Canada - Personal Income

Canada: Personal Income

Mnemonic YP.ICAN
Unit Mil. CAD, SAAR
Adjustments Seasonally Adjusted at Annual Rate
Quarterly 1.02 %
Data 2019 Q1 1,490,764
2018 Q4 1,475,676

Series Information

Source Statistics Canada
Release Household - Debt service indicators (CANSIM)
Frequency Quarterly
Start Date 3/31/1961
End Date 3/31/2019

Canada: Consumer

Reference Last Previous Units Frequency
Real Retail Sales May 2019 47,580 47,831 Mil. Ch. 2012 CAD, SA Monthly
Retail Sales May 2019 51,459,226 51,505,411 Ths. CAD, SA Monthly
Personal Income 2019 Q1 1,490,764 1,475,676 Mil. CAD, SAAR Quarterly
Consumer Confidence Dec 2017 101.9 101.47 Index Long term avg=100, SA Monthly

Release Information

Debt service indicators measure the amount of the income and debt for a household and the portion of disposable income that is used to pay interest on debt. The source provides information regarding debt, income, debt/debt interest paid, saving rate, debt service indicator, etc. broken down by paid/received, sector and type of loan. 

Debt service ratio - The proportion of disposable income devoted to servicing this debt

Data are seasonally adjusted annualized rates. 

Survey used to collect data is Quarterly Survey of Financial Statements conducted by the Industrial Organization and Finance Division of Statistics Canada

Personal disposable income - personal income less current transfers to government. Calculated as the sum of all incomes recieved by persons residing in Canada. 

The Canadian debt service ratio does not include repayment of principal.

The non-mortgage interest and mortgage interest uses a supply-side approach which looks at providers of credit to persons and unincorporated businesses. 

Data is subject to revision.

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