Statistics Canada

Statistics Canada, a member of the Industry Portfolio, produces statistics that help Canadians better understand their country—its population, resources, economy, society and culture.
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Canada Balance of International Payments Report

Last Updated: Feb 27 2020, 08:33 EST    Next Release: May 28 2020, 08:30 EDT

The balance of international payments covers all economic transactions between Canadian residents and non-residents in three accounts: the current account, the capital account and the financial account.

Major Indicators from this Report Period Value Chg Prev
Canada Balance of Taxes Q4 2019 3.236B CAD 36.02%
Canada Balance on Commercial Services Q4 2019 924.00M CAD -15.23%
Canada Balance on Compensation of Employees Q4 2019 -862.00M CAD
Canada Balance on Goods Q4 2019 -3.147B CAD
Canada Balance on Goods and Services Q4 2019 -8.258B CAD
Canada Balance on Government Services Q4 2019 83.00M CAD 9.21%
Canada Balance on Investment Income Q4 2019 474.00M CAD
Canada Balance on Primary Income Q4 2019 -388.00M CAD
Canada Balance on Services Q4 2019 -5.111B CAD
Canada Balance on Transportation Q4 2019 -3.333B CAD
Canada Balance on Travel Q4 2019 -2.786B CAD
Canada Current Account Balance Q4 2019 -8.757B CAD

Canada Building Permits Report

Last Updated: Mar 9 2020, 08:36 EDT    Next Release: Apr 8 2020, 08:30 EDT

The monthly Building Permits Survey collects data on the value of permits issued by Canadian municipalities for both residential and non-residential buildings, and the number of residential dwellings authorized. The survey also measures the number of dwelling units demolished.

Major Indicators from this Report Period Value Chg Prev
Canada Building Permits Jan 2020 9.246B CAD 4.03%
Canada Building Permits MoM Jan 2020 4.03% -59.31%
Canada Commercial Building Permits Jan 2020 2.051B CAD -0.75%
Canada Dwellings Building Permits Jan 2020 22143.00 16.32%
Canada Industrial Building Permits Jan 2020 681.99M CAD 6.82%
Canada Institutional and Governmental Building Permits Jan 2020 732.20M CAD -30.54%
Canada Non-residential Building Permits Jan 2020 3.466B CAD -7.82%
Canada Residential Building Permits Jan 2020 5.780B CAD 12.71%

Canada Consumer Price Index Report

Last Updated: Mar 18 2020, 08:34 EDT    Next Release: Apr 22 2020, 08:30 EDT

The Consumer Price Index is an indicator of changes in consumer prices experienced by Canadians. It is obtained by comparing, over time, the cost of a fixed basket of goods and services purchased by consumers.

Major Indicators from this Report Period Value Chg Prev
Canada All Items Excluding Food Feb 2020 134.80 0.15%
Canada All Items Excluding Food and Energy Feb 2020 131.90 0.23%
Canada Clothing and Footwear Consumer Price Index Feb 2020 98.30 0.10%
Canada Consumer Price Index Feb 2020 137.60 0.15%
Canada Consumer Price Index MoM Feb 2020 0.15% 100.0%
Canada Core Consumer Price Index Feb 2020 131.90 0.23%
Canada Core Consumer Price Index MoM Feb 2020 0.23% 49.80%
Canada Food Consumer Price Index Feb 2020 152.20 -0.39%
Canada Health and Personal Care Consumer Price Index Feb 2020 128.90 0.00%
Canada Household Operations, Furnishings, and Equipment Consumer Price Index Feb 2020 123.10 0.00%
Canada Inflation Rate Feb 2020 2.16% -9.98%
Canada Recreation, Education, and Reading Consumer Price Index Feb 2020 116.90 0.43%
Canada Shelter Consumer Price Index Feb 2020 146.70 0.20%
Canada Transportation Consumer Price Index Feb 2020 144.90 0.21%

Canada GDP by Industry Report

Last Updated: Mar 31 2020, 08:31 EDT    Next Release: Apr 30 2020, 08:30 EDT

Gross Domestic Product by industry at basic prices is a measure of the economic production which takes place within the geographical boundaries of Canada. It measures provide an alternate dimension that supplements the income and expenditure-based GDP estimates, and constitute an extension (on a monthly basis) of the Canadian System of Macroeconomic Accounts Supply and Use Tables.

