Economic indicators, by province and territory (monthly and quarterly) (Canada)

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Economic indicators, by province and territory (monthly and quarterly)
(Canada)
  Most recent period Change from previous period Change from previous year
      %
Canada  
General indicators  
Gross domestic product at market prices (SAAR, $ billion) 2nd quarter 2014 1,967.9 0.8 4.7
Real Gross domestic product at market prices(SAAR, $ billion chained, 2007) 2nd quarter 2014 1,742.4 0.9 2.6
Business investment: Machinery and equipment(SAAR $ billion chained, 2007) 2nd quarter 2014 74.7 1.0 -2.0
Household final consumption expenditure(SAAR, $ billion chained, 2007) 2nd quarter 2014 969.8 0.9 2.7
Household disposable income(SAAR, $ billion) 2nd quarter 2014 1,111.3 0.2 3.5
Gross domestic product at basic prices(SAAR, $ billion chained, 2007) August 2014 1,628.2 -0.1 2.2
Operating profits of enterprises(SA, $billion) 3rd quarter 2014 90.2 3.7 8.8
      percentage points
Household savings rate(SAAR, percent) 2nd quarter 2014 3.8 -1.4 -1.3
Source: Statistics Canada, CANSIM, tables 187-0002, 379-0031, 380-0063, 380-0064, and 380-0072.
 
General Government
      %
Revenue (SAAR, $ billion) 2nd quarter 2014 738.8 0.4 3.6
Current expenditure (SAAR, $ billion) 2nd quarter 2014 775.5 0.3 2.2
      $ billion
Surplus(+)/Deficit(-)(SAAR, $ billion) 2nd quarter 2014 -31.8 0.4 8.5
Source: Statistics Canada, CANSIM, tables 380-0079 and 380-0080.
 
Domestic demand
      %
Retail trade (SA, $ millions) September 2014 42,846.7 0.8 4.5
Source: Statistics Canada, CANSIM, table 080-0020.
 
Labour market
      percentage points
Unemployment rate (SA, %) October 2014 6.5 -0.3 -0.5
Participation rate (SA, %) October 2014 66.0 0.0 -0.4
      %
Employment (SA, millions) October 2014 18.0 0.2 1.0
Labour income (SA, $ billion) June 2014 82.6 0.1 4.1
Average weekly earnings (SA, $) August 2014 943.30 0.14 3.49
Fixed weight index of average hourly earnings (2002=100) August 2014 139.8 -0.5 3.5
Source: Statistics Canada, CANSIM, tables 277-0001, 277-0002, 281-0039, 281-0063282-0087 and 382-0006.
 
International trade
      %
Merchandise exports (SA, $ billion) September 2014 44.8 1.1 8.4
Merchandise imports (SA, $ billion) September 2014 44.1 -1.5 7.4
      $ billion
Merchandise trade balance (SA, $ billion) September 2014 0.7 1.2 0.4
Balance of payments: Current account balance (SA, $ billion) 2nd quarter 2014 -11.9 0.2 3.5
Source: Statistics Canada, CANSIM, tables 228-0059 and 376-0105.
 
Manufacturing
      %
Sales (SA, $ billion) September 2014 53.0 2.1 7.3
New orders (SA, $ billion) September 2014 54.0 4.6 13.9
Unfilled orders (SA, $ billion) September 2014 90.2 1.2 26.2
      points
Inventory/shipments ratio (SA, ratio) September 2014 1.34 -0.03 -0.04
Capacity utilization (%) 2nd quarter 2014 82.0 1.0 2.4
Source: Statistics Canada, CANSIM, tables 028-0002 and 304-0014.
 
Construction
      %
Building permits (SA, $ billion) September 2014 7.5 12.7 10.8
Housing starts (SAAR, thousand) October 2014 183.604 -6.968 -8.804
Source: Statistics Canada, CANSIM, tables 026-0006 and 027-0054.
 
Prices
      %
Consumer price index (2002=100) October 2014 125.9 0.1 2.4
Industrial product price index (2002=100) October 2013 116.1 -0.3 0.8
Raw materials price index (2002=100) October 2013 165.7 -2.3 0.4
New housing price index (2007=100) September 2014 112.0 0.1 1.6
Gross domestic product implicit chain price index (SAAR 2007=100) 2nd quarter 2014 112.9 -0.1 2.1
Source: Statistics Canada, CANSIM, tables 326-0020, 327-0046, 329-0058, 330-0007 and 380-0066.
 
Finance
      %
Money supply (M1+ (gross)) (SA, $ billion) October 2014 .. .. ..
Money supply (M2 (gross)) (SA, $ billion) October 2014 .. .. ..
Money supply (M3 (gross)) (SA, $ billion) October 2014 .. .. ..
Toronto Stock Exchange 300 index (1975=1000) October 2014 14,613.32 -2.32 9.37
      points
90-day prime corporate paper rate (%) October 2014 1.17 0.00 0.00
Prime lending rate (%) October 2014 3.00 0.00 0.00
Exchange rate ($C per $U.S.) October 2014 1.121 0.020 0.085
SA - seasonally adjusted
SAAR - seasonally adjusted at annual rates

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