Government of Nova Scotia, Canada
Daily Stats
For additional information relating to Daily Stats or any of our products, please contact:

Thomas StorringDirector, Economics and Statistics
Tel: 902-424-2410Email: Thomas.Storring@novascotia.ca

View the Archive..
July 06, 2022
EU AND EURO AREA RETAIL TRADE, MAY 2022

 

Month-over-month (May 2022 vs April 2022,seasonally adjusted turnover value)

In the European Union, retail sales were up 1.1%.  In the Euro Area, retail sales were up 1.3%.

Year-to-date (Jan-May-2022 vs Jan-May 2021,seasonally adjusted turnover value)

In the European Union, retail sales were ...

View complete article..


July 05, 2022
BUILDING PERMITS, MAY 2022

Month over month (seasonally adjusted, May 2022 vs. Apr 2022)

Changes in monthly building permit values are typically very volatile, with large swings from one month to the next. Nova Scotia's total building permits (residential and non-residential) decreased 7.2% to ...

View complete article..


July 05, 2022
TOURISM ACTIVITY TRACKER, APRIL 2022

In April 2022, Nova Scotia's tourism activity was 30.4% below April 2019 levels. Domestic tourism activity was 17.4% below April 2019 levels. International inbound tourism activity in Nova Scotia was 67.0% below April 2019 levels. Nova Scotia reported the largest declines among provinces in international tourism activity as well as the second largest decline in domestic tourism activity.  

Overall tourism activity in Canada was down 24.3% compared to April 20 ...

View complete article..


July 04, 2022
BUSINESS OPENING AND CLOSING, MARCH 2022

Statistics Canada released updated data on monthly business openings and closures for March 2022. The data was not adjusted for seasonal patterns.

A business will be classified as 'opening' if it had no employment in the previous month and then has employment in the next month. A business is 'closing' if it had employment in the previous month and no employment in the current month. For opening and closing, the reason could be a permanent change (i.e. business exit) or t ...

View complete article..


July 04, 2022
REAL TIME LOCAL BUSINESS CONDITIONS: JUNE 20 - JUNE 26, 2022

Statistics Canada has recently added Halifax to its experimental data on real-time local business conditions. 

The latest release provides real-time local business conditions from June 20 to June 26, 2022. Throughout this article, reference dates mean the start of the week.  

From August 10 of 2020 to the week starting June 20 of 2022, the local business conditions index for Halifax has increased by 136.4%. Hamilton and Vancouve...

View complete article..


Top