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) 1st quarter 2014 1,937.3 1.7 4.0
Real Gross domestic product at market prices(SAAR, $ billion chained, 2007) 1st quarter 2014 1,717.2 0.3 2.2
Business investment: Machinery and equipment(SAAR $ billion chained, 2007) 1st quarter 2014 78.5 -1.5 -2.3
Household final consumption expenditure(SAAR, $ billion chained, 2007) 1st quarter 2014 959.2 0.3 2.6
Household disposable income(SAAR, $ billion) 1st quarter 2014 1,103.4 1.1 3.2
Gross domestic product at basic prices(SAAR, $ billion chained, 2007) April 2014 1,616.0 0.1 2.1
Operating profits of enterprises(SA, $billion) 1st quarter 2014 88.6 7.4 12.3
      percentage points
Household savings rate(SAAR, percent) 1st quarter 2014 4.9 0.1 -1.0
Source: Statistics Canada, CANSIM, tables 187-0002, 379-0031, 380-0063, 380-0064, and 380-0072.
 
General Government
      %
Revenue (SAAR, $ billion) 1st quarter 2014 734.1 1.2 4.3
Current expenditure (SAAR, $ billion) 1st quarter 2014 769.2 0.8 1.9
      $ billion
Surplus(+)/Deficit(-)(SAAR, $ billion) 1st quarter 2014 -32.0 1.8 15.6
Source: Statistics Canada, CANSIM, tables 380-0079 and 380-0080.
 
Domestic demand
      %
Retail trade (SA, $ millions) May 2014 41,982.6 0.7 4.0
Source: Statistics Canada, CANSIM, table 080-0020.
 
Labour market
      percentage points
Unemployment rate (SA, %) June 2014 7.1 0.1 0.0
Participation rate (SA, %) June 2014 66.1 0.0 -0.6
      %
Employment (SA, millions) June 2014 17.8 -0.1 0.4
Labour income (SA, $ billion) March 2014 82.3 1.0 2.7
Average weekly earnings (SA, $) April 2014 932.13 0.50 3.25
Fixed weight index of average hourly earnings (2002=100) April 2014 140.3 1.7 2.3
Source: Statistics Canada, CANSIM, tables 277-0001, 277-0002, 281-0039, 281-0063282-0087 and 382-0006.
 
International trade
      %
Merchandise exports (SA, $ billion) May 2014 44.2 3.5 12.7
Merchandise imports (SA, $ billion) May 2014 44.3 1.6 9.8
      $ billion
Merchandise trade balance (SA, $ billion) May 2014 -0.2 0.8 1.0
Balance of payments: Current account balance (SA, $ billion) 1st quarter 2014 -12.4 3.3 2.7
Source: Statistics Canada, CANSIM, tables 228-0059 and 376-0105.
 
Manufacturing
      %
Sales (SA, $ billion) May 2014 51.6 1.6 6.0
New orders (SA, $ billion) May 2014 51.2 -0.1 3.8
Unfilled orders (SA, $ billion) May 2014 89.3 -0.5 26.2
      points
Inventory/shipments ratio (SA, ratio) May 2014 1.39 -0.03 -0.02
Capacity utilization (%) 1st quarter 2014 81.2 -0.1 1.4
Source: Statistics Canada, CANSIM, tables 028-0002 and 304-0014.
 
Construction
      %
Building permits (SA, $ billion) May 2014 6.9 13.8 -6.4
Housing starts (SAAR, thousand) June 2014 198.255 0.576 2.542
Source: Statistics Canada, CANSIM, tables 026-0006 and 027-0054.
 
Prices
      %
Consumer price index (2002=100) June 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) May 2014 111.4 0.1 1.5
Gross domestic product implicit chain price index (SAAR 2007=100) 1st quarter 2014 112.8 1.3 1.7
Source: Statistics Canada, CANSIM, tables 326-0020, 327-0046, 329-0058, 330-0007 and 380-0066.
 
Finance
      %
Money supply (M1+ (gross)) (SA, $ billion) June 2014 721.9 -0.1 7.0
Money supply (M2 (gross)) (SA, $ billion) June 2014 1,261.7 0.1 5.3
Money supply (M3 (gross)) (SA, $ billion) June 2014 1,814.3 0.4 8.3
Toronto Stock Exchange 300 index (1975=1000) June 2014 15,146.01 3.71 24.87
      points
90-day prime corporate paper rate (%) June 2014 1.17 -0.01 0.00
Prime lending rate (%) June 2014 3.00 0.00 0.00
Exchange rate ($C per $U.S.) June 2014 1.083 -0.006 0.052
SA - seasonally adjusted
SAAR - seasonally adjusted at annual rates

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