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) 3rd quarter 2014 1,991.6 1.1 4.6
Real Gross domestic product at market prices(SAAR, $ billion chained, 2007) 3rd quarter 2014 1,754.5 0.7 2.6
Business investment: Machinery and equipment(SAAR $ billion chained, 2007) 3rd quarter 2014 75.4 1.3 0.3
Household final consumption expenditure(SAAR, $ billion chained, 2007) 3rd quarter 2014 978.5 0.7 2.8
Household disposable income(SAAR, $ billion) 3rd quarter 2014 1,125.7 1.1 4.0
Gross domestic product at basic prices(SAAR, $ billion chained, 2007) October 2014 1,650.9 0.3 2.3
Operating profits of enterprises(SA, $billion) 3rd quarter 2014 90.2 3.7 8.8
      percentage points
Household savings rate(SAAR, percent) 3rd quarter 2014 3.9 0.0 -0.8
Source: Statistics Canada, CANSIM, tables 187-0002, 379-0031, 380-0063, 380-0064, and 380-0072.
 
General Government
      %
Revenue (SAAR, $ billion) 3rd quarter 2014 749.9 1.3 3.3
Current expenditure (SAAR, $ billion) 3rd quarter 2014 774.7 -0.1 1.8
      $ billion
Surplus(+)/Deficit(-)(SAAR, $ billion) 3rd quarter 2014 -19.6 9.9 10.0
Source: Statistics Canada, CANSIM, tables 380-0079 and 380-0080.
 
Domestic demand
      %
Retail trade (SA, $ millions) November 2014 43,025.1 0.4 4.8
Source: Statistics Canada, CANSIM, table 080-0020.
 
Labour market
      percentage points
Unemployment rate (SA, %) December 2014 6.6 0.0 -0.6
Participation rate (SA, %) December 2014 65.9 -0.1 -0.5
      %
Employment (SA, millions) December 2014 18.0 0.0 1.0
Labour income (SA, $ billion) September 2014 83.4 0.3 3.8
Average weekly earnings (SA, $) October 2014 942.00 0.29 2.81
Fixed weight index of average hourly earnings (2002=100) October 2014 141.6 1.1 3.6
Source: Statistics Canada, CANSIM, tables 277-0001, 277-0002, 281-0039, 281-0063282-0087 and 382-0006.
 
International trade
      %
Merchandise exports (SA, $ billion) November 2014 43.3 -3.5 8.4
Merchandise imports (SA, $ billion) November 2014 43.9 -2.7 6.2
      $ billion
Merchandise trade balance (SA, $ billion) November 2014 -0.6 -0.3 0.8
Balance of payments: Current account balance (SA, $ billion) 3rd quarter 2014 -8.4 1.5 4.7
Source: Statistics Canada, CANSIM, tables 228-0059 and 376-0105.
 
Manufacturing
      %
Sales (SA, $ billion) November 2014 51.5 -1.4 2.6
New orders (SA, $ billion) November 2014 51.8 -1.7 2.9
Unfilled orders (SA, $ billion) November 2014 91.1 0.2 27.4
      points
Inventory/shipments ratio (SA, ratio) November 2014 1.38 0.02 0.00
Capacity utilization (%) 3rd quarter 2014 83.8 1.0 4.1
Source: Statistics Canada, CANSIM, tables 028-0002 and 304-0014.
 
Construction
      %
Building permits (SA, $ billion) November 2014 6.6 -13.8 -2.7
Housing starts (SAAR, thousand) December 2014 180.332 -6.521 -3.829
Source: Statistics Canada, CANSIM, tables 026-0006 and 027-0054.
 
Prices
      %
Consumer price index (2002=100) December 2014 124.5 -0.7 1.5
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) November 2014 112.2 0.1 1.7
Gross domestic product implicit chain price index (SAAR 2007=100) 3rd quarter 2014 113.5 0.4 2.0
Source: Statistics Canada, CANSIM, tables 326-0020, 327-0046, 329-0058, 330-0007 and 380-0066.
 
Finance
      %
Money supply (M1+ (gross)) (SA, $ billion) December 2014 .. .. ..
Money supply (M2 (gross)) (SA, $ billion) December 2014 .. .. ..
Money supply (M3 (gross)) (SA, $ billion) December 2014 .. .. ..
Toronto Stock Exchange 300 index (1975=1000) December 2014 14,632.44 -0.76 7.42
      points
90-day prime corporate paper rate (%) January 2015 .. .. ..
Prime lending rate (%) January 2015 .. .. ..
Exchange rate ($C per $U.S.) December 2014 1.153 0.021 0.089
SA - seasonally adjusted
SAAR - seasonally adjusted at annual rates

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