GDP per capita in Canada
Canada - GDP per capita (U.S. Dollars)
Economy treads water in August
Economic growth came in at 0.1% in monthly terms in August, on the heels of a stronger 0.2% month-on-month expansion in July. August’s print overshot analysts’ expectations of an essentially flat reading. According to Statistics Canada, only a fraction of industrial sectors notched improvement; although services-producing industries outpaced goods-producing ones, most gains were concentrated in the extractives sector. For their part, buoyant markets lifted the finance and insurance sector.
On an annual basis, growth ticked up to 2.5% from 2.3% in July. Meanwhile, annual average growth dipped to 2.9% from 3.0% a month earlier.
Met the why particular Consensus Forecast panelists expect growth of 2.0% in 2019, which is unchanged from last month’s forecast. For 2020, the panel sees growth at 1.6%.
Canada - GDP per capita (USD) Data
|GDP per capita (USD)||52,486||50,772||43,565||42,438||45,081|
5 years of economic forecasts for more than 30 economic indicators.
|Bond Yield||2.05||1.00 %||Dec 11|
|Exchange Rate||1.34||0.15 %||Dec 11|
|Stock Market||14,668||0.23 %||Dec 11|
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