We are the central statistical agency for the Government of Newfoundland & Labrador.

Our responsibilities include:
  • Collection and dissemination of economic, social, and demographic statistics
  • Statistical analysis and data development
  • Statistics Canada liaison
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Quick Facts


Population - January 1, 2017 529,696
Gross Domestic Product (GDP) (millions $, 2015) 30,100
Consumer Price Index (CPI) (% change since March 2016) 3.8
Persons, Employed (unadjusted, March 2017) 214,300
Unemployment Rate (unadjusted, March 2017) 17.5%

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What's New


 Average Weekly Earnings (February 2017) (April 27, 2017)
 Job Vacancies (Three-Month Average Ending January 2017) (April 27, 2017)
 Retail Sales (February 2017) (April 26, 2017)
 CPI Flashsheet (April 21, 2017)
 Employment Insurance Beneficiaries (February 2017) (April 20, 2017)
 Employment Insurance Benefit Payments (February 2017) (April 20, 2017)
 New Motor Vehicle Sales (February 2017) (April 19, 2017)
 Housing Starts (First Quarter 2017) (April 13, 2017)
 Crude Oil Prices (March 2017) (April 13, 2017)
 Manufacturing Shipments (February 2017) (April 13, 2017)
 March Labour Force Flashsheet (April 7, 2017)
 Minimum Wage Profile 2016 (April 6, 2017)
 Oil Production (February 2017) (April 4, 2017)
 Bankruptcy Statistics (January 2017) (April 4, 2017)
 Interest Rates (April 3, 2017)
 Population Estimates – January 1, 2017 (March 23, 2017)
 Income Support Assistance (January 2017) (March 15, 2017)
 2016 Population - Census Divisions and CMA (March 9, 2017)
 Labour Income 2016 (March 8, 2017)
 Number of Businesses 2016 (February 27, 2017)
 Charitable Donors, 2015 (February 22, 2017)
 2016 Census, Population and Dwelling Counts (February 8, 2017)
 Labour Force Estimates - Monthly Seasonally Adjusted Data Revisions (February 3, 2017)
 EI Flashsheets, October - December 2016 (January 27, 2017)
 SHS Average Household Expenditure 2015 (January 27, 2017)
 Newsprint Shipments (Fourth Quarter, 2016) (January 23, 2017)
 CPI Annual Averages 2016 (January 20, 2017)

Upcoming Releases [PDF]