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Release dates for major economic indicators, by month, 2007

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January 2007
Release date Release title Reference period
4 Industrial product and raw materials price indexes November 2006
5 Labour Force Survey December 2006
10 Building permits November 2006
10 Canadian international merchandise trade November 2006
10 New Housing Price Index November 2006
15 Investment in non-residential building construction Fourth quarter 2006
15 New motor vehicle sales November 2006
18 Canada’s international transactions in securities November 2006
18 Monthly Survey of Manufacturing November 2006
18 Travel between Canada and other countries November 2006
19 Wholesale trade November 2006
23 Consumer Price Index December 2006
23 Employment Insurance November 2006
23 Leading indicators December 2006
23 Retail trade November 2006
29 Business Conditions Survey: Manufacturing industries January 2007
29 Payroll employment, earnings and hours November 2006
30 Industrial product and raw materials price indexes December 2006
31 Field crop reporting series: Stocks of Canadian grain at December 31 December 2006
31 Gross domestic product by industry November 2006



February 2007
Release date Release title Reference period
  6 Building permits December 2006
  8 New Housing Price Index December 2006
  9 Labour Force Survey January 2007
13 Canadian international merchandise trade December 2006
14 New motor vehicle sales December 2006
15 Monthly Survey of Manufacturing December 2006
19 Canada’s international transactions in securities December 2006
19 Wholesale trade December 2006
20 Consumer Price Index January 2007
20 Leading indicators January 2007
20 Travel between Canada and other countries December 2006
21 Retail trade December 2006
22 Quarterly financial statistics for enterprises Fourth quarter 2006
26 Characteristics of international travellers Third quarter 2006
26 International travel account Fourth quarter 2006
26 Payroll employment, earnings and hours December 2006
27 Employment Insurance December 2006
27 Farm cash receipts Fourth quarter 2006
28 Private and public investment in Canada 2005 to 2007



March 2007
Release date Release title Reference period
1 Balance of international payments Fourth quarter 2006
1 Industrial product and raw materials price indexes January 2007
2 Gross domestic product by industry December 2006
2 Canadian economic accounts Fourth quarter 2006
6 Building permits January 2007
8 New Housing Price Index January 2007
9 Canadian international merchandise trade January 2007
9 Labour Force Survey February 2007
12 Labour productivity, hourly compensation and unit labour cost Fourth quarter 2006
14 Industrial capacity utilization rates Fourth quarter 2006
14 New motor vehicle sales January 2007
15 Monthly Survey of Manufacturing January 2007
19 Canada’s international transactions in securities January 2007
19 Wholesale trade January 2007
20 Consumer Price Index February 2007
20 Travel between Canada and other countries January 2007
21 Leading indicators February 2007
21 Retail trade January 2007
27 Employment Insurance January 2007
30 Gross domestic product by industry January 2007
30 Industrial product and raw materials price indexes February 2007
30 Payroll employment, earnings and hours January 2007



April 2007
Release date Release title Reference period
4 Building permits February 2007
5 Labour Force Survey March 2007
12 New Housing Price Index February 2007
13 Canadian international merchandise trade February 2007
13 Investment in non-residential building construction First quarter 2007
16 New motor vehicle sales February 2007
17 Monthly Survey of Manufacturing February 2007
18 Canada’s international transactions in securities February 2007
19 Consumer Price Index March 2007
19 Travel between Canada and other countries February 2007
19 Wholesale trade February 2007
20 Retail trade February 2007
24 Employment Insurance February 2007
24 Field crop reporting series: March intentions of principal field crop areas March 2007
24 Leading indicators March 2007
26 Payroll employment, earnings and hours February 2007
27 Business Conditions Survey: Manufacturing industries April 2007
30 Gross domestic product by industry February 2007



May 2007
Release date Release title Reference period
  1 Industrial product and raw materials price indexes March 2007
  7 Building permits March 2007
  9 Field crop reporting series: Stocks of Canadian grain at March 31 March 2007
10 Canadian international merchandise trade March 2007
10 New Housing Price Index March 2007
11 Labour Force Survey April 2007
15 Monthly Survey of Manufacturing March 2007
15 New motor vehicle sales March 2007
16 Canada’s international transactions in securities March 2007
17 Consumer Price Index April 2007
17 Travel between Canada and other countries March 2007
17 Wholesale trade March 2007
18 Retail trade March 2007
23 Leading indicators April 2007
24 Quarterly financial statistics for enterprises First quarter 2007
28 Farm cash receipts 2005, 2006 and first quarter 2007
28 Net farm income 2005 and 2006
29 Characteristics of international travellers Fourth quarter 2006
29 Employment Insurance March 2007
29 International travel account First quarter 2007
29 Payroll employment, earning and hours March 2007
30 Balance of international payments First quarter 2007
30 Industrial product and raw materials price indexes April 2007
31 Gross domestic product by industry March 2007
31 Canadian economic accounts First quarter 2007



