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2010 Country statistical profile: Canada 2010

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Country statistical profiles: Key tables from OECD - ISSN 2075-2288 - © OECD 2010

 Country statistical profile: Canada 2010
 
 
 
Unit
2001
2002
2003
2004
2005
2006
2007
2008
 
Production and income
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Gross domestic product (GDP)
Bln USD curr. PPPs
909.8
 
937.8
 
989.3
 
1 049.1
 
1 132.0
 
1 202.2
 
1 267.9
 
1 300.2
 
 
GDP per capita
USD current PPPs
29 330
 
29 893
 
31 233
 
32 790
 
35 033
 
36 821
 
38 448
 
38 975
 
 
Gross national income (GNI) per capita
USD current PPPs
28 500
 
29 145
 
30 497
 
32 121
 
34 377
 
36 451
 
37 963
 
38 593
 
 
Household disposable income
Annual growth %
2.8
 
1.8
 
2.1
 
3.8
 
2.5
 
5.7
 
3.4
 
4.3
 
 
Economic growth
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Real GDP growth
Annual growth %
1.8
 
2.9
 
1.9
 
3.1
 
3.0
 
2.9
 
2.5
 
0.4
 
 
Net saving rate in household disposable income
%
5.3
 
3.5
 
2.7
 
3.2
 
2.2
 
3.6
 
2.6
 
3.8
 
 
Gross fixed capital formation
% of GDP
19.6
 
19.5
 
19.6
 
20.3
 
21.3
 
22.4
 
22.6
 
22.7
 
 
Economic structure
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Real value added: agriculture, forestry, fishing
Annual growth %
-9.1
 
-5.2
 
10.8
 
9.2
 
2.6
 
-2.2
 
..
 
..
 
 
Real value added: industry
Annual growth %
-2.1
 
2.2
 
0.6
 
2.8
 
2.8
 
1.2
 
..
 
..
 
 
Real value added: services
Annual growth %
3.6
 
3.0
 
2.6
 
3.3
 
3.1
 
3.9
 
..
 
..
 
 
Government deficits and debt
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Government deficit
% of GDP
0.7
 
-0.1
 
-0.1
 
0.9
 
1.5
 
1.6
 
1.6
 
0.1
 
 
General government debt
% of GDP
82.7
 
80.6
 
76.6
 
72.6
 
71.6
 
69.5
 
65.0
 
69.7
 
 
General government revenues
% of GDP
42.6
 
41.1
 
41.1
 
40.7
 
40.8
 
41.0
 
40.7
 
39.8
 
 
General government expenditures
% of GDP
42.0
 
41.2
 
41.2
 
39.9
 
39.3
 
39.4
 
39.1
 
39.7
 
 
Expenditure
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Public expenditure on health
% of GDP
6.5
 
6.7
 
6.9
 
6.9
 
7.0
 
7.0
 
7.1
 
..
 
 
Private expenditure on health
% of GDP
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
3.0
 
..
 
 
Public social expenditure
% of GDP
..
 
..
 
17.2
 
16.6
 
16.5
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
 
Private social expenditure
% of GDP
..
 
..
 
5.4
 
5.5
 
5.5
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
 
Public pension expenditure
% of GDP
3.9
 
3.9
 
3.9
 
3.8
 
3.7
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
 
Private pension expenditure
% of GDP
2.1
 
2.1
 
2.1
 
2.2
 
2.0
 
2.2
 
2.2
 
2.4
 
 
Net official development assistance (Aid)
% of GNI
0.22
 
0.28
 
0.24
 
0.27
 
0.34
 
0.29
 
0.29
 
0.32
 
 
Taxes
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Total tax revenue
% of GDP
34.8
 
33.7
 
33.7
 
33.6
 
33.4
 
33.5
 
33.3
 
32.2
 
 
Taxes on income and profits
% of GDP
16.7
 
15.4
 
15.4
 
15.7
 
15.8
 
16.4
 
16.6
 
15.9
 
 
Taxes on goods and services
% of GDP
8.8
 
8.9
 
8.9
 
8.7
 
8.5
 
8.1
 
7.9
 
7.5
 
 
Taxes on the average worker
% of labour cost
32.0
 
32.1
 
32.0
 
32.0
 
31.9
 
31.9
 
31.2
 
31.3
 
 
Trade
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Trade in goods and services
% of GDP
40.7
 
