Markets Actual Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3
Currency 1.34 1.29 1.3 1.31 1.31
Stock Market 14667.83 16025 15918 15813 15710 points
Government Bond 10Y 2.07 2.54 2.59 2.64 2.69 percent
Overview Actual Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3
GDP Growth Rate 0.50 0.4 0.5 0.6 0.6 percent
GDP Annual Growth Rate 1.90 2.1 2.7 2.6 2.7 percent
GDP Growth Annualized 2.00 2.1 1.8 2.2 2.25 percent
Unemployment Rate 5.60 5.9 6 5.8 5.8 percent
Inflation Rate 2.40 2.4 2.3 2.3 2.5 percent
Inflation Rate Mom 0.30 0.2 0.1 0.13 0.13 percent
Interest Rate 1.75 1.75 2 2.25 2.5 percent
Interbank Rate 2.27 2.19 2.44 2.69 2.94 percent
Balance of Trade -1165.20 -1200 -1500 -1100 -3000 CAD Million
Exports 49323.10 50400 50500 49700 48000 CAD Million
Government Debt to GDP 89.60 94 93 93 93 percent
Government Budget -0.90 -0.8 -0.7 -0.7 -0.7 percent of GDP
Business Confidence 57.20 59 60 58 57 Index Points
Manufacturing PMI 54.90 55 55.4 55.41 54.9
Consumer Confidence 57.05 51.9 55.99 56.17 56.09 Index Points
Retail Sales MoM 0.20 0.36 0.37 0.37 0.37 percent
Building Permits 8058463.00 8089102 8084072 8084368 8084431 CAD Thousand
Corporate Tax Rate 26.50 26.5 26.5 26.5 26.5 percent
Personal Income Tax Rate 33.00 33 33 33 33 percent
GDP Actual Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3
GDP Growth Rate 0.50 0.4 0.5 0.6 0.6 percent
GDP Annual Growth Rate 1.90 2.1 2.7 2.6 2.7 percent
GDP Growth Annualized 2.00 2.1 1.8 2.2 2.25 percent
GDP 1653.04 1800 2000 2000 2000 USD Billion
GDP Constant Prices 2059104.00 1860000 1928484 1940323 1959463 CAD Million
Gross National Product 2206964.00 2196396 2227189 2252411 2230028 CAD Million
Gross Fixed Capital Formation 441856.00 397690 422278 422809 420114 CAD Million
GDP per capita 51315.89 51700 52200 52200 52200 USD
GDP per capita PPP 44017.59 44150 44700 44700 44700 USD
GDP From Agriculture 35498.00 28535 28632 28801 29359 CAD Million
GDP From Construction 141262.00 127597 130642 131132 130746 CAD Million
GDP From Manufacturing 202486.00 186878 188527 188893 188576 CAD Million
GDP From Mining 150079.00 157001 159836 161786 160397 CAD Million
GDP From Public Administration 128434.00 111811 113077 113667 115142 CAD Million
GDP From Services 1368480.00 1260757 1272835 1281144 1290325 CAD Million
GDP From Transport 88952.00 81139 82466 83044 83206 CAD Million
GDP From Utilities 43000.00 40815 40834 40162 42654 CAD Million
Labour Actual Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3
Unemployment Rate 5.60 5.9 6 5.8 5.8 percent
Employed Persons 18799.10 18743 18792 18840 18888 Thousand
Unemployed Persons 1124.80 1300 1135 1132 1130 Thousand
Part Time Employment 4.10 4.1 3.72 3.79 3.83 Thousand
Full Time Employment 89.90 15.55 14.79 15.39 15.27 Thousand
Employment Change 94.10 17.65 17.68 17.68 17.68 Thousand
Labor Force Participation Rate 65.40 65.6 65.6 65.2 65.1 percent
Youth Unemployment Rate 10.80 12 11.5 10.92 10.91 percent
Labour Costs 105.63 119 118 118 118 Index Points
Wages 25.24 25 24.6 25.15 25.15 CAD/Hour
Wages in Manufacturing 25.29 27.4 27.9 25.16 25.16 CAD/Hour
Minimum Wages 14.00 14 15 15 15 CAD/Hour
Population 36.96 37.3 37.77 37.84 37.91 Million
Retirement Age Women 65.00 65 65 65 65
Retirement Age Men 65.00 65 65 65 65
Living Wage Family 2580.00 2750 2830 2578 2567 CAD/Month
Non Farm Payrolls 16658.00 16000 16792 16851 16909 Thousand
Adp Employment Change -23.00 34.53 18.89 24.75 24.21 Thousand
Employment Rate 61.70 61.7 61.5 61.5 61.5 percent
Prices Actual Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3
Inflation Rate 2.40 2.4 2.3 2.3 2.5 percent
Inflation Rate Mom 0.30 0.2 0.1 0.13 0.13 percent
Consumer Price Index CPI 134.10 134 136 137 137 Index Points
Core Consumer Prices 132.20 132 133 133 134 Index Points
Core Inflation Rate 1.60 1.6 1.5 1.6 1.5 percent
GDP Deflator 108.90 106 106 108 110 Index Points
Producer Prices 119.20 122 123 126 125 Index Points
Producer Prices Change 5.30 6.3 5.8 5.4 5.8 percent
Export Prices 112.20 120 129 129 129 Index Points
