021 16516.00 -1.74%
Canada Housing Starts (NSA) Apr 2021 20635.00 -4.86%
Environment (View all 1)
Canada CO2 Emissions (NSA) 2016 15.09 mt/Capita -1.94%
GDP (View all 1)
Canada Real GDP (SAAR) Mar 2021 1.980T Chn 2012 CAD 1.09%
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 Q3 2020 243.42 3.80%
Household Assets and Liabilities (View all 1)
Canada 5-year Conventional Mortgage Lending Rate (NSA) Apr 2021 3.25% -0.31%
Interest Rates (View all 1)
Canada 5-year Conventional Mortgage Lending Rate (NSA) Apr 2021 3.25% -0.31%
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 Apr 2021 56.98B CAD -2.48%
Retail and Services (View all 1)
Canada Retail Sales Mar 2021 57.61B CAD 3.58%
Canada Wholesale Sales Mar 2021 70.90B CAD 2.82%
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