Economic indicators, by province and territory (monthly and quarterly) (Ontario)

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Economic indicators, by province and territory (monthly and quarterly)
(Ontario)
  Most recent period Change from previous period Change from previous year
      %
Ont.  
Labour market  
Employment (SA, thousands) January 2017 7,075.2 0.4 1.3
      percentage points
Unemployment rate (SA, %) January 2017 6.4 0.0 -0.3
Participation rate (SA, %) January 2017 65.1 0.2 -0.3
      %
Labour income (SA, $ millions) September 2016 34,990.9 0.3 4.0
Average weekly earnings (SA, $) November 2016 978.24 0.60 1.05
Source: Statistics Canada, CANSIM, tables 281-0063282-0087 and 382-0006.
 
Prices
      %
Consumer price index (2002=100) December 2016 130.0 -0.2 2.0
Source: Statistics Canada, CANSIM, table 326-0020.
 
Demand
      %
Retail trade (SA, $ millions) November 2016 16,498.3 0.5 3.5
Source: Statistics Canada, CANSIM, table 080-0020.
 
Manufacturing
      %
Sales (SA, $ million) December 2016 25,637.0 2.3 2.0
Source: Statistics Canada, CANSIM, table 304-0015.
 
Residential construction
      %
Building permits (SA, $ million) December 2016 3,529.4 7.2 24.2
Housing starts (SAAR, thousands of units) January 2017 99.990 23.891 57.847

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