Canada | Economic Indicators


Markets Last Reference Previous Range
Currency 1.25 Jul/15 1.24 0.92 : 1.61
Government Bond 10Y 1.73 percent Jul/15 1.68 1.15 : 12.44
Stock Market 14682 Index points Jul/15 14553 218 : 15658
GDP Last Reference Previous Range
GDP 1825 USD Billion Dec/13 1821 40.77 : 1825
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 37520 USD Dec/13 37208 12931 : 37520
Gross Fixed Capital Formation 401888 CAD Million Mar/15 409268 134073 : 410110
GDP per capita PPP 41889 USD Dec/13 41541 29933 : 41889
Gdp From Agriculture 26067 CAD Million Mar/15 26061 24912 : 27581
Labour Last Reference Previous Range
Unemployment Rate 6.8 percent May/15 6.8 2.9 : 13.1
Employed Persons 17954 Thousand May/15 17895 9637 : 17954
Full Time Employment 30.9 Thousand May/15 46.9 -145 : 148
Employment Change 58.9 Thousand May/15 -19.7 -125 : 94
Unemployed Persons 1308 Thousand May/15 1310 692 : 1749
Youth Unemployment Rate 13.2 percent May/15 13.6 10.4 : 20.7
Productivity 108 Index Points Mar/15 108 69.61 : 108
Labor Force Participation Rate 65.9 percent May/15 65.8 61.4 : 67.7
Wages 23.73 CAD/Hour Apr/15 23.71 13.73 : 23.81
Wages in Manufacturing 24.82 CAD/Hour Apr/15 24.16 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 Jan/15 65 65 : 65
Retirement Age Men 65 Jan/15 65 65 : 65
Minimum Wages 11 CAD/Hour Jun/14 10.25 1 : 11
Prices Last Reference Previous Range
Inflation Rate 0.9 percent May/15 0.8 -17.8 : 21.6
Inflation Rate Mom 0.6 percent May/15 -0.1 -1.3 : 2.6
Consumer Price Index CPI 127 Index Points May/15 126 12.1 : 127
Core Inflation Rate 2.2 percent May/15 2.3 0 : 5.4
Core Consumer Prices 126 Index Points May/15 125 61.7 : 126
GDP Deflator 112 Index Points Mar/15 113 13 : 113
Producer Prices 110 Index Points May/15 110 15.6 : 113
Producer Prices Change -1.3 percent May/15 -2.4 -2.4 : 8.7
Export Prices 111 Index Points Apr/15 113 70.2 : 119
Import Prices 121 Index Points Apr/15 122 82.2 : 122
Food Inflation 3.8 percent May/15 3.6 -7.14 : 20.18
Money Last Reference Previous Range
Interest Rate 0.75 percent May/15 0.75 0.25 : 16
Interbank Rate 0.74 percent Jun/15 0.72 0.24 : 21.57
Money Supply M0 75595 CAD Million May/15 75251 2214 : 75595
Money Supply M1 774677 CAD Million May/15 771493 30706 : 774677
Money Supply M2 1322826 CAD Million May/15 1320011 25523 : 1322826
Money Supply M3 1948344 CAD Million May/15 1949365 37982 : 1949365
Central Bank Balance Sheet 94733 CAD Million Jun/15 94310 2226 : 94733
Foreign Exchange Reserves 77269 USD Million May/15 77843 1678 : 77885
Loans to Private Sector 248064 CAD Million May/15 243563 10151 : 248064
Foreign Stock Investment 12935 CAD Million Apr/15 22556 -24132 : 26142
Banks Balance Sheet 4510208 CAD Million Apr/15 4663303 10516 : 4683469
Trade Last Reference Previous Range
Balance of Trade -2974 CAD Million Apr/15 -3853 -3853 : 8525
Exports 41912 CAD Million Apr/15 42198 1366 : 45538
Imports 44886 CAD Million Apr/15 46051 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/14 612 14.82 : 612
Terms of Trade 91.7 Index Points Apr/15 92.3 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 3911 BBL/D/1K Mar/15 3901 955 : 3911
Tourist Arrivals 1687028 Apr/15 1448990 1138895 : 7006165
Government Last Reference Previous Range
Government Budget -0.3 percent of GDP Mar/14 -1 -8.3 : 5.1
Government Debt to GDP 86.51 percent Dec/14 87.66 66.5 : 102
Government Budget Value -2994 CAD Million Mar/15 4626 -9919 : 5770
Government Spending 348859 CAD Million Mar/15 349586 60608 : 349586
Credit Rating 98.06 :
Business Last Reference Previous Range
Business Confidence 62.3 May/15 58.2 36.1 : 75
Manufacturing PMI 51.3 Jun/15 49.8 48.7 : 56.3
Industrial Production -1.08 percent Apr/15 -0.55 -14.7 : 11.4
Capacity Utilization 82.7 percent Mar/15 83.5 71.6 : 87.6
New Orders 47833103 CAD THO Apr/15 50814491 14816411 : 62785328
Changes in Inventories 11460 CAD Million Mar/15 8513 -18820 : 19713
Bankruptcies 309 Companies Mar/15 257 219 : 872
Corporate Profits 53256 CAD Million Mar/15 62204 -758 : 73394
Car Registrations 192503 Thousand Apr/15 164251 19807 : 198479
Competitiveness Index 5.24 Points Jun/15 5.2 5.2 : 5.37
Competitiveness Rank 15 Jun/15 14 9 : 15
Corruption Index 81 Points Jun/14 81 81 : 92
Corruption Rank 10 Jun/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 -0.1 percent Apr/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 -0.1 percent Apr/15 0.9 -4.5 : 3.7
Retail Sales YoY 1.7 percent Apr/15 3.1 -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 530902 CAD Million Apr/15 531425 11066 : 533367
Bank Lending Rate 2.85 percent Jun/15 2.85 2.25 : 22.75
Gasoline Prices 1.02 USD/Liter Jun/15 0.94 0.41 : 1.32
Private Sector Credit 3502008 CAD Million Apr/15 3481171 75096 : 3502008
Retail Sales Ex Autos -0.6 Percent Apr/15 0.7 -3.2 : 3.3
Housing Last Reference Previous Range
Housing Index 112 Index Points Apr/15 112 44.3 : 112
Building Permits 7798872 Thousands CAD Apr/15 6986660 57056 : 8945757
Housing Starts 202 Thousand May/15 183 90.7 : 292
Home Ownership Rate 67.6 percent Jun/13 65.4 63.9 : 67.6
Taxes Last Reference Previous Range
Corporate Tax Rate 26.5 percent Jan/15 26.5 26.1 : 50.9
Personal Income Tax Rate 29 percent Jan/14 29 29 : 29
Sales Tax Rate 5 percent Jan/15 5 5 : 7
Social Security Rate 14.41 percent Jan/15 14.41 7.9 : 14.95
Social Security Rate For Companies 7.58 percent Jan/15 7.58 4.3 : 7.9
Social Security Rate For Employees 6.83 percent Jan/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. 7/6/2015