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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) 2017 511.41B USD 7.38%
Canada Imports of Goods and Services (NSA) 2017 33.41% of GDP -0.69%
Construction (View all 1)
Canada Building Permits May 2019 8.231B CAD -13.01%
Canada Housing Completions (NSA) Jun 2019 16077.00 14.67%
Canada Housing Starts (NSA) Jun 2019 21548.00 31.32%
Environment (View all 1)
Canada CO2 Emissions (NSA) 2014 15.12 mt/Capita 2.75%
GDP (View all 1)
Canada Real GDP Apr 2019 1.959T Chn 2012 CAD 0.26%
Government Assets and Liabilities (View all 1)
Canada General Government Gross Debt Outlook (NSA) 2024 72.00% of GDP -3.87%
House Prices (View all 1)
Canada House Price Index Q4 2018 218.99 -0.82%
Household Assets and Liabilities (View all 1)
Canada 5-year Conventional Mortgage Lending Rate (NSA) Jun 2019 4.23% -1.63%
Industrial Production (View all 2)
Canada Manufacturing New Orders May 2019 59.46B CAD 2.90%
Interest Rates (View all 1)
Canada 5-year Conventional Mortgage Lending Rate (NSA) Jun 2019 4.23% -1.63%
International Transactions (View all 1)
Canada Exports of Goods and Services (NSA) 2017 511.41B USD 7.38%
Canada Imports of Goods and Services (NSA) 2017 33.41% of GDP -0.69%
Personal Income and Spending (View all 1)
Canada GINI Index (NSA) 2013 34.00
Retail and Services (View all 2)
Canada Retail Sales May 2019 51.46B CAD -0.09%
Canada Wholesale Sales May 2019 63.82B CAD -1.84%
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