B.C., Nova Scotia and Alberta experienced the strongest employment rebounds during the pandemic.
The national employment rate in 2022 was 0.2 percentage points below the rate in 2019.
Investment in machinery, equipment, factories, intellectual property and other assets declined by 17.3 per cent.
Blog series part 2—Incomes, overall income economy grew more slowly under Liberals than before 2008-09 recession
Excluding residential investment, business investment dropped 17.3 per cent.