Canada | Economic Indicators


Markets Last Reference Previous Range
Currency 1.21  Apr/15 1.26 0.92 : 1.61
Government Bond 10Y 1.43 percent Apr/15 1.37 1.15 : 12.44
Stock Market 15408 Index points Apr/15 14902 218 : 15658
GDP Last Reference Previous Range
GDP 1825 USD Billion Dec/13 1821 40.77 : 1825
GDP Growth Rate 0.6 percent Nov/14 0.8 -1.8 : 3.33
GDP Growth Annualized 2.4 percent Nov/14 3.2 -9 : 8.5
GDP Annual Growth Rate 2.63 percent Nov/14 2.75 -3.7 : 8.8
GDP Constant Prices 1767784 CAD Million Nov/14 1757162 758823 : 1767784
Gross National Product 1961684 CAD Million Nov/14 1961840 343088 : 1961840
GDP per capita 37520 USD Dec/13 37208 12931 : 37520
Gross Fixed Capital Formation 409763 CAD Million Nov/14 410110 134073 : 410110
GDP per capita PPP 41889 USD Dec/13 41541 29933 : 41889
Labour Last Reference Previous Range
Unemployment Rate 6.8 percent Mar/15 6.8 2.9 : 13.1
Employed Persons 17915 Thousand Mar/15 17886 9637 : 17915
Full Time Employment -28.2 Thousand Mar/15 34 -145 : 148
Employment Change 28.7 Thousand Mar/15 -1 -125 : 94
Unemployed Persons 1309 Thousand Mar/15 1312 692 : 1749
Youth Unemployment Rate 13 percent Mar/15 13.3 10.4 : 20.7
Productivity 107 Index Points Nov/14 107 69.61 : 107
Labor Force Participation Rate 65.9 percent Mar/15 65.8 61.4 : 67.7
Wages 23.73 CAD/Hour Jan/15 23.81 13.73 : 23.81
Wages in Manufacturing 23.84 CAD Jan/15 24.24 14.96 : 24.24
Labour Costs 114 Index Points Nov/14 114 49.37 : 114
Population 35.67 Million Dec/14 35.35 17.91 : 35.67
Retirement Age Women 65  Jan/13 65 65 : 65
Retirement Age Men 65  Jan/13 65 65 : 65
Minimum Wages 11 CAD Jun/14 10.25 1 : 11
Prices Last Reference Previous Range
Inflation Rate 1.2 percent Mar/15 1 -17.8 : 21.6
Inflation Rate Mom 0.7 percent Mar/15 0.9 -1.3 : 2.6
Consumer Price Index CPI 126 Index Points Mar/15 125 12.1 : 126
Core Inflation Rate 2.4 percent Mar/15 2.1 0 : 5.4
Core Consumer Prices 125 Index Points Mar/15 125 61.7 : 125
GDP Deflator 113 Index Points Nov/14 113 13 : 113
Producer Prices 110 Index Points Feb/15 108 15.6 : 113
Producer Prices Change -1.6 percent Feb/15 -2.2 -2.2 : 8.7
Export Prices 117 Index Points Feb/15 112 70.2 : 119
Import Prices 122 Index Points Feb/15 120 82.2 : 122
Food Inflation 3.8 percent Mar/15 3.9 -7.14 : 20.18
Money Last Reference Previous Range
Interest Rate 0.75 percent Apr/15 0.75 0.25 : 16
Interbank Rate 0.75 percent Mar/15 0.75 0.24 : 21.57
Money Supply M0 74444 CAD Million Feb/15 73704 2214 : 74444
Money Supply M1 768635 CAD Million Mar/15 759847 30706 : 768635
Money Supply M2 1315244 CAD Million Mar/15 1309940 25523 : 1315244
Money Supply M3 1942113 CAD Million Mar/15 1931120 37982 : 1942113
Central Bank Balance Sheet 92708 CAD Million Mar/15 92267 2226 : 93388
Foreign Exchange Reserves 77681 USD Million Mar/15 74768 1678 : 77885
Loans to Private Sector 244980 CAD Million Mar/15 241285 10151 : 244980
Foreign Stock Investment 9270 CAD Million Feb/15 5730 -24132 : 26142
Banks Balance Sheet 4611579 CAD Million Feb/15 4683469 10516 : 4683469
Trade Last Reference Previous Range
