|Unit||Mil. CAD, SAAR|
|Adjustments||Seasonally Adjusted at Annual Rate|
|Real Retail Sales||Aug 2019||47,956||47,850||Mil. Ch. 2012 CAD, SA||Monthly|
|Retail Sales||Aug 2019||51,542,547||51,586,305||Ths. CAD, SA||Monthly|
|Personal Income||2019 Q2||1,511,980||1,488,944||Mil. CAD, SAAR||Quarterly|
|Consumer Confidence||Dec 2017||101.9||101.47||Index Long term avg=100, SA||Monthly|
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.