Human activity and the environment: Annual statistics
These 73 data tables on topics ranging from Canada's physiography and climate to production and consumption of primary energy resources update the more extensive compendium, Human activity and the environment, published every five years.
Family income 2000
After-tax income rose for the fifth straight year in 2000, and female lone-parent families recorded the largest percentage increase. At the same time, the number of families with low income fell to its lowest level in a decade, and the low-income rate declined to its lowest level since 1989.
Population estimates by age and sex
The preliminary postcensal estimates by age and sex at July 1, 2002, the updated postcensal figures at July 1, 2001 and 2000, the final estimates at July 1, 1998 and 1999 and also the corresponding components of population growth.
The effects of recessions on the services industries
An analysis of effects of the 1981-82 and 1990-92 recessions on individual service industries shows that some industries are more susceptible than others to recessionary downturns in the economy.