The Daily Friday, November 8, 2019
November 8, 2019
Labour Force Survey, October 2019
Following two consecutive months of growth, employment held steady in October. The unemployment rate was unchanged at 5.5%.
Estimates of inter-jurisdictional employment in Canada by province and territory, 2016
Updated estimates for inter-jurisdictional employees in Canada for each jurisdiction, disaggregated by total count, T4 earnings, North American Industry Classification System, age and gender, are available upon request.
Building permits, September 2019
The total value of building permits issued by Canadian municipalities decreased 6.5% to $8.3 billion in September, largely due to declines in the residential sector. Gains were reported in four provinces, with the largest increase in Alberta (+7.2% to $1.0 billion).
Travel spending by visitors to Canada: Final indicators, 2018
Travellers spent $22.0 billion while visiting Canada in 2018. US residents spent the most money in Canada during the year, while spending by visitors from China was comparable to the amount spent by visitors from the United Kingdom and France combined.
Traveller Accommodation Services Price Index, third quarter 2019
The Traveller Accommodation Services Price Index (TASPI) rose 11.1% in the third quarter. The TASPI has increased in the third quarter every year since its inception, as higher seasonal demand typically drives up accommodation prices in the spring and summer.
Canadian veterans with disabilities, 2017
The infographic “Canadian veterans with disabilities, 2017” is now available.