The Daily Thursday, July 22, 2021
Employment Insurance, May 2021
Approximately 1.7 million Canadians received regular EI benefits in May, up 83,000 (+5.2%) from a month earlier.
Study: Parents’ use of child care services and differences in use by mothers’ employment status
This study uses data from the 2017 General Social Survey on Families to examine child care use by Canadian parents, types of child care arrangements, and cost, along with the connection between mothers’ employment characteristics and use of child care.
Monthly Survey of Manufacturing: Flash estimate, June 2021
Given the rapidly evolving economic situation, Statistics Canada is providing an advance estimate of sales in the manufacturing sector for June. Advance results indicate that manufacturing sales rose 1.9% in June. The increase mostly reflects higher sales in the transportation equipment industry.
Consulting Services Price Index, first quarter 2021
The Consulting Services Price Index (2018=100) is now available for the first quarter.
Refined petroleum products, June 2021
Data for June on the production and inventories of refined petroleum products for Canada are now available upon request.