Major wage settlements by jurisdiction (aggregated) and industry

Publication date: January 31, 2020

Table of Contents

Month

January 2019
All jurisdictions Federal jurisdiction Provincial jurisdiction
Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average) Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average) Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average)
All industries 11 55,015 36.5 1.9 1.9 2 3,300 48.0 2.5 2.7 9 51,715 35.8 1.9 1.9
Primary industries
Utilities
Construction
Manufacturing
Wholesale and retail trade
Transportation 2 3,300 48.0 2.5 2.7 2 3,300 48.0 2.5 2.7
Information and culture
Finance and professional services
Education, health, and social services 9 51,715 35.8 1.9 1.9 9 51,715 35.8 1.9 1.9
Entertainment and hospitality
Public administration

Legend: The dash (–) symbol indicates missing data.

Note: Major settlements are those involving bargaining units of 500 or more employees. For additional information, please see the Technical notes.

Source: Strategic Policy, Analysis, and Workplace Information Directorate, Labour Program, Employment and Social Development Canada.

February 2019
All jurisdictions Federal jurisdiction Provincial jurisdiction
Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average) Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average) Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average)
All industries 16 91,250 37.1 1.9 2.0 1 530 48.0 0.0 1.5 15 90,720 37.0 1.9 2.0
Primary industries 1 580 120.0 0.0 0.0 1 580 120.0 0.0 0.0
Utilities
Construction 2 17,130 35.6 2.0 2.0 2 17,130 35.6 2.0 2.0
Manufacturing 1 600 60.0 2.0 2.0 1 600 60.0 2.0 2.0
Wholesale and retail trade 1 990 36.1 2.1 2.7 1 990 36.1 2.1 2.7
Transportation 1 530 48.0 0.0 1.5 1 530 48.0 0.0 1.5
Information and culture
Finance and professional services
Education, health, and social services 8 69,500 36.4 1.9 1.9 8 69,500 36.4 1.9 1.9
Entertainment and hospitality
Public administration 2 1,920 40.4 1.6 1.8 2 1,920 40.4 1.6 1.8

Legend: The dash (–) symbol indicates missing data.

Note: Major settlements are those involving bargaining units of 500 or more employees. For additional information, please see the Technical notes.

Source: Strategic Policy, Analysis, and Workplace Information Directorate, Labour Program, Employment and Social Development Canada.

March 2019
All jurisdictions Federal jurisdiction Provincial jurisdiction
Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average) Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average) Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average)
All industries 21 49,790 49.3 0.6 1.2 1 1,200 48.0 0.0 1.2 20 48,590 49.3 0.6 1.2
Primary industries
Utilities 1 860 36.0 2.0 2.2 1 860 36.0 2.0 2.2
Construction 2 1,150 48.4 -0.9 0.1 2 1,150 48.4 -0.9 0.1
Manufacturing 2 3,000 56.0 2.1 2.3 2 3,000 56.0 2.1 2.3
Wholesale and retail trade 1 6,500 60.4 0.0 1.7 1 6,500 60.4 0.0 1.7
Transportation 1 2,400 84.0 2.0 2.0 1 2,400 84.0 2.0 2.0
Information and culture
Finance and professional services 1 1,200 48.0 0.0 1.2 1 1,200 48.0 0.0 1.2
Education, health, and social services 8 19,570 37.9 0.1 0.7 8 19,570 37.9 0.1 0.7
Entertainment and hospitality
Public administration 5 15,110 53.3 1.1 1.4 5 15,110 53.3 1.1 1.4

Legend: The dash (–) symbol indicates missing data.

Note: Major settlements are those involving bargaining units of 500 or more employees. For additional information, please see the Technical notes.

Source: Strategic Policy, Analysis, and Workplace Information Directorate, Labour Program, Employment and Social Development Canada.

April 2019
All jurisdictions Federal jurisdiction Provincial jurisdiction
Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average) Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average) Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average)
All industries 18 59,940 41.8 1.0 1.5 2 1,240 48.0 2.1 2.0 16 58,700 41.7 1.0 1.4
Primary industries
Utilities 2 8,000 33.7 1.8 2.2 2 8,000 33.7 1.8 2.2
Construction 2 10,750 36.0 2.0 2.4 2 10,750 36.0 2.0 2.4
Manufacturing 1 3,300 36.0 2.0 2.0 1 3,300 36.0 2.0 2.0
Wholesale and retail trade 1 900 84.0 2.0 2.0 1 900 84.0 2.0 2.0
Transportation 1 550 48.0 2.5 2.2 1 550 48.0 2.5 2.2
Information and culture 1 690 48.0 1.8 1.9 1 690 48.0 1.8 1.9
Finance and professional services
Education, health, and social services 7 25,450 45.5 0.2 0.8 7 25,450 45.5 0.2 0.8
Entertainment and hospitality
Public administration 3 10,300 42.3 0.9 1.3 3 10,300 42.3 0.9 1.3

Legend: The dash (–) symbol indicates missing data.

Note: Major settlements are those involving bargaining units of 500 or more employees. For additional information, please see the Technical notes.

Source: Strategic Policy, Analysis, and Workplace Information Directorate, Labour Program, Employment and Social Development Canada.

May 2019
All jurisdictions Federal jurisdiction Provincial jurisdiction
Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average) Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average) Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average)
All industries 28 53,200 39.7 1.9 1.9 28 53,200 39.7 1.9 1.9
Primary industries
Utilities
Construction 19 34,855 36.0 2.4 2.4 19 34,855 36.0 2.4 2.4
Manufacturing 1 740 60.0 4.7 3.0 1 740 60.0 4.7 3.0
Wholesale and retail trade
Transportation
Information and culture
Finance and professional services
Education, health, and social services 5 11,960 46.6 0.8 0.9 5 11,960 46.6 0.8 0.9
Entertainment and hospitality
Public administration 3 5,645 45.1 1.1 1.1 3 5,645 45.1 1.1 1.1

Legend: The dash (–) symbol indicates missing data.

Note: Major settlements are those involving bargaining units of 500 or more employees. For additional information, please see the Technical notes.

Source: Strategic Policy, Analysis, and Workplace Information Directorate, Labour Program, Employment and Social Development Canada.

