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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 Mar 2018 8.400B CAD 3.08%
Canada Housing Completions (NSA) Apr 2018 13365.00 6.62%
Canada Housing Starts (NSA) Apr 2018 16044.00 12.35%
Environment (View all 1)
Canada CO2 Emissions (NSA) 2014 15.11 mt/Capita 2.74%
GDP (View all 1)
Canada Real GDP Feb 2018 1.768T Chn 2007 CAD 0.43%
Government Assets and Liabilities (View all 1)
Canada Government Debt (NSA) 2016 92.40% of GDP 0.93%
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) Apr 2018 4.27% 0.00%
Industrial Production (View all 2)
Canada Manufacturing New Orders Mar 2018 58.48B CAD -0.68%
Interest Rates (View all 1)
Canada 5-year Conventional Mortgage Lending Rate (NSA) Apr 2018 4.27% 0.00%
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 Mar 2018 50.24B CAD 0.64%
Canada Wholesale Sales Mar 2018 62.83B CAD 1.09%
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