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Economic Indicators

Demographics - Population

  • Winnipeg
    753,700
    +1.6%
  • Winnipeg CMA
    832,186
    +0.8
  • Canada
    37,058,856
    +1.0%

Source: Statistics Canada

Demographics - Median Age

  • Winnipeg CMA
    38.0
    -0.3
  • Canada
    40.8
    +0.5

Source: Statistics Canada

Demographics - Total Net Migration

  • Winnipeg CMA
    10,902
    -6.7%
  • Canada
    412,747
    +24.3%

Source: Statistics Canada 

Demographics - Household Income Per Capita

  • Winnipeg CMA
    $46,384
    +2.4%
  • Canada
    $48,161
    +2.4%

Source: Conference Board of Canada

Economy - Real GDP at Basic Prices

  • Winnipeg CMA
    $43.3B
    +3.1%
  • Canada
    $2.0T
    +1.8%

Source: Conference Board of Canada

Economy - Retail Sales

  • Winnipeg CMA
    $12.6B
    +2.1%
  • Canada
    $604.7B
    +2.7%

Source: Conference Board of Canada

Economy - Consumer Bankruptcies

  • Winnipeg CMA
    908
    +3.3%
  • Canada
    55,091
    -5.0%

Source: Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada

Economy - Business Bankruptcies

  • Winnipeg CMA
    17
    +13.3%
  • Canada
    2,677
    -0.9%

Source: Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada

Economy - Consumer Price Index (All Items)

  • Winnipeg CMA
    133.3
    +2.4%
  • Canada
    133.4
    +2.3%

Source: Statistics Canada

Economy - Manufacturing Shipments

  • Manitoba
    $19.8B
    +5.1%
  • Canada
    $686.4B
    +5.4%

Source: Statistics Canada

Economy - Merchandise Exports

  • Manitoba
    $14.0B
    +2.9%
  • Canada
    $546.7B
    +5.7%

Source: Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada 

Economy - Average Weekly Earnings (Industrial Aggregate)

  • Manitoba
    $890.03
    +1.3%
  • Canada
    $984.13
    +2.9%

Source: Statistics Canada

Real Estate - MLS Average Residential Price

Winnipeg remains one of the MOST AFFORDABLE major cities in Canada to buy a home.

  • Winnipeg
    $295,885
    +3.9%
  • Canada
    $509,827
    +3.9%

Source: CMHR Housing Market Outlook, Fall 2018

Real Estate - Total Building Permit Values

  • Winnipeg CMA
    $2,051M
    -0.1%
  • Canada
    $99,773M
    +4.7%

Source: Statistics Canada

Real Estate - Total Housing Starts

  • Winnipeg CMA
    5,384
    -4.2%
  • Canada
    196,653
    -2.8%

Source: Statistics Canada

Real Estate - Commercial Office Space (Average Asking Net Rate per square foot)

  • Winnipeg Q1
    $17.03
    +0.4%

Source: Colliers International

Real Estate - Commercial Office Space (Vacancy Rate)

  • Winnipeg Q1
    11.2%
    +6.4 % Point Change

Source: Colliers International

Tourism - Total Person Visits

  • Winnipeg CMA
    3.8M
    +4.6%
  • Canada
    347.5M
    +0.4%

Source: Statistics Canada, Research Resolutions & Consulting Ltd. (Cities 2014)

Tourism - Total Expenditures

  • Winnipeg CMA
    $673M
    +8.4%
  • Canada
    $58,045M
    +3.6%

Source: Statistics Canada, Research Resolutions & Consulting Ltd. (Cities 2014)

Tourism - Hotel Occupancy

  • Winnipeg
    70.2%
    -0.6 % Point Change
  • Canada
    66.2%
    +0.9 % Point Change

Source: CBRE Hotels

Tourism - Hotel Average Daily Rate

  • Winnipeg
    $128.53
    +1.9%
  • Canada
    $162.15
    +4.6%

Source: CBRE Hotels

Tourism - Hotel RevPar

  • Winnipeg
    $90.18
    +0.9%
  • Canada
    $107.37
    +5.6%

Source: CBRE Hotels

Labour Force (x1,000)

  • Winnipeg CMA December
    467.6
    +1.9%
  • Canada December
    19,812.3
    +0.8%

Source: Statistics Canada

Labour Force - Employment (x1,000)

  • Winnipeg CMA December
    438.2
    +1.4%
  • Canada December
    18,657.5
    +1.3%

Source: Statistics Canada

Labour Force - Unemployment Rate

  • Winnipeg CMA December
    6.3%
    +0.5 % Point Change
  • Canada December
    5.8%
    -0.5 % Point Change

Source: Statistics Canada

Labour Force - Participation Rate

  • Winnipeg CMA December
    68.2%
    +0.2 % Point Change
  • Canada December
    65.4%
    -0.4 % Point Change

Source: Statistics Canada

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