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News Manufacturing Economy General
January 8, 2021  

Economists expect the December jobs report to show a loss of jobs to end 2020

Statistics Canada is expected to release its snapshot of

News Manufacturing General
June 10, 2020  

Pandemic measures expose work from home inequality: StatCan

About 50% of single women have jobs which allow them to work from home, compared with about one third of single men

News Government General
May 14, 2020  

Statistics Canada suspends pre-release of jobs data after leak

Agency had provided an early look at report of a loss of nearly 2 million jobs in April.

News Manufacturing Economy
April 16, 2020  

Preliminary estimate by Statistics Canada suggests economy plunged in March

Statistics Canada describes it as the biggest monthly decline on record.

News Manufacturing Economy General
April 6, 2020  

Canadian Chamber, StatCan creating massive business conditions survey

Will be in the field this week and collect data on how businesses are currently coping with COVID-19.

News Manufacturing Economy
February 20, 2020  

Inflation rises again, hitting 2.4% in January: Statistics Canada

Experts say national statistics data only slightly dents the odds of the Bank of Canada cutting its key interest rate this year.

News Manufacturing General
December 18, 2019  

Statistics Canada says annual pace of inflation climbs to 2.2%

Gasoline prices were up 0.9% year-over-year compared with a drop 6.7% in October.

News Manufacturing Economy
October 31, 2019  

Statistics Canada reports economy grew 0.1% in August

14 out of 20 industrial sectors posted gains.

News Manufacturing Economy
October 1, 2019  

Statistics Canada says economy flat in July as oil and gas sector down

Economists had expected growth of 0.1%.

News Manufacturing Economy
April 30, 2019  

Statistics Canada says economy contracted 0.1% in February [UPDATED]

Economists had expected no change in gross domestic product for February.

News Manufacturing Economy
April 18, 2019  

Statistics Canada reports retail sales rose 0.8% in February

Sales were up in five of 11 subsectors.

News Manufacturing General
April 16, 2019  

Statscan reports manufacturing sales fell 0.2% in February

Sales were down in 15 of 21 industries.

News Food & Beverage Government General
April 11, 2019  

Pot prices up 17.3% post legalization, large hikes in NB and Manitoba: StatCan

The highest average post-legalization price per gram was in the Northwest Territories at roughly $14.45 per gram.

News Automotive Manufacturing General
March 21, 2019  

Statistics Canada reports wholesale sales up 0.6% in January

Sales rose in five of the seven subsectors tracked.

News Manufacturing General
February 21, 2019  

Statistics Canada reports wholesale sales up 0.3% in December

Sales were up in four of the seven subsectors.

News Manufacturing Economy General
February 14, 2019  

Statistics Canada reports manufacturing sales down 1.3% in December

Sales were down in 12 of 21 industries tracked.

News Manufacturing General
December 18, 2018  

Statistics Canada reports manufacturing sales down 0.1% in October

Sales were down in seven of 21 the industries tracked.

News General
December 17, 2018  

Women more likely than men to experience workplace harassment: StatsCan study

Those in the health care, social services and the education sectors are more vulnerable.

News Manufacturing Minerals Oil & Gas Economy
October 31, 2018  

Statistics Canada reports GDP up 0.1% in August boosted by oil and gas subsector

Helping drive the growth was the mining, quarrying and oil and gas extraction sector which rose 0.9 per cent.

News Electronics General
October 15, 2018  

Businesses spent $14B on cybersecurity in 2017, more than 20% hit by attacks

$8 billion on staff and contractors, $4 billion on software/hardware, $2 billion on other measures.

News Manufacturing Economy
September 18, 2018  

Statistics Canada reports manufacturing sales rose 0.9 per cent in July

Growth came as sales in 11 of 21 industries climbed higher.

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August 30, 2018  

Canada’s economy surges in second quarter on higher exports: StatCan

Economy rocketed to an annualized pace of 2.9 per cent in the period from April 1 through June 30.

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July 23, 2018  

Canada’s wholesale sales rise 1.2% in May: Statistics Canada

Construction materials show strength, automotive and supplies fall.