Edition: April 14, 2014: Issue 15
Issue 14-15: Highlights
The Economy - Housing starts in British Columbia’s urban centres jumped 20.2% (seasonally adjusted) in March, rebounding from a sharp contraction (−13.5%) in starts recorded in February.
Alcoholic Beverages - On a per capita basis, British Columbians purchased $801.50 worth of beer, wine, and spirits from liquor stores during the fiscal year ending March 31, 2013, up 3.1% from the previous period.
- Apprenticeship Student Outcomes (APPSO) Survey
- Baccalaureate Graduate Survey
- BC Hydro Workforce Profile Survey
- BC Labour Market Agreement Outcomes Survey
- BC Public Service Exit Survey
- BC Skills Connect for Immigrants Program (SCI) Evaluation Survey
- Developmental Student Outcomes (DEVSO) Survey
- Diploma, Associate Degree, and Certificate Student Outcomes (DACSO) Survey
- FrontCounter BC Customer Satisfaction Survey
- Harvest Questionnaire
- Legal Services Society of BC Work Environment Survey 2014
- Long Term Disability (LTD) Application Process Survey
You can read more about any of these by visiting our Current and Recent Surveys page.
- Housing starts in B.C. rose 20.2% in March
- Value of building permits falls 15.5% in February
- British Columbians spent an average of $801.50 on alcohol in 2012/2013
Did You Know
On April 9-12, 1917 Canadian (and British) forces fought and captured Vimy Ridge. The battle came at the cost of 3,598 dead and 7,004 wounded. Data Source: "The Canadian Army Medical Corps at Vimy Ridge" by Heather Moran