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

Last Updated: Aug 30 2021, 08:30 EDT    Next Release: Nov 29 2021, 08:30 EST

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 Q2 2021 1.936B CAD -27.54%
Canada Balance on Commercial Services Q2 2021 919.00M CAD -4.67%
Canada Balance on Compensation of Employees Q2 2021 -1.037B CAD
Canada Balance on Goods Q2 2021 1.682B CAD 40.40%
Canada Balance on Goods and Services Q2 2021 1.818B CAD 11.12%
Canada Balance on Government Services Q2 2021 -20.00M CAD
Canada Balance on Investment Income Q2 2021 4.001B CAD 72.83%
Canada Balance on Primary Income Q2 2021 2.964B CAD 131.7%
Canada Balance on Services Q2 2021 136.00M CAD -69.02%
Canada Balance on Transportation Q2 2021 -1.974B CAD
Canada Balance on Travel Q2 2021 1.211B CAD -12.12%
Canada Current Account Balance Q2 2021 3.581B CAD 97.30%

Canada Building Permits

Last Updated: Oct 4 2021, 08:43 EDT    Next Release: Nov 2 2021, 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 Aug 2021 9.664B CAD -2.14%
Canada Building Permits MoM Aug 2021 -2.14%
Canada Commercial Building Permits Aug 2021 1.832B CAD 14.90%
Canada Dwellings Building Permits Aug 2021 22550.00 -11.08%
Canada Industrial Building Permits Aug 2021 543.36M CAD -7.34%
Canada Institutional and Governmental Building Permits Aug 2021 926.46M CAD 21.88%
Canada Non-residential Building Permits Aug 2021 3.302B CAD 12.27%
Canada Residential Building Permits Aug 2021 6.363B CAD -8.26%

Canada Consumer Price Index

Last Updated: Oct 20 2021, 08:32 EDT    Next Release: Nov 17 2021, 08:30 EST

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 Sep 2021 139.70 0.29%
Canada All Items Excluding Food and Energy Sep 2021 136.20 0.29%
Canada Clothing and Footwear Consumer Price Index Sep 2021 93.60 -0.43%
Canada Consumer Price Index Sep 2021 142.90 0.42%
Canada Consumer Price Index MoM Sep 2021 0.42% -14.72%
Canada Core Consumer Price Index Sep 2021 136.20 0.29%
Canada Core Consumer Price Index MoM Sep 2021 0.29% -20.27%
Canada Food Consumer Price Index Sep 2021 159.40 0.95%
Canada Health and Personal Care Consumer Price Index Sep 2021 133.50 0.30%
Canada Household Operations, Furnishings, and Equipment Consumer Price Index Sep 2021 125.80 0.16%
Canada Inflation Rate Sep 2021 4.38% 7.22%
Canada Recreation, Education, and Reading Consumer Price Index Sep 2021 118.30 0.42%
Canada Shelter Consumer Price Index Sep 2021 154.40 0.32%
Canada Transportation Consumer Price Index Sep 2021 154.10 0.78%

Canada GDP by Industry

Last Updated: Oct 1 2021, 08:33 EDT    Next Release: Oct 29 2021, 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 Jul 2021 1.963T Chn 2012 CAD -0.06%
Canada Real GDP by Industry: Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing and Hunting Jul 2021 41.04B Chn 2012 CAD -5.53%
Canada Real GDP by Industry: Business Sector Industries Jul 2021 1.604T Chn 2012 CAD -0.17%
Canada Real GDP by Industry: Construction Jul 2021 143.51B Chn 2012 CAD -0.95%
Canada Real GDP by Industry: Educational Services Jul 2021 105.33B Chn 2012 CAD 0.52%
Canada Real GDP by Industry: Energy Sector Jul 2021 171.20B Chn 2012 CAD -1.40%
Canada Real GDP by Industry: Finance and Insurance Jul 2021 148.53B Chn 2012 CAD 0.06%
Canada Real GDP by Industry: Health Care and Social Assistance Jul 2021 144.93B Chn 2012 CAD 0.57%
Canada Real GDP by Industry: Industrial Production Jul 2021 384.48B Chn 2012 CAD -1.11%
Canada Real GDP by Industry: Manufacturing Jul 2021 185.97B Chn 2012 CAD -1.06%
Canada Real GDP by Industry: Mining, Quarrying, and Oil and Gas Extraction Jul 2021 154.49B Chn 2012 CAD 0.27%
Canada Real GDP by Industry: Real Estate and Rental and Leasing Jul 2021 262.38B Chn 2012 CAD 0.06%
Canada Real GDP by Industry: Retail Trade Jul 2021 102.72B Chn 2012 CAD -1.11%
Canada Real GDP by Industry: Service-producing Industries Jul 2021 1.397T Chn 2012 CAD 0.45%
Canada Real GDP by Industry: Transportation and Warehousing Jul 2021 72.25B Chn 2012 CAD 1.10%
Canada Real GDP by Industry: Utilities Jul 2021 41.17B Chn 2012 CAD -4.91%
Canada Real GDP by Industry: Wholesale Trade Jul 2021 101.01B Chn 2012 CAD -1.91%
Canada Real GDP MoM Jul 2021 -0.06%

