Canada | Economic Indicators


Markets Last Reference Previous Range
Currency 1.24  Feb/15 1.24 0.92 : 1.61
Government Bond 10Y 1.32 percent Feb/15 1.32 1.15 : 12.44
Stock Market 15229 Index points Feb/15 15229 218 : 15658
GDP Last Reference Previous Range
GDP 1825 USD Billion Dec/13 1825 40.77 : 1825
GDP Growth Rate 0.7 percent Aug/14 0.7 -1.8 : 3.33
GDP Growth Annualized 2.8 percent Aug/14 2.8 -9 : 8.5
GDP Annual Growth Rate 2.59 percent Aug/14 2.59 -3.7 : 8.8
GDP Constant Prices 1754476 CAD Million Aug/14 1754476 758823 : 1754476
Gross National Product 1962696 CAD Million Aug/14 1962696 343088 : 1962696
GDP per capita 37520 USD Dec/13 37520 12931 : 37520
Gross Fixed Capital Formation 409151 CAD Million Aug/14 409151 134073 : 409151
GDP per capita PPP 41889 USD Dec/13 41889 29933 : 41889
Labour Last Reference Previous Range
Unemployment Rate 6.6 percent Jan/15 6.6 2.9 : 13.1
Employed Persons 17887 Thousand Jan/15 17887 9637 : 17887
Full Time Employment -11.8 Thousand Jan/15 -11.8 -145 : 148
Employment Change 35.4 Thousand Jan/15 35.4 -125 : 94
Unemployed Persons 1262 Thousand Jan/15 1262 692 : 1749
Youth Unemployment Rate 12.8 percent Jan/15 12.8 10.4 : 20.7
Productivity 107 Index Points Aug/14 107 69.61 : 107
Labor Force Participation Rate 65.7 percent Jan/15 65.7 61.4 : 67.7
Wages 23.51 CAD/Hour Nov/14 23.51 13.73 : 23.56
Wages in Manufacturing 23.97 CAD Nov/14 23.97 14.96 : 23.97
Labour Costs 114 Index Points Aug/14 114 49.37 : 114
Population 35.67 Million Dec/14 35.67 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 11 1 : 11
Prices Last Reference Previous Range
Inflation Rate percent Jan/15 1 -17.8 : 21.6
Inflation Rate Mom -0.2 percent Jan/15 -0.2 -1.3 : 2.6
Consumer Price Index CPI 124 Index Points Jan/15 124 12.1 : 126
Core Inflation Rate 2.2 percent Jan/15 2.2 0 : 5.4
Core Consumer Prices 125 Index Points Jan/15 125 61.7 : 125
GDP Deflator 114 Index Points Aug/14 114 13 : 114
Producer Prices 108 Index Points Dec/14 108 15.6 : 113
Producer Prices Change -0.5 percent Dec/14 -0.5 -0.8 : 8.7
Export Prices 112 Index Points Dec/14 112 70.2 : 119
Import Prices 118 Index Points Dec/14 118 82.2 : 119
Food Inflation 4.6 percent Jan/15 4.6 -7.14 : 20.18
Money Last Reference Previous Range
Interest Rate 0.75 percent Jan/15 0.75 0.25 : 16
Interbank Rate 0.75 percent Jan/15 0.75 0.24 : 21.57
Money Supply M0 73213 CAD Million Dec/14 73213 2214 : 73213
Money Supply M1 754090 CAD Million Dec/14 754090 30706 : 754090
Money Supply M2 1297431 CAD Million Dec/14 1297431 25523 : 1297431
Money Supply M3 1893114 CAD Million Dec/14 1893114 37982 : 1893114
Central Bank Balance Sheet 93335 CAD Million Jan/15 93335 2226 : 93388
Foreign Exchange Reserves 74837 USD Million Jan/15 74837 1678 : 77885
Loans to Private Sector 238379 CAD Million Dec/14 238379 10151 : 238379
Foreign Stock Investment -13550 CAD Million Dec/14 -13550 -24132 : 26142
