The Daily Thursday, October 12, 2017
Job vacancies, second quarter 2017
The number of job vacancies totalled 460,000 in the second quarter, up 67,000 (+17.2%) from the second quarter of 2016. The overall job vacancy rate rose 0.4 percentage points to 2.9%. Increases in job vacancies were broadly based across provinces and industrial sectors.
New Housing Price Index, August 2017
Despite growth in some markets, Canadians saw little overall change in new home prices in August.
Canada’s international trade in services, 2016
Canada’s deficit on international transactions in services narrowed by $2.3 billion to $23.3 billion in 2016, mainly reflecting a lower travel services deficit. Moderating this change was a fourth consecutive annual reduction in Canada’s commercial services surplus.
Inter-corporate ownership, third quarter 2017
The third quarter 2017 issue of Inter-corporate Ownership is now available.
Production and value of ranch-raised pelts, 2016
There were 2.1 million ranch-raised fur pelts in 2016, compared with 3.3 million pelts in 2015.