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Thursday, April 22, 2021

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Labour

Employment Insurance, February 2021

The number of Canadians receiving regular Employment Insurance benefits rose 3.6% (+53,000) to 1.5 million in February, following an 11.2% increase in January.

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Environment

Study: Working from home: Potential implications for public transit and greenhouse gas emissions

If all Canadians who can work from home started teleworking instead of commuting, annual greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions resulting from transportation could fall by about 8.6 megatonnes of carbon dioxide equivalent. This represents 6.0% of the direct GHG emissions from Canadian households in 2015 and 11.0% of their emissions due to transportation that year.

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Travel and tourism

Travel between Canada and other countries, February 2021

Arrivals to Canada from the United States and from other countries were down 93.6% compared with February 2020. Similarly, the number of Canadian residents returning from abroad declined 93.1% over the same period.

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Prices and price indexes

New Housing Price Index, March 2021

New home prices rose 1.1% in March nationally, following one of the largest monthly increases on record in February.

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Transportation

Zero-emission vehicle registrations down slightly in 2020

Restrictions, lockdowns and stay-at-home orders to contain the COVID-19 pandemic resulted in unprecedented dealership closures, contributing to the largest year-over-year sales decline and the lowest total of new motor vehicle registrations on record.

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Agriculture and food

Wool disposition and farm value, 2019

In 2019, Canadian wool producers encountered market pressure and uncertainty due to the ongoing trade conflict between China and the United States. The volume of raw wool purchased directly from Canadian producers decreased 10.2% from 2018 to 1.1 million kilograms in 2019. The average price paid for wool to Canadian producers in 2019 was $0.88 per kilogram.

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Energy

Refined petroleum products, March 2021

Data on the production and inventories of refined petroleum products for Canada are now available for March upon request.

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New products

Statistics Canada - Infographics: "Zero-emission vehicles in British Columbia, 2020"

Catalogue number Catalogue number11-627-M2021029, (HTML | PDF)

Statistics Canada - Infographics: "Zero-emission vehicles in Ontario, 2020"

Catalogue number Catalogue number11-627-M2021031, (HTML | PDF)

Statistics Canada - Infographics: "Zero-emission vehicles in Quebec, 2020"

Catalogue number Catalogue number11-627-M2021032, (HTML | PDF)

Statistics Canada - Infographics: "Zero-emission vehicles in Canada, 2020"

Catalogue number Catalogue number11-627-M2021033, (HTML | PDF)

Statistics Canada - Infographics: "A look at the potential impact of telework on public transit and greenhouse gas emissions using 2015 data"

Catalogue number Catalogue number11-627-M2021040, (HTML | PDF)

Economic and Social Reports, Vol. 1, no. 4

Catalogue number Catalogue number36280001, (HTML | PDF)

International Travel: Advance Information, February 2021

Catalogue number Catalogue number66-001-P, (HTML | PDF)

Statistics Canada - Data Visualization Products: "New Motor Vehicle Registrations Data Visualization Tool", 2018

Catalogue number Catalogue number71-607-X2019028, (HTML)

New studies and articles

COVID-19: A data perspective

COVID-19: A data perspective
Explore key economic trends and social challenges that arise as the COVID-19 situation evolves.

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