Analysis in Brief

Journals and periodicals: 11-621-M


The papers published in the Analysis in Brief analytical series shed light on current economic issues. Aimed at a general audience, they cover a wide range of topics including National Accounts, business enterprises, trade, transportation, agriculture, the environment, manufacturing, science and technology, services, etc.

Frequency: Occasional
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When the world changed: How the rental vehicle industry in British Columbia adjusted to the pandemicMay 3, 2022More information
Analysis on supply chains in Canada, first quarter of 2022March 17, 2022More information
Analysis on businesses majority-owned by various sub-population groups and visible minorities, first quarter of 2022March 10, 2022More information
Analysis on small businesses in Canada, first quarter of 2022March 3, 2022More information
The Canadian Research and Development Pharmaceutical Sector, 2019January 28, 2022More information
Finding their way through the pandemic: Half-year 2021 flash estimates of selected service industriesJanuary 12, 2022More information
Extensions of indicators on base erosion and profit shifting in CanadaDecember 2, 2021More information
Trends in household non-mortgage loans: The evolution of Canadian household debt before and during COVID-19August 23, 2021More information
Overview of Canadian registered aircraft (as of December 31, 2020)May 13, 2021More information
The Canadian Research and Development Pharmaceutical SectorMay 7, 2021More information
Trends in the Canadian mortgage market: Before and during COVID-19February 17, 2021More information
The Retail Cannabis Market in Canada: A Portrait of the First Year December 11, 2019More information
Wastewater-based Estimates of Cannabis and Drug Use in Canada: Pilot test Detailed ResultsAugust 26, 2019More information
Classifying Cannabis in the Canadian Statistical System - ARCHIVEDJuly 24, 2019More information
Indicators of profit shifting by multinational enterprises operating in CanadaJune 18, 2019More information
Exploring the significance of Asia's corporate control in CanadaJune 11, 2019More information
Multinational enterprises in CanadaApril 1, 2019More information
Where did Vancouverites Go to Shop in 2016?: A Snapshot of Vancouver Retail Store Sales by Shopping Centre TypeSeptember 12, 2017More information
Inflation in Atlantic Canada fuelled more by oil-linked productsJune 23, 2017More information
Local Manufacturing Data: A longitudinal analysis of manufacturing sales and employment for Canada’s largest CMAs - ARCHIVEDNovember 14, 2016More information
Retail E-Commerce in Canada - ARCHIVEDNovember 14, 2016More information
Wholesale Trade: The Year 2015 in Review - ARCHIVEDSeptember 26, 2016More information
Manufacturing: The Year 2014 in Review - ARCHIVED September 2, 2015More information
Retail: The Year 2014 in Review - ARCHIVEDAugust 4, 2015More information
Performance of oil and gas field machinery manufacturing - ARCHIVEDFebruary 3, 2015More information
Retail: The Year 2013 in Review - ARCHIVEDDecember 17, 2014More information
Manufacturing: The Year 2013 in Review - ARCHIVEDSeptember 22, 2014More information
2002-2012: A Decade of Change in Canadian Manufacturing Exports - ARCHIVEDMarch 19, 2014More information
Manufacturing: The Year 2012 in Review - ARCHIVEDSeptember 9, 2013More information
Manufacturing: The Year 2011 in Review - ARCHIVEDAugust 3, 2012More information
An Overview of the Lumber Industry in Canada, 2004 to 2010 - ARCHIVEDJanuary 19, 2012More information
Manufacturing: The Year 2010 in Review - ARCHIVEDJune 20, 2011More information
