Canada Retail Sales MoM  1991-2016 | Data | Chart | Calendar | Forecast

Retail sales in Canada increased 0.6 percent month-over-month in September of 2016, following a 0.1 percent rise in August and matching market expectations. It is the highest gain in five months, boosted by a 2.8 percent jump in sales of new cars. In addition, sales rose at gasoline stations (0.9 percent, marking the fifth gain in six months); general merchandise stores (0.4 percent); building material and garden equipment and supplies dealers (0.7 percent); electronics and appliance stores (0.3 percent); sporting goods, hobby, book and music stores (0.2 percent) and clothing and clothing accessories stores (0.2 percent) while those at food and beverage stores decreased 0.8 percent. Year-on-year, retail sales increased 2.5 percent. Retail Sales MoM in Canada averaged 0.36 percent from 1991 until 2016, reaching an all time high of 3.70 percent in December of 1997 and a record low of -4.50 percent in January of 1998.

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Calendar GMT Reference Actual Previous Consensus Forecast (i)
2016-09-23 12:30 PM Jul -0.1% 0% 0.1% 0.5%
2016-10-21 12:30 PM Aug -0.1% -0.2% 0.2% 0.2%
2016-11-22 01:30 PM Sep 0.6% 0.1% 0.6% 0.1%
2016-12-22 01:30 PM Oct 0.6% 0.3%
2017-01-23 01:30 PM Nov
2017-02-20 01:30 PM Dec




Canada Consumer Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Consumer Confidence 84.40 81.20 93.40 60.00 [+]
Retail Sales MoM 0.60 0.10 3.70 -4.50 percent [+]
Retail Sales YoY 2.50 1.90 10.50 -6.50 percent [+]
Retail Sales Ex Autos 0.00 0.20 3.30 -3.20 percent [+]
Consumer Spending 1027663.00 1021082.00 1027663.00 162251.00 CAD Million [+]
Disposable Personal Income 1150424.00 1132856.00 1150424.00 26768.00 CAD Million [+]
Personal Savings 4.20 4.10 19.90 0.90 percent [+]
Consumer Credit 561515.00 561402.00 561515.00 11066.00 CAD Million [+]
Private Sector Credit 3784620.00 3772440.00 3784620.00 75096.00 CAD Million [+]
Bank Lending Rate 2.70 2.70 22.75 2.25 percent [+]
Households Debt To Gdp 97.90 97.60 97.90 33.20 percent of GDP [+]
Households Debt To Income 169.85 167.37 169.85 85.94 percent [+]
Gasoline Prices 0.77 0.81 1.32 0.41 USD/Liter [+]



Canada Retail Sales MoM Notes

In Canada, the Retail sales report provides an aggregated measure of sales of retail goods and services over a specific time period. In Canada, Retail sales are seasonal, volatile and relatively important to the overall economy. This page provides - Canada Retail Sales MoM - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Canada Retail Sales MoM - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on December of 2016.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
0.60 0.10 3.70 -4.50 1991 - 2016 percent Monthly