Canada Labour Costs  1981-2017 | Data | Chart | Calendar | Forecast | News

Labour Costs in Canada increased to 114.90 Index Points in the third quarter of 2017 from 114.65 Index Points in the second quarter of 2017. Labour Costs in Canada averaged 86.13 Index Points from 1981 until 2017, reaching an all time high of 116.47 Index Points in the second quarter of 2016 and a record low of 49.37 Index Points in the first quarter of 1981.

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Canada Labour Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Unemployment Rate 5.90 6.30 13.10 2.90 percent [+]
Employed Persons 18568.90 18489.40 18568.90 9636.70 Thousand [+]
Unemployed Persons 1156.50 1235.40 1748.90 691.50 Thousand [+]
Part Time Employment 49.90 -53.40 136.30 -102.00 Thousand [+]
Full Time Employment 29.60 88.70 148.40 -145.10 Thousand [+]
Employment Change 79.50 35.30 94.00 -124.80 Thousand [+]
Labor Force Participation Rate 65.70 65.70 67.70 61.40 percent [+]
Youth Unemployment Rate 10.80 11.10 20.70 10.30 percent [+]
Productivity 108.99 109.62 109.79 69.08 Index Points [+]
Labour Costs 114.90 114.65 116.47 49.37 Index Points [+]
Wages 24.24 23.76 24.73 13.73 CAD/Hour [+]
Wages in Manufacturing 25.26 24.71 26.55 14.96 CAD/Hour [+]
Minimum Wages 11.40 11.40 11.40 1.00 CAD/Hour [+]
Population 36.44 35.99 36.44 17.91 Million [+]
Retirement Age Women 65.00 65.00 65.00 65.00 [+]
Retirement Age Men 65.00 65.00 65.00 65.00 [+]
Non Farm Payrolls 16336.30 16297.40 16336.30 10863.80 Thousand [+]
Job Vacancies 460215.00 387505.00 460215.00 329710.00 [+]
Living Wage Family 2690.00 2860.00 2930.00 2690.00 CAD/Month [+]
Living Wage Individual 1970.00 2050.00 2080.00 1970.00 CAD/Month [+]
Employment Rate 61.80 61.60 63.70 56.00 percent [+]


Canada Labour Costs

This page provides - Canada Labour Costs - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Canada Labour Costs - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on December of 2017.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
114.90 114.65 116.47 49.37 1981 - 2017 Index Points Quarterly
SA, 2007=100




labour costs by Country
Country Last
Australia 100.50 Sep/17
Brazil 134.84 Oct/17
Canada 114.90 Sep/17
China 104.00 Sep/17
Euro Area 111.10 Jun/17
France 107.40 Sep/17
Germany 112.39 Sep/17
Italy 106.70 Sep/17
Mexico 85.70 Sep/17
Netherlands 115.10 Jun/17
South Korea 129.60 Jun/17
Spain 101.70 Jun/17
Turkey 240.32 Sep/17
United Kingdom 104.90 Jun/17
United States 108.36 Sep/17