Major Indicators from this Report Period Value Chg Prev
Canada Real GDP Jan 2020 1.987T Chn 2012 CAD 0.14%
Canada Real GDP by Industry: Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing and Hunting Jan 2020 40.14B Chn 2007 CAD 0.17%
Canada Real GDP by Industry: Business Sector Industries Jan 2020 1.636T Chn 2007 CAD 0.16%
Canada Real GDP by Industry: Construction Jan 2020 142.74B Chn 2007 CAD 0.23%
Canada Real GDP by Industry: Educational Services Jan 2020 104.20B Chn 2007 CAD -0.68%
Canada Real GDP by Industry: Energy Sector Jan 2020 175.59B Chn 2007 CAD -1.27%
Canada Real GDP by Industry: Finance and Insurance Jan 2020 135.05B Chn 2007 CAD 0.93%
Canada Real GDP by Industry: Health Care and Social Assistance Jan 2020 142.37B Chn 2007 CAD 0.34%
Canada Real GDP by Industry: Industrial Production Jan 2020 396.41B Chn 2007 CAD 0.24%
Canada Real GDP by Industry: Manufacturing Jan 2020 200.07B Chn 2007 CAD 0.80%
Canada Real GDP by Industry: Mining, Quarrying, and Oil and Gas Extraction Jan 2020 145.26B Chn 2007 CAD -0.58%
Canada Real GDP by Industry: Real Estate and Rental and Leasing Jan 2020 254.70B Chn 2007 CAD 0.10%
Canada Real GDP by Industry: Retail Trade Jan 2020 102.31B Chn 2007 CAD -0.42%
Canada Real GDP by Industry: Service-producing Industries Jan 2020 1.411T Chn 2007 CAD 0.12%
Canada Real GDP by Industry: Transportation and Warehousing Jan 2020 88.12B Chn 2007 CAD -1.69%
Canada Real GDP by Industry: Utilities Jan 2020 42.93B Chn 2007 CAD -1.04%
Canada Real GDP by Industry: Wholesale Trade Jan 2020 103.99B Chn 2007 CAD 1.16%
Canada Real GDP MoM Jan 2020 0.14% -43.04%

Canada Labour Force Survey Report

Last Updated: Mar 6 2020, 08:35 EST    Next Release: Apr 9 2020, 08:30 EDT

The Canada Labour Force Survey data are used to produce the well-known unemployment rate as well as other standard labour market indicators such as the employment rate and the participation rate. The LFS also provides employment estimates by industry, occupation, public and private sector, hours worked and much more, all cross-classifiable by a variety of demographic characteristics. Estimates are produced for Canada, the provinces, the territories and a large number of sub-provincial regions. For employees, data on wage rates, union status, job permanency and establishment size are also produced.

Major Indicators from this Report Period Value Chg Prev
Canada Employment Feb 2020 19.19M 0.16%
Canada Employment Net Change Feb 2020 30.30K -12.17%
Canada Employment Rate Feb 2020 61.80% 0.00%
Canada Full-time Employment Feb 2020 15.61M 0.24%
Canada Labour Force Feb 2020 20.32M 0.20%
Canada Labour Force Participation Rate Feb 2020 65.50% 0.15%
Canada Not in Labour Force Feb 2020 10.93M -0.52%
Canada Part-time Employment Feb 2020 3.581M -0.20%
Canada Population Feb 2020 31.03M 0.10%
Canada Unemployment Feb 2020 1.134M 0.84%
Canada Unemployment Rate Feb 2020 5.60% 1.82%

Canada Labour Productivity Measures Report

Last Updated: Mar 4 2020, 08:32 EST    Next Release: Jun 3 2020, 08:30 EDT

The quarterly program of the Canadian Productivity Accounts produces, on a timely basis, data on labour productivity and related variables such as output, employment, hours worked, labour compensation and unit labour cost.