39.4
 
36.2
 
36.3
 
35.9
 
34.9
 
33.9
 
34.3
 
 
Goods trade balance: exports minus imports of goods
Bln USD
39.4
 
30.2
 
31.8
 
43.1
 
45.7
 
38.2
 
39.9
 
47.4
 
 
Imports of goods
Bln USD
221.6
 
222.4
 
240.2
 
273.8
 
314.4
 
350.0
 
380.4
 
408.3
 
 
Exports of goods
Bln USD
261.1
 
252.6
 
272.1
 
317.2
 
360.6
 
388.2
 
420.2
 
455.7
 
 
Service trade balance: exports minus imports of services
Bln USD
-5.0
 
-4.6
 
-8.2
 
-8.5
 
-9.9
 
-12.3
 
-17.7
 
-21.1
 
 
Imports of services
Bln USD
43.8
 
45.0
 
52.3
 
58.7
 
65.7
 
72.8
 
82.5
 
87.1
 
 
Exports of services
Bln USD
38.8
 
40.4
 
44.1
 
50.3
 
55.8
 
60.5
 
64.8
 
66.0
 
 
Current account balance of payments
% of GDP
2.3
 
1.7
 
1.2
 
2.3
 
1.9
 
1.4
 
1.0
 
0.5
 
 
Foreign direct investment (FDI)
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Outward FDI stocks
Mln USD
..
 
..
 
..
 
372 652
 
388 317
 
450 287
 
521 653
 
..
 
 
Inward FDI stocks
Mln USD
..
 
..
 
..
 
315 247
 
341 630
 
376 404
 
497 204
 
..
 
 
Inflows of foreign direct investment
Mln USD
27 670
 
22 146
 
7 486
 
-445
 
25 693
 
59 765
 
108 404
 
44 689
 
 
Outflows of foreign direct investment
Mln USD
36 037
 
26 761
 
22 935
 
43 341
 
27 540
 
44 404
 
59 631
 
77 626
 
 
Prices and interest rates
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Inflation rate: all items
Annual growth %
2.5
 
2.3
 
2.8
 
1.9
 
2.2
 
2.0
 
2.1
 
2.4
 
 
Inflation rate: all items non food non energy
Annual growth %
2.1
 
2.8
 
2.4
 
1.3
 
1.2
 
1.5
 
2.0
 
1.0
 
 
Inflation rate: food
Annual growth %
4.9
 
2.5
 
1.4
 
1.8
 
2.3
 
2.3
 
2.6
 
3.9
 
 
Inflation rate: energy
Annual growth %
3.2
 
-2.0
 
7.9
 
6.8
 
9.7
 
5.2
 
2.3
 
9.8
 
 
Producer Price Indices (PPI): manufacturing
Annual growth %
1.0
 
0.1
 
-1.4
 
3.2
 
1.5
 
2.4
 
1.6
 
4.3
 
 
Long-term interest rates
%
5.48
 
5.30
 
4.80
 
4.58
 
4.07
 
4.21
 
4.27
 
3.60
 
 
Purchasing power and exchange rates
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Purchasing power parities
CAD per USD
1.22
 
1.23
 
1.23
 
1.23
 
1.21
 
1.21
 
1.21
 
1.23
 
 
Exchange rates
CAD per USD
1.55
 
1.57
 
1.40
 
1.30
 
1.21
 
1.13
 
1.07
 
1.07
 
 
Indices of price levels
OECD = 100
88
 
87
 
90
 
92
 
98
 
105
 
107
 
106
 
 
Energy supply and prices
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Total primary energy supply (TPES)
Mtoe
248.1
 