June 2019
All jurisdictions Federal jurisdiction Provincial jurisdiction
Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average) Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average) Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average)
All industries 16 39,860 43.1 1.9 1.8 2 7,900 57.9 2.4 2.8 14 31,960 39.4 1.7 1.6
Primary industries
Utilities
Construction 2 12,550 36.5 1.9 2.2 2 12,550 36.5 1.9 2.2
Manufacturing 2 3,700 60.4 2.2 2.3 2 3,700 60.4 2.2 2.3
Wholesale and retail trade
Transportation 2 7,900 57.9 2.4 2.8 2 7,900 57.9 2.4 2.8
Information and culture 1 750 36.0 0.0 0.0 1 750 36.0 0.0 0.0
Finance and professional services
Education, health, and social services 6 11,930 34.6 0.6 0.6 6 11,930 34.6 0.6 0.6
Entertainment and hospitality 1 1,000 36.0 3.6 1.6 1 1,000 36.0 3.6 1.6
Public administration 2 2,030 50.7 6.0 3.1 2 2,030 50.7 6.0 3.1

Legend: The dash (–) symbol indicates missing data.

Note: Major settlements are those involving bargaining units of 500 or more employees. For additional information, please see the Technical notes.

Source: Strategic Policy, Analysis, and Workplace Information Directorate, Labour Program, Employment and Social Development Canada.

July 2019
All jurisdictions Federal jurisdiction Provincial jurisdiction
Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average) Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average) Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average)
All industries 12 24,750 42.8 1.4 1.7 2 2,190 48.0 2.4 2.0 10 22,560 42.3 1.3 1.7
Primary industries 1 3,200 48.0 2.5 2.9 1 3,200 48.0 2.5 2.9
Utilities
Construction 2 6,050 45.3 0.3 0.9 2 6,050 45.3 0.3 0.9
Manufacturing
Wholesale and retail trade
Transportation 1 1,200 48.0 2.0 2.0 1 1,200 48.0 2.0 2.0
Information and culture
Finance and professional services
Education, health, and social services 6 9,560 41.0 1.5 1.7 6 9,560 41.0 1.5 1.7
Entertainment and hospitality
Public administration 2 4,740 38.5 2.0 1.8 1 990 48.0 2.8 2.0 1 3,750 36.0 1.7 1.7

Legend: The dash (–) symbol indicates missing data.

Note: Major settlements are those involving bargaining units of 500 or more employees. For additional information, please see the Technical notes.

Source: Strategic Policy, Analysis, and Workplace Information Directorate, Labour Program, Employment and Social Development Canada.

August 2019
All jurisdictions Federal jurisdiction Provincial jurisdiction
Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average) Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average) Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average)
All industries 10 11,640 39.1 1.1 1.4 1 1,460 36.0 2.2 2.3 9 10,180 39.6 1.0 1.2
Primary industries
Utilities 3 3,410 39.0 2.0 2.1 3 3,410 39.0 2.0 2.1
Construction
Manufacturing
Wholesale and retail trade
Transportation 2 4,260 36.0 0.8 1.1 1 1,460 36.0 2.2 2.3 1 2,800 35.9 0.0 0.5
Information and culture
Finance and professional services
Education, health, and social services 4 3,320 44.0 0.4 0.9 4 3,320 44.0 0.4 0.9
Entertainment and hospitality
Public administration 1 650 36.0 2.0 1.8 1 650 36.0 2.0 1.8

Legend: The dash (–) symbol indicates missing data.

Note: Major settlements are those involving bargaining units of 500 or more employees. For additional information, please see the Technical notes.

Source: Strategic Policy, Analysis, and Workplace Information Directorate, Labour Program, Employment and Social Development Canada.

September 2019
All jurisdictions Federal jurisdiction Provincial jurisdiction
Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average) Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average) Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average)
All industries 12 10,432 34.9 0.9 0.9 3 2,070 43.2 2.3 2.0 9 8,362 32.9 0.5 0.7
Primary industries
Utilities
Construction
Manufacturing
Wholesale and retail trade
Transportation 1 550 60.0 2.3 2.5 1 550 60.0 2.3 2.5
Information and culture 1 960 36.0 1.5 1.5 1 960 36.0 1.5 1.5
Finance and professional services 1 560 39.0 3.6 2.3 1 560 39.0 3.6 2.3
Education, health, and social services 8 6,862 34.8 0.7 0.7 8 6,862 34.8 0.7 0.7
Entertainment and hospitality
Public administration 1 1,500 24.0 0.0 0.7 1 1,500 24.0 0.0 0.7

Legend: The dash (–) symbol indicates missing data.

Note: Major settlements are those involving bargaining units of 500 or more employees. For additional information, please see the Technical notes.

Source: Strategic Policy, Analysis, and Workplace Information Directorate, Labour Program, Employment and Social Development Canada.

October 2019
All jurisdictions Federal jurisdiction Provincial jurisdiction
Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average) Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average) Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average)
All industries 5 5,710 41.8 1.4 1.8 5 5,710 41.8 1.4 1.8
Primary industries
Utilities
Construction
Manufacturing
Wholesale and retail trade 1 1,580 36.0 2.7 2.5 1 1,580 36.0 2.7 2.5
Transportation 1 1,400 47.8 0.0 1.8 1 1,400 47.8 0.0 1.8
Information and culture
Finance and professional services
Education, health, and social services 2 1,630 29.9 1.0 1.0 2 1,630 29.9 1.0 1.0
Entertainment and hospitality
Public administration 1 1,100 60.0 2.0 2.0 1 1,100 60.0 2.0 2.0

Legend: The dash (–) symbol indicates missing data.

Note: Major settlements are those involving bargaining units of 500 or more employees. For additional information, please see the Technical notes.

Source: Strategic Policy, Analysis, and Workplace Information Directorate, Labour Program, Employment and Social Development Canada.

November 2019
All jurisdictions Federal jurisdiction Provincial jurisdiction
Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average) Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average) Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average)
All industries 9 75,080 41.5 0.9 1.1 1 3,000 60.0 0.0 1.0 8 72,080 40.7 0.9 1.1
Primary industries
Utilities 1 3,220 24.0 2.0 2.4 1 3,220 24.0 2.0 2.4
Construction
Manufacturing
Wholesale and retail trade 2 1,730 58.5 0.0 0.7 2 1,730 58.5 0.0 0.7
Transportation
Information and culture 1 3,000 60.0 0.0 1.0 1 3,000 60.0 0.0 1.0
Finance and professional services
Education, health, and social services 4 57,720 36.0 1.0 1.0 4 57,720 36.0 1.0 1.0
Entertainment and hospitality
Public administration 1 9,410 72.0 0.0 1.0 1 9,410 72.0 0.0 1.0

Legend: The dash (–) symbol indicates missing data.

Note: Major settlements are those involving bargaining units of 500 or more employees. For additional information, please see the Technical notes.

Source: Strategic Policy, Analysis, and Workplace Information Directorate, Labour Program, Employment and Social Development Canada.

