Canada: Economic and financial data

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Canada: Economic and financial data
SDDS data category and componentUnit DescriptionPeriod of latest dataLatest DataData for previous periodChange from previous periodOther links
Real sector 
National accounts 
GDP at current pricesC$ millions at current prices, SAARQ4 20202,307,3722,231,5403.4Gross domestic product
GDP at constant pricesC$ millions of chained (2007), SAARQ4 20202,045,9251,999,4522.3Gross domestic product
Production index 
Production index (GDP by industry) Footnote 1C$ millions of chained (2007), SAARJanuary 20211,949,6411,936,2080.7(GDP by industry)
Labour market 
Employment'000, SAMarch 202118,834.318,531.21.6Labour Force Survey
Unemployment'000, SAMarch 20211,516.71,665.1-8.9Labour Force Survey
Wages/EarningsC$, SAJanuary 20211,135.41B1,115.14B1.8BEmployment, earnings and hours
Prices Indices 
Consumer prices(2002=100), unadjustedFebruary 2021138.9138.20.5Consumer Price Index
Producer prices(2010=100)September 2020114.8114.9-0.1Industrial Product Price Indexes
SDDS data category and componentUnit DescriptionPeriod of latest dataLatest DataData for previous periodChange from previous periodOther links
Fiscal sector 
General government operations 
Net lending or borrowingC$ millionsQ4 2020-46,304-68,29932.2
Central government operations 
Total budgetary revenues Footnote 2C$ millionsJanuary 202128,08329,560-5.0Finance Canada
Central government debt 
Liabilities - gross debt Footnote 2C$ millionsJanuary 20211,600,5911,637,132-2.2Finance Canada
SDDS data category and componentUnit DescriptionPeriod of latest dataLatest DataData for previous periodChange from previous periodOther links
Financial sector 
Analytical accounts of the banking sector 
M1+ (gross)C$ millions, SAJanuary 20211,410,9541,390,3811.5
Administered interest rates 
Interest rate (Bank rate)Effective rate
1-month Treasury bill rateEffective rateMarch 20210.060.09...
10-year Government of Canada bond rateEffective rateMarch 20211.551.31...
Stock market: Share price index 
Stock market (S&P/TSX Composite Index)closing quotations, end of the monthFebruary 202118,060.2617,337.024.2
Stock market (Toronto stock exchange)C$ millions, value of shares tradedMarch 2018138,774.1141,921.1-2.2
Stock market (Toronto stock exchange)millions, volume of shares tradedMarch 20186,961.47,183.0-3.1
SDDS data category and componentUnit DescriptionPeriod of latest dataLatest DataData for previous periodChange from previous periodOther links
External sector 
Balance of Payments 
Current account balanceC$ millions, SAQ4 2020-7,261-10,49330.8Balance of Payments
International reserves and foreign currency liquidity 
Canada's official international reserves-totalUS$ millionsMarch 202183,37586,325-3.4Finance Canada
Merchandise trade 
Total exportscurrent C$ millions, SASeptember 201850,374.650,453.2-0.2Canadian international trade
Total importscurrent C$ millions, SASeptember 201850,790.951,004.1-0.4
International investment position 
Net International Investment Position, market valueC$ millionsQ4 20201,360,5801,112,52622.3
Total external debt 
External debt detailC$ millionsQ4 20203,147,4353,026,3334.0
Exchange rates 
Exchange rates (USA noon spot rate)C$ per US$, unadjusted, change columns reflect actual change.
3-month forward rateUS/Canada point spread
6-month forward rateUS/Canada point spread
SDDS data category and componentUnit DescriptionPeriod of latest dataLatest DataData for previous periodChange from previous periodOther links
Population 
PopulationQ1 202138,048,73838,008,0050.1Quarterly demographic statistics
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