Manufacturing: The Year 2009 in Review - ARCHIVEDJune 24, 2010More information
Housing Market Prices in Canada: The Year 2009 in Review - ARCHIVEDJune 17, 2010More information
Consumer Price Inflation by Frequency of Purchase - ARCHIVEDJune 9, 2010More information
Producer Prices: The Year 2009 in Review - ARCHIVEDMay 20, 2010More information
Legal and Accounting Services: A Profile - ARCHIVEDDecember 2, 2009More information
Indebtedness and Liquidity of Non-financial Corporations - ARCHIVEDNovember 17, 2009More information
Age of Education Infrastructure: Recent Trends - ARCHIVEDSeptember 3, 2009More information
Retailers Competing for Market Share: 2008 Retail Sales - ARCHIVEDJuly 31, 2009More information
Wholesale Trade: The Year 2008 in Review - ARCHIVEDMay 5, 2009More information
Retail Trade: How the Provinces Fared in 2008 - ARCHIVEDMay 1, 2009More information
Manufacturing: The Year 2008 in Review - ARCHIVEDApril 29, 2009More information
Consumer Prices: The Year 2008 in Review - ARCHIVEDMarch 23, 2009More information
Retailers Competing for Market Share: 2007 Retail Sales in Review - ARCHIVEDJuly 31, 2008More information
Consumer Prices: The Year 2007 in Review - ARCHIVEDJune 26, 2008More information
Wholesale Trade: The Year 2007 in Review - ARCHIVEDMay 29, 2008More information
Retail Trade: How the Provinces Fared in 2007 - ARCHIVEDMay 26, 2008More information
Federal Public Service Retirements: Trends in the New Millennium - ARCHIVEDMay 9, 2008More information
Manufacturing: The Year 2007 in Review - ARCHIVEDApril 29, 2008More information
New Motor Vehicle Sales: 2007 in Review - ARCHIVEDApril 23, 2008More information
Age of Public Infrastructure: A Provincial Perspective - ARCHIVEDFebruary 13, 2008More information
Employment Trends in the Core Public Administration: A Geographical Profile - ARCHIVEDJanuary 10, 2008More information
Christmas Shopping: 2006 in Review - ARCHIVEDDecember 6, 2007More information
International Trade by the Information and Communication Technologies Sector - ARCHIVEDNovember 26, 2007More information
Science and Engineering PhDs: A Canadian Portrait - ARCHIVEDOctober 24, 2007More information
Heavy Fuel Oil Consumption in Canada - ARCHIVEDSeptember 6, 2007More information
Female Employment in the Core (Federal) Public Administration - ARCHIVEDSeptember 4, 2007More information
Retailers Competing for Market Share: 2006 Retail Sales in Review - ARCHIVEDJuly 25, 2007More information
Retail Trade: How the Provinces Fared in 2006 - ARCHIVEDJune 27, 2007More information
The Canadian Lumber Industry: Recent Trends - ARCHIVEDJune 7, 2007More information
Wholesale Trade: The Year 2006 in Review - ARCHIVEDMay 10, 2007More information
New Motor Vehicle Sales: 2006 in Review - ARCHIVEDApril 23, 2007More information
Employment Trends in the Federal Public Service - ARCHIVEDMarch 5, 2007More information
National Survey of the Work and Health of Nurses 2005: Provincial Profiles - ARCHIVEDDecember 11, 2006More information
Gift Cards: The Gift of Choice - ARCHIVEDDecember 4, 2006More information
Research and Development for New Energy Technologies in the Private Sector - ARCHIVEDNovember 30, 2006More information
From the Vine to the Glass: Canada's Grape and Wine Industry - ARCHIVEDOctober 16, 2006More information
Competing for the Retail Drug Market - ARCHIVEDSeptember 18, 2006More information
Boom Times: Canada's Crude Petroleum Industry - ARCHIVEDSeptember 11, 2006More information
Death of a Spouse: The Impact on Income for Senior Men and Women - ARCHIVEDJuly 10, 2006More information
Manufacturing: The Year 2005 in Review - ARCHIVEDJune 28, 2006More information