Major Indicators from this Report Period Value Chg Prev
Canada Average Hours Worked Q4 2019 98.34 -0.08%
Canada Compensation per Hour Worked Q4 2019 118.31 0.83%
Canada Construction Labour Productivity Q4 2019 99.93 0.67%
Canada Gross Domestic Product (GDP) Q4 2019 126.00 0.95%
Canada Hours Worked Q4 2019 107.44 0.07%
Canada Implicit Price Deflator Q4 2019 109.83 1.01%
Canada Labour Productivity Q4 2019 106.79 -0.12%
Canada Labour Share Q4 2019 100.88 -0.05%
Canada Real Gross Domestic Product Q4 2019 114.72 -0.06%
Canada Total Compensation Q4 2019 127.11 0.90%
Canada Total Economy Labour Productivity Q4 2019 106.75 0.01%
Canada Total Number of Jobs Q4 2019 109.25 0.14%

Canada Monthly Survey of Manufacturing Report

Last Updated: Mar 17 2020, 08:35 EDT    Next Release: Apr 16 2020, 08:30 EDT

The Monthly Survey of Manufacturing publishes statistical series for manufacturers -- sales of goods manufactured, inventories, unfilled orders, new orders and capacity utilization rate.

Major Indicators from this Report Period Value Chg Prev
Canada Durable Goods Industries New Orders MoM Jan 2020 2.29%
Canada Food Manufacturing New Orders Jan 2020 9.158B CAD 2.86%
Canada Furniture and Related Product Manufacturing Raw Materials, Fuel, Supplies, and Components Jan 2020 942.96M CAD 2.01%
Canada Manufacturing New Orders Jan 2020 56.56B CAD 0.78%
Canada Manufacturing Shipments Jan 2020 56.10B CAD -0.24%
Canada Manufacturing Shipments MoM Jan 2020 -0.24%
Canada Manufacturing Total Inventory Jan 2020 87.51B CAD 0.42%
Canada Nondurable Goods Industries New Orders Jan 2020 26.71B CAD -0.86%
Canada Petroleum and Coal Product Manufacturing New Orders Jun 2012 6.267B CAD -12.50%
Canada Petroleum and Coal Product Manufacturing Shipments Mar 2018 5.976B CAD -0.27%
Canada Plastics and Rubber Products Manufacturing New Orders Jan 2020 2.491B CAD -0.20%
Canada Plastics and Rubber Products Manufacturing Shipments Jan 2020 2.566B CAD 1.68%

Canada National Economic Accounts Report

Last Updated: Mar 13 2020, 08:34 EDT    Next Release: May 29 2020, 08:30 EDT

The National Gross Domestic Product by Income and by Expenditure Accounts give a comprehensive statistical picture of Canadian economic developments. The national gross domestic product by income and by expenditure is at the centre of macroeconomic analysis and policy-making in Canada.

Major Indicators from this Report Period Value Chg Prev
Canada Exports of Goods and Services Q4 2019 180.33B CAD -1.25%
Canada Exports of Services Q4 2019 109.90 0.18%
Canada GDP Q4 2019 597.10B CAD -0.75%
Canada Imports of Goods and Services Q4 2019 185.56B CAD -3.62%
Canada National Net Saving Q4 2019 26.04B CAD -35.73%
Canada Real GDP Q4 2019 2.100T Chn 2012 CAD 0.09%
Canada Real GDP Growth Q4 2019 0.10% Chg Qtr -66.67%
Canada Real Gross Domestic Income QoQ Q4 2019 0.30%
Canada Real Gross National Income QoQ Q4 2019 0.40%

Canada New Housing Price Index Report

Last Updated: Mar 19 2020, 08:33 EDT    Next Release: Apr 22 2020, 08:30 EDT

The New Housing Price Index is a monthly series that measures changes over time in the contractors' selling prices of new residential houses, where detailed specifications pertaining to each house remain the same between two consecutive periods.

