Canadian Economic Statistics

Subscribe

Canadian Economic Statistics

Rates    Date Change
Bank Rate 0.75 Feb 9, 2016 -- 
Yield Curve     Feb 9, 2016  
LIBOR Yield Curve     Mar 21, 2013  
Lower Band 0.25 Feb 9, 2016 -- 
Overnight Money Market Financing Rate 0.4997 Feb 9, 2016 -0.05 bps
Overnight Repo Rate Avg 0.5069 Feb 9, 2016 +0.20 bps
Overnight Target Rate 0.50 Feb 10, 2016 -- 
Prime Rate 3.00 Jun 18, 2014 -- 
Employment    Date Change
Labour Force Survey (Change) 28,700.0 Mar 2015
Unemployment Rate 6.8 Mar 2015 -- 
GDP    Date Change
Debt to GDP 36.3 Jan 2013 +2.83 %
Gross Domestic Product (2002 dollars) (Change) 0.2 Jul 2012
Gross Domestic Product (Change) 0.3 Nov 2015
Business    Date Change
Core Retail Sales (Change) 0.20 Aug 2013
Housing Starts 166 Jan 2016 -4.11 %
Ivey Purchasing Manager Index 66.0 Jan 2016 +32.26 %
Retail Sales (Change) 0.2 Aug 2013
Indices    Date Change
CAD effective Exchange Rate Index 90.01 Feb 10, 2016 -1.01 %
Consumer Price Index (Annual Change) 1.5 Jan 2014
Core Consumer Price Index 0.3 Jan 2014
Core Consumer Price Index (Annual Change) 1.4 Jan 2014
Core Consumer Price Index (Change) 0.2 Jan 2014
Industrial Producer Price Index (Change) -0.3 Oct 2013
International    Date Change
Current Account -17,466.0 Q1 2015 -33.84 %
Trade Balance -585.0 Dec 2015 +63.14 %
Stocks    Date Change
TSE Composite Index 12,442.30 Feb 2, 2016 -1.83 %
With a population of over 34 million and a GDP of over $1.2 trillion Canadian dollars, Canada is one of the wealthiest nations in the world. Canada has had a steady GDP growth and low unemployment rate, and is one of the few developed countries that is an energy exporter. Canada is one of the largest trading partners to the U.S. In 2006, 79% of all Canadian goods and commodities were exported to US and 65% of imports originated from the U.S. Oil, agricultural products, financial services and government procurement are among the main items traded between the two nations.

 

This is for general information purposes only - Examples shown are for illustrative purposes and may not reflect current prices from OANDA. It is not investment advice or an inducement to trade. Past history is not an indication of future performance.

Trading FX and/or CFDs on margin are high risk and not suitable for everyone. Losses can exceed investment.