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Overview Actual Q1/18 Q2/18 Q3/18 Q4/18 2020
GDP Growth Rate 0.40 0.6 0.4 0.3 0.4 0.6 percent
Unemployment Rate 5.90 5.6 5.6 6 5.9 6.7 percent
Inflation Rate 1.70 1.7 1.9 2.1 2.2 2.2 percent
Interest Rate 1.25 1.25 1.5 1.5 1.75 2.25 percent
Balance of Trade -3186.30 -1100 -750 -1985 -1200 -2800 CAD Million
Government Debt to GDP 92.30 94 94 94 94 93 percent
MARKETS Actual Q1/18 Q2/18 Q3/18 Q4/18 2020
Currency 1.26
1.27 1.29 1.31 1.34 1.43
Stock Market 15638.45
points
16079 15791 15509 15231 13182
Government Bond 10Y 2.25
percent
2.58 2.79 3.02 3.27 4.48
GDP Actual Q1/18 Q2/18 Q3/18 Q4/18 2020
GDP Growth Rate 0.40
percent
0.6 0.4 0.3 0.4 0.6
GDP Annual Growth Rate 3.00
percent
2.7 2.1 2.3 1.9 1.5
GDP Growth Annualized 1.70
percent
2.5 2 1.9 1.8 2.3
GDP 1529.76
USD Billion
1800 1800 1800 1800 2160
GDP Constant Prices 1860679.00
CAD Million
1845000 1852000 1882484 1860000 1900000
Gross National Product 2116304.00
CAD Million
2131477 2135190 2137371 2138488 2128396
Gross Fixed Capital Formation 397398.00
CAD Million
398438 398009 397471 397690 425000
GDP per capita 50231.90
USD
51700 51700 50254 51700 53000
GDP per capita PPP 43087.80
USD
44150 44150 43009 44150 45280
GDP From Agriculture 26833.00
CAD Million
26606 26439 26275 26118 30500
GDP From Construction 123072.00
CAD Million
123056 122976 122881 122781 120000
GDP From Manufacturing 183382.00
CAD Million
184516 184595 184328 183959 180000
GDP From Mining 150589.00
CAD Million
150187 149727 149283 148846 136000
GDP From Public Administration 110072.00
CAD Million
110123 110118 110096 110068 111000
GDP From Services 1235587.00
CAD Million
1242043 1245181 1247105 1248218 1330000
GDP From Transport 79177.00
CAD Million
79129 79095 79060 79026 82200
GDP From Utilities 40367.00
CAD Million
40111 39964 39822 39684 39200
LABOUR Actual Q1/18 Q2/18 Q3/18 Q4/18 2020
Unemployment Rate 5.90
percent
5.6 5.6 6 5.9 6.7
Employed Persons 18557.10
Thousand
18558 18531 18514 18503 18100
Unemployed Persons 1153.40
Thousand
1143 1149 1155 1300 1340
Part Time Employment -137.00
Thousand
22.38 4.44 4.12 4.29 4.29
Full Time Employment 49.00
Thousand
22.85 18.32 15.61 14.04 12.79
Employment Change -88.00
Thousand
2.71 11.45 12.97 14.97 16.71
Labor Force Participation Rate 65.50
percent
66.3 66.3 66.1 66.4 67
Youth Unemployment Rate 10.90
percent
11 11.5 12 12 11.8
Productivity 108.99
Index Points
109 109 109 109 108
Labour Costs 114.90
Index Points
114 114 114 119 123
Wages 24.75
CAD/Hour
24.67 24.67 24.67 24.66 25.53
Wages in Manufacturing 25.96
CAD/Hour
26.5 26.4 26.8 27.4 30
Minimum Wages 14.00
CAD/Hour
14 14 14 14 15
Population 36.89
Million
37.3 37.3 37.3 37.3 37.9
Retirement Age Women 65.00
65 65 65 65 65
Retirement Age Men 65.00
65 65 65 65 65
Job Vacancies 467685.00
371101 399866 427318 414607 405491
Living Wage Family 2690.00
CAD/Month
2750 2750 2750 2750 2800
Living Wage Individual 1970.00
CAD/Month
2030 2039 2048 2057 2028
Non Farm Payrolls 16348.60
Thousand
16100 16100 16370 16000 16000
Adp Employment Change 10.70
Thousand
13.48 15.33 14.94 15.02 15.01