Major Indicators from this Report Period Value Chg Prev
Alberta New Housing Price Index Feb 2020 97.40 0.21%
British Columbia New Housing Price Index Feb 2020 105.90 0.38%
Calgary, AB New Housing Price Index Feb 2020 97.30 0.41%
Canada New Housing Price Index Feb 2020 103.80 0.39%
Canada New Housing Price Index MoM Feb 2020 0.39%
Canada New Housing Price Index YoY Feb 2020 0.58% 200.0%
Halifax, NS New Housing Price Index Feb 2020 103.60 0.68%
Manitoba New Housing Price Index Feb 2020 105.50 0.19%
Montréal, QC New Housing Price Index Feb 2020 112.80 0.80%
New Brunswick New Housing Price Index Feb 2020 102.70 0.00%
Newfoundland and Labrador New Housing Price Index Feb 2020 97.40 0.00%
Nova Scotia New Housing Price Index Feb 2020 103.60 0.68%
Ontario New Housing Price Index Feb 2020 105.90 0.47%
Prince Edward Island New Housing Price Index Feb 2020 102.00 0.00%
Quebec New Housing Price Index Feb 2020 109.50 0.64%
Toronto, ON New Housing Price Index Feb 2020 102.50 0.39%
Vancouver, BC New Housing Price Index Feb 2020 106.40 0.38%
Victoria, BC New Housing Price Index Feb 2020 102.80 0.98%
Windsor, ON New Housing Price Index Feb 2020 108.60 0.74%

Canada Retail Trade Report

Last Updated: Mar 20 2020, 08:33 EDT    Next Release: Apr 21 2020, 08:30 EDT

The Monthly Retail Trade Survey collects sales, e-commerce sales, and the number of retail locations by province, territory, and selected Census Metropolitan Areas from a sample of retailers.

Major Indicators from this Report Period Value Chg Prev
Canada Beer, Wine, and Liquor Stores Retail Sales Jan 2020 2.047B CAD -0.38%
Canada Building Material and Garden Equipment and Supplies Dealers Retail Sales Jan 2020 3.254B CAD -1.58%
Canada Clothing Stores Retail Sales Jan 2020 2.313B CAD -0.23%
Canada Electronics and Appliance Stores Retail Sales Jan 2020 1.127B CAD -2.70%
Canada Food and Beverage Stores Retail Sales Jan 2020 10.93B CAD -0.03%
Canada Furniture and Home Furnishings Stores Retail Sales Jan 2020 1.569B CAD -0.21%
Canada Gasoline Stations Retail Sales Jan 2020 5.461B CAD 1.53%
Canada General Merchandise Stores Retail Sales Jan 2020 6.068B CAD -0.19%
Canada Health and Personal Care Stores Retail Sales Jan 2020 4.035B CAD 0.54%
Canada Jewellery, Luggage, and Leather Goods Stores Retail Sales Jan 2020 321.51M CAD 2.55%
Canada Miscellaneous Store Retailers Retail Sales Jan 2020 1.520B CAD 0.67%
Canada Motor Vehicle and Parts Dealers Retail Sales Jan 2020 14.06B CAD 1.81%
Canada Retail Sales Jan 2020 51.97B CAD 0.44%
Canada Retail Sales MoM Jan 2020 0.44% 99.86%
Canada Shoe Stores Retail Sales Jan 2020 326.91M CAD -5.62%
Canada Specialty Food Stores Retail Sales Jan 2020 663.18M CAD -0.51%
Canada Sporting Goods, Hobby, Book, and Music Stores Retail Sales Jan 2020 990.62M CAD -1.81%

Canada Wholesale Trade Report

Last Updated: Mar 23 2020, 08:31 EDT    Next Release: Apr 20 2020, 08:30 EDT

Monthly Wholesale Trade Survey provides information on the performance of the wholesale trade sector and is an important indicator of the health of the Canadian economy. In addition, the business community uses the data to analyse market performance.

Major Indicators from this Report Period Value Chg Prev
Alberta Wholesale Sales Jan 2020 6.519B CAD -1.12%
British Columbia Wholesale Sales Jan 2020 6.442B CAD 1.29%
Canada Wholesale Sales Jan 2020 65.18B CAD 1.78%
Canada Wholesale Sales MoM Jan 2020 1.78% 83.05%
Manitoba Wholesale Sales Jan 2020 1.504B CAD -2.69%
New Brunswick Wholesale Sales Jan 2020 617.28M CAD 2.98%
Nova Scotia Wholesale Sales Jan 2020 962.04M CAD 7.21%
Ontario Wholesale Sales Jan 2020 34.12B CAD 2.19%
Prince Edward Island Wholesale Sales Jan 2020 103.47M CAD 8.57%
Quebec Wholesale Sales Jan 2020 12.27B CAD 2.08%
Saskatchewan Wholesale Sales Jan 2020 2.219B CAD 6.43%
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