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The Daily


Monday, March 3, 2008


Released at 8:30 a.m. Eastern time

Canadian economic accounts, fourth quarter 2007, December 2007 and annual 2007
Economic growth slowed considerably in the fourth quarter as real gross domestic product grew 0.2%, down from 0.7% in the third quarter. Economic output contracted 0.7% in December. Significant reductions in manufacturing activities, wholesaling and in oil and gas extraction were the main sources of the December decline. In manufacturing, the major drop in motor vehicle production was primarily due to extended holiday shutdowns. The economy advanced 2.7% for the year, matching the average growth of the last five years. A more detailed analysis is available in Canadian Economic Accounts Quarterly Review.

Residential construction investment, fourth quarter of 2007 and annual 2007

Maintenance Enforcement Survey: Child and spousal support, 2006/2007

Forage seed usage and seed corn trade, 2007

Electric power statistics, December 2007

New products

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Statistics Canada
Symbol of the Government of Canada

Releases

The Daily


Monday, March 3, 2008


Released at 8:30 a.m. Eastern time

Canadian economic accounts, fourth quarter 2007, December 2007 and annual 2007
Economic growth slowed considerably in the fourth quarter as real gross domestic product grew 0.2%, down from 0.7% in the third quarter. Economic output contracted 0.7% in December. Significant reductions in manufacturing activities, wholesaling and in oil and gas extraction were the main sources of the December decline. In manufacturing, the major drop in motor vehicle production was primarily due to extended holiday shutdowns. The economy advanced 2.7% for the year, matching the average growth of the last five years. A more detailed analysis is available in Canadian Economic Accounts Quarterly Review.

Residential construction investment, fourth quarter of 2007 and annual 2007

Maintenance Enforcement Survey: Child and spousal support, 2006/2007

Forage seed usage and seed corn trade, 2007

Electric power statistics, December 2007

New products