December 2019
All jurisdictions Federal jurisdiction Provincial jurisdiction
Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average) Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average) Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average)
All industries 13 16,710 39.4 2.2 2.2 1 580 60.0 2.0 2.8 12 16,130 38.6 2.2 2.2
Primary industries
Utilities
Construction 3 2,300 36.0 2.0 2.0 3 2,300 36.0 2.0 2.0
Manufacturing
Wholesale and retail trade
Transportation 4 7,690 41.1 2.8 2.8 1 580 60.0 2.0 2.8 3 7,110 39.6 2.8 2.8
Information and culture
Finance and professional services
Education, health, and social services 3 4,670 36.0 1.4 1.4 3 4,670 36.0 1.4 1.4
Entertainment and hospitality 1 600 36.0 1.5 1.5 1 600 36.0 1.5 1.5
Public administration 2 1,450 48.0 1.7 1.6 2 1,450 48.0 1.7 1.6

Legend: The dash (–) symbol indicates missing data.

Note: Major settlements are those involving bargaining units of 500 or more employees. For additional information, please see the Technical notes.

Source: Strategic Policy, Analysis, and Workplace Information Directorate, Labour Program, Employment and Social Development Canada.

Quarter

Q1 2017
All jurisdictions Federal jurisdiction Provincial jurisdiction
Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average) Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average) Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average)
All industries 48 262,370 30.3 1.5 1.8 12 42,220 48.2 1.4 1.5 36 220,150 26.8 1.5 1.9
Primary industries 1 500 57.0 2.0 1.2 1 500 57.0 2.0 1.2
Utilities 1 690 36.0 1.2 1.7 1 690 36.0 1.2 1.7
Construction 3 3,110 32.9 -0.9 0.5 3 3,110 32.9 -0.9 0.5
Manufacturing 2 1,160 54.8 1.7 1.3 2 1,160 54.8 1.7 1.3
Wholesale and retail trade
Transportation 3 2,650 53.2 2.8 2.0 1 950 60.0 5.5 2.7 2 1,700 49.4 1.4 1.7
Information and culture 4 7,710 47.3 1.6 1.8 3 7,110 47.2 1.5 1.8 1 600 48.0 1.9 1.9
Finance and professional services
Education, health, and social services 20 204,310 25.8 1.5 1.9 20 204,310 25.8 1.5 1.9
Entertainment and hospitality 1 1,200 48.0 3.4 2.9 1 1,200 48.0 3.4 2.9
Public administration 13 41,040 46.0 1.4 1.5 7 33,660 48.0 1.2 1.4 6 7,380 36.8 1.9 1.9

Legend: The dash (–) symbol indicates missing data.

Note: Major settlements are those involving bargaining units of 500 or more employees. For additional information, please see the Technical notes.

Source: Strategic Policy, Analysis, and Workplace Information Directorate, Labour Program, Employment and Social Development Canada.

Q2 2017
All jurisdictions Federal jurisdiction Provincial jurisdiction
Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average) Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average) Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average)
All industries 77 328,530 42.8 1.3 1.5 16 130,900 48.6 1.2 1.5 61 197,630 39.0 1.3 1.6
Primary industries 1 1,500 48.0 2.0 2.4 1 1,500 48.0 2.0 2.4
Utilities
Construction 4 6,530 48.6 1.0 1.3 4 6,530 48.6 1.0 1.3
Manufacturing 2 1,620 42.1 0.4 1.2 2 1,620 42.1 0.4 1.2
Wholesale and retail trade 2 2,560 52.1 3.8 2.4 2 2,560 52.1 3.8 2.4
Transportation 8 14,470 51.0 1.1 2.0 6 13,240 53.4 1.0 2.1 2 1,230 24.5 1.7 1.9
Information and culture 1 500 60.0 1.8 1.5 1 500 60.0 1.8 1.5
Finance and professional services 3 2,050 41.8 1.8 1.6 2 1,400 44.5 1.9 1.7 1 650 36.0 1.5 1.5
Education, health, and social services 27 109,340 30.2 1.1 1.3 27 109,340 30.2 1.1 1.3
Entertainment and hospitality 2 1,050 67.4 3.2 2.7 2 1,050 67.4 3.2 2.7
Public administration 27 188,910 48.9 1.3 1.6 7 115,760 48.0 1.3 1.4 20 73,150 50.4 1.5 1.9

Legend: The dash (–) symbol indicates missing data.

Note: Major settlements are those involving bargaining units of 500 or more employees. For additional information, please see the Technical notes.

Source: Strategic Policy, Analysis, and Workplace Information Directorate, Labour Program, Employment and Social Development Canada.

Q3 2017
All jurisdictions Federal jurisdiction Provincial jurisdiction
Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average) Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average) Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average)
All industries 47 89,890 43.0 1.7 1.8 6 10,340 43.9 1.3 1.7 41 79,550 42.9 1.7 1.8
Primary industries 2 2,180 60.0 1.1 1.6 2 2,180 60.0 1.1 1.6
Utilities 2 2,230 27.4 1.7 1.8 2 2,230 27.4 1.7 1.8
Construction 6 18,880 32.2 2.4 2.1 6 18,880 32.2 2.4 2.1
Manufacturing 2 2,050 48.0 1.7 3.2 2 2,050 48.0 1.7 3.2
Wholesale and retail trade 4 11,140 47.3 1.2 1.8 4 11,140 47.3 1.2 1.8
Transportation 5 7,000 41.9 1.3 1.8 5 7,000 41.9 1.3 1.8
Information and culture 1 800 48.0 1.5 1.7 1 800 48.0 1.5 1.7
Finance and professional services 1 600 72.0 1.5 1.9 1 600 72.0 1.5 1.9
Education, health, and social services 15 27,190 40.0 1.4 1.6 15 27,190 40.0 1.4 1.6
Entertainment and hospitality 2 4,100 41.0 1.2 1.4 2 4,100 41.0 1.2 1.4
Public administration 7 13,720 59.3 2.1 1.9 1 3,340 48.0 1.3 1.5 6 10,380 62.9 2.3 2.0

Legend: The dash (–) symbol indicates missing data.

Note: Major settlements are those involving bargaining units of 500 or more employees. For additional information, please see the Technical notes.

Source: Strategic Policy, Analysis, and Workplace Information Directorate, Labour Program, Employment and Social Development Canada.

