Metropolitan Outlook 1: Economic Insights into 13 Canadian Metropolitan Economies—Spring 2017
This publication forecasts economic growth for the metropolitan economies of Halifax, Québec City, Montréal, Ottawa–Gatineau, Toronto, Hamilton, Winnipeg, Regina, Saskatoon, Calgary, Edmonton, Vancouver, and Victoria.
- Toronto will post the strongest GDP growth in 2017 among the major metropolitan areas covered in this report, at 2.6 per cent.
- Vancouver will come in second place, as a cooling housing market limits its GDP growth to a still strong 2.4 per cent.
- Edmonton, Calgary, Saskatoon, and Regina will all enjoy renewed economic growth this year, after suffering economic contractions last year.
Table of Contents
- Ville de Québec (français)
- Montréal (français)
Appendix A—Cross-City Comparison
Appendix B—User’s Guide
Appendix C—Glossary of Economic Terms
Appendix D—Canadian Census Metropolitan Areas