Balance of Trade -984 CAD Million Feb/15 -1475 -2903 : 8525
Exports 43521 CAD Million Feb/15 43345 1366 : 45538
Imports 44505 CAD Million Feb/15 44820 1112 : 45150
Current Account -13917 CAD Million Nov/14 -9600 -19565 : 12223
Current Account to GDP -3.2 percent Dec/13 -3.4 -4.2 : 2.7
External Debt 612 CAD Billion Jun/14 609 14.82 : 612
Terms of Trade 96.1 Index Points Feb/15 93.8 81.2 : 110
Foreign Direct Investment 17690 CAD Million Nov/14 16293 -8173 : 50740
Capital Flows -14 CAD Million Nov/14 -4 -672 : 19
Gold Reserves 2.99 Tonnes Nov/14 2.99 2.99 : 46.19
Crude Oil Production 3678 BBL/D/1K Dec/14 3704 955 : 3717
Government Last Reference Previous Range
Government Budget -0.3 percent of GDP Mar/14 -1 -8.3 : 5.1
Government Debt to GDP 89.1 percent Dec/13 88.1 66.5 : 102
Government Budget Value 4626 CAD Million Feb/15 2211 -9919 : 5770
Government Spending 350813 CAD Million Nov/14 348969 60608 : 350813
Credit Rating 98.06  :
Business Last Reference Previous Range
Business Confidence 47.9  Mar/15 49.7 36.1 : 75
Manufacturing PMI 48.9  Mar/15 48.7 48.7 : 56.3
Industrial Production 3.33 percent Jan/15 3.39 -14.7 : 11.4
Capacity Utilization 83.6 percent Nov/14 83.4 71.6 : 87.6
New Orders 48851766 CAD THO Feb/15 59356166 14816411 : 62785328
Changes in Inventories 8017 CAD Million Nov/14 653 -18820 : 19713
Bankruptcies 229 Companies Jan/15 241 219 : 872
Corporate Profits 72234 CAD Million Nov/14 70694 -758 : 73394
Car Registrations 111880 Thousand Feb/15 101566 19807 : 198479
Industrial Production Mom 2.52 percent Jan/15 -4.56 -12.6 : 9.77
Leading Economic Index -0.1 percent Jan/15 0.3 -1.38 : 1.22
Mining Production 4.8 percent Jan/15 5.1 -16.75 : 15.62
Consumer Last Reference Previous Range
Consumer Confidence 81.2  Feb/14 84.4 60 : 93.4
Retail Sales MoM 1.7 percent Feb/15 -1.4 -4.5 : 3.7
Retail Sales YoY 2.5 percent Feb/15 1.2 -6.5 : 10.5
Consumer Spending 982885 CAD Million Nov/14 978053 162251 : 982885
Disposable Personal Income 1127836 CAD Million Nov/14 1122476 26768 : 1127836
Personal Savings 40584 CAD Million Nov/14 41108 1200 : 67160
Consumer Credit 529908 CAD Million Feb/15 531296 11066 : 533367
Bank Lending Rate 2.85 percent Apr/15 2.85 2.25 : 22.75
Gasoline Prices 0.85 USD/Liter Mar/15 0.84 0.41 : 1.32
Private Sector Credit 3449960 CAD Million Feb/15 3441394 75096 : 3449960
Retail Sales Ex Autos Percent Feb/15 -1.5 -3.2 : 3.3
Housing Last Reference Previous Range
Housing Index 112 Index Points Feb/15 112 44.3 : 112
Building Permits 6114612 Thousands CAD Feb/15 6129265 57056 : 8945757
Housing Starts 190 Thousand Mar/15 151 90.7 : 292
Taxes Last Reference Previous Range
Corporate Tax Rate 26 percent Jan/14 26.1 26 : 50.9
Personal Income Tax Rate 29 percent Jan/14 29 29 : 29
Sales Tax Rate percent Jan/14 5 5 : 7
Social Security Rate 12.53 percent Jan/13 14.28 7.9 : 14.95
Social Security Rate For Companies 7.58 percent Jan/13 7.5 4.3 : 7.9
Social Security Rate For Employees 6.83 percent Jan/13 6.78 3.6 : 7.05




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