Major wage settlements by sector and industry

Publication date: June 30, 2024

Table of Contents

Month

June 2023
All sectors Private sector Public sector
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 78,054 46.2 3.5 3.2 7 8,187 39.0 9.9 5.0 9 69,867 47.0 2.8 3.0
Primary industries
Utilities 2 1,954 36.0 3.0 2.7 1 1,264 36.0 3.0 2.7 1 690 36.0 3.0 2.8
Construction 1 1,042 24.0 3.2 2.8 1 1,042 24.0 3.2 2.8
Manufacturing 1 1,300 36.3 3.0 3.5 1 1,300 36.3 3.0 3.5
Wholesale and retail trade
Transportation 4 4,951 48.0 12.4 5.2 3 3,831 48.0 14.6 5.8 1 1,120 48.0 4.8 3.1
Information and culture
Finance and professional services 1 750 24.0 18.8 10.2 1 750 24.0 18.8 10.2
Education, health, and social services 4 5,006 36.2 2.3 2.1 4 5,006 36.2 2.3 2.1
Entertainment and hospitality
Public administration 3 63,051 48.0 2.8 3.0 3 63,051 48.0 2.8 3.0

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.

July 2023
All sectors Private sector Public sector
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 80,098 30.0 7.0 5.0 4 3,926 55.6 6.8 4.0 8 76,172 28.7 7.0 5.0
Primary industries
Utilities
Construction
Manufacturing 1 515 60.0 6.5 3.9 1 515 60.0 6.5 3.9
Wholesale and retail trade
Transportation 3 3,678 54.2 5.2 4.0 2 2,728 52.1 5.6 4.2 1 950 60.0 4.0 3.4
Information and culture 1 683 66.0 11.8 3.6 1 683 66.0 11.8 3.6
Finance and professional services
Education, health, and social services 2 61,700 24.3 8.1 5.5 2 61,700 24.3 8.1 5.5
Entertainment and hospitality
Public administration 5 13,522 46.5 2.3 3.0 5 13,522 46.5 2.3 3.0

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.

August 2023
All sectors Private sector Public sector
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 20,794 39.9 4.3 4.1 2 8,675 46.0 5.2 4.5 8 12,119 35.6 3.6 3.9
Primary industries
Utilities 1 5,106 30.0 4.5 4.8 1 5,106 30.0 4.5 4.8
Construction
Manufacturing 1 1,475 36.0 6.0 4.3 1 1,475 36.0 6.0 4.3
Wholesale and retail trade 1 1,400 36.0 2.0 4.0 1 1,400 36.0 2.0 4.0
Transportation 1 7,200 48.0 5.0 4.5 1 7,200 48.0 5.0 4.5
Information and culture
Finance and professional services
Education, health, and social services 2 1,400 42.4 3.1 3.1 2 1,400 42.4 3.1 3.1
Entertainment and hospitality
Public administration 4 4,213 39.9 3.2 2.9 4 4,213 39.9 3.2 2.9

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.

September 2023
All sectors Private sector Public sector
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 26,276 38.2 6.0 4.0 2 6,350 39.3 9.2 5.0 7 19,926 37.8 5.0 3.7
Primary industries
Utilities
Construction 1 850 60.0 4.0 3.8 1 850 60.0 4.0 3.8
Manufacturing 1 5,500 36.1 10.0 5.2 1 5,500 36.1 10.0 5.2
Wholesale and retail trade
Transportation
Information and culture
Finance and professional services
Education, health, and social services 4 11,876 32.6 6.7 4.2 4 11,876 32.6 6.7 4.2
Entertainment and hospitality
Public administration 3 8,050 45.5 2.6 2.8 3 8,050 45.5 2.6 2.8

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.