An Analysis of the Transportation Industry in 2005 - ARCHIVEDJune 14, 2006More information
Review of Non-residential Construction in 2005 - ARCHIVEDMay 23, 2006More information
An Analysis of Consumer Prices in 2005 - ARCHIVEDMay 17, 2006More information
Foreign Banks in the Canadian Market - ARCHIVEDMay 3, 2006More information
Between the Producer and Retailer: A Review of Wholesale Trade for 2005 - ARCHIVEDApril 28, 2006More information
Canadian Retailers Competing for the Consumer's Food Dollar - ARCHIVEDApril 11, 2006More information
The Dynamics of Overqualification: Canada's Underemployed University Graduates - ARCHIVEDApril 6, 2006More information
Feeding the Dragon: Canadian Exporters and a Booming China - ARCHIVEDMarch 14, 2006More information
Canada's Private Colleges: The Lesser Known Players in Postsecondary Education - ARCHIVEDFebruary 17, 2006More information
The Age of Public Infrastructure in Canada - ARCHIVEDJanuary 30, 2006More information
Christmas Shopping: A Provincial Perspective - ARCHIVEDDecember 7, 2005More information
How Business-to-business Sales Dominate E-commerce - ARCHIVEDNovember 16, 2005More information
Provincial Retail Trade Since the Turn of the Millennium - ARCHIVEDOctober 17, 2005More information
Chronic Unemployment: A Statistical Profile - ARCHIVEDSeptember 6, 2005More information
Does Inflation Vary with Income? - ARCHIVEDJune 17, 2005More information
Gift Cards: A Win-win Way to Give - ARCHIVEDMay 24, 2005More information
Is Inflation Higher for Seniors? - ARCHIVEDMay 17, 2005More information
Too Many Trucks on the Road? - ARCHIVEDMay 13, 2005More information
Wholesalers: A Key Link in Canada's Economy - ARCHIVEDApril 27, 2005More information
Manufacturing in 2004: Year-end Review by Province - ARCHIVEDApril 25, 2005More information
Federal Personal Income Tax: Slicing the Pie - ARCHIVEDApril 22, 2005More information
Canada, a Big Energy Consumer: A Regional Perspective - ARCHIVEDMarch 23, 2005More information
Stretching or Shrinking? The Textile and Clothing Industries in Canada - ARCHIVEDMarch 21, 2005More information
Canadian Direct Investment in 'Offshore Financial Centers' - ARCHIVEDMarch 14, 2005More information
Sport Utility Vehicles: Driving Change - ARCHIVEDFebruary 16, 2005More information
Consumer Holiday Shopping Patterns - ARCHIVEDDecember 9, 2004More information
The Pumpkin: A Growing Vegetable - ARCHIVEDOctober 28, 2004More information
Earnings of Highly and of Less Educated Couples in the Canadian Labour Market, 1980 to 2000 - ARCHIVEDOctober 13, 2004More information
Broadband Internet: Removing the Speed Limit for Canadian Firms - ARCHIVEDSeptember 27, 2004More information
Widowhood: Consequences on Income for Senior Women - ARCHIVEDJuly 22, 2004More information
The Soaring Loonie and Prices: Lower Inflation for Consumers? - ARCHIVEDJune 24, 2004More information
Cross-border Acquisitions: A Canadian Perspective - ARCHIVEDMay 25, 2004More information
On the Move with Homebuyers: Shopping for Furniture - ARCHIVEDMay 13, 2004More information
The Performance of Interprovincial and International Exports by Province and Territory Since 1992 - ARCHIVEDMarch 5, 2004More information
Information and Communication Technology Use: Are Small Firms Catching up? - ARCHIVEDFebruary 23, 2004More information
Mad Cow Disease and Beef Trade: An Update - ARCHIVEDFebruary 18, 2004More information
Diamonds: Adding Lustre to the Canadian Economy - ARCHIVEDJanuary 13, 2004More information
Christmas: Consumers' Season - ARCHIVEDDecember 11, 2003More information
A New Look: Retail Clothing Sales in Canada - ARCHIVEDNovember 12, 2003More information
Mad Cow Disease and Beef Trade - ARCHIVEDNovember 5, 2003More information