Canada | Economic Indicators


Markets Last Reference Previous Range
Currency 1.31 Aug/15 1.32 0.92 : 1.61
Stock Market 14468 Index points Aug/15 14468 218 : 15658
Government Bond 10Y 1.4 percent Aug/15 1.43 1.15 : 12.44
GDP Last Reference Previous Range
GDP 1787 USD Billion Dec/14 1839 40.77 : 1839
GDP Growth Rate -0.1 percent Mar/15 0.6 -1.8 : 3.33
GDP Growth Annualized -0.6 percent Mar/15 2.2 -9 : 8.5
GDP Annual Growth Rate 2.06 percent Mar/15 2.63 -3.7 : 8.8
GDP Constant Prices 1762406 CAD Million Mar/15 1765019 758823 : 1765019
Gross National Product 1942356 CAD Million Mar/15 1961128 343088 : 1961840
GDP per capita 38293 USD Dec/14 37754 12931 : 38293
Gross Fixed Capital Formation 401888 CAD Million Mar/15 409268 134073 : 410110
GDP per capita PPP 42817 USD Dec/14 42213 29977 : 42817
GDP From Agriculture 25948 CAD Million May/15 25810 24912 : 27581
Labour Last Reference Previous Range
Unemployment Rate 6.8 percent Jun/15 6.8 2.9 : 13.1
Employed Persons 17947 Thousand Jun/15 17954 9637 : 17954
Full Time Employment 64.8 Thousand Jun/15 30.9 -145 : 148
Employment Change -6.4 Thousand Jun/15 58.9 -125 : 94
Unemployed Persons 1304 Thousand Jun/15 1308 692 : 1749
Youth Unemployment Rate 12.9 percent Jun/15 13.2 10.4 : 20.7
Productivity 108 Index Points Mar/15 108 69.61 : 108
Labor Force Participation Rate 65.8 percent Jun/15 65.9 61.4 : 67.7
Wages 23.67 CAD/Hour May/15 23.73 13.73 : 23.81
Wages in Manufacturing 24.62 CAD/Hour May/15 24.82 14.96 : 24.82
Labour Costs 115 Index Points Mar/15 114 49.37 : 115
Population 35.67 Million Dec/14 35.35 17.91 : 35.67
Retirement Age Women 65 Dec/15 65 65 : 65
Retirement Age Men 65 Dec/15 65 65 : 65
Minimum Wages 11 CAD/Hour Dec/14 10.25 1 : 11
Prices Last Reference Previous Range
Inflation Rate 1 percent Jun/15 0.9 -17.8 : 21.6
Inflation Rate Mom 0.2 percent Jun/15 0.6 -1.3 : 2.6
Consumer Price Index CPI 127 Index Points Jun/15 127 12.1 : 127
Core Inflation Rate 2.3 percent Jun/15 2.2 0 : 5.4
Core Consumer Prices 126 Index Points Jun/15 126 61.7 : 126
GDP Deflator 112 Index Points Mar/15 113 13 : 113
Producer Prices 111 Index Points Jun/15 110 15.6 : 113
Producer Prices Change -0.9 percent Jun/15 -1.3 -2.4 : 8.7
Export Prices 112 Index Points May/15 111 70.2 : 119
Import Prices 121 Index Points May/15 121 82.2 : 122
Food Inflation 3.4 percent Jun/15 3.8 -7.14 : 20.18
Money Last Reference Previous Range
Interest Rate 0.5 percent Jul/15 0.75 0.25 : 16
Interbank Rate 0.5 percent Jul/15 0.75 0.24 : 21.57
Money Supply M0 76039 CAD Million Jun/15 75595 2214 : 76039
Money Supply M1 777835 CAD Million Jun/15 774677 30706 : 777835
Money Supply M2 1324984 CAD Million Jun/15 1322826 25523 : 1324984
Money Supply M3 1953511 CAD Million Jun/15 1948344 37982 : 1953511
Central Bank Balance Sheet 94733 CAD Million Jun/15 94310 2226 : 94733
Foreign Exchange Reserves 76395 USD Million Jun/15 77269 1678 : 77885
Loans to Private Sector 251507 CAD Million Jun/15 248064 10151 : 251507
Foreign Stock Investment -5447 CAD Million May/15 16728 -24132 : 26125
Banks Balance Sheet 4602299 CAD Million May/15 4510208 10516 : 4683469
Trade Last Reference Previous Range
Balance of Trade -3340 CAD Million May/15 -2992 -3853 : 8525
Exports 42002 CAD Million May/15 42253 1366 : 45538
Imports 45342 CAD Million May/15 45245 1112 : 46051
Current Account -17466 CAD Million Mar/15 -13050 -19565 : 12223
Current Account to GDP -3.2 percent Dec/13 -3.4 -4.2 : 2.7