October 2023
All sectors Private sector Public sector
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 8,871 42.4 5.9 4.0 3 6,301 41.1 7.3 4.5 2 2,570 45.3 2.4 2.9
Primary industries
Utilities
Construction
Manufacturing 1 4,280 36.0 10.0 5.7 1 4,280 36.0 10.0 5.7
Wholesale and retail trade
Transportation 1 681 60.0 5.0 4.0 1 681 60.0 5.0 4.0
Information and culture
Finance and professional services
Education, health, and social services 1 1,340 48.0 0.0 0.8 1 1,340 48.0 0.0 0.8
Entertainment and hospitality
Public administration 2 2,570 45.3 2.4 2.9 2 2,570 45.3 2.4 2.9

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.

November 2023
All sectors Private sector Public sector
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 6 12,774 43.7 9.4 4.5 3 9,970 39.5 9.5 4.8 3 2,804 58.5 9.3 3.5
Primary industries
Utilities
Construction
Manufacturing 2 8,720 36.6 9.7 4.9 2 8,720 36.6 9.7 4.9
Wholesale and retail trade 1 1,250 59.8 7.9 4.3 1 1,250 59.8 7.9 4.3
Transportation 1 897 48.0 3.7 3.2 1 897 48.0 3.7 3.2
Information and culture
Finance and professional services
Education, health, and social services 1 1,225 72.0 15.7 3.8 1 1,225 72.0 15.7 3.8
Entertainment and hospitality
Public administration 1 682 48.0 5.0 3.2 1 682 48.0 5.0 3.2

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.

December 2023
All sectors Private sector Public sector
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 7 40,809 45.9 4.3 3.4 1 7,729 60.0 10.6 4.4 6 33,080 42.7 2.9 3.1
Primary industries
Utilities 1 3,220 24.0 3.7 3.5 1 3,220 24.0 3.7 3.5
Construction
Manufacturing
Wholesale and retail trade 1 7,729 60.0 10.6 4.4 1 7,729 60.0 10.6 4.4
Transportation
Information and culture
Finance and professional services
Education, health, and social services 1 6,500 48.0 2.0 2.5 1 6,500 48.0 2.0 2.5
Entertainment and hospitality
Public administration 4 23,360 43.7 3.0 3.3 4 23,360 43.7 3.0 3.3

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.

January 2024
All sectors Private sector Public sector
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 2 11,696 45.7 2.6 2.9 2 11,696 45.7 2.6 2.9
Primary industries
Utilities
Construction
Manufacturing
Wholesale and retail trade
Transportation
Information and culture
Finance and professional services
Education, health, and social services
Entertainment and hospitality
Public administration 2 11,696 45.7 2.6 2.9 2 11,696 45.7 2.6 2.9

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.

February 2024
All sectors Private sector Public sector
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 20,152 39.7 5.1 3.3 4 8,939 38.7 5.7 4.2 5 11,213 40.5 4.7 2.6
Primary industries 1 3,317 36.0 5.0 4.0 1 3,317 36.0 5.0 4.0
Utilities 1 520 36.0 3.0 2.7 1 520 36.0 3.0 2.7
Construction
Manufacturing 1 1,303 36.0 7.8 4.6 1 1,303 36.0 7.8 4.6
Wholesale and retail trade
Transportation 1 2,100 60.0 8.2 5.4 1 2,100 60.0 8.2 5.4
Information and culture
Finance and professional services
Education, health, and social services 4 12,393 38.5 4.6 2.7 1 2,219 24.0 3.0 3.0 3 10,174 41.6 4.9 2.7
Entertainment and hospitality
Public administration 1 519 24.0 1.8 1.8 1 519 24.0 1.8 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 2024
All sectors Private sector Public sector
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 12,881 39.9 4.1 2.4 2 2,200 25.6 2.4 1.6 3 10,681 42.8 4.5 2.6
Primary industries
Utilities
Construction
Manufacturing
Wholesale and retail trade
Transportation
Information and culture 2 5,900 35.8 3.6 1.9 1 1,300 35.0 4.0 2.7 1 4,600 36.0 3.5 1.7
Finance and professional services 1 900 12.0 0.0 0.0 1 900 12.0 0.0 0.0
Education, health, and social services
Entertainment and hospitality
Public administration 2 6,081 48.0 5.2 3.2 2 6,081 48.0 5.2 3.2

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.

