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Friday, November 27, 2015
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Job Vacancy and Wage Survey, second quarter 2015
There were 437,000 job vacancies in Canada in the second quarter and the job vacancy rate was 2.8%.
Prices and price indexes
Industrial product and raw materials price indexes, October 2015
The Industrial Product Price Index declined 0.5% in October, mainly as a result of lower prices for motorized and recreational vehicles. The Raw Materials Price Index increased 0.4%, led by higher prices for crude energy products.
Couriers and Messengers Services Price Index, October 2015
The Couriers and Messengers Services Price Index (CMSPI) was down 0.6% in October, following a 0.4% decline in September. The couriers component was down 0.8% while the local messengers and local delivery component increased 0.1%.
Computer and peripherals price indexes, October 2015
In October, prices for commercial computers increased 2.7% from September and consumer computer prices were down 0.3%. In the case of computer peripherals, monitor prices decreased 0.2% and printer prices were unchanged.
Commercial Software Price Index, October 2015
The Commercial Software Price Index (CSPI) decreased 1.2% in October compared with the previous month.
Retail and wholesale
Wholesale at a glance: An introduction to wholesale trade,
Wholesale trade comprises a diverse group of businesses that provide the links between farmers, manufacturers, retailers, public institutions and other businesses in Canada. This release sheds light on the sector by describing its role, why it matters and what it looks like in Canada.
Business performance and ownership
Survey on Financing and Growth of Small and Medium Enterprises, 2014
Just over half of small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) requested external financing in 2014.
Poultry and egg statistics, September 2015
Egg production increased 7.5% in September from the same month a year earlier to 58.8 million dozen.
Residential and non-residential property assessment values, 2014
Data on residential and non-residential property assessment values for the provinces and territories for taxation year 2014 are now available.
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