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Canada at a Glance
Government website providing key indicators of Canada's population and economy to facilitate market research for business development.
Canadian Business Network
A single point of access for federal, provincial/territorial governmental services for business. Various guides on starting and maintaining a business.
CIA – World FactBook
Statistical information on geography, economies, population and other characteristics from countries around the world.
Community Data Program
A national organization that provides access to data from Statistics Canada and other sources on population characteristics such as age, gender, income, labour, etc. to facilitate analysis at the smallest geographies possible. (Formerly known as the Community Data Consortium.)
Department of Finance Canada - Update of Economic and Fiscal Projections
An overview of the current economic and fiscal projections and the Government’s approach to building a stronger economy and promoting opportunities for Canadians.
EI Economic Region of Toronto – HRSDC
Ability to view for Toronto region by date range the unemployment rate, number of insured hours required to qualify for regular benefits, minimum number of weeks payable for regular benefits, and maximum number of weeks payable for regular benefits.
Employment Insurance – Statistics Canada
Access the most recent monthly Canadian Employment Insurance statistics.
Indicators of Well-Being in Canada
Measures and report on various aspects of well-being that are important to Canadians.
Inside the labour market downturn
This article from Statistics Canada examines recent changes within the employed, unemployed, and not-in-the-labour-force populations, and investigates whether some subcategories contributed more to the changes within each group.
Institut de la statistique du Quebec - Interprovincial Comparisons
Provide statistics on the provinces, the territories, and Canada on topics like population, immigration, Canadian francophonie, the economy and legislatures.
Key Indicators of the Labour Market (KILM)
A multi-functional research tool of the ILO that provides a comprehensive database of country-level data on 20 key indicators of the labour market.
Labour Force Data (Central Canada) - Statistics Canada
Labour force, employed and unemployed, numbers and rates for Quebec, Ontario and Manitoba.
Labour force overview – City of Toronto
An overview and comparison of Statistics Canada Labour Force Survey data for the city of Toronto, Toronto Census Metropolitan Area (CMA), Ontario, and Canada.
Labour Force Survey – Statistics Canada
Tables and news releases on current social and economic conditions and announces new products, including employment/unemployment rates.
Manpower Employment Outlook Survey
Employment and industry outlooks for various countries.
Statistics Canada – The Daily
Tables and news releases on current social and economic conditions and a comprehensive one-stop overview of new information available from Statistics Canada.