Canada Capacity Utilization

Capacity Utilization in Canada increased to 82 percent in the fourth quarter of 2013 from 81.20 percent in the third quarter of 2013. Capacity Utilization in Canada is reported by the Statistics Canada. Capacity Utilization in Canada averaged 82.34 Percent from 1987 until 2013, reaching an all time high of 87.60 Percent in the first quarter of 1988 and a record low of 70.70 Percent in the second quarter of 2009. This page provides - Canada Capacity Utilization - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. 2014-04-17

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Forecast Dates Unit Frequency
82.00 81.20 87.60 70.70 81.76 | 2014/03 1987 - 2013 Percent Quarterly
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CALENDAR GMT Country Event Reference Actual Previous Consensus Forecast
2014-03-13 12:30 PM Canada
Capacity Utilization
Q4 2013 82.0% 81.2% (R) 82.0% 81.59%
2014-06-12 01:30 PM Canada
Capacity Utilization
Q1 2014 82.0% 81.76%
2014-09-10 01:30 PM Canada
Capacity Utilization
Q2 2014 82.12%
2014-12-11 01:30 PM Canada
Capacity Utilization
Q3 2014 82.12%
2015-03-12 01:30 PM Canada
Capacity Utilization
Q4 2014
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Business Last Previous Highest Lowest Forecast Unit
Industrial Production 3.29 2013-12-15 2.83 16.92 -14.71 2.86 2014-01-31 Percent [+]
Bankruptcies 247.00 2014-01-15 280.00 872.00 219.00 258.82 2014-02-28 Companies [+]
Capacity Utilization 82.00 2013-11-15 81.20 87.60 70.70 81.76 2014-03-31 Percent [+]
Car Registrations 97624.00 2014-01-15 115368.00 189076.00 19807.00 111500.57 2014-02-28 Thousand [+]
Changes in Inventories 18025.00 2013-11-15 12418.00 19650.00 -18754.00 17242.80 2014-03-31 CAD Million [+]
Manufacturing Pmi 53.30 2014-03-15 52.90 56.30 49.30 53.11 2014-04-30 [+]
New Orders 53924825.00 2014-01-15 52573377.00 53924825.00 14816411.00 53476792.18 2014-02-28 CAD THO [+]
Business Confidence 55.20 2014-03-31 57.20 75.00 36.10 57.77 2014-04-30 [+]
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Capacity Utilization | Notes
The capacity utilization rate, also called operating rate, shows the relationship between actual produced output and potential output that could be reached with available labor and equipment. The measure is shown in a percentage rate, where 100 percent indicates full capacity. For example, if an industry is working at a 65% capacity utilization rate, it means that without incurring the expensive costs of building a new plant or facility it has room to increase production by 35 percentage points.


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