Issue 14-05: Highlights
The Economy - Households in British Columbia spent an average of $58,808 on goods and service in 2012, up 2.6% from the previous year.
The Nation - Canada’s real gross domestic product (GDP) expanded 0.2% (seasonally adjusted) in November, marking a fifth straight monthly increase.
- 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
- Long Term Disability (LTD) Application Process Survey
- OAG Work Environment Survey
- 360° Tool
You can read more about any of these by visiting our Current and Recent Surveys page.
- Households in B.C. spent 2.6% more on goods and services in 2012
- Revenues at food services and drinking places rise 0.6% in November
- Canada’s underground economy accounts for an estimated 2.3% of total activity
Did You Know
In 2012, 84% of households in B.C. had cellular phones. Nearly one fifth (19%) of households had three or more cellular phones. Data Source: Statistics Canada