GDP growth

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Federal government clearly misstates its economic record

Since 2015 Canada has posted some of the weakest economic growth numbers in half a century.


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Federal government’s upcoming budget must address ‘growth deficit’

Between 2016 and 2019, the Trudeau government recorded average economic growth of 2.1 per cent compared to 4.6 per cent during the Chrétien years.


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Federal government’s ‘consultation’ thinly-veiled prescription for more spending

Due to Liberal government reforms in the 1990s, per-person program spending dropped by 15.5 per cent.


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COVID fallout—a provincial breakdown of the numbers

For the 2020 to 2022 period, the average annual GDP growth rate was highest in B.C. at more than 2 per cent.


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Ontario economy falls further behind its neighbours

The region's average per-person GDP is 32.7 per cent larger than Ontario's.


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Trudeau policies have hurt economic growth

This government’s policies depart from the consensus of previous governments both Liberal and Conservative.