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 2016 1,996.8 0.0 0.9
Real Gross domestic product at market prices(SAAR, $ billion chained, 2007) 2nd quarter 2016 1,776.2 -0.4 0.9
Business investment: Machinery and equipment(SAAR $ billion chained, 2007) 2nd quarter 2016 69.3 0.5 -3.5
Household final consumption expenditure(SAAR, $ billion chained, 2007) 2nd quarter 2016 1,017.7 0.5 2.2
Household disposable income(SAAR, $ billion) 2nd quarter 2016 1,150.4 1.1 2.7
Gross domestic product at basic prices(SAAR, $ billion chained, 2007) June 2016 1,665.2 0.6 1.1
Operating profits of enterprises(SA, $billion) 2nd quarter 2016 72.9 -3.4 -15.3
      percentage points
Household savings rate(SAAR, percent) 2nd quarter 2016 4.2 0.1 -1.0
Source: Statistics Canada, CANSIM, tables 380-0063, 380-0064, and 380-0072.
 
General Government
      %
Revenue (SAAR, $ billion) 2nd quarter 2016 779.9 0.3 0.8
Current expenditure (SAAR, $ billion) 2nd quarter 2016 811.8 0.8 3.2
      $ billion
Surplus(+)/Deficit(-)(SAAR, $ billion) 2nd quarter 2016 -26.3 -4.7 -19.5
Source: Statistics Canada, CANSIM, tables 380-0079 and 380-0080.
 
Domestic demand
      %
Retail trade (SA, $ millions) July 2016 44,138.9 -0.1 2.3
Source: Statistics Canada, CANSIM, table 080-0020.
 
Labour market
      percentage points
Unemployment rate (SA, %) August 2016 7.0 0.1 0.0
Participation rate (SA, %) August 2016 65.5 0.1 -0.4
      %
Employment (SA, millions) August 2016 18.0 0.1 0.4
Labour income (SA, $ billion) June 2016 86.9 0.5 2.0
Average weekly earnings (SA, $) June 2016 958.14 0.43 0.49
Fixed weight index of average hourly earnings (2002=100) June 2016 145.8 0.7 1.3
Source: Statistics Canada, CANSIM, tables 281-0039, 281-0063282-0087 and 382-0006.
 
International trade
      %
Merchandise exports (SA, $ billion) July 2016 42.7 3.4 -7.0
Merchandise imports (SA, $ billion) July 2016 45.2 -0.1 -2.6
      $ billion
Merchandise trade balance (SA, $ billion) July 2016 -2.5 1.5 -2.0
Balance of payments: Current account balance (SA, $ billion) 2nd quarter 2016 -19.9 -3.3 -5.4
Source: Statistics Canada, CANSIM, tables 228-0059 and 376-0105.
 
Manufacturing
      %
Sales (SA, $ billion) July 2016 50.7 0.1 -2.6
New orders (SA, $ billion) July 2016 50.6 -2.9 -7.7
Unfilled orders (SA, $ billion) July 2016 90.3 -0.1 -6.2
      points
Inventory/shipments ratio (SA, ratio) July 2016 1.41 0.01 0.01
Capacity utilization (%) 2nd quarter 2016 82.2 -1.2 0.4
Source: Statistics Canada, CANSIM, tables 028-0002 and 304-0014.
 
Construction
      %
Building permits (SA, $ billion) July 2016 6.5 0.8 -10.0
Housing starts (SAAR, thousand) August 2016 182.415 -6.285 -14.743
Source: Statistics Canada, CANSIM, tables 026-0006 and 027-0054.
 
Prices
      %
Consumer price index (2002=100) August 2016 128.7 -0.2 1.1
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) July 2016 116.3 0.4 2.8
Gross domestic product implicit chain price index (SAAR 2007=100) 2nd quarter 2016 112.4 0.4 0.0
Source: Statistics Canada, CANSIM, tables 326-0020, 327-0046, 329-0058, 330-0007 and 380-0066.
 
Finance
      %
Money supply (M1+ (gross)) (SA, $ billion) July 2016 858.9 1.7 8.4
Money supply (M2 (gross)) (SA, $ billion) July 2016 1,443.7 1.2 7.6
Money supply (M3 (gross)) (SA, $ billion) July 2016 2,182.7 0.8 9.5
Toronto Stock Exchange 300 index (1975=1000) August 2016 14,597.95 0.10 5.33
      points
90-day prime corporate paper rate (%) August 2016 0.82 0.01 0.21
Prime lending rate (%) August 2016 2.70 0.00 0.00
Exchange rate ($C per $U.S.) August 2016 1.299 -0.006 -0.015
SA - seasonally adjusted
SAAR - seasonally adjusted at annual rates

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