Metropolitan Outlook 2: Saguenay—Winter 2017

The Conference Board of Canada, 59 pages, March 7, 2017
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This publication focuses on the Saguenay metropolitan economy.

This document contains both the French and the English versions of the articles.

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Document Highlights

  • Saguenay’s real GDP is forecast to expand by 1.3 per cent in 2017, up from a meagre 0.4 per cent increase last year.
  • We expect employment to grow this year finally, following four consecutive years of losses.
  • Similarly, housing starts will edge up in 2017 after four straight double-digit declines.

Faits saillants

  • Le PIB réel de Saguenay devrait augmenter de 1,3 % en 2017, comparativement à une mince avancée de 0,4 % l’an dernier.
  • Nous prévoyons que l’emploi progressera cette année, après quatre années consécutives de pertes.
  • De même, les mises en chantier de logements s’accéléreront quelque peu en 2017, après quatre reculs annuels d’affilée.

Table of Contents

CANADA

CANADA (français)

Quebec

  • Saguenay

Québec (français)

  • Saguenay (français)

Appendix A—Cross-City Comparison

Appendix B—User’s Guide

Appendix C—Glossary of Economic Terms

Appendix D—Canadian Census Metropolitan Areas

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