Q4 2017
All jurisdictions Federal jurisdiction Provincial jurisdiction
Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average) Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average) Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average)
All industries 38 90,840 43.1 1.7 1.6 10 16,230 44.1 1.4 1.8 28 74,610 42.9 1.8 1.5
Primary industries 4 8,100 25.0 0.2 0.2 1 650 36.0 2.5 2.5 3 7,450 24.0 0.0 0.0
Utilities
Construction
Manufacturing 3 5,250 48.1 2.1 1.5 3 5,250 48.1 2.1 1.5
Wholesale and retail trade 1 850 36.0 2.2 2.2 1 850 36.0 2.2 2.2
Transportation 4 4,750 38.7 1.5 1.7 4 4,750 38.7 1.5 1.7
Information and culture
Finance and professional services 4 3,160 44.1 1.5 1.6 4 3,160 44.1 1.5 1.6
Education, health, and social services 13 44,250 42.4 2.3 1.7 13 44,250 42.4 2.3 1.7
Entertainment and hospitality
Public administration 9 24,480 50.2 1.2 1.7 1 7,670 48.0 1.3 1.8 8 16,810 51.2 1.1 1.6

Legend: The dash (–) symbol indicates missing data.

Note: Major settlements are those involving bargaining units of 500 or more employees. For additional information, please see the Technical notes.

Source: Strategic Policy, Analysis, and Workplace Information Directorate, Labour Program, Employment and Social Development Canada.

Q1 2018
All jurisdictions Federal jurisdiction Provincial jurisdiction
Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average) Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average) Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average)
All industries 55 127,790 41.8 0.8 0.8 10 21,580 47.6 1.7 1.7 45 106,210 40.6 0.6 0.7
Primary industries
Utilities 3 1,980 42.8 1.8 2.1 3 1,980 42.8 1.8 2.1
Construction 1 500 72.0 3.0 1.2 1 500 72.0 3.0 1.2
Manufacturing 3 1,670 44.0 2.1 1.9 3 1,670 44.0 2.1 1.9
Wholesale and retail trade 3 4,330 61.9 0.6 1.4 3 4,330 61.9 0.6 1.4
Transportation 4 3,690 41.1 2.0 2.1 3 3,050 47.3 2.0 2.0 1 640 12.0 2.3 2.3
Information and culture 6 16,240 47.4 2.0 2.2 3 8,290 47.1 1.7 1.9 3 7,950 47.7 2.3 2.5
Finance and professional services 4 3,210 51.0 2.3 1.8 1 680 48.0 4.8 2.2 3 2,530 51.8 1.7 1.7
Education, health, and social services 25 80,340 38.5 0.3 0.3 25 80,340 38.5 0.3 0.3
Entertainment and hospitality
Public administration 6 15,830 44.1 1.0 1.0 3 9,560 48.0 1.2 1.3 3 6,270 38.2 0.6 0.6

Legend: The dash (–) symbol indicates missing data.

Note: Major settlements are those involving bargaining units of 500 or more employees. For additional information, please see the Technical notes.

Source: Strategic Policy, Analysis, and Workplace Information Directorate, Labour Program, Employment and Social Development Canada.

Q2 2018
All jurisdictions Federal jurisdiction Provincial jurisdiction
Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average) Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average) Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average)
All industries 54 139,760 47.4 1.6 1.8 3 18,800 49.1 1.3 1.9 51 120,960 47.1 1.6 1.8
Primary industries
Utilities 3 9,420 33.5 1.9 2.2 3 9,420 33.5 1.9 2.2
Construction 8 8,200 45.7 1.5 1.2 8 8,200 45.7 1.5 1.2
Manufacturing 5 6,870 57.2 2.1 1.6 5 6,870 57.2 2.1 1.6
Wholesale and retail trade 2 9,990 44.4 0.9 2.5 2 9,990 44.4 0.9 2.5
Transportation 3 4,750 54.6 1.7 2.2 1 1,800 60.0 2.0 2.4 2 2,950 51.3 1.4 2.1
Information and culture 1 8,000 36.0 3.0 3.0 1 8,000 36.0 3.0 3.0
Finance and professional services 3 16,940 58.6 1.5 1.7 3 16,940 58.6 1.5 1.7
Education, health, and social services 17 49,560 46.5 1.4 1.5 17 49,560 46.5 1.4 1.5
Entertainment and hospitality 3 4,230 43.5 2.7 2.8 3 4,230 43.5 2.7 2.8
Public administration 9 21,800 48.7 1.4 1.8 2 17,000 48.0 1.2 1.8 7 4,800 51.2 1.9 1.9

Legend: The dash (–) symbol indicates missing data.

Note: Major settlements are those involving bargaining units of 500 or more employees. For additional information, please see the Technical notes.

Source: Strategic Policy, Analysis, and Workplace Information Directorate, Labour Program, Employment and Social Development Canada.

Q3 2018
All jurisdictions Federal jurisdiction Provincial jurisdiction
Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average) Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average) Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average)
All industries 34 165,495 33.0 1.4 1.6 5 6,480 40.9 2.6 1.9 29 159,015 32.7 1.4 1.6
Primary industries 2 1,220 33.7 -0.1 0.5 1 500 36.0 0.0 1.3 1 720 32.0 -0.2 -0.1
Utilities 1 635 35.9 2.4 1.7 1 635 35.9 2.4 1.7
Construction 3 3,850 36.0 0.6 0.7 3 3,850 36.0 0.6 0.7
Manufacturing
Wholesale and retail trade 1 650 36.0 0.0 0.0 1 650 36.0 0.0 0.0
Transportation 2 1,100 39.0 2.4 2.3 2 1,100 39.0 2.4 2.3
Information and culture
Finance and professional services 2 3,250 36.0 2.4 1.6 1 2,500 36.0 4.5 2.3 1 750 36.0 -5.0 -0.7
Education, health, and social services 13 118,280 31.2 1.3 1.5 13 118,280 31.2 1.3 1.5
Entertainment and hospitality 3 2,040 43.6 3.1 2.0 3 2,040 43.6 3.1 2.0
Public administration 7 34,470 37.6 1.8 1.9 1 2,380 48.0 1.2 1.5 6 32,090 36.8 1.8 1.9

Legend: The dash (–) symbol indicates missing data.

Note: Major settlements are those involving bargaining units of 500 or more employees. For additional information, please see the Technical notes.

Source: Strategic Policy, Analysis, and Workplace Information Directorate, Labour Program, Employment and Social Development Canada.

