The Daily Tuesday, February 25, 2020
Quarterly financial statistics for enterprises, fourth quarter 2019
Canadian corporate operating profits grew $3.9 billion (+3.6%) to $112.3 billion in the fourth quarter, marking the third consecutive quarterly increase in operating profit. Compared with the fourth quarter of 2018, operating profit increased 4.8%.
A socioeconomic portrait of Canada’s Black population
Today, Statistics Canada is releasing two studies that examine the socioeconomic outcomes of the Black population in Canada. Results show that, overall, the Black population in Canada has lower labour market outcomes, but has higher educational aspirations and reports higher levels of resilience than the rest of the Canadian population.
Livestock estimates, January 1, 2020
Canadian cattle, hog and sheep inventories were all down on January 1, 2020, compared with January 1, 2019.
Annual Mineral Production Survey, 2018 and 2019 (preliminary)
The 2018 Canada’s annual mineral production estimates are now available on the Annual Statistics of Mineral Production page of the Natural Resources Canada website. These data are published together with the 2019 preliminary estimates of mineral production in Canada.
Monthly Passenger Bus and Urban Transit, December 2019
Total operating revenues (excluding subsidies) for urban transit companies were $338.8 million in December, up 5.2% from December 2018.