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) October 2016 1,679.4 -0.3 1.5
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) November 2016 45,227.3 0.2 3.0
Source: Statistics Canada, CANSIM, table 080-0020.
 
Labour market
      percentage points
Unemployment rate (SA, %) December 2016 6.9 0.1 -0.2
Participation rate (SA, %) December 2016 65.8 0.2 -0.1
      %
Employment (SA, millions) December 2016 18.2 0.3 1.2
Labour income (SA, $ billion) September 2016 88.1 0.4 2.7
Average weekly earnings (SA, $) October 2016 953.88 -0.14 0.02
Fixed weight index of average hourly earnings (2002=100) October 2016 145.3 -0.1 1.5
Source: Statistics Canada, CANSIM, tables 281-0039, 281-0063282-0087 and 382-0006.
 
International trade
      %
Merchandise exports (SA, $ billion) November 2016 45.6 4.3 5.2
Merchandise imports (SA, $ billion) November 2016 45.1 0.7 -0.8
      $ billion
Merchandise trade balance (SA, $ billion) November 2016 0.5 1.6 2.6
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) November 2016 51.8 1.5 2.1
New orders (SA, $ billion) November 2016 51.8 0.5 2.9
Unfilled orders (SA, $ billion) November 2016 89.1 0.0 -4.2
      points
Inventory/shipments ratio (SA, ratio) November 2016 1.35 -0.03 -0.06
Capacity utilization (%) 3rd quarter 2016 82.6 0.7 -0.2
Source: Statistics Canada, CANSIM, tables 028-0002 and 304-0014.
 
Construction
      %
Building permits (SA, $ billion) November 2016 7.8 -0.1 18.3
Housing starts (SAAR, thousand) December 2016 207.041 10.556 21.121
Source: Statistics Canada, CANSIM, tables 026-0006 and 027-0054.
 
Prices
      %
Consumer price index (2002=100) December 2016 128.4 -0.2 1.5
Industrial product price index (2010=100) November 2016 111.5 0.3 1.4
Raw materials price index (2010=100) November 2016 91.9 -2.0 4.1
New housing price index (2007=100) November 2016 117.4 0.2 3.0
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) November 2016 887.5 0.6 9.2
Money supply (M2 (gross)) (SA, $ billion) November 2016 1,488.7 0.6 8.5
Money supply (M3 (gross)) (SA, $ billion) November 2016 2,226.0 0.4 8.9
Toronto Stock Exchange 300 index (1975=1000) December 2016 15,287.59 1.36 17.51
      points
90-day prime corporate paper rate (%) December 2016 0.84 0.02 0.00
Prime lending rate (%) December 2016 2.70 0.00 0.00
Exchange rate ($C per $U.S.) December 2016 1.333 -0.011 -0.038
SA - seasonally adjusted
SAAR - seasonally adjusted at annual rates

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