April 2024
All sectors Private sector Public sector
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 56,925 32.1 3.2 3.0 9 56,925 32.1 3.2 3.0
Primary industries
Utilities
Construction
Manufacturing
Wholesale and retail trade
Transportation
Information and culture
Finance and professional services
Education, health, and social services 6 45,900 27.9 3.2 3.1 6 45,900 27.9 3.2 3.1
Entertainment and hospitality
Public administration 3 11,025 49.3 2.8 2.5 3 11,025 49.3 2.8 2.5

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.

May 2024
All sectors Private sector Public sector
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 16,871 48.2 3.2 3.0 3 5,370 44.1 4.6 3.4 2 11,501 50.1 2.5 2.8
Primary industries
Utilities
Construction
Manufacturing 1 1,300 60.0 8.0 4.6 1 1,300 60.0 8.0 4.6
Wholesale and retail trade
Transportation 1 3,050 36.0 3.0 3.0 1 3,050 36.0 3.0 3.0
Information and culture 1 1,020 48.0 5.0 3.1 1 1,020 48.0 5.0 3.1
Finance and professional services
Education, health, and social services 1 11,000 48.0 2.5 2.8 1 11,000 48.0 2.5 2.8
Entertainment and hospitality
Public administration 1 501 96.0 2.0 2.9 1 501 96.0 2.0 2.9

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.

Quarter

Q2 2021
All sectors Private sector Public sector
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 67,022 41.6 1.7 1.6 13 14,533 55.8 1.2 1.5 15 52,489 37.6 1.8 1.7
Primary industries
Utilities
Construction 2 1,100 53.4 1.4 2.7 2 1,100 53.4 1.4 2.7
Manufacturing 3 1,873 31.1 1.5 1.5 3 1,873 31.1 1.5 1.5
Wholesale and retail trade 3 5,380 71.1 0.4 0.7 3 5,380 71.1 0.4 0.7
Transportation 3 5,300 34.4 2.5 2.3 2 2,200 15.3 1.7 1.9 1 3,100 48.0 3.1 2.5
Information and culture 2 3,390 75.6 1.9 2.0 2 3,390 75.6 1.9 2.0
Finance and professional services
Education, health, and social services 8 15,020 41.7 1.3 1.0 8 15,020 41.7 1.3 1.0
Entertainment and hospitality 1 590 36.0 1.0 1.7 1 590 36.0 1.0 1.7
Public administration 6 34,369 35.0 1.9 1.9 6 34,369 35.0 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 2021
All sectors Private sector Public sector
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 43 365,612 44.0 1.8 2.0 14 159,236 48.0 2.0 2.0 29 206,376 41.0 1.7 2.0
Primary industries 2 2,403 46.2 5.4 3.6 2 2,403 46.2 5.4 3.6
Utilities 2 3,775 33.1 1.1 1.1 2 3,775 33.1 1.1 1.1
Construction 4 144,940 48.0 2.1 2.1 4 144,940 48.0 2.1 2.1
Manufacturing 1 1,500 36.0 0.5 0.7 1 1,500 36.0 0.5 0.7
Wholesale and retail trade
Transportation 3 44,073 25.4 2.0 2.0 2 2,073 54.0 1.5 1.7 1 42,000 24.0 2.0 2.0
Information and culture 3 4,838 44.7 1.6 1.9 2 4,020 46.5 1.5 1.8 1 818 36.0 2.0 2.0
Finance and professional services 2 3,200 38.6 0.4 1.6 2 3,200 38.6 0.4 1.6
Education, health, and social services 17 109,501 36.0 1.9 2.0 17 109,501 36.0 1.9 2.0
Entertainment and hospitality 1 1,100 84.0 0.0 1.9 1 1,100 84.0 0.0 1.9
Public administration 8 50,282 66.9 1.1 2.2 8 50,282 66.9 1.1 2.2

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.

