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, SAARQ1 20202,296,8922,335,700-1.7Gross domestic product
GDP at constant pricesC$ millions of chained (2007), SAARQ1 20202,057,1602,101,480-2.1Gross domestic product
Production index 
Production index (GDP by industry) Footnote 1C$ millions of chained (2007), SAARApril 20201,630,9211,845,736-11.6(GDP by industry)
Labour market 
Employment'000, SAMay 202016,474.516,184.91.8Labour Force Survey
Unemployment'000, SAMay 20202,619.22,418.38.3Labour Force Survey
Wages/EarningsC$, SAApril 20201,112.22B1,048.06B6.1BEmployment, earnings and hours
Prices Indices 
Consumer prices(2002=100), unadjustedMay 2020136.1135.70.3Consumer Price Index
Producer prices(2010=100)May 2020113.6112.31.2Industrial Product Price Indexes
SDDS data category and componentUnit DescriptionPeriod of latest dataLatest DataData for previous periodChange from previous periodOther links
Fiscal sector 
General government operations 
Net lending or borrowingC$ millionsQ1 2020-11,648-8,687-34.1
Central government operations 
Total budgetary revenues Footnote 2C$ millionsMarch 202025,79032,159-19.8Finance Canada
Central government debt 
Liabilities - gross debt Footnote 2C$ millionsMarch 20201,229,4101,222,6970.5Finance 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, SAMay 20201,219,6551,186,3102.8
Administered interest rates 
Interest rate (Bank rate)Effective rate
1-month Treasury bill rateEffective rateJune 20200.150.19...
10-year Government of Canada bond rateEffective rateJune 20200.540.54...
Stock market: Share price index 
Stock market (S&P/TSX Composite Index)closing quotations, end of the monthApril 202014,780.7413,378.7510.5
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, SAQ1 2020-11,093-9,307-19.2Balance of Payments
International reserves and foreign currency liquidity 
Canada's official international reserves-totalUS$ millionsMay 202087,37287,3220.1Finance 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$ millionsQ1 2020934,2241,011,514-7.6
Total external debt 
External debt detailC$ millionsQ1 20202,849,1432,755,6183.4
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 
PopulationQ2 202037,971,02037,894,7990.2Quarterly demographic statistics
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