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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 474.22B USD -3.29%
Canada Imports of Goods and Services (NSA) 2016 33.37% of GDP -1.78%
Construction (View all 1)
Canada Building Permits Nov 2017 7.657B CAD -7.70%
Canada Housing Completions (NSA) Dec 2017 15456.00 -1.13%
Canada Housing Starts (NSA) Dec 2017 16792.00 -18.15%
Economic Activity Indexes (View all 1)
Canada Economic Freedom Index 2016 78.00 -1.39%
Environment (View all 1)
Canada CO2 Emissions (NSA) 2014 15.11 mt/Capita 2.74%
GDP (View all 1)
Canada Real GDP Oct 2017 1.751T Chn 2007 CAD 0.01%
Government Assets and Liabilities (View all 1)
Canada Government Debt (NSA) 2015 91.47% of GDP 6.11%
House Prices (View all 1)
Canada House Price Index Q3 2017 224.15 -3.82%
Household Assets and Liabilities (View all 1)
Canada 5-year Conventional Mortgage Lending Rate (NSA) Dec 2017 4.07% 0.74%
Industrial Production (View all 2)
Canada Manufacturing New Orders Oct 2017 55.54B CAD 5.31%
Interest Rates (View all 1)
Canada 5-year Conventional Mortgage Lending Rate (NSA) Dec 2017 4.07% 0.74%
International Transactions (View all 1)
Canada Exports of Goods and Services (NSA) 2016 474.22B USD -3.29%
Canada Imports of Goods and Services (NSA) 2016 33.37% of GDP -1.78%
Personal Income and Spending (View all 1)
Canada GINI Index (NSA) 2013 34.00
Retail and Services (View all 2)
Canada Retail Sales Oct 2017 49.92B CAD 1.49%
Canada Wholesale Sales Oct 2017 63.01B CAD 1.51%
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Related Indicator Reports

Report Last Updated
Canada Weekly Financial Statistics Report Jan 16, 08:39 EST
Canada New Housing Price Index Report Jan 11, 08:34 EST
Canada Building Permits Report Jan 10, 08:31 EST
Canada Housing Information Monthly Report Jan 9, 08:30 EST
Canada Wholesale Trade Report Jan 5, 09:30 EST
Canada Labour Force Survey Report Jan 5, 08:30 EST
Canada Retail Trade Report Jan 4, 16:18 EST
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