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 2016 2,034.2 1.5 2.0
Real Gross domestic product at market prices(SAAR, $ billion chained, 2007) 3rd quarter 2016 1,798.0 0.9 1.3
Business investment: Machinery and equipment(SAAR $ billion chained, 2007) 3rd quarter 2016 72.7 -3.2 -5.3
Household final consumption expenditure(SAAR, $ billion chained, 2007) 3rd quarter 2016 1,027.7 0.6 2.2
Household disposable income(SAAR, $ billion) 3rd quarter 2016 1,178.0 2.2 4.3
Gross domestic product at basic prices(SAAR, $ billion chained, 2007) September 2016 1,683.9 0.3 1.9
Operating profits of enterprises(SA, $billion) 3rd quarter 2016 80.7 14.0 -1.1
      percentage points
Household savings rate(SAAR, percent) 3rd quarter 2016 5.8 1.0 1.0
Source: Statistics Canada, CANSIM, tables 380-0063, 380-0064, and 380-0072.
 
General Government
      %
Revenue (SAAR, $ billion) 3rd quarter 2016 788.5 -0.3 1.7
Current expenditure (SAAR, $ billion) 3rd quarter 2016 815.1 0.8 2.3
      $ billion
Surplus(+)/Deficit(-)(SAAR, $ billion) 3rd quarter 2016 -21.6 -9.4 -5.2
Source: Statistics Canada, CANSIM, tables 380-0079 and 380-0080.
 
Domestic demand
      %
Retail trade (SA, $ millions) September 2016 44,374.7 0.6 2.5
Source: Statistics Canada, CANSIM, table 080-0020.
 
Labour market
      percentage points
Unemployment rate (SA, %) November 2016 6.8 -0.2 -0.2
Participation rate (SA, %) November 2016 65.6 -0.2 -0.2
      %
Employment (SA, millions) November 2016 18.2 0.1 1.0
Labour income (SA, $ billion) September 2016 88.1 0.4 2.7
Average weekly earnings (SA, $) September 2016 957.27 -0.10 0.41
Fixed weight index of average hourly earnings (2002=100) September 2016 146.0 0.2 2.5
Source: Statistics Canada, CANSIM, tables 281-0039, 281-0063282-0087 and 382-0006.
 
International trade
      %
Merchandise exports (SA, $ billion) September 2016 43.5 0.1 -1.2
Merchandise imports (SA, $ billion) September 2016 47.6 4.7 3.3
      $ billion
Merchandise trade balance (SA, $ billion) September 2016 -4.1 -2.1 -2.1
Balance of payments: Current account balance (SA, $ billion) 3rd quarter 2016 -18.3 0.7 -2.0
Source: Statistics Canada, CANSIM, tables 228-0059 and 376-0105.
 
Manufacturing
      %
Sales (SA, $ billion) September 2016 51.5 0.3 1.4
New orders (SA, $ billion) September 2016 51.3 2.3 3.3
Unfilled orders (SA, $ billion) September 2016 88.6 -0.2 -6.5
      points
Inventory/shipments ratio (SA, ratio) September 2016 1.37 0.01 -0.03
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) September 2016 6.9 -7.0 -1.6
Housing starts (SAAR, thousand) October 2016 192.928 -12.051 -2.435
Source: Statistics Canada, CANSIM, tables 026-0006 and 027-0054.
 
Prices
      %
Consumer price index (2002=100) October 2016 129.1 0.2 1.5
Industrial product price index (2010=100) October 2016 111.2 0.7 0.8
Raw materials price index (2010=100) October 2016 93.8 3.3 1.5
New housing price index (2007=100) September 2016 116.7 0.2 2.8
Gross domestic product implicit chain price index (SAAR 2007=100) 3rd quarter 2016 113.1 0.6 0.6
Source: Statistics Canada, CANSIM, tables 326-0020, 327-0046, 329-0075, 330-0008 and 380-0066.
 
Finance
      %
Money supply (M1+ (gross)) (SA, $ billion) October 2016 881.1 0.9 9.0
Money supply (M2 (gross)) (SA, $ billion) October 2016 1,477.2 1.0 8.2
Money supply (M3 (gross)) (SA, $ billion) October 2016 2,215.1 1.0 9.0
Toronto Stock Exchange 300 index (1975=1000) September 2016 14,582.74 -0.10 9.59
      points
90-day prime corporate paper rate (%) November 2016 0.82 0.00 0.04
Prime lending rate (%) November 2016 2.70 0.00 0.00
Exchange rate ($C per $U.S.) November 2016 1.344 0.019 0.016
SA - seasonally adjusted
SAAR - seasonally adjusted at annual rates

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