Canada Labour Force Survey

Last Updated: Oct 8 2021, 08:34 EDT    Next Release: Nov 5 2021, 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 Sep 2021 19.13M 0.83%
Canada Employment Net Change Sep 2021 157.10K 74.17%
Canada Employment Rate Sep 2021 60.90% 0.66%
Canada Full-time Employment Sep 2021 15.56M 1.26%
Canada Labour Force Sep 2021 20.55M 0.68%
Canada Labour Force Participation Rate Sep 2021 65.50% 0.61%
Canada Not in Labour Force Sep 2021 10.88M 3.30%
Canada Part-time Employment Sep 2021 3.567M -1.01%
Canada Population Sep 2021 31.39M 0.11%
Canada Unemployment Sep 2021 1.422M -1.26%
Canada Unemployment Rate Sep 2021 6.90% -2.82%

Canada Labour Productivity Measures

Last Updated: Sep 3 2021, 08:32 EDT    Next Release: Dec 3 2021, 08:30 EST

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 Q2 2021 96.77 -0.82%
Canada Compensation per Hour Worked Q2 2021 129.71 3.25%
Canada Construction Labour Productivity Q2 2021 106.25 1.26%
Canada Gross Domestic Product (GDP) Q2 2021 132.89 2.46%
Canada Hours Worked Q2 2021 100.66 -1.15%
Canada Implicit Price Deflator Q2 2021 119.22 3.07%
Canada Labour Productivity Q2 2021 110.73 0.56%
Canada Labour Share Q2 2021 98.26 -0.39%
Canada Real Gross Domestic Product Q2 2021 111.46 -0.59%
Canada Total Compensation Q2 2021 130.57 2.06%
Canada Total Economy Labour Productivity Q2 2021 110.51 0.60%
Canada Total Number of Jobs Q2 2021 104.02 -0.34%

Canada Monthly Survey of Manufacturing

Last Updated: Oct 14 2021, 08:34 EDT    Next Release: Nov 15 2021, 08:30 EST

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 Aug 2021 -2.08%
Canada Food Manufacturing New Orders Aug 2021 10.58B CAD 0.67%
Canada Furniture and Related Product Manufacturing Raw Materials, Fuel, Supplies, and Components Aug 2021 977.58M CAD 3.37%
Canada Manufacturing New Orders Aug 2021 60.58B CAD 1.38%
Canada Manufacturing Shipments Aug 2021 60.31B CAD 0.53%
Canada Manufacturing Shipments MoM Aug 2021 0.53%
Canada Manufacturing Total Inventory Aug 2021 96.19B CAD 2.08%
Canada Nondurable Goods Industries New Orders Aug 2021 30.86B CAD 4.94%
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 Aug 2021 3.177B CAD 11.66%
Canada Plastics and Rubber Products Manufacturing Shipments Aug 2021 2.991B CAD 1.75%