Q4 2018
All jurisdictions Federal jurisdiction Provincial jurisdiction
Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average) Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average) Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average)
All industries 44 149,650 39.7 0.5 0.7 1 860 36.0 3.0 3.0 43 148,790 39.8 0.5 0.7
Primary industries
Utilities 1 3,220 12.0 2.0 2.0 1 3,220 12.0 2.0 2.0
Construction 3 4,790 36.9 -0.6 0.5 3 4,790 36.9 -0.6 0.5
Manufacturing 2 3,070 45.9 2.5 2.3 2 3,070 45.9 2.5 2.3
Wholesale and retail trade 1 3,000 60.0 0.3 0.6 1 3,000 60.0 0.3 0.6
Transportation 4 13,040 37.1 2.0 2.0 1 860 36.0 3.0 3.0 3 12,180 37.2 1.9 2.0
Information and culture
Finance and professional services 4 15,180 25.8 0.3 0.5 4 15,180 25.8 0.3 0.5
Education, health, and social services 15 75,520 44.6 0.2 0.5 15 75,520 44.6 0.2 0.5
Entertainment and hospitality 1 580 48.0 3.5 3.6 1 580 48.0 3.5 3.6
Public administration 13 31,250 36.4 0.4 0.4 13 31,250 36.4 0.4 0.4

Legend: The dash (–) symbol indicates missing data.

Note: Major settlements are those involving bargaining units of 500 or more employees. For additional information, please see the Technical notes.

Source: Strategic Policy, Analysis, and Workplace Information Directorate, Labour Program, Employment and Social Development Canada.

Q1 2019
All jurisdictions Federal jurisdiction Provincial jurisdiction
Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average) Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average) Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average)
All industries 48 196,055 40.0 1.6 1.8 4 5,030 48.0 1.6 2.3 44 191,025 39.8 1.6 1.8
Primary industries 1 580 120.0 0.0 0.0 1 580 120.0 0.0 0.0
Utilities 1 860 36.0 2.0 2.2 1 860 36.0 2.0 2.2
Construction 4 18,280 36.4 1.8 1.9 4 18,280 36.4 1.8 1.9
Manufacturing 3 3,600 56.7 2.1 2.2 3 3,600 56.7 2.1 2.2
Wholesale and retail trade 2 7,490 57.2 0.3 1.8 2 7,490 57.2 0.3 1.8
Transportation 4 6,230 61.9 2.1 2.4 3 3,830 48.0 2.2 2.6 1 2,400 84.0 2.0 2.0
Information and culture
Finance and professional services 1 1,200 48.0 0.0 1.2 1 1,200 48.0 0.0 1.2
Education, health, and social services 25 140,785 36.4 1.7 1.8 25 140,785 36.4 1.7 1.8
Entertainment and hospitality
Public administration 7 17,030 51.8 1.2 1.5 7 17,030 51.8 1.2 1.5

Legend: The dash (–) symbol indicates missing data.

Note: Major settlements are those involving bargaining units of 500 or more employees. For additional information, please see the Technical notes.

Source: Strategic Policy, Analysis, and Workplace Information Directorate, Labour Program, Employment and Social Development Canada.

Q2 2019
All jurisdictions Federal jurisdiction Provincial jurisdiction
Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average) Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average) Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average)
All industries 62 153,000 41.4 1.5 1.7 4 9,140 56.5 2.4 2.7 58 143,860 40.4 1.5 1.7
Primary industries
Utilities 2 8,000 33.7 1.8 2.2 2 8,000 33.7 1.8 2.2
Construction 23 58,155 36.1 2.2 2.4 23 58,155 36.1 2.2 2.4
Manufacturing 4 7,740 50.0 2.3 2.2 4 7,740 50.0 2.3 2.2
Wholesale and retail trade 1 900 84.0 2.0 2.0 1 900 84.0 2.0 2.0
Transportation 3 8,450 57.2 2.4 2.8 3 8,450 57.2 2.4 2.8
Information and culture 2 1,440 41.8 0.8 0.9 1 690 48.0 1.8 1.9 1 750 36.0 0.0 0.0
Finance and professional services
Education, health, and social services 18 49,340 43.1 0.4 0.7 18 49,340 43.1 0.4 0.7
Entertainment and hospitality 1 1,000 36.0 3.6 1.6 1 1,000 36.0 3.6 1.6
Public administration 8 17,975 44.1 1.6 1.5 8 17,975 44.1 1.6 1.5

Legend: The dash (–) symbol indicates missing data.

Note: Major settlements are those involving bargaining units of 500 or more employees. For additional information, please see the Technical notes.

Source: Strategic Policy, Analysis, and Workplace Information Directorate, Labour Program, Employment and Social Development Canada.

Q3 2019
All jurisdictions Federal jurisdiction Provincial jurisdiction
Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average) Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average) Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average)
All industries 34 46,822 40.1 1.2 1.4 6 5,720 43.2 2.3 2.1 28 41,102 39.7 1.1 1.4
Primary industries 1 3,200 48.0 2.5 2.9 1 3,200 48.0 2.5 2.9
Utilities 3 3,410 39.0 2.0 2.1 3 3,410 39.0 2.0 2.1
Construction 2 6,050 45.3 0.3 0.9 2 6,050 45.3 0.3 0.9
Manufacturing
Wholesale and retail trade
Transportation 4 6,010 40.6 1.2 1.4 3 3,210 44.6 2.2 2.2 1 2,800 35.9 0.0 0.5
Information and culture 1 960 36.0 1.5 1.5 1 960 36.0 1.5 1.5
Finance and professional services 1 560 39.0 3.6 2.3 1 560 39.0 3.6 2.3
Education, health, and social services 18 19,742 39.3 1.0 1.2 18 19,742 39.3 1.0 1.2
Entertainment and hospitality
Public administration 4 6,890 35.1 1.5 1.6 1 990 48.0 2.8 2.0 3 5,900 32.9 1.3 1.5

Legend: The dash (–) symbol indicates missing data.

Note: Major settlements are those involving bargaining units of 500 or more employees. For additional information, please see the Technical notes.

Source: Strategic Policy, Analysis, and Workplace Information Directorate, Labour Program, Employment and Social Development Canada.

Q4 2019
All jurisdictions Federal jurisdiction Provincial jurisdiction
Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average) Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average) Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average)
All industries 27 97,500 41.1 1.1 1.3 2 3,580 60.0 0.3 1.3 25 93,920 40.4 1.2 1.3
Primary industries
Utilities 1 3,220 24.0 2.0 2.4 1 3,220 24.0 2.0 2.4
Construction 3 2,300 36.0 2.0 2.0 3 2,300 36.0 2.0 2.0
Manufacturing
Wholesale and retail trade 3 3,310 47.7 1.3 1.6 3 3,310 47.7 1.3 1.6
Transportation 5 9,090 42.1 2.3 2.7 1 580 60.0 2.0 2.8 4 8,510 40.9 2.4 2.7
Information and culture 1 3,000 60.0 0.0 1.0 1 3,000 60.0 0.0 1.0
Finance and professional services
Education, health, and social services 9 64,020 35.8 1.1 1.1 9 64,020 35.8 1.1 1.1
Entertainment and hospitality 1 600 36.0 1.5 1.5 1 600 36.0 1.5 1.5
Public administration 4 11,960 68.0 0.4 1.2 4 11,960 68.0 0.4 1.2

Legend: The dash (–) symbol indicates missing data.

