Economic calendar and indicators of Canada

Overview

Indicator Last Reference Previous Frequency
GDP q/q 0.7% 2 Q 2018 0.4% Quarterly
Unemployment Rate 5.8% Oct 2018 5.9% Monthly
Core CPI y/y 1.5% Sep 2018 1.7% Monthly
BoC Interest Rate Decision 1.75% 1.5%
Trade Balance $-0.416 B Sep 2018 $-0.551 B Monthly

Economic Calendar

Time,
Currency
Event
Actual
Forecast
Previous
13:30
CAD
$7.695 B
$2.632 B
13:30
CAD
13:30
CAD
0.2%
0.0%
-0.5%
20:30
CAD
13:30
CAD
0.6%
-0.1%
13:30
CAD
13:30
CAD
0.1%
-0.4%
13:30
CAD
2.5%
2.2%
13:30
CAD
0.3%
0.0%
13:30
CAD
1.7%
1.5%
13:30
CAD
0.1%
-0.1%
13:30
CAD
-0.2%
-0.4%

Economic indicators

Market Last Reference Previous Frequency
CFTC CAD Non-Commercial Net Positions -2.8 K 13 Nov 2018 -2.6 K Weekly
Foreign Securities Purchases $7.695 B Sep 2018 $2.632 B Monthly
Foreign Securities Purchases by Canadians $10.586 B Sep 2018 $-0.288 B Monthly
GDP Last Reference Previous Frequency
GDP Implicit Price Index q/q 0.5% 2 Q 2018 0.4% Quarterly
GDP m/m 0.1% Aug 2018 0.2% Monthly
GDP q/q 0.7% 2 Q 2018 0.4% Quarterly
Labor Last Reference Previous Frequency
Employment Change 11.2 K Oct 2018 63.3 K Monthly
Full-Time Employment Change 33.9 K Oct 2018 -16.9 K Monthly
Labor Productivity q/q 0.7% 2 Q 2018 -0.3% Quarterly
Participation Rate 65.2% Oct 2018 65.4% Monthly
Part-Time Employment Change -22.6 K Oct 2018 80.2 K Monthly
Unemployment Rate 5.8% Oct 2018 5.9% Monthly
Prices Last Reference Previous Frequency
Core CPI m/m 0.0% Sep 2018 0.1% Monthly
Core CPI y/y 1.5% Sep 2018 1.7% Monthly
CPI m/m -0.4% Sep 2018 -0.1% Monthly
CPI y/y 2.2% Sep 2018 2.8% Monthly
IPPI m/m 0.1% Sep 2018 -0.5% Monthly
IPPI y/y 6.2% Sep 2018 5.7% Monthly
RMPI m/m -0.9% Sep 2018 -4.8% Monthly
RMPI y/y 14.6% Sep 2018 15.4% Monthly
Money Last Reference Previous Frequency
BoC Interest Rate Decision 1.75% 1.5%
Trade Last Reference Previous Frequency
Current Account $-15.876 B 2 Q 2018 $-17.476 B Quarterly
Exports $50.375 B Sep 2018 $50.453 B Monthly
Imports $50.791 B Sep 2018 $51.004 B Monthly
Trade Balance $-0.416 B Sep 2018 $-0.551 B Monthly
Business Last Reference Previous Frequency
Building Permits m/m 0.4% Sep 2018 -1.1% Monthly
Capacity Utilization Rate 85.5% 2 Q 2018 83.7% Quarterly
Corporate Profits q/q 1.0% 2 Q 2018 2.7% Quarterly
Ivey PMI 61.8 Oct 2018 50.4 Monthly
Ivey PMI n.s.a. 64.6 Oct 2018 56.5 Monthly
Manufacturing Sales m/m 0.2% Sep 2018 -0.5% Monthly
Markit Manufacturing PMI 53.9 Oct 2018 54.8 Monthly
Wholesale Trade m/m -0.1% Aug 2018 1.1% Monthly
Consumer Last Reference Previous Frequency
Core Retail Sales m/m -0.4% Aug 2018 0.8% Monthly
Retail Sales m/m -0.1% Aug 2018 0.2% Monthly
Housing Last Reference Previous Frequency
CMHC Housing Starts 205.925 K Oct 2018 189.73 K Monthly
New Housing Price Index m/m 0.0% Sep 2018 0.0% Monthly