The Daily Thursday, June 14, 2018
National balance sheet and financial flow accounts, first quarter 2018
National net worth, the sum of national wealth and Canada’s net foreign asset position, increased 1.6% to $11,375.9 billion at the end of the first quarter, primarily due to the strength of Canada’s international investment position.
New Housing Price Index, April 2018
New house prices in Canada were unchanged for a second consecutive month, despite increases in some pockets across the country.
Canada’s population estimates, first quarter 2018
According to preliminary estimates, Canada’s population was 37,067,011 on April 1, 2018. It took two years and two months for the Canadian population to go from 36 million to more than 37 million. This was the shortest length of time ever observed for an increase of this magnitude. In the first quarter, Canada’s population growth rate was 0.3%, up 103,157 compared with January 1, 2018.
Aircraft movement statistics: Small airports – Annual report, 2017
In 2017, the number of take-offs and landings at 134 Canadian airports without air traffic control towers totalled 639,396 movements.
New motor vehicle sales, April 2018
New motor vehicle sales data for Canada and the provinces are now available for April.
Aviation: “Annual Aircraft Movements: Small airports – Airports Without NAV CANADA Towers or Flight Service Stations, 2017”
Catalogue number Catalogue number51-004-X2018010, (HTML | PDF)
Quarterly Demographic Estimates, Vol. 32, no. 1
Catalogue number Catalogue number91-002-X, (HTML | PDF)