Note: Major settlements are those involving bargaining units of 500 or more employees. For additional information, please see the Technical notes.

Source: Strategic Policy, Analysis, and Workplace Information Directorate, Labour Program, Employment and Social Development Canada.

Year

2010
All jurisdictions Federal jurisdiction Provincial jurisdiction
Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average) Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average) Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average)
All industries 333 1,291,380 41.5 1.8 1.8 31 164,300 37.1 1.7 1.7 302 1,127,080 42.1 1.8 1.8
Primary industries 8 9,250 43.2 2.7 2.8 1 530 48.0 3.0 3.7 7 8,720 42.9 2.7 2.8
Utilities 8 10,170 32.4 1.6 1.5 8 10,170 32.4 1.6 1.5
Construction 59 279,100 35.9 3.5 2.4 59 279,100 35.9 3.5 2.4
Manufacturing 28 34,010 46.5 0.6 1.5 1 750 36.0 0.0 1.9 27 33,260 46.7 0.7 1.5
Wholesale and retail trade 15 44,390 54.9 0.6 1.1 15 44,390 54.9 0.6 1.1
Transportation 19 34,210 48.9 2.2 2.2 16 30,310 51.7 2.0 2.0 3 3,900 27.1 3.2 3.6
Information and culture 7 8,150 45.2 0.6 0.8 6 7,370 47.4 0.6 0.8 1 780 24.0 0.0 1.0
Finance and professional services 4 2,940 36.0 2.9 3.2 3 2,120 36.0 3.2 3.5 1 820 36.0 2.0 2.2
Education, health, and social services 127 580,550 43.7 1.3 1.6 127 580,550 43.7 1.3 1.6
Entertainment and hospitality 6 6,860 44.2 1.4 2.2 6 6,860 44.2 1.4 2.2
Public administration 52 281,750 39.0 1.3 1.5 4 123,220 32.9 1.7 1.7 48 158,530 43.7 1.1 1.3

Legend: The dash (–) symbol indicates missing data.

Note: Major settlements are those involving bargaining units of 500 or more employees. For additional information, please see the Technical notes.

Source: Strategic Policy, Analysis, and Workplace Information Directorate, Labour Program, Employment and Social Development Canada.

2011
All jurisdictions Federal jurisdiction Provincial jurisdiction
Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average) Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average) Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average)
All industries 302 676,710 40.0 1.3 1.8 29 74,920 46.8 1.9 2.2 273 601,790 39.1 1.2 1.7
Primary industries 7 11,660 53.9 3.3 2.5 7 11,660 53.9 3.3 2.5
Utilities 11 17,350 30.4 2.6 2.7 11 17,350 30.4 2.6 2.7
Construction 19 49,510 45.6 0.5 1.8 19 49,510 45.6 0.5 1.8
Manufacturing 24 21,270 48.0 1.7 1.9 1 520 36.0 1.8 1.8 23 20,750 48.3 1.7 1.9
Wholesale and retail trade 16 31,840 49.4 1.2 1.8 16 31,840 49.4 1.2 1.8
Transportation 24 51,220 45.4 2.0 2.3 15 39,310 51.1 2.2 2.6 9 11,910 26.8 1.3 1.4
Information and culture 9 27,440 52.5 1.6 1.9 6 23,870 49.5 1.5 1.8 3 3,570 72.5 2.5 2.9
Finance and professional services 13 14,810 55.6 0.6 2.0 3 1,790 18.9 1.3 1.2 10 13,020 60.6 0.5 2.1
Education, health, and social services 114 323,720 34.9 1.2 1.5 114 323,720 34.9 1.2 1.5
Entertainment and hospitality 14 14,980 39.1 1.0 1.6 14 14,980 39.1 1.0 1.6
Public administration 51 112,910 40.7 1.2 1.9 4 9,430 28.2 1.6 1.6 47 103,480 41.8 1.2 1.9

Legend: The dash (–) symbol indicates missing data.

Note: Major settlements are those involving bargaining units of 500 or more employees. For additional information, please see the Technical notes.

Source: Strategic Policy, Analysis, and Workplace Information Directorate, Labour Program, Employment and Social Development Canada.

2012
All jurisdictions Federal jurisdiction Provincial jurisdiction
Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average) Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average) Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average)
All industries 270 750,776 37.8 1.4 1.7 38 144,461 48.6 1.6 1.8 232 606,315 35.2 1.4 1.6
Primary industries 3 2,240 45.6 3.1 3.4 1 550 36.0 3.0 3.0 2 1,690 48.7 3.1 3.5
Utilities 9 16,930 34.0 2.5 2.4 9 16,930 34.0 2.5 2.4
Construction 7 7,450 37.4 2.5 2.4 7 7,450 37.4 2.5 2.4
Manufacturing 26 41,385 45.4 0.9 0.9 26 41,385 45.4 0.9 0.9
Wholesale and retail trade 7 22,310 63.0 1.1 1.3 7 22,310 63.0 1.1 1.3
Transportation 27 104,860 52.6 1.7 1.9 15 75,410 55.2 1.6 1.7 12 29,450 46.1 2.1 2.2
Information and culture 12 22,401 41.7 1.5 1.7 7 9,961 44.3 1.5 1.7 5 12,440 39.7 1.5 1.7
Finance and professional services 13 20,610 49.1 1.4 1.9 6 6,790 51.7 1.6 1.8 7 13,820 47.8 1.3 1.9
Education, health, and social services 110 334,150 29.4 1.3 1.6 110 334,150 29.4 1.3 1.6
Entertainment and hospitality 5 3,420 41.3 1.4 1.9 5 3,420 41.3 1.4 1.9
Public administration 51 175,020 38.2 1.5 1.8 9 51,750 39.7 1.7 1.9 42 123,270 37.6 1.4 1.7

Legend: The dash (–) symbol indicates missing data.

Note: Major settlements are those involving bargaining units of 500 or more employees. For additional information, please see the Technical notes.

Source: Strategic Policy, Analysis, and Workplace Information Directorate, Labour Program, Employment and Social Development Canada.