Employment Rate 61.70
percent
61.3 61.3 61.43 61.7 62.2
PRICES Actual Q1/18 Q2/18 Q3/18 Q4/18 2020
Inflation Rate 1.70
percent
1.7 1.9 2.1 2.2 2.2
Inflation Rate Mom 0.70
percent
0.1 0.1 0.14 0.2 0.2
Consumer Price Index CPI 131.70
Index Points
133 133 132 135 149
Core Consumer Prices 130.80
Index Points
131 132 132 133 142
Core Inflation Rate 1.20
percent
1.2 1.3 1.4 1.6 2.2
GDP Deflator 115.20
Index Points
115 115 115 115 115
Producer Prices 114.70
Index Points
116 116 114 118 120
Producer Prices Change 2.20
percent
1.9 2 2.3 2.1 2.1
Export Prices 121.90
Index Points
123 122 122 120 126
Import Prices 130.40
Index Points
130 129 129 136 139
Food Inflation 2.30
percent
1.1 1.3 1.2 2 3.4
CPI Housing Utilities 139.70
Index Points
140 141 141 141 141
CPI Transportation 137.20
Index Points
132 132 137 133 136
MONEY Actual Q1/18 Q2/18 Q3/18 Q4/18 2020
Interest Rate 1.25
percent
1.25 1.5 1.5 1.75 2.25
Interbank Rate 1.66
percent
1.7 1.7 1.8 1.89 3
Money Supply M0 89142.00
CAD Million
89367 89422 89424 89411 89161
Money Supply M1 965358.00
CAD Million
982430 995225 1004510 1011153 1022331
Money Supply M2 1589083.00
CAD Million
1617952 1641082 1659242 1673410 1713541
Money Supply M3 2353068.00
CAD Million
2389751 2419288 2438985 2451184 2460273
Banks Balance Sheet 5491496.00
CAD Million
5520073 5522774 5521688 5520002 5498374
Central Bank Balance Sheet 109564.00
CAD Million
108805 108640 108481 112000 127000
Foreign Exchange Reserves 86748.00
USD Million
86695 86641 86587 86533 85893
Loans to Private Sector 376442.00
CAD Million
382181 384554 385440 370000 383000
Deposit Interest Rate 0.10
percent
0.3 0.3 0.43 0.3 1.5
Foreign Stock Investment -1970.00
CAD Million
6285 5391 4841 4573 4337
Private Debt to GDP 266.89
percent
265 267 269 270 271
TRADE Actual Q1/18 Q2/18 Q3/18 Q4/18 2020
Balance of Trade -3186.30
CAD Million
-1100 -750 -1985 -1200 -2800
Exports 46509.60
CAD Million
47500 47200 46400 45400 43000
Imports 49695.90
CAD Million
48600 46500 49700 46600 46800
Current Account -19346.00
CAD Million
-17026 -16266 -16120 -15885 -12403
Current Account to GDP -3.30
percent
-2.8 -2.8 -2.8 -2.8 -1.9
External Debt 631.90
CAD Billion
624 630 637 623 628
Terms of Trade 93.50
Index Points
94.04 93.96 93.72 90.12 94.74
Foreign Direct Investment 9763.00
CAD Million
7031 7103 7432 7276 7597
Capital Flows -25.00
CAD Million
-11.02 -11.74 -11.55 -4 -8
Gold Reserves 0.00
Tonnes
0.28 0.54 0.88 3 4
Crude Oil Production 3920.00
BBL/D/1K
3904 3897 3890 3884 3814
Terrorism Index 2.96
2.39 2.43 2.47 2.3 2.3
Tourist Arrivals 2095457.00
3264000 3295200 2920500 2939900 3021000
Weapons Sales 127.00
USD Million
266 227 188 149 184
GOVERNMENT Actual Q1/18 Q2/18 Q3/18 Q4/18 2020
Government Debt to GDP 92.30
percent
94 94 94 94 93
Government Budget -0.90
percent of GDP
-0.8 -0.8 -1.03 -0.8 -0.7
Government Budget Value -2839.00
CAD Million
-1754 -1385 -1287 -312 -312
Government Spending 358066.00
CAD Million
361027 362090 362906 363661 364927
Government Revenues 23113.00
CAD Million
23537 23256 23018 22794 20555
Fiscal Expenditure 23908.00
CAD Million
23287 22988 22703 22427 19693
