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Thomas StorringDirector, Economics and Statistics
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May 29, 2017
JAPAN CPI INFLATION, APRIL 2017

Inflation in Japan edged up again to 0.4 per cent between April 2016 and April 2017.  All items CPI inflation had been 0.2 per cent in February and March.  Excluding food and energy, Japanese prices are declining, with the underlying index down 0.3 per cent on a year-over-year basis in April, the same as was reported for March.  

As oil prices have reco...

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May 26, 2017
CANADIAN INCOME SURVEY, 2015

Statistics Canada has released further indicators of income for 2015 for Nova Scotia. 

INDIVIDUAL INCOME

Individual income statistics below are for the population 16 years of age and older and exclude persons with zero income.  Dollar estimates are expressed in 2015 constant dollars to factor in inflation and enable comparisons across time in real terms.

In 2015, the average income of Nova Scotians age 16 years and over (exclud...

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May 26, 2017
US GDP 2017 Q1 (SECOND ESTIMATE)

In the first quarter of 2017, the US economy grew at an annualized rate of 1.2 per cent, according to the advance estimate from the Bureau of Economic Analysis (revised upward from the preliminary estimate of 0.7 per cent). Growth was slower than the previous quarter, when real GDP expanded 2.1 per cent. Real expenditure grew for nonresidential fixed investment, exports, resid...

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May 25, 2017
EMPLOYMENT, EARNINGS AND HOURS, MARCH 2017

Nova Scotians' average weekly earnings (including overtime, seasonally adjusted) increased $16.13 per week (1.9 per cent) from February 2017 to $862.04 in March 2017. The current level is down 0.8 per cent from its level in March of last year. Canadians' average weekly wages rose 0.2 per cent from February to $966.06 in March 2017, up 0.9 per cent from March ...

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May 25, 2017
JOB VACANCIES, FEBRUARY 2017

In the 3 months ending in February 2017, there were an average of 3,600 job vacancies in Nova Scotia (unadjusted for seasonality). 

Nova Scotia's job vacancy rate, the share of labour demand that is unfilled, was 1.0 per cent in Febr ...

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