Since February 2020, government employment has increased by 9.4 per cent compared to just 0.4 per cent for the private sector.
The Ontario government plans to increase the minimum wage to $15 in January.
Total business investment declined by 0.2 per cent per year between 2016 and 2019.
Trade liberalization could increase Canada’s economic output by up to $130 billion annually.
Total employment increased by 17.3 per cent in the GTA, 9.7 per cent in Ottawa and 1.9 per cent in the rest of the province.
Women over 25 years old working full-time were hardest hit, with employment decreasing by 31,500 jobs.