Military Expenditure 15504.70
USD Million
15078 15205 15333 15460 15051
Asylum Applications 2409.00
Persons
2270 2258 2248 2240 2215
BUSINESS Actual Q1/18 Q2/18 Q3/18 Q4/18 2020
Business Confidence 55.20
Index Points
57 56.7 56.91 53 52
Manufacturing PMI 55.90
54 52.9 54 55 52
Industrial Production 4.50
percent
1.5 2.1 2.27 1.9 0.9
Industrial Production Mom 1.14
percent
0.4 0.4 0.12 0.7 0.5
Manufacturing Production 4.65
percent
1 4.4 2.72 0.9 0.7
Capacity Utilization 85.00
percent
82.6 83.1 84.09 82 83
New Orders 54882632.00
CAD THO
54664979 54605227 54522978 54445375 53533752
Changes in Inventories 17065.00
CAD Million
10285 7920 6219 5133 3565
Bankruptcies 222.00
Companies
227 235 241 247 304
Corporate Profits 78144.00
CAD Million
77580 77433 76691 64200 70100
Car Registrations 127734.00
121131 124754 125355 125533 125606
Leading Economic Index 0.40
percent
0.4 0.3 0.2 0.1 0.2
Internet Speed 16205.66
KBps
17262 17175 17331 17439 15989
IP Addresses 15582991.00
IP
15992916 16029189 16042632 16037206 15468799
Steel Production 1220.00
Thousand Tonnes
1207 1201 1198 1195 1189
Mining Production 4.02
percent
1.8 3.4 2.33 1 1.3
Competitiveness Index 5.35
Points
5.34 5.34 5.31 5.34 5.47
Competitiveness Rank 14.00
13 13 13 13 9
Corruption Index 82.00
Points
85 85 83 85 87
Corruption Rank 9.00
8 8 9 8 5
Ease of Doing Business 18.00
20 20 19 20 14
CONSUMER Actual Q1/18 Q2/18 Q3/18 Q4/18 2020
Consumer Confidence 55.72
Index Points
52.8 52.8 53.92 51.9 53.8
Retail Sales MoM -0.80
percent
0.37 0.37 0.37 0.37 0.3
Retail Sales YoY 5.80
percent
5.32 5.01 4.82 4.71 4.57
Retail Sales Ex Autos -1.80
percent
0.06 0.31 0.34 0.35 0.3
Consumer Spending 1071880.00
CAD Million
1090765 1099175 1106965 1114249 1110000
Disposable Personal Income 1208252.00
CAD Million
1200000 1200000 1226039 1228305 1233573
Personal Savings 2.60
percent
3.53 3.43 3.48 3.55 5
Consumer Credit 605466.00
CAD Million
578000 581000 621590 594000 614000
Private Sector Credit 4150075.00
CAD Million
4211306 4268014 4320530 4369112 4720339
Bank Lending Rate 3.45
percent
2.7 2.7 3.8 3.1 3.7
Households Debt To Gdp 100.50
percent of GDP
101 101 101 101 99.25
Households Debt To Income 173.34
percent
175 177 178 178 181
Gasoline Prices 1.03
USD/Liter
1.05 1.05 1.04 0.81 1.15
HOUSING Actual Q1/18 Q2/18 Q3/18 Q4/18 2020
Building Permits 8058892.00
CAD Thousand
7929018 7920521 7893225 7868046 7575514
Housing Starts 216.21
Thousand
215 210 206 202 186
Housing Index 103.30
Index Points
103 103 103 121 125
Home Ownership Rate 66.50
percent
65 66 66.16 65 63
TAXES Actual Q1/18 Q2/18 Q3/18 Q4/18 2020
Corporate Tax Rate 26.50
percent
26.5 26.5 27 26.5 26.5
Personal Income Tax Rate 33.00
percent
33 33 33 33 30
Sales Tax Rate 5.00
percent
5 5 5 5 5
Social Security Rate 13.81
percent
14.41 14.41 14 14 13
Social Security Rate For Companies 7.23
percent
7.58 7.58 7.16 7.16 6.87
Social Security Rate For Employees 6.58
percent
6.83 6.83 6.39 6.39 6.42
CLIMATE Actual Q1/18 Q2/18 Q3/18 Q4/18 2020
Precipitation 32.85
mm
25.55 35.21 54.09 36.32 38.63
Temperature -18.18
celsius
-20.41 1.54 9.76 -11.62 -5.36