June 2007
Release date Release title Reference period
6 Building permits April 2007
8 Canadian international merchandise trade April 2007
8 Labour Force Survey May 2007
11 Industrial capacity utilization rates First quarter 2007
11 New Housing Price Index April 2007
12 Labour productivity, hourly compensation and unit labour cost First quarter 2007
13 Monthly Survey of Manufacturing April 2007
15 New motor vehicle sales April 2007
18 Canada’s international transactions in securities April 2007
19 Consumer Price Index May 2007
20 Leading indicators May 2007
20 Travel between Canada other countries April 2007
20 Wholesale trade April 2007
21 Retail trade April 2007
26 Employment Insurance April 2007
26 Field crop reporting series: Preliminary estimates of principal field crop areas June 2007
26 Payroll employment, earnings and hours April 2007
28 Industrial product and raw materials price indexes May 2007
29 Gross domestic product by industry April 2007



July 2007
Release date Release title Reference period
5 Building permits May 2007
6 Labour Force Survey June 2007
11 Investment in non-residential building construction Second quarter 2007
12 Canadian international merchandise trade May 2007
12 New Housing Price Index May 2007
16 Monthly Survey of Manufacturing May 2007
16 New motor vehicle sales May 2007
18 Consumer Price Index June 2007
18 Leading indicators June 2007
19 Canada’s international transactions in securities May 2007
19 Travel between Canada and other countries May 2007
19 Wholesale trade May 2007
24 Employment Insurance May 2007
24 Retail trade May 2007
26 Payroll employment, earnings and hours May 2007
27 Business Conditions Survey: Manufacturing industries July 2007
30 Industrial product and raw materials price indexes June 2007
31 Gross domestic product by industry May 2007



August 2007
Release date Release title Reference period
3 Building permits June 2007
9 New Housing Price Index June 2007
10 Labour Force Survey July 2007
14 Canadian international merchandise trade June 2007
15 New motor vehicle sales June 2007
15 Monthly Survey of Manufacturing June 2007
16 Canada’s international transactions in securities June 2007
17 Wholesale trade June 2007
20 Travel between Canada and other countries June 2007
21 Consumer Price Index July 2007
21 Employment Insurance June 2007
21 Leading indicators July 2007
21 Retail trade June 2007
23 Field crop reporting series: July 31 estimates of production of principal field crops July 2007
23 Quarterly financial statistics for enterprises Second quarter 2007
27 Farm cash receipts First six months of 2007
28 Payroll employment, earnings and hours June 2007
29 Characteristics of international travellers First quarter 2007
29 International travel account Second quarter 2007
30 Balance of international payments Second quarter 2007
30 Industrial product and raw materials price indexes July 2007
31 Gross domestic product by industry June 2007
31 Canadian economic accounts Second quarter 2007



September 2007
Release date Release title Reference period
6 Building permits July 2007
7 Labour Force Survey August 2007
11 Canadian international merchandise trade July 2007
11 Field crop reporting series: Stocks of Canadian grain at July 31 July 2007
11 New Housing Price Index July 2007
13 Industrial capacity utilization rates Second quarter 2007
14 Labour productivity, hourly compensation and unit labour cost Second quarter 2007
14 Monthly Survey of Manufacturing July 2007
17 Canada’s international transactions in securities July 2007
18 New motor vehicle  sales July 2007
19 Consumer Price Index August 2007
19 Leading indicators August 2007
20 Travel between Canada and other countries July 2007
20 Wholesale trade July 2007
21 Retail trade July 2007
25 Employment Insurance July 2007
25 Payroll employment, earnings and hours July 2007
28 Gross domestic product by industry July 2007
28 Industrial product and raw materials price indexes August 2007



