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 February 2016) 4.2
Persons, Employed (unadjusted, February 2017) 213,700
Unemployment Rate (unadjusted, February 2017) 16.7%

Additional Indicators [PDF]

What's New


 CPI Flashsheet (March 24, 2017)
 Population Estimates – January 1, 2017 (March 23, 2017)
 Employment Insurance Beneficiaries (January 2017) (March 23, 2017)
 Employment Insurance Benefit Payments (January 2017) (March 23, 2017)
 Crude Oil Prices (February 2017) (March 22, 2017)
 Retail Sales (January 2017) (March 21, 2017)
 Manufacturing Shipments (January 2017) (March 17, 2017)
 New Motor Vehicle Sales (January 2017) (March 17, 2017)
 Income Support Assistance (January 2017) (March 15, 2017)
 Oil Production (January 2017) (March 14, 2017)
 February Labour Force Flashsheet (March 10, 2017)
 2016 Population - Census Divisions and CMA (March 9, 2017)
 Labour Income 2016 (March 8, 2017)
 Bankruptcy Statistics (December 2016) (March 3, 2017)
 Interest Rates (March 3, 2017)
 Number of Businesses 2016 (February 27, 2017)
 Average Weekly Earnings (December 2016) (February 23, 2017)
 Job Vacancies (Three-Month Average Ending November 2016) (February 23, 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)
 Housing Starts (Fourth Quarter 2016) (January 13, 2017)

Upcoming Releases [PDF]