Canada | Economic Indicators


Markets Last Reference Previous Range
Currency 1.25  Mar/15 1.25 0.92 : 1.61
Government Bond 10Y 1.36 percent Mar/15 1.36 1.15 : 12.44
Stock Market 14812 Index points Mar/15 14812 218 : 15658
GDP Last Reference Previous Range
GDP 1825 USD Billion Dec/13 1825 40.77 : 1825
GDP Growth Rate 0.6 percent Nov/14 0.6 -1.8 : 3.33
GDP Growth Annualized 2.4 percent Nov/14 2.4 -9 : 8.5
GDP Annual Growth Rate 2.63 percent Nov/14 2.63 -3.7 : 8.8
GDP Constant Prices 1767784 CAD Million Nov/14 1767784 758823 : 1767784
Gross National Product 1961684 CAD Million Nov/14 1961684 343088 : 1961840
GDP per capita 37520 USD Dec/13 37520 12931 : 37520
Gross Fixed Capital Formation 409763 CAD Million Nov/14 409763 134073 : 410110
GDP per capita PPP 41889 USD Dec/13 41889 29933 : 41889
Labour Last Reference Previous Range
Unemployment Rate 6.8 percent Feb/15 6.8 2.9 : 13.1
Employed Persons 17886 Thousand Feb/15 17886 9637 : 17887
Full Time Employment 34 Thousand Feb/15 34 -145 : 148
Employment Change -1 Thousand Feb/15 -1 -125 : 94
Unemployed Persons 1312 Thousand Feb/15 1312 692 : 1749
Youth Unemployment Rate 13.3 percent Feb/15 13.3 10.4 : 20.7
Productivity 107 Index Points Nov/14 107 69.61 : 107
Labor Force Participation Rate 65.8 percent Feb/15 65.8 61.4 : 67.7
Wages 23.85 CAD/Hour Dec/14 23.85 13.73 : 23.85
Wages in Manufacturing 24.17 CAD Dec/14 24.17 14.96 : 24.18
Labour Costs 114 Index Points Nov/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 Feb/15 1 -17.8 : 21.6
Inflation Rate Mom 0.9 percent Feb/15 0.9 -1.3 : 2.6
Consumer Price Index CPI 125 Index Points Feb/15 125 12.1 : 126
Core Inflation Rate 2.1 percent Feb/15 2.1 0 : 5.4
Core Consumer Prices 125 Index Points Feb/15 125 61.7 : 125
GDP Deflator 113 Index Points Nov/14 113 13 : 113
Producer Prices 310522 Index Points Feb/15 310522 15.6 : 350183
Producer Prices Change -2.2 percent Jan/15 -2.2 -2.2 : 8.7
Export Prices 112 Index Points Jan/15 112 70.2 : 119
Import Prices 119 Index Points Jan/15 119 82.2 : 119
Food Inflation 3.9 percent Feb/15 3.9 -7.14 : 20.18
Money Last Reference Previous Range
Interest Rate 0.75 percent Mar/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 74444 2214 : 74444
Money Supply M1 759847 CAD Million Feb/15 759847 30706 : 759847
Money Supply M2 1309940 CAD Million Feb/15 1309940 25523 : 1309940
Money Supply M3 1931120 CAD Million Feb/15 1931120 37982 : 1931120
Central Bank Balance Sheet 92267 CAD Million Feb/15 92267 2226 : 93388
Foreign Exchange Reserves 74768 USD Million Feb/15 74768 1678 : 77885
Loans to Private Sector 241285 CAD Million Feb/15 241285 10151 : 241453
Foreign Stock Investment 5730 CAD Million Jan/15 5730 -24132 : 26142
Banks Balance Sheet 4683469 CAD Million Jan/15 4683469 10516 : 4683469
Trade Last Reference Previous Range
Balance of Trade -2451 CAD Million Jan/15 -2451 -2903 : 8525
Exports 42611 CAD Million Jan/15 42611 1366 : 45538
Imports 45063 CAD Million Jan/15 45063 1112 : 45150
Current Account -13917 CAD Million Nov/14 -13917 -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 Index Points Jan/15 94 81.2 : 110
Foreign Direct Investment 30 CAD Million Nov/14 30 -2013 : 7999
Capital Flows -14 CAD Million Nov/14 -14 -672 : 1383
Gold Reserves 2.99 Tonnes Aug/14 2.99 2.99 : 46.19
Crude Oil Production BBL/D/1K Feb/15 0 0 : 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 2211 CAD Million Jan/15 2211 -9919 : 5770
Government Spending 350813 CAD Million Nov/14 350813 60608 : 350813
Credit Rating 98.06  98.06 :
Business Last Reference Previous Range
Business Confidence 49.7  Feb/15 49.7 36.1 : 75
Manufacturing PMI 48.7  Feb/15 48.7 49.3 : 56.3
Industrial Production 3.05 percent Dec/14 3.05 -14.7 : 11.4
Capacity Utilization 83.6 percent Nov/14 83.6 71.6 : 87.6
New Orders 57960038 CAD THO Jan/15 57960038 14816411 : 62785328
Changes in Inventories 8017 CAD Million Nov/14 8017 -18820 : 19713
Bankruptcies 241 Companies Dec/14 241 219 : 872
Corporate Profits 72234 CAD Million Nov/14 72234 -758 : 73394
Car Registrations 101564 Thousand Jan/15 101564 19807 : 198479
Industrial Production Mom -4.55 percent Dec/14 -4.55 -12.6 : 9.77
Leading Economic Index 0.3 percent Dec/14 0.3 -1.38 : 1.22
Mining Production 4.63 percent Dec/14 4.63 -16.75 : 15.62
Consumer Last Reference Previous Range
Consumer Confidence 84.4  Dec/13 84.4 60 : 93.4
Retail Sales MoM -1.7 percent Jan/15 -1.7 -4.5 : 3.7
Retail Sales YoY 1.2 percent Jan/15 1.2 -6.5 : 10.5
Consumer Spending 982885 CAD Million Nov/14 982885 162251 : 982885
Disposable Personal Income 1127836 CAD Million Nov/14 1127836 26768 : 1127836
Personal Savings 40584 CAD Million Nov/14 40584 1200 : 67160
Consumer Credit 531296 CAD Million Jan/15 531296 11066 : 533367
Bank Lending Rate 2.85 percent Mar/15 2.85 2.25 : 22.75
Private Sector Credit 3441394 CAD Million Jan/15 3441394 75096 : 3441394
Retail Sales Ex Autos -1.8 Percent Jan/15 -1.8 -3.2 : 3.3
Housing Last Reference Previous Range
Housing Index 112 Index Points Jan/15 112 44.3 : 112
Building Permits 6129265 Thousands CAD Jan/15 6129265 57056 : 9146056
Housing Starts 156 Thousand Feb/15 156 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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