248.7
 
261.6
 
268.2
 
271.7
 
269.2
 
269.4
 
267.4
 
 
Total primary energy supply per capita
Toe per capita
8.00
 
7.93
 
8.26
 
8.38
 
8.41
 
8.25
 
8.17
 
8.07
 
 
TPES per unit of GDP at 2000 prices and PPPs
Toe per '000 USD
0.28
 
0.27
 
0.28
 
0.28
 
0.27
 
0.26
 
0.26
 
0.25
 
 
Renewables' contribution to total primary energy supply
%
16.0
 
16.9
 
15.7
 
15.6
 
16.1
 
15.8
 
16.2
 
16.5
 
 
Crude oil import prices
USD per barrel
24.87
 
24.97
 
29.53
 
38.13
 
52.37
 
64.33
 
70.04
 
101.41
 
 
Information and Communications Technology (ICT)
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
ICT investment in non-residential fixed capital formation
%
20.2
 
19.2
 
18.8
 
18.5
 
17.6
 
17.0
 
16.5
 
16.2
 
 
ICT related occupations: total employment
%
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
20.5
 
..
 
 
Households with access to the Internet
%
49.9
 
54.5
 
56.9
 
59.8
 
64.3
 
68.1
 
72.7
 
..
 
 
Environment
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Water abstractions
Mln m3
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
 
Fish landings in domestic and foreign ports
'000 tonnes
1 060
 
1 042
 
1 088
 
1 452
 
1 020
 
1 070
 
983
 
..
 
 
Aquaculture
'000 tonnes
153
 
177
 
157
 
145
 
145
 
171
 
0
 
..
 
 
Municipal waste total
'000 tonnes
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
12 980
 
..
 
 
Municipal waste per capita
Kg
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
400
 
..
 
 
CO2 emissions from fuel combustion
Mln tonnes
526
 
533
 
555
 
551
 
556
 
538
 
573
 
..
 
 
Education
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Tertiary attainment in population aged 25-64
%
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
48.3
 
..
 
 
Tertiary entry rates in peer age groups
%
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
 
Tertiary graduation rates in population at graduation age
%
26.9
 
27.4
 
28.2
 
29.2
 
34.7
 
30.6
 
..
 
..
 
 
Employment
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Employment rate in population aged 15-24
%
56.3
 
57.5
 
58.3
 
58.0
 
57.8
 
58.7
 
59.5
 
59.6
 
 
Employment rate in population aged 25-54
%
79.8
 
80.3
 
80.8
 
81.3
 
81.3
 
81.6
 
82.2
 
82.3
 
 
Employment rate in population aged 55-64
%
48.2
 
50.1
 
53.0
 
53.9
 
54.8
 
55.6
 
57.1
 
57.5
 
 
Incidence of part-time employment
%
18.1
 
18.8
 
18.9
 
18.5
 
18.3
 
18.1
 
18.2
 
18.4
 
 
Self-employment rate: total civilian employment
%
9.9
 
9.8
 
9.8
 
9.5
 
9.4
 
9.1
 
9.3
 
9.1
 
 
Self-employment rate, men: male civilian employment
%
11.2
 
10.8
 
11.0
 
10.8
 
10.5
 
10.2
 
10.5
 
10.2
 
 
Self-employment rate, women: female civilian employment
%
8.4
 
8.5
 
8.4
 
8.0
 
8.1
 
7.9
 
8.0
 
7.8
 
 
Unemployment
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Unemployment rate: total civilian labour force
%
7.2
 
7.7
 
7.6
 
7.2
 
6.8
 
6.3
 
6.0
 
6.1
 
 
Unemployment rate, men: male civilian labour force
%
7.5
 
8.1
 
7.9
 
7.5
 
7.0
 
6.5
 
6.4
 
6.6
 
 
Unemployment rate, women: female civilian labour force
%
6.9
 
7.1
 
7.2
 
6.9
 
6.5
 
6.1
 
5.6
 
5.7
 
 
Long-term unemployment: total unemployed
%
9.5
 
9.6
 
10.0
 
9.5
 
9.6
 
8.7
 
7.5
 
7.1
 
 
Labour compensation and hours worked
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Labour compensation per unit labour input, total economy
Annual growth %
3.1
 
2.2
 
3.1
 
2.7
 
4.7
 
4.8
 
..
 