2013
All jurisdictions Federal jurisdiction Provincial jurisdiction
Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average) Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average) Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average)
All industries 486 1,094,560 36.9 1.4 1.4 40 77,520 40.4 1.8 1.9 446 1,017,040 36.6 1.4 1.4
Primary industries 4 6,300 43.3 3.3 3.1 4 6,300 43.3 3.3 3.1
Utilities 15 33,370 44.3 1.4 2.3 15 33,370 44.3 1.4 2.3
Construction 68 287,610 34.3 2.8 2.2 68 287,610 34.3 2.8 2.2
Manufacturing 32 33,420 46.9 1.6 1.9 1 750 36.0 2.0 2.5 31 32,670 47.1 1.6 1.9
Wholesale and retail trade 21 53,310 70.9 1.7 1.8 21 53,310 70.9 1.7 1.8
Transportation 19 21,340 41.1 1.7 2.0 17 16,190 43.2 2.1 2.2 2 5,150 34.5 0.3 1.4
Information and culture 9 14,600 43.8 1.6 1.7 7 13,230 43.3 1.7 1.8 2 1,370 48.0 0.7 1.5
Finance and professional services 17 23,930 50.8 1.0 2.4 7 5,440 42.2 1.5 2.1 10 18,490 53.3 0.9 2.5
Education, health, and social services 243 466,730 32.3 0.5 0.7 243 466,730 32.3 0.5 0.7
Entertainment and hospitality 6 4,270 48.5 1.7 1.6 6 4,270 48.5 1.7 1.6
Public administration 52 149,680 35.8 1.3 1.4 8 41,910 38.2 1.7 1.8 44 107,770 34.9 1.2 1.3

Legend: The dash (–) symbol indicates missing data.

Note: Major settlements are those involving bargaining units of 500 or more employees. For additional information, please see the Technical notes.

Source: Strategic Policy, Analysis, and Workplace Information Directorate, Labour Program, Employment and Social Development Canada.

2014
All jurisdictions Federal jurisdiction Provincial jurisdiction
Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average) Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average) Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average)
All industries 249 694,200 45.8 1.5 1.7 21 31,690 41.5 1.6 1.5 228 662,510 46.0 1.4 1.7
Primary industries 3 1,830 39.1 4.5 3.3 1 530 48.0 2.0 3.0 2 1,300 35.4 5.5 3.4
Utilities 10 10,630 44.3 2.3 2.4 10 10,630 44.3 2.3 2.4
Construction 10 84,820 34.8 4.4 2.4 10 84,820 34.8 4.4 2.4
Manufacturing 18 19,770 48.9 2.0 2.1 18 19,770 48.9 2.0 2.1
Wholesale and retail trade 11 16,430 49.8 2.8 1.8 11 16,430 49.8 2.8 1.8
Transportation 17 32,200 40.6 1.7 1.7 6 8,650 42.6 1.3 1.5 11 23,550 39.8 1.8 1.8
Information and culture 9 13,950 44.9 1.9 1.4 8 13,200 44.9 1.7 1.3 1 750 45.0 4.2 3.1
Finance and professional services 5 5,010 35.1 1.5 1.5 2 2,200 32.4 1.7 1.7 3 2,810 37.2 1.3 1.4
Education, health, and social services 112 399,280 47.1 0.8 1.4 112 399,280 47.1 0.8 1.4
Entertainment and hospitality 10 14,410 47.7 0.9 1.9 10 14,410 47.7 0.9 1.9
Public administration 44 95,870 51.1 1.1 1.7 4 7,110 36.0 1.8 1.7 40 88,760 52.4 1.1 1.7

Legend: The dash (–) symbol indicates missing data.

Note: Major settlements are those involving bargaining units of 500 or more employees. For additional information, please see the Technical notes.

Source: Strategic Policy, Analysis, and Workplace Information Directorate, Labour Program, Employment and Social Development Canada.

2015
All jurisdictions Federal jurisdiction Provincial jurisdiction
Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average) Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average) Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average)
All industries 242 778,490 43.0 0.9 1.2 24 47,460 58.0 2.0 2.3 218 731,030 42.0 0.8 1.1
Primary industries 2 1,170 47.1 -1.7 0.3 1 650 36.0 1.0 1.3 1 520 61.0 -5.0 -1.0
Utilities 15 29,785 40.0 1.2 1.5 15 29,785 40.0 1.2 1.5
Construction 24 57,700 43.5 0.5 1.6 24 57,700 43.5 0.5 1.6
Manufacturing 14 18,480 48.5 1.7 1.8 14 18,480 48.5 1.7 1.8
Wholesale and retail trade 14 53,110 63.5 2.1 1.3 14 53,110 63.5 2.1 1.3
Transportation 21 46,840 60.8 2.1 2.4 15 37,930 61.9 2.1 2.5 6 8,910 55.7 2.0 1.9
Information and culture 4 12,170 42.9 2.1 2.0 2 3,540 55.5 2.0 1.7 2 8,630 37.8 2.2 2.0
Finance and professional services 10 18,130 45.7 0.8 1.6 4 4,020 33.8 1.6 2.1 6 14,110 49.2 0.5 1.5
Education, health, and social services 100 443,955 38.8 0.4 0.8 100 443,955 38.8 0.4 0.8
Entertainment and hospitality 6 5,750 53.4 2.2 2.2 6 5,750 53.4 2.2 2.2
Public administration 32 91,400 40.4 1.5 1.5 2 1,320 36.0 1.8 1.8 30 90,080 40.4 1.5 1.4

Legend: The dash (–) symbol indicates missing data.

Note: Major settlements are those involving bargaining units of 500 or more employees. For additional information, please see the Technical notes.

Source: Strategic Policy, Analysis, and Workplace Information Directorate, Labour Program, Employment and Social Development Canada.

2016
All jurisdictions Federal jurisdiction Provincial jurisdiction
Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average) Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average) Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average)
All industries 283 1,183,060 48.0 0.9 1.3 24 122,950 45.2 1.0 1.3 259 1,060,110 48.3 0.8 1.3
Primary industries 8 14,090 32.1 0.2 0.7 8 14,090 32.1 0.2 0.7
Utilities 6 4,800 44.1 0.9 1.4 6 4,800 44.1 0.9 1.4
Construction 50 110,100 36.3 2.0 1.9 50 110,100 36.3 2.0 1.9
Manufacturing 25 45,210 47.0 2.0 1.4 1 520 48.0 1.7 1.6 24 44,690 47.0 2.0 1.3
Wholesale and retail trade 9 24,020 60.0 1.4 1.3 9 24,020 60.0 1.4 1.3
Transportation 19 86,250 41.2 0.9 1.3 16 79,680 41.3 0.8 1.3 3 6,570 39.4 1.9 1.9
Information and culture 6 19,840 58.6 0.7 1.2 5 17,590 60.0 0.6 1.2 1 2,250 48.0 1.3 1.3
Finance and professional services 7 5,330 44.6 1.9 1.6 1 660 24.0 2.8 2.1 6 4,670 47.6 1.8 1.5
Education, health, and social services 96 694,880 49.3 0.5 1.2 96 694,880 49.3 0.5 1.2
Entertainment and hospitality 6 5,110 54.1 1.3 1.9 6 5,110 54.1 1.3 1.9
Public administration 51 173,430 52.3 1.3 1.5 1 24,500 48.0 1.8 1.4 50 148,930 53.0 1.2 1.5

Legend: The dash (–) symbol indicates missing data.

