Composite Index (monthly)
|April 2011||March 2012||April 2012||March 2012 to April 2012|
|Composite leading indicator (1992=100)||253.5||264.9||265.8||0.3|
|Housing index (1992=100)1||127.4||135.8||140.5||3.5|
|Business and personal services employment (thousands)||2,968||3,079||3,084||0.2|
|TSE 300 stock price index (1975=1,000)||13,841||12,329||12,347||0.1|
|Money supply, M1 ($ millions, 1992)2||226,315||240,674||241,651||0.4|
|U.S. composite leading indicator (1992=100)3||138.0||141.2||141.7||0.4|
|Average work week (hours)||37.4||37.7||37.6||-0.3|
|New orders, durables ($ millions, 1992)4||23,545||26,661||26,354||-1.2|
|Shipments/inventories of finished goods4||1.96||1.99||1.99||0.00|
|Furniture and appliance sales ($ millions, 1992)4||2,905||2,992||3,006||0.5|
|Other durable goods sales ($ millions, 1992)4||10,371||11,046||11,107||0.6|
|1. Composite index of housing starts (units) and house sales (multiple listing service). |
2. Deflated by the Consumer Price Index for all items.
3. The figures in this row reflect data published in the month indicated, but the figures themselves refer to data for the month immediately preceding.
4. The figures in this row reflect data published in the month indicated, but the figures themselves refer to data for the second preceding month.
Sources: Statistics Canada, CANSIM, table 377-0003 and Catalogue no. 11-010-XPB.
Last modified: 2012-05-23.
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