..
 
 
Average time worked per person in employment
Hours per year
1 762
 
1 744
 
1 734
 
1 752
 
1 738
 
1 738
 
1 735
 
1 727
 
 
Research and Development (R&D)
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Gross domestic expenditure on R&D
% of GDP
2.09
 
2.04
 
2.04
 
2.07
 
2.05
 
1.97
 
1.90
 
1.84
 
 
Researchers: full-time equivalent
Per '000 employed
7.5
 
7.4
 
7.7
 
8.1
 
8.3
 
8.3
 
..
 
..
 
 
Population
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Total population
'000 persons
31 021
 
31 373
 
31 676
 
31 995
 
32 312
 
32 649
 
32 976
 
 |
33 095
 
 
Population growth rates
%
1.1
 
1.1
 
1.0
 
1.0
 
1.0
 
1.0
 
1.0
 
..
 
 
Total fertility rates
Children
1.5
 
1.5
 
1.5
 
1.5
 
1.5
 
1.6
 
1.7
 
..
 
 
Youth population aged less than 15
% of population
18.9
 
18.6
 
18.3
 
18.0
 
17.6
 
17.3
 
17.0
 
16.7
 
 
Elderly population aged 65 and over
% of population
12.6
 
12.7
 
12.8
 
13.0
 
13.1
 
13.2
 
13.4
 
13.6
 
 
International migration
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Net migration rate
Per '000 inhabitants
8.1
 
7.0
 
6.7
 
6.6
 
7.0
 
6.9
 
7.3
 
..
 
 
Foreign-born population
% of population
18.4
 
18.7
 
19.0
 
19.2
 
19.5
 
19.8
 
20.1
 
..
 
 
Foreign population
% of population
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
6.0
 
..
 
..
 
 
Unemployment rate of native-born men
% of labour force
..
 
..
 
6.5
 
 |
..
 
..
 
6.6
 
..
 
..
 
 
Unemployment rate of foreign-born men
% of labour force
..
 
..
 
7.8
 
 |
..
 
..
 
6.2
 
..
 
..
 
 
Unemployment rate of native-born women
% of labour force
..
 
..
 
5.9
 
 |
..
 
..
 
6.2
 
..
 
..
 
 
Unemployment rate of foreign-born women
% of labour force
..
 
..
 
9.9
 
 |
..
 
..
 
8.0
 
..
 
..
 
 
Health
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Life expectancy at birth
Years
79.6
 
79.7
 
79.9
 
80.2
 
80.4
 
80.7
 
..
 
..
 
 
Life expectancy at birth: men
Years
77.0
 
77.2
 
77.4
 
77.8
 
78.0
 
78.4
 
..
 
..
 
 
Life expectancy at birth: women
Years
82.1
 
82.1
 
82.4
 
82.6
 
82.7
 
83.0
 
..
 
..
 
 
Infant mortality
Per '000
5.2
 
5.4
 
5.3
 
5.3
 
5.4
 
5.0
 
..
 
..
 
 
Society
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Suicide rates
Per 100 000 persons
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
10.2
 
..
 
..
 
 
Youths 20-24 not in education nor employment
%
15.7
 
15.3
 
14.3
 
14.2
 
14.4
 
13.0
 
13.7
 
..
 
 
Youths 15-19 not in education nor employment
%
7.3
 
8.0
 
8.1
 
8.8
 
7.0
 
7.3
 
6.4
 
..
 
 
Number of tourists
'000
19 679
 
20 057
 
17 534
 
19 145
 
18 770
 
18 265
 
17 931
 
..
 
 
Road fatalities
Per mln inhabitants
90
 
93
 
87
 
85
 
91
 
89
 
83
 
82
 
Note:  e: Estimated value, |: Break Last updated 27 May 2010
Estimated value
Source: For explanatory notes, see OECD Factbook 2010 (DOI: 10.1787/factbook-2010-en)
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