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26 results found for: economic development and trade

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October 19, 2015

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Construction of housing units in urban centres with a population of 10,000 and over. A housing unit is considered "started" when basement foundation construction begins.


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October 21, 2015

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Exports of goods to international destinations from a particular province or Canada. It does not include re-exports, i.e. goods that are being shipped out of the country after they have been imported.


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October 19, 2015

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Gross Domestic Product (GDP) is a measure of the economic production which takes place within the geographical boundaries of a province or country. It can be measured at basic prices (by industry) or at market prices.


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November 13, 2015

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The number of people who worked for pay or profit, performed unpaid domestic work, or had a job but were not able to work due to legitimate absence


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October 19, 2015

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A position is considered "vacant" if it meets all three of the following conditions: a specific position exists; work could start within 30 days; and the employer is actively seeking employees from outside the organization to fill the position. Data is based on a three month moving average.


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October 23, 2015

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The number of people who are unemployed as a percentage of the active labour force (i.e. employed and unemployed).


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October 14, 2015

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The number of businesses that are incorporated in Alberta under the Business Corporations Act. Non-Alberta incorporations constitute businesses that are registered in Alberta but may have their headquarters outside Alberta.


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October 21, 2015

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Measures the growth in labour productivity as measured by the ratio of output (GDP) to the number of hours worked.


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October 22, 2015

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The value of construction intentions for buildings in the non-residential and residential sectors. The data are obtained from a monthly survey of Canadian municipalities. For this indicator seasonally adjusted estimates are shown.


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October 14, 2015

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Prices in US dollars per barrel of WCS oil and in Canadian dollars per gigajoule of natural gas.