Import Prices 118.80 136 137 137 137 Index Points
Food Inflation 2.00 1.5 1.8 1.6 1.4 percent
CPI Housing Utilities 142.00 143 143 144 145 Index Points
CPI Transportation 139.30 139 141 144 142 Index Points
Money Actual Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3
Interest Rate 1.75 1.75 2 2.25 2.5 percent
Interbank Rate 2.27 2.19 2.44 2.69 2.94 percent
Central Bank Balance Sheet 115823.00 112000 115898 115963 115919 CAD Million
Loans to Private Sector 422246.00 370000 434470 443598 452439 CAD Million
Deposit Interest Rate 0.10 0.1 0.35 0.6 0.85 percent
Foreign Stock Investment 7695.00 11067 10098 10195 10167 CAD Million
Private Debt to GDP 266.61 265 260 260 260 percent
Trade Actual Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3
Balance of Trade -1165.20 -1200 -1500 -1100 -3000 CAD Million
Exports 49323.10 50400 50500 49700 48000 CAD Million
Imports 50488.30 52100 52000 50800 51000 CAD Million
Current Account -10343.00 -11310 -11631 -12839 -12435 CAD Million
Current Account to GDP -3.00 -2.8 -2.5 -2.5 -2.5 percent
External Debt 2534415.00 623 2652090 2687012 2722827 CAD Billion
Terms of Trade 94.40 88.24 93.89 93.88 93.88 Index Points
Capital Flows 0.00 -4 5.97 5.94 6.02 CAD Million
Gold Reserves 0.00 3 -0.05 -0.04 -0.06 Tonnes
Crude Oil Production 4287.00 4400 4000 4200 4000 BBL/D/1K
Terrorism Index 2.96 2.96 2.96 2.96 2.96
Government Actual Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3
Government Debt to GDP 89.60 94 93 93 93 percent
Government Budget -0.90 -0.8 -0.7 -0.7 -0.7 percent of GDP
Government Budget Value -1356.00 1007 1147 1052 1029 CAD Million
Government Spending 417220.00 370044 374621 375730 377638 CAD Million
Government Revenues 25234.00 25926 26088 25993 25970 CAD Million
Fiscal Expenditure 24436.00 24947 24941 24941 24941 CAD Million
Taxes Actual Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3
Corporate Tax Rate 26.50 26.5 26.5 26.5 26.5 percent
Personal Income Tax Rate 33.00 33 33 33 33 percent
Sales Tax Rate 5.00 5 5 5 5 percent
Social Security Rate 13.81 13.81 13.81 13.81 13.81 percent
Social Security Rate For Companies 7.23 7.23 7.23 7.23 7.23 percent
Social Security Rate For Employees 6.58 6.58 6.58 6.58 6.58 percent
Business Actual Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3
Business Confidence 57.20 59 60 58 57 Index Points
Manufacturing PMI 54.90 55 55.4 55.41 54.9
Industrial Production 2.76 1.9 2.57 4.1 2.7 percent
Industrial Production Mom 0.14 0.7 0.13 0.13 0.13 percent
Manufacturing Production 3.32 0.9 4.08 4.11 4.11 percent
Capacity Utilization 85.50 85 85.2 85 84 percent
Corporate Profits 85053.00 64200 81616 81935 82769 CAD Million
Car Registrations 177825.00 165846 175145 175414 171524 Units
Leading Economic Index -0.10 0.1 0 0.2 -0.1 percent
Mining Production 5.46 1 5.52 5.52 5.52 percent
Competitiveness Index 79.92 80.42 80.42 80.42 80.42 Points
Competitiveness Rank 12.00 12 12 12 12
Corruption Index 82.00 82 82 82 82 Points
Corruption Rank 8.00 8 8 8 8
Ease of Doing Business 22.00 20 22 21 20
Consumer Actual Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3
Consumer Confidence 57.05 51.9 55.99 56.17 56.09 Index Points
Retail Sales MoM 0.20 0.36 0.37 0.37 0.37 percent
Retail Sales YoY 3.80 4.06 4.24 4.35 4.41 percent
Retail Sales Ex Autos 0.10 0.33 0.34 0.34 0.34 percent
Consumer Spending 1161382.00 1096510 1105759 1111853 1123432 CAD Million
Disposable Personal Income 1230932.00 1245777 1253198 1261501 1268311 CAD Million
Personal Savings 0.80 2.25 2.46 2.12 1.72 percent
Consumer Credit 624427.00 594000 636252 642776 649231 CAD Million
Bank Lending Rate 3.95 3.7 3.95 4.2 4.45 percent
Gasoline Prices 0.85 0.93 0.91 0.89 0.88 USD/Liter
Housing Actual Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3
Building Permits 8058463.00 8089102 8084072 8084368 8084431 CAD Thousand
Housing Starts 215.94 201 201 201 201 Thousand units
Housing Index 103.30 103 103 103 103 Index Points
Home Ownership Rate 66.50 65 66.63 66.88 67.12 percent


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