Banks Balance Sheet 4427078 CAD Million Dec/14 4427078 10516 : 4427078
Trade Last Reference Previous Range
Balance of Trade -650 CAD Million Dec/14 -650 -2903 : 8525
Exports 44055 CAD Million Dec/14 44055 1366 : 45538
Imports 44704 CAD Million Dec/14 44704 1112 : 45150
Current Account -8401 CAD Million Aug/14 -8401 -19565 : 12223
Current Account to GDP -3.2 percent Dec/13 -3.2 -4.2 : 2.7
External Debt 612 CAD Billion Jun/14 612 14.82 : 612
Terms of Trade 94.4 Index Points Dec/14 94.4 81.2 : 110
Foreign Direct Investment 1951 CAD Million Aug/14 1951 -2013 : 7999
Capital Flows -4 CAD Million Aug/14 -4 -672 : 19
Gold Reserves 2.99 Tonnes Aug/14 2.99 2.99 : 46.19
Crude Oil Production 3677 BBL/D/1K Oct/14 3677 955 : 3677
Government Last Reference Previous Range
Government Budget -0.3 percent of GDP Mar/14 -0.3 -8.3 : 5.1
Government Debt to GDP 89.1 percent Dec/13 89.1 66.5 : 102
Government Budget Value 622 CAD Million Nov/14 622 -9919 : 5770
Government Spending 348758 CAD Million Aug/14 348758 60608 : 348846
Credit Rating 98.06  98.06 :
Business Last Reference Previous Range
Business Confidence 45.4  Jan/15 45.4 36.1 : 75
Manufacturing PMI 51  Jan/15 51 49.3 : 56.3
Industrial Production 2.2 percent Nov/14 2.2 -14.7 : 11.4
Capacity Utilization 83.4 percent Aug/14 83.4 71.6 : 87.6
New Orders 52618954 CAD THO Dec/14 52618954 14816411 : 62785328
Changes in Inventories 647 CAD Million Aug/14 647 -18820 : 19713
Bankruptcies 263 Companies Nov/14 263 219 : 872
Corporate Profits 70991 CAD Million Aug/14 70991 -758 : 73394
Car Registrations 135075 Thousand Dec/14 135075 19807 : 198479
Leading Economic Index -0.2 percent Nov/14 -0.2 -1.38 : 1.22
Mining Production 4.26 percent Nov/14 4.26 -16.75 : 15.62
Consumer Last Reference Previous Range
Consumer Confidence 84.4  Nov/13 84.4 60 : 93.4
Retail Sales MoM -2 percent Dec/14 -2 -4.5 : 3.7
Retail Sales YoY percent Jan/15 4 -6.5 : 10.5
Consumer Spending 978496 CAD Million Aug/14 978496 162251 : 978496
Disposable Personal Income 1125660 CAD Million Aug/14 1125660 26768 : 1125660
Personal Savings 43800 CAD Million Aug/14 43800 1200 : 67160
Consumer Credit 530632 CAD Million Nov/14 530632 11066 : 530977
Bank Lending Rate 2.85 percent Feb/15 2.85 2.25 : 22.75
Private Sector Credit 3412570 CAD Million Nov/14 3412570 75096 : 3412570
Retail Sales Ex Autos -2.3 Percent Dec/14 -2.3 -3.2 : 3.3
Housing Last Reference Previous Range
Housing Index 112 Index Points Dec/14 112 44.3 : 112
Building Permits 7106972 Thousands CAD Dec/14 7106972 57056 : 9146056
Housing Starts 187 Thousand Jan/15 187 90.7 : 292
Taxes Last Reference Previous Range
Corporate Tax Rate 26 percent Jan/14 26 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 12.53 7.9 : 14.95
Social Security Rate For Companies 7.58 percent Jan/13 7.58 4.3 : 7.9
Social Security Rate For Employees 6.83 percent Jan/13 6.83 3.6 : 7.05




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