We are the central statistical agency for the Government of Newfoundland & Labrador.

Our responsibilities include:
      Collection and dissemination of economic, social, and demographic statistics
      Statistical analysis and data development
      Statistics Canada liaison

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Quick Facts


Population - October 1, 2016 530,376
Gross Domestic Product (GDP) (millions $, 2015) 30,100
Consumer Price Index (CPI) (% change since December 2015) 4.1
Persons, Employed (unadjusted, January 2017) 215,000
Unemployment Rate (unadjusted, January 2017) 16.8%

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What's New


 Employment Insurance Beneficiaries (December 2016) (February 16, 2017)
 Employment Insurance Benefit Payments (December 2016) (February 16, 2017)
 New Motor Vehicle Sales (December 2016) (February 16, 2017)
 Manufacturing Shipments (December 2016) (February 16, 2017)
 Bankruptcy Statistics (November 2016) (February 13, 2017)
 January Labour Force Flashsheet (February 10, 2017)
 2016 Census, Population and Dwelling Counts (February 8, 2017)
 Income Support Assistance (December 2016) (February 6, 2017)
 Interest Rates (February 6, 2017)
 Oil Production (December 2016) (February 6, 2017)
 Labour Force Estimates - Monthly Seasonally Adjusted Data Revisions (February 3, 2017)
 EI Flashsheets, October - December 2016 (January 27, 2017)
 SHS Average Household Expenditure 2015 (January 27, 2017)
 Average Weekly Earnings (November 2016) (January 26, 2017)
 Job Vacancies (Three-Month Average Ending October 2016) (January 26, 2017)
 Newsprint Shipments (Fourth Quarter, 2016) (January 23, 2017)
 CPI Annual Averages 2016 (January 20, 2017)
 CPI Flashsheet (January 20, 2017)
 Retail Sales (November 2016) (January 20, 2017)
 Crude Oil Prices (December 2016) (January 13, 2017)
 Housing Starts (Fourth Quarter 2016) (January 13, 2017)
 Population Estimates – October 1, 2016 (December 15, 2016)
 Interprovincial Migration Estimates - Third Quarter 2016 (December 15, 2016)
 Imports - Exports, 2015 (November 17, 2016)
 2015 GDP: Current, Chained Dollars (November 9, 2016)
 2015 GDP by Industry (2007 Chained Dollars) (November 9, 2016)

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