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Tables

  • Table 21   Gross domestic product at basic prices, by industry
  • Table 22   Exchange rates in Canadian dollars
  • Table 23   Consumer Price Index, selected components
  • Table 24   Retail sales, by industry
  • Table 25   International position in securities

Charts

  • Chart 12   Real gross domestic product at market prices
  • Chart 13   Current account balances
  • Chart 14   Canada’s international investment position

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Table 21 Gross domestic product at basic prices, by industry
Table summary
This table displays the results of table 21 gross domestic product at basic prices. The information is grouped by (appearing as row headers), 2007, 2009 and 2011, calculated using $ millions chained 2007 units of measure (appearing as column headers).
  2007 2009 2011
  $ millions chained 2007
All industries 1,466,800 1,437,361 1,525,279
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting 23,141 23,649 24,566
Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction 122,277 107,535 124,158
Utilities 35,228 36,162 38,084
Construction 95,353 95,738 106,066
Manufacturing 186,209 153,170 166,131
Wholesale trade 80,075 74,586 81,682
Retail trade 77,839 78,037 82,361
Transportation and warehousing 62,452 59,346 63,759
Information and cultural industries 48,719 49,427 50,671
Finance and insurance 98,640 95,903 99,675
Real estate and rental and leasing 168,500 177,411 187,130
Professional, scientific and technical services 77,098 77,288 79,468
Management of companies and enterprises 10,726 11,643 11,955
Administrative and support, waste management and remediation services 40,321 38,384 39,407
Educational services 75,388 79,444 82,046
Health care and social assistance 96,833 102,726 107,230
Arts, entertainment and recreation 11,596 11,646 11,572
Accommodation and food services 30,054 30,726 31,902
Other services (except public administration) 29,637 30,323 31,478
Public administration 96,714 103,644 107,230

 

Table 22 Exchange rates in Canadian dollars
Table summary
This table displays the results of table 22 exchange rates in canadian dollars 1992, 2002 and 2012 (appearing as column headers).
  1992 2002 2012
United States dollar 1.2087 1.5703 0.9994
Japanese yen 0.0096 0.0126 0.0125
United Kingdom pound sterling 2.1297 2.3587 1.5841
Mexican peso Note ..: not available for a specific reference period 0.1629 0.0760
European euro Note ..: not available for a specific reference period 1.4838 1.2850

 

Table 23 Consumer Price Index, selected components
Table summary
This table displays the results of table 23 consumer price index 1972 to 1981, 1982 to 1991, 1992 to 2001 and 2002 to 2011, calculated using average annual % change units of measure (appearing as column headers)
  1972
to 1981
1982
to 1991
1992
to 2001
2002
to 2011
  average annual % change
All-items Consumer Price Index 9.0 5.3 1.7 2.1
Food 11.3 4.4 1.6 2.8
Shelter Note ..: not available for a specific reference period 5.6 1.4 2.4
Rented accommodation 4.6 5.0 1.5 1.3
Owned accommodation 9.7 5.9 0.6 2.7
Water, fuel and electricity 13.2 5.8 3.7 3.0
Electricity 9.4 6.7 1.7 3.0
Water Note ..: not available for a specific reference period 7.0 3.6 6.3
Natural gas 13.8 3.3 8.3 0.0
Fuel oil and other fuel 18.7 5.4 4.0 9.3
Household operations Note ..: not available for a specific reference period 4.5 1.6 2.0
Household furnishings and equipment 7.0 3.8 0.6 -0.4
Clothing and footwear 6.7 4.4 0.6 -0.9
Transportation 9.1 4.9 2.9 2.6
Gasoline 12.9 5.1 2.4 6.3
Health and personal care 8.3 5.5 1.6 1.7
Recreation, education and reading 6.7 5.4 2.3 0.7
Alcoholic beverages and tobacco products 7.7 10.7 1.3 4.9

 

Table 24 Retail sales, by industry
Table summary
This table displays the results of table 24 retail sales 2001, 2006 and 2011, calculated using $ millions units of measure (appearing as column headers).
  2001 2006 2011
  $ millions
Retail trade 300,448 389,459 456,388
Motor vehicle and parts dealers 77,528 92,012 100,006
New car dealers 63,518 74,723 80,133
Used car dealers Note ..: not available for a specific reference period 4,665 5,885
Other motor vehicle dealers Note ..: not available for a specific reference period 7,382 7,084
Automotive parts, accessories and tire stores Note ..: not available for a specific reference period 5,241 6,904
Furniture stores 6,794 9,555 9,456
Home furnishings stores 3,222 5,199 5,571
Electronics and appliance stores 9,532 12,618 14,983
Building material and garden equipment and supplies dealers 14,502 24,848 27,038
Food and beverage stores 71,049 88,743 104,134
Supermarkets and other grocery (except convenience) stores  51,514 63,740 73,989
Beer, wine and liquor stores 11,893 15,142 18,698
Health and personal care stores 18,994 26,111 32,848
Gasoline stations 26,986 41,086 57,682
Clothing and clothing accessories stores 18,784 22,623 26,050
Sporting goods, hobby, book and music stores 8,218 10,003 11,154
General merchandise stores 36,592 46,497 56,771
Miscellaneous store retailers 8,247 10,163 10,696

 

Table 25 International position in securities
Table summary
This table displays the results of table 25 international position in securities 1996, 2001, 2006 and 2011, calculated using $ millions (at market value) units of measure (appearing as column headers).
  1996 2001 2006 2011
  $ millions (at market value)
Canadian portfolio
investment abroad
183,503 407,834 735,963 747,046
Foreign bonds 22,534 40,268 133,660 165,145
Foreign equity and investment fund shares 160,968 367,566 582,241 577,125
Foreign money marketNote 1 Note ..: not available for a specific reference period Note ..: not available for a specific reference period 20,062 4,776
Foreign portfolio
investment in Canada
529,517 649,630 862,111 1,167,488
Canadian bonds 381,934 447,772 434,083 677,250
Canadian equity and investment fund shares 109,450 180,394 403,312 422,257
Canadian money market 38,134 21,463 24,716 67,981

 


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Chart 12 Real gross domestic product at market prices

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Chart 13 Current account balances

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Chart 14 Canada’s international investment position

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