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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) 2018 550.51B USD 6.24%
Canada Imports of Goods and Services (NSA) 2018 34.09% of GDP 1.23%
Construction (View all 1)
Canada Building Permits Jan 2021 9.904B CAD 8.21%
Canada Housing Completions (NSA) Jan 2021 11621.00 -31.79%
Canada Housing Starts (NSA) Jan 2021 16779.00 -5.65%
Environment (View all 1)
Canada CO2 Emissions (NSA) 2014 15.16 mt/Capita 2.83%
GDP (View all 1)
Canada Real GDP (SAAR) Dec 2020 1.936T Chn 2012 CAD 0.10%
Government Assets and Liabilities (View all 1)
Canada General Government Gross Debt Outlook (NSA) 2025 106.2% of GDP -3.45%
House Prices (View all 1)
Canada House Price Index Q2 2020 232.41 1.75%
Household Assets and Liabilities (View all 1)
Canada 5-year Conventional Mortgage Lending Rate (NSA) Jan 2021 3.30% -1.20%
Interest Rates (View all 1)
Canada 5-year Conventional Mortgage Lending Rate (NSA) Jan 2021 3.30% -1.20%
International Transactions (View all 1)
Canada Exports of Goods and Services (NSA) 2018 550.51B USD 6.24%
Canada Imports of Goods and Services (NSA) 2018 34.09% of GDP 1.23%
Personal Income and Spending (View all 1)
Canada GINI Index (NSA) 2013 33.80
Production & Business Activity (View all 2)
Canada Manufacturing New Orders Dec 2020 54.45B CAD 8.42%
Retail and Services (View all 1)
Canada Retail Sales Dec 2020 53.38B CAD -3.39%
Canada Wholesale Sales Dec 2020 66.50B CAD -1.26%
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