Canada New Housing Price Index

Last Updated: Oct 21 2021, 08:32 EDT    Next Release: Nov 19 2021, 08:30 EST

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 Sep 2021 106.40 -0.09%
British Columbia New Housing Price Index Sep 2021 121.90 0.91%
Calgary, AB New Housing Price Index Sep 2021 109.10 0.09%
Canada New Housing Price Index Sep 2021 118.50 0.42%
Canada New Housing Price Index MoM Sep 2021 0.42% -37.93%
Canada New Housing Price Index YoY Sep 2021 11.27% -7.39%
Halifax, NS New Housing Price Index Sep 2021 117.80 0.00%
Manitoba New Housing Price Index Sep 2021 126.80 0.16%
Montréal, QC New Housing Price Index Sep 2021 142.00 1.72%
New Brunswick New Housing Price Index Sep 2021 114.10 0.00%
Newfoundland and Labrador New Housing Price Index Sep 2021 102.30 -0.49%
Nova Scotia New Housing Price Index Sep 2021 117.80 0.00%
Ontario New Housing Price Index Sep 2021 121.30 0.17%
Prince Edward Island New Housing Price Index Sep 2021 119.70 -0.08%
Quebec New Housing Price Index Sep 2021 133.30 1.45%
Toronto, ON New Housing Price Index Sep 2021 111.10 0.00%
Vancouver, BC New Housing Price Index Sep 2021 122.60 0.91%
Victoria, BC New Housing Price Index Sep 2021 116.30 1.75%
Windsor, ON New Housing Price Index Sep 2021 137.50 1.93%

Canada Retail Trade

Last Updated: Oct 22 2021, 08:32 EDT    Next Release: Nov 19 2021, 08:30 EST

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 Aug 2021 2.271B CAD 3.82%
Canada Building Material and Garden Equipment and Supplies Dealers Retail Sales Aug 2021 3.755B CAD 2.80%
Canada Clothing Stores Retail Sales Aug 2021 2.447B CAD 5.21%
Canada Electronics and Appliance Stores Retail Sales Aug 2021 1.244B CAD -1.60%
Canada Food and Beverage Stores Retail Sales Aug 2021 11.93B CAD 4.77%
Canada Furniture and Home Furnishings Stores Retail Sales Aug 2021 1.835B CAD -2.38%
Canada Gasoline Stations Retail Sales Aug 2021 5.717B CAD 3.79%
Canada General Merchandise Stores Retail Sales Aug 2021 7.225B CAD 0.84%
Canada Health and Personal Care Stores Retail Sales Aug 2021 4.384B CAD 2.29%
Canada Jewellery, Luggage, and Leather Goods Stores Retail Sales Aug 2021 347.62M CAD 0.88%
Canada Miscellaneous Store Retailers Retail Sales Aug 2021 1.964B CAD 4.60%
Canada Motor Vehicle and Parts Dealers Retail Sales Aug 2021 14.96B CAD 0.01%
Canada Retail Sales Aug 2021 57.21B CAD 2.06%
Canada Retail Sales MoM Aug 2021 2.06%
Canada Shoe Stores Retail Sales Aug 2021 343.14M CAD -2.00%
Canada Specialty Food Stores Retail Sales Aug 2021 764.52M CAD 8.86%
Canada Sporting Goods, Hobby, Book, and Music Stores Retail Sales Aug 2021 1.058B CAD 0.07%

Canada Wholesale Trade

Last Updated: Oct 15 2021, 08:32 EDT    Next Release: Nov 15 2021, 08:30 EST

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 Aug 2021 7.191B CAD 0.05%
British Columbia Wholesale Sales Aug 2021 7.287B CAD -2.10%
Canada Wholesale Sales Aug 2021 70.27B CAD 0.30%
Canada Wholesale Sales MoM Aug 2021 0.30%
Manitoba Wholesale Sales Aug 2021 1.604B CAD -1.26%
New Brunswick Wholesale Sales Aug 2021 737.65M CAD -3.63%
Nova Scotia Wholesale Sales Aug 2021 1.011B CAD -5.29%
Ontario Wholesale Sales Aug 2021 35.42B CAD -0.34%
Prince Edward Island Wholesale Sales Aug 2021 129.04M CAD 7.12%
Quebec Wholesale Sales Aug 2021 14.08B CAD 5.46%
Saskatchewan Wholesale Sales Aug 2021 2.370B CAD -4.96%

National Gross Domestic Product (GDP) by Income and by Expenditure Accounts

Last Updated: Sep 10 2021, 08:31 EDT    Next Release: Nov 30 2021, 08:30 EST

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 GDP Q2 2021 2.462T CAD 1.92%
Canada GDP QoQ Q2 2021 7.90% -57.63%
Canada Real GDP Q2 2021 2.071T Chn 2012 CAD -0.29%
Canada Real GDP QoQ Q2 2021 -0.29%
Canada Real GDP QoQ Q2 2021 -1.15%
Canada Real GDP YoY Q2 2021 12.72% 4.18K%

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