October 2007
Release date Release title Reference period
4 Building permits August 2007
4 Field crop reporting series: September estimates of production of principal field crops September 2007
5 Labour Force Survey September 2007
11 Canadian international merchandise trade August 2007
11 New Housing Price Index August 2007
12 Investment in non-residential building construction Third quarter 2007
15 Leading indicators September 2007
15 New motor vehicle sales August 2007
16 Monthly Survey of Manufacturing August 2007
17 Wholesale trade August 2007
18 Canada’s international transactions in securities August 2007
18 Travel between Canada and other countries August 2007
19 Consumer Price Index September 2007
23 Employment Insurance August 2007
23 Retail trade August 2007
26 Business Conditions Survey: Manufacturing industries October 2007
26 Payroll employment, earnings and hours August 2007
30 Industrial product and raw materials price indexes September 2007
31 Gross domestic product by industry August 2007



November 2007
Release date Release title Reference period
2 Labour Force Survey October 2007
6 Building permits September 2007
8 New Housing Price Index September 2007
9 Canadian international merchandise trade September 2007
14 Leading indicators October 2007
14 New motor vehicle sales September 2007
15 Monthly Survey of Manufacturing September 2007
19 Canada’s international transactions in securities September 2007
19 Wholesale trade September 2007
20 Consumer Price Index October 2007
20 Travel between Canada and other countries September 2007
21 Retail trade September 2007
22 Quarterly financial statistics for enterprises Third quarter 2007
26 Farm cash receipts 2004, 2005, 2006 and third quarter 2007
26 Net farm income 2004, 2005 and 2006
27 Employment Insurance September 2007
27 Payroll employment, earnings and hours September 2007
28 Characteristics of international travellers Second quarter 2007
28 International travel account Third quarter 2007
29 Balance of international payments Third quarter 2007
29 Industrial product and raw materials price indexes October 2007
30 Gross domestic product by industry September 2007
30 Canadian economic accounts Third quarter 2007



December 2007
Release date Release title Reference period
6 Building permits October  2007
6 Field crop reporting series: November estimates of production of principal field crops November  2007
7 Labour Force Survey November 2007
12 Canadian international merchandise trade October 2007
13 Labour productivity, hourly compensation and unit labour cost Third quarter 2007
13 Monthly Survey of Manufacturing October 2007
13 New Housing Price Index October 2007
14 Industrial capacity utilization rates Third quarter 2007
17 Canada’s international transactions in securities October 2007
17 New motor vehicle sales October 2007
18 Consumer Price Index November 2007
18 Employment Insurance October 2007
18 Leading indicators November 2007
19 Travel between Canada and other countries October 2007
19 Wholesale trade October 2007
21 Gross domestic product by industry October 2007
21 Payroll employment, earnings and hours October 2007
21 Retail trade October 2007



January 2008
Release date Release title Reference period
4 Industrial product and raw materials price indexes November 2007
10 Building permits November 2007
10 New Housing Price Index November 2007
11 Canadian international merchandise trade November 2007
14 New motor vehicle sales November 2007
17 Canada’s international transactions in securities November 2007
17 Investment in non-residential building construction Fourth quarter 2007
18 Monthly Survey of Manufacturing November 2007
18 Travel between Canada and other countries November 2007
21 Wholesale trade November 2007
22 Employment Insurance November 2007
25 Consumer Price Index December 2007
28 Payroll employment, earnings and hours November 2007
29 Business Conditions Survey: Manufacturing industries January 2008
31 Gross domestic product by industry November 2007



February 2008
Release date Release title Reference period
1 Industrial product and raw materials prices indexes December 2007
5 Field crop reporting series: Stocks of Canadian grain at December 31 December 2007
6 Building permits December 2007
11 New Housing Price Index December 2007
14 Canadian international merchandise trade December 2007
15 Monthly Survey of Manufacturing December 2007
15 New motor vehicle sales December 2007
18 Canada’s international transactions in securities December 2007
19 Wholesale trade December 2007
20 Travel between Canada and other countries December 2007
21 Quarterly financial statistics for enterprises Fourth quarter 2007
25 Farm cash receipts 2007
26 Employment Insurance December 2007
26 Payroll employment, earnings and hours December 2007
28 Characteristics of international travellers Third quarter 2007
28 International travel account Fourth quarter 2007
29 Balance of international payments Fourth quarter 2007



March 2008
Release date Release title Reference period
3 Gross domestic product by industry December 2007
3 Canadian economic accounts Fourth quarter 2007
6 Building permits January 2008
13 Industrial capacity utilization rates Fourth quarter 2007
14 Labour productivity, hourly compensation and unit labour cost Fourth quarter 2007
19 Wholesale trade January 2008
20 Canada’s international transactions in securities January 2008
20 Travel between Canada and other countries January 2008
25 Employment Insurance January 2008
31 Gross domestic product by industry January 2008
31 Payroll employment, earnings and hours January 2008

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