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Thomas StorringDirector, Economics and Statistics
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June 30, 2015
GDP BY INDUSTRY APRIL 2015

Canada's real GDP was down 0.1 per cent in April, the fourth consecutive monthly decline. Goods production fell the fourth month in a row with a decline of 0.8 per cent while service-producing industries were up 0.3 per cent. Compared to April 2014, real GDP was up 1.2 per cent.


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June 30, 2015
US S&P/CASE-SHILLER HOME PRICE INDICES, APRIL 2015

Data through April 2015, released by the S&P Dow Jones Indices for its S&P/Case-Shiller Home Price Indices, the leading measure of U.S. home prices, showed that the Composite 10-City and Composite 20-City indicators increased by 0.4 per cent and 0.3 per cent (respectively) on a month to month comparison (seasonally adjusted). Increases in US home prices slowed through the middle of 2014 but have been rising since last September. 

Economic Insights series presents an overview of interprovincial paid employment over the 2002-to-2011 period. Interprovincial workers are individuals who maintain a permanent residence in a given province or territory but work in another. The results are based on Statistics Canada’s Canadian Employer-Employee Dynamics Database and pertain to employees aged 18 or older who earned at leas...

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June 26, 2015
PRINCE EDWARD ISLAND BUDGET 2015-16

On June 19, Prince Edward Island tabled its Budget for the 2015-16 fiscal year.  In the latest forecast for 2014-15, PEI anticipates a deficit of $34.7 million, an improvement of $5 million based on higher federal source revenues, stronger Crown Corporations' surplus and lower amortization of capital expenses.  

For 2015-16, PEI expects a deficit of just under $20 million or 0.3 per cent of GDP.  This is expected to improve with surpluses in the two following year ...

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June 25, 2015
EMPLOYMENT, EARNINGS AND HOURS, APRIL 2015

Nova Scotians' average weekly earnings (including overtime, seasonally adjusted) increased $10.43 per week (1.3%) from March to $837.95 in April 2015.  This is 2.1 per cent above the level in April of last year. Canadians' average weekly wages increased 0.2 per cent from March to $955.37 in April 2015, a 2.5 percent increase over April 2014.
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