External Debt 612 CAD Billion Dec/14 609 14.82 : 612
Terms of Trade 92.5 Index Points May/15 91.7 81.2 : 110
Foreign Direct Investment 6670 CAD Million Mar/15 20390 -8173 : 50740
Capital Flows -50 CAD Million Mar/15 -14 -672 : 19
Gold Reserves 2.99 Tonnes Mar/15 2.99 2.99 : 46.19
Crude Oil Production 3910 BBL/D/1K Apr/15 3911 955 : 3911
Tourist Arrivals 2453533 May/15 1687028 1138895 : 7006165
Government Last Reference Previous Range
Government Budget -0.3 percent of GDP Dec/14 -1 -8.3 : 5.1
Government Debt to GDP 86.51 percent Dec/14 87.66 66.5 : 102
Government Budget Value 1402 CAD Million May/15 2544 -9919 : 5770
Government Spending 348859 CAD Million Mar/15 349586 60608 : 349586
Credit Rating 98.06 :
Fiscal Expenditure 19729 CAD Million May/15 20298 5565 : 30829
Government Revenues 23681 CAD Million May/15 25370 3384 : 29099
Business Last Reference Previous Range
Business Confidence 55.9 Jun/15 62.3 36.1 : 75
Manufacturing PMI 50.8 Jul/15 51.3 48.7 : 56.3
Industrial Production -2.8 percent May/15 -1 -14.7 : 11.4
Capacity Utilization 82.7 percent Mar/15 83.5 71.6 : 87.6
New Orders 48642545 CAD THO May/15 47833103 14816411 : 62785328
Changes in Inventories 11460 CAD Million Mar/15 8513 -18820 : 19713
Bankruptcies 235 Companies May/15 283 219 : 872
Corporate Profits 53256 CAD Million Mar/15 62204 -758 : 73394
Car Registrations 201514 Thousand May/15 192503 19807 : 201514
Competitiveness Index 5.24 Points Dec/15 5.2 5.2 : 5.37
Competitiveness Rank 15 Dec/15 14 9 : 15
Corruption Index 81 Points Dec/14 81 81 : 92
Corruption Rank 10 Dec/14 9 5 : 14
Ease of Doing Business 16 Dec/14 19 8 : 19
Industrial Production Mom -5.74 percent Apr/15 -1.72 -12.6 : 9.77
Leading Economic Index -0.2 percent May/15 -0.2 -1.38 : 1.22
Mining Production -6.43 percent Apr/15 -3.44 -16.75 : 15.62
Consumer Last Reference Previous Range
Consumer Confidence 84.4 Dec/13 81.2 60 : 93.4
Retail Sales MoM 1 percent May/15 -0.1 -4.5 : 3.7
Retail Sales YoY 2.7 percent May/15 1.7 -6.5 : 10.5
Consumer Spending 983715 CAD Million Mar/15 982739 162251 : 983715
Disposable Personal Income 1146308 CAD Million Mar/15 1129208 26768 : 1146308
Personal Savings 57460 CAD Million Mar/15 41156 1200 : 67160
Consumer Credit 534050 CAD Million May/15 530902 11066 : 534050
Bank Lending Rate 2.85 percent Jul/15 2.85 2.25 : 22.75
Gasoline Prices 0.91 USD/Liter Jul/15 1.02 0.41 : 1.32
Private Sector Credit 3515750 CAD Million May/15 3502008 75096 : 3515750
Retail Sales Ex Autos 0.9 Percent May/15 -0.5 -3.2 : 3.3
Housing Last Reference Previous Range
Housing Index 113 Index Points May/15 112 44.3 : 113
Building Permits 6696300 Thousands CAD May/15 7835500 57056 : 8945757
Housing Starts 203 Thousand Jun/15 197 90.7 : 292
Home Ownership Rate 67.6 percent Dec/13 65.4 63.9 : 67.6
Taxes Last Reference Previous Range
Corporate Tax Rate 26.5 percent Dec/15 26.5 26.1 : 50.9
Personal Income Tax Rate 29 percent Dec/14 29 29 : 29
Sales Tax Rate 5 percent Dec/15 5 5 : 7
Social Security Rate 14.41 percent Dec/15 14.41 7.9 : 14.95
Social Security Rate For Companies 7.58 percent Dec/15 7.58 4.3 : 7.9
Social Security Rate For Employees 6.83 percent Dec/15 6.83 3.6 : 7.05




Economic Indicators for Canada including actual values, historical data charts, an economic calendar, time-series statistics, business news, long term forecasts and short-term predictions for Canada economy. 8/5/2015