Note: Major settlements are those involving bargaining units of 500 or more employees. For additional information, please see the Technical notes.

Source: Strategic Policy, Analysis, and Workplace Information Directorate, Labour Program, Employment and Social Development Canada.

2017
All jurisdictions Federal jurisdiction Provincial jurisdiction
Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average) Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average) Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average)
All industries 210 771,630 38.6 1.4 1.7 44 199,690 47.9 1.3 1.5 166 571,940 35.4 1.5 1.7
Primary industries 8 12,280 35.3 0.7 0.8 2 1,150 45.1 2.3 1.9 6 11,130 34.3 0.5 0.6
Utilities 3 2,920 29.4 1.6 1.7 3 2,920 29.4 1.6 1.7
Construction 13 28,520 36.0 1.7 1.7 13 28,520 36.0 1.7 1.7
Manufacturing 9 10,080 47.9 1.7 1.7 9 10,080 47.9 1.7 1.7
Wholesale and retail trade 7 14,550 47.5 1.7 1.9 7 14,550 47.5 1.7 1.9
Transportation 20 28,870 47.0 1.4 1.9 16 25,940 47.9 1.3 2.0 4 2,930 38.9 1.5 1.8
Information and culture 6 9,010 48.1 1.6 1.8 4 7,610 48.1 1.5 1.8 2 1,400 48.0 1.7 1.8
Finance and professional services 8 5,810 46.2 1.6 1.7 6 4,560 44.2 1.6 1.7 2 1,250 53.3 1.5 1.7
Education, health, and social services 75 385,090 30.0 1.5 1.7 75 385,090 30.0 1.5 1.7
Entertainment and hospitality 5 6,350 46.7 2.0 1.9 5 6,350 46.7 2.0 1.9
Public administration 56 268,150 49.1 1.4 1.6 16 160,430 48.0 1.3 1.4 40 107,720 50.8 1.5 1.9

Legend: The dash (–) symbol indicates missing data.

Note: Major settlements are those involving bargaining units of 500 or more employees. For additional information, please see the Technical notes.

Source: Strategic Policy, Analysis, and Workplace Information Directorate, Labour Program, Employment and Social Development Canada.

2018
All jurisdictions Federal jurisdiction Provincial jurisdiction
Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average) Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average) Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average)
All industries 187 582,695 40.1 1.1 1.3 19 47,720 47.1 1.7 1.8 168 534,975 39.5 1.0 1.2
Primary industries 2 1,220 33.7 -0.1 0.5 1 500 36.0 0.0 1.3 1 720 32.0 -0.2 -0.1
Utilities 8 15,255 30.2 1.9 2.1 8 15,255 30.2 1.9 2.1
Construction 15 17,340 41.9 0.8 0.9 15 17,340 41.9 0.8 0.9
Manufacturing 10 11,610 52.4 2.2 1.8 10 11,610 52.4 2.2 1.8
Wholesale and retail trade 7 17,970 50.9 0.7 1.8 7 17,970 50.9 0.7 1.8
Transportation 13 22,580 41.5 2.0 2.1 7 6,810 47.9 2.2 2.3 6 15,770 38.8 1.9 2.0
Information and culture 7 24,240 43.6 2.3 2.5 3 8,290 47.1 1.7 1.9 4 15,950 41.8 2.7 2.8
Finance and professional services 13 38,580 43.2 1.2 1.2 2 3,180 38.6 4.6 2.3 11 35,400 43.6 0.8 1.1
Education, health, and social services 70 323,700 38.5 0.8 1.0 70 323,700 38.5 0.8 1.0
Entertainment and hospitality 7 6,850 43.9 2.9 2.6 7 6,850 43.9 2.9 2.6
Public administration 35 103,350 40.6 1.2 1.3 6 28,940 48.0 1.2 1.6 29 74,410 37.7 1.1 1.2

Legend: The dash (–) symbol indicates missing data.

Note: Major settlements are those involving bargaining units of 500 or more employees. For additional information, please see the Technical notes.

Source: Strategic Policy, Analysis, and Workplace Information Directorate, Labour Program, Employment and Social Development Canada.

2019
All jurisdictions Federal jurisdiction Provincial jurisdiction
Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average) Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average) Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average)
All industries 171 493,377 40.7 1.5 1.6 16 23,470 52.0 1.9 2.2 155 469,907 40.1 1.4 1.6
Primary industries 2 3,780 59.0 2.1 2.5 2 3,780 59.0 2.1 2.5
Utilities 7 15,490 33.0 1.9 2.2 7 15,490 33.0 1.9 2.2
Construction 32 84,785 36.8 2.0 2.2 32 84,785 36.8 2.0 2.2
Manufacturing 7 11,340 52.1 2.3 2.2 7 11,340 52.1 2.3 2.2
Wholesale and retail trade 6 11,700 56.6 0.7 1.7 6 11,700 56.6 0.7 1.7
Transportation 16 29,780 50.2 2.1 2.4 10 16,070 52.6 2.3 2.6 6 13,710 47.4 1.8 2.1
Information and culture 4 5,400 50.9 0.5 1.1 3 4,650 53.3 0.6 1.2 1 750 36.0 0.0 0.0
Finance and professional services 2 1,760 45.1 1.1 1.6 2 1,760 45.1 1.1 1.6
Education, health, and social services 70 273,887 37.7 1.3 1.4 70 273,887 37.7 1.3 1.4
Entertainment and hospitality 2 1,600 36.0 2.8 1.5 2 1,600 36.0 2.8 1.5
Public administration 23 53,855 50.7 1.2 1.4 1 990 48.0 2.8 2.0 22 52,865 50.8 1.2 1.4

Legend: The dash (–) symbol indicates missing data.

Note: Data for 2019 cover the months of January through December. Major settlements are those involving bargaining units of 500 or more employees. For additional information, please see the Technical notes.

Source: Strategic Policy, Analysis, and Workplace Information Directorate, Labour Program, Employment and Social Development Canada.

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