The Daily Monday, March 8, 2021
Investment in building construction, January 2021
Total investment in building construction reached $16.0 billion for the first time on record, up 2.8% from the previous month, based on continued strength in the residential sector, while non-residential construction remained flat for the fourth consecutive month.
Study: Who are the Men and Women Entering Business Ownership in Canada?
Prior to the COVID-19 pandemic, although women were about half as likely as men to become owners of a private incorporated business, women and men were influenced by similar factors with regard to entry into private incorporated business ownership. However, statistically significant sex differences existed in the impact of these factors on the probability of entry.
Charitable donors, 2019
While fewer Canadians reported making charitable donations, according to their 2019 personal tax return, a small group of donors are responsible for increasing the overall amount of donations.
Waste Management Industry Survey: Business and government sectors, 2018
Canadian households and businesses diverted almost 10 million tonnes of waste from landfills in 2018, up 5.8% from 2016.
Farm product prices, January 2021
Prices received by farmers in January for grains, oilseeds, specialty crops, cattle, hogs, poultry, eggs and dairy products are now available at the provincial level.
Gender Results Framework: Data table on gender representation in federal leadership roles
Statistics Canada’s Centre for Gender, Diversity and Inclusion Statistics has released a new data table on gender representation in federal government leadership roles. This information will be used by the Gender Results Framework, a whole-of-government tool designed to track gender equality in Canada.