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Quarterly Economic Highlights

Winnipeg’s Quarterly Economic Highlights provide statistical information, concise analysis on a number of economic indicators, trends, comparative city data, labour, real estate and construction numbers, as well as a key sector spotlight in every issue.

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Quarterly Economic Highlights

2013 Winnipeg Quarterly Economic Highlights 3rd Quarter

Winnipeg continued to experience steady economic growth in the third quarter of 2013. The Conference Board of Canada’s latest economic forecast for Winnipeg projects real GDP growth of 1.4% in 2013. About one-half of Canada’s metropolitan areas should experience real GDP growth in the range of 1% in 2013; the national average is forecasted at 1.7%. With momentum building in the local manufacturing sector, coupled with the expected growth in the services sector next year, Winnipeg is forecasted to achieve stronger GDP growth of about 2% in 2014.

2013 Winnipeg Quarterly Economic Highlights 2nd Quarter

In their Autumn 2013 Metropolitan Outlook, the Conference Board of Canada adjusted their previous forecast of real GDP growth in Winnipeg in 2013 to 1.4%—down from 2.3%, as noted in Economic Development Winnipeg’s Q1 2013 Quarterly Economic Highlights. Despite this downgrade, Winnipeg continues to perform relatively well compared to the national average.

2013 Winnipeg Quarterly Economic Highlights, 1st Quarter

In their Spring 2013 Metropolitan Outlook, the Conference Board of Canada forecasts real GDP growth for Winnipeg to be 2.3% in 2013. This follows two years of moderate growth in 2012 (1.6%) and 2011 (1.7%). The Conference Board projects similar real GDP growth of 2.4% in 2014.

2012 Winnipeg Quarterly Economic Highlights, 4th Quarter

Growth in Winnipeg’s economy has been attributed to a healthy goods sector, which expanded 3.7%, as well to the service sector, which grew 1.2%. In 2013, the Conference Board forecasts the city’s economic growth to be more widespread; however, it is expected to remain modest at about 2%, which is close to the national average.

2012 Winnipeg Quarterly Economic Highlights, 3rd Quarter

The Conference Board of Canada forecasts real GDP growth for Winnipeg to be 1.7% in 2012, an improvement over the 1.2% growth posted in 2011.

2012 Winnipeg Quarterly Economic Highlights, 2nd Quarter

Winnipeg’s economy continued to post modest growth in the second quarter at a pace similar to the first quarter.

2012 Winnipeg Quarterly Economic Highlights, 1st Quarter

Winnipeg’s overall economic performance during the first quarter can be characterized as stable with moderate
growth.

2011 Winnipeg Quarterly Economic Highlights, 4th Quarter

2011 Winnipeg Quarterly Economic Highlights, 3rd Quarter

2011 Winnipeg Quarterly Economic Highlights, 2nd Quarter

2011 Winnipeg Quarterly Economic Highlights, 1st Quarter

2010 Winnipeg Quarterly Economic Highlights, 4th Quarter - Released April 2011


2010 Winnipeg Quarterly Economic Highlights, 3rd Quarter - Released January 2011


2010 Winnipeg Quarterly Economic Highlights, 2nd Quarter -- Released October 2010


2010 Winnipeg Quarterly Economic Highlights, 1st Quarter -- Released July 2010


2009 Winnipeg Quarterly Economic Highlights, 4th Quarter -- Released April 2010


2009 Winnipeg Quarterly Economic Highlights, 3rd Quarter -- Released January 2010


2009 Winnipeg Quarterly Economic Highlights 2nd Quarter - Released September 2009


2009 Winnipeg Quarterly Economic Highlights 1st Quarter - Released June 2009


2008 Winnipeg Quarterly Economic Highlights 4th Quarter - Released March 2009


2008 Winnipeg Quarterly Economic Highlights 3rd Quarter - Released Dec. 2008


2008 Winnipeg Quarterly Economic Highlights 2nd Quarter - Released Sept. 2008


2008 Winnipeg Quarterly Economic Highlights 1st Quarter - Released June 2008


2007 Winnipeg Quarterly Economic Highlights 4th Quarter - Released March 2008


2007 Winnipeg Quarterly Economic Highlights 3rd Quarter - Released Dec. 2007


2007 Winnipeg Quarterly Economic Highlights 2nd Quarter - Released Sept. 2007


2007 Winnipeg Quarterly Economic Highlights 1st Quarter - Released June 2007


2006 Winnipeg Quarterly Economic Highlights 4th Quarter - Released March 2007


2006 Winnipeg Quarterly Economic Highlights 3rd Quarter - Released Dec. 2006


2006 Winnipeg Quarterly Economic Highlights 2nd Quarter - Released Sept. 2006


2006 Winnipeg Quarterly Economic Highlights 1st Quarter - Released June 2006


2005 Winnipeg Quarterly Economic Highlights 4th Quarter - Released Dec. 2006


2005 Winnipeg Quarterly Economic Highlights 3rd Quarter - Released Dec. 2005


2005 Winnipeg Quarterly Economic Highlights 2nd Quarter - Released Sept. 2005


2005 Winnipeg Quarterly Economic Highlights 1st Quarter - Released June 2005


2004 Winnipeg Quarterly Economic Highlights 4th Quarter - Released March 2005


2004 Winnipeg Quarterly Economic Highlights 3rd Quarter - Released Dec. 2004


2004 Winnipeg Quarterly Economic Highlights 2nd Quarter - Released Sept. 2004


2004 Winnipeg Quarterly Economic Highlights 1st Quarter - Released June 2004


2003 Winnipeg Quarterly Economic Highlights 4th Quarter - Released March 2004


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    Edward Suzuki,
    Senior Manager, Strategic Research

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