Table 2
Summary of economic indicators for the manufacturing sector

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Summary of economic indicators for the manufacturing sector
Economic Indicator  2013 2013 versus pre-recession level (indexed to 2007) 1
Sales - Current Dollar flat slightly below
Sales - Constant Dollar down below
Domestic Exports up below
GDP down below
Unfilled Orders up above
Inventories up above
Employment down slightly below
Labour Productivity up above
Total Compensation up above
Capacity Utilization down below
Operating Profits down above
Capital Expenditures up below
The data were indexed such that the 2007 level equals 100.
Statistics Canada, CANSIM tables 304-0014, 377-0009, 379-0031, 281-0024, 383-0012, 028-0002, 187-0001, 029-0009, and Industry Canada’s trade data online (
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