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GDP (PPP in US$)       

Backgroun made of canadian money
Canada Currency (dollars)

$1.628 trillion (2015 est.)

GDP – per capita (PPP):

$45,900 (2015 est.)

Gross national saving:

21% of GDP (2015 est.)

GDP sources: 

Services: 70.5% (2015 est.)

Industry: 28.9% (2015 est.)

Agriculture: 1.6% (2015 est.)

 

Industries:

Transportation equipment, aircraft manufacturing, auto parts and automobile assembly, train manufacturing, chemicals, processed and unprocessed minerals, food products, wood and paper products, fish products, petroleum, natural gas, wine, shipping, haulage.

Freight train in Canadian rockies.

 

 

 

 

 

Petroleum Processing Plant, Sarnia, Ontario

 

Gas distribution pipeline
Gas pipeline
Canada Pharmaceuticals

 

 

Agriculture:

Wheat, barley, fruits, vegetables, corn, potatoes, oilseed, tobacco, beef and dairy products, fish, forest products

Okanagan Valley Vineyard Scenic, British Columbia
Vineyard, Okanagan, British Columbia

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Fish Market at Steveston Village
Fresh fish market

Industrial growth rate:  2.5% (2015 est.)

Labour force: 19.3 million (2015 est.)

  • Agriculture: 2%
  • Manufacturing: 13%
  • Construction: 6%
  • Services: 76%
  • Other: 3%

Unemployment rate: 6.9%

  • National budget:
    • Revenues: $585 billion
    • Expenditure: $614.1

Inflation rate (consumer prices):2% (2015 est.)

Commercial bank prime lending rate: 2.7% (December 31, 2015 est.)

  • Exports (76.8% to the USA):
    • Oil, natural gas, electricity, Industrial machinery, motor vehicles, auto parts, aircraft, timber, telecommunications equipment, plastics, chemicals, fertilizers, timber, wood pulp, timber, aluminum.
Cargo vessel heading to Vancouver harbour
Cargo vessel off Vancouver, British Columbia
  • Imports:
    • Motor vehicles, auto parts, machinery and equipment, crude oil, chemicals, electricity, durable consumer goods
    • Imports from: USA (55%), China (12%), Mexico (6%), Others (27%)
  • External debt: $1.491 trillion.
  • Exchange rate: Canadian dollars (CAD) per US dollar -
1.28 (2015 est.)

 

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