Q4 2021
All sectors Private sector Public sector
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 33 404,818 37.0 2.1 2.0 8 8,976 55.7 5.1 2.7 25 395,842 36.5 2.0 2.0
Primary industries
Utilities 1 690 36.0 1.5 1.4 1 690 36.0 1.5 1.4
Construction
Manufacturing 4 5,201 59.7 7.5 3.1 4 5,201 59.7 7.5 3.1
Wholesale and retail trade 3 3,200 54.1 3.3 2.5 2 2,400 48.1 2.5 2.3 1 800 72.0 5.7 3.2
Transportation 1 650 60.0 0.0 1.1 1 650 60.0 0.0 1.1
Information and culture
Finance and professional services 1 725 48.0 1.0 1.8 1 725 48.0 1.0 1.8
Education, health, and social services 19 383,750 36.1 2.0 2.0 19 383,750 36.1 2.0 2.0
Entertainment and hospitality
Public administration 4 10,602 49.9 2.7 2.0 4 10,602 49.9 2.7 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.

Q1 2022
All sectors Private sector Public sector
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 18 108,233 40.0 1.9 1.7 4 7,273 34.8 2.2 2.5 14 100,960 40.4 1.9 1.7
Primary industries
Utilities
Construction
Manufacturing 2 3,427 33.4 2.3 2.6 2 3,427 33.4 2.3 2.6
Wholesale and retail trade 1 6,990 36.0 11.9 4.5 1 6,990 36.0 11.9 4.5
Transportation 2 16,000 28.5 2.4 2.4 2 16,000 28.5 2.4 2.4
Information and culture 1 600 60.0 1.8 1.8 1 600 60.0 1.8 1.8
Finance and professional services 1 2,240 36.0 1.5 1.8 1 2,240 36.0 1.5 1.8
Education, health, and social services 7 48,740 47.3 0.7 1.4 7 48,740 47.3 0.7 1.4
Entertainment and hospitality 1 1,606 36.0 3.0 3.4 1 1,606 36.0 3.0 3.4
Public administration 3 28,630 36.0 1.1 1.1 3 28,630 36.0 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.

Q2 2022
All sectors Private sector Public sector
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 15 55,774 43.5 2.2 2.6 7 29,695 40.3 3.5 3.6 8 26,079 47.0 0.8 1.5
Primary industries
Utilities
Construction 2 21,100 36.0 4.2 4.2 2 21,100 36.0 4.2 4.2
Manufacturing
Wholesale and retail trade 1 2,800 61.0 0.0 0.3 1 2,800 61.0 0.0 0.3
Transportation 2 1,445 68.8 3.3 3.2 2 1,445 68.8 3.3 3.2
Information and culture 1 3,700 48.1 3.2 3.2 1 3,700 48.1 3.2 3.2
Finance and professional services 4 2,755 40.9 2.5 2.9 3 2,095 42.4 2.2 2.7 1 660 36.0 3.5 3.5
Education, health, and social services 5 23,974 46.0 0.5 1.3 5 23,974 46.0 0.5 1.3
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.

Q3 2022
All sectors Private sector Public sector
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 30 132,146 44.5 1.8 1.9 8 37,999 55.7 3.1 2.7 22 94,147 39.9 1.3 1.5
Primary industries
Utilities 1 635 35.9 0.0 0.9 1 635 35.9 0.0 0.9
Construction
Manufacturing 1 630 60.0 16.1 5.7 1 630 60.0 16.1 5.7
Wholesale and retail trade
Transportation 7 18,484 50.6 4.1 3.3 4 16,379 52.5 3.9 3.2 3 2,105 36.0 5.5 3.8
Information and culture 5 9,170 47.5 2.2 2.1 2 4,990 51.8 3.0 2.6 3 4,180 42.5 1.3 1.5
Finance and professional services 3 18,060 55.9 1.8 2.0 1 16,000 60.0 1.8 2.2 2 2,060 24.0 1.1 1.0
Education, health, and social services 9 52,254 42.3 0.6 1.2 9 52,254 42.3 0.6 1.2
Entertainment and hospitality
Public administration 4 32,913 37.2 2.1 1.9 4 32,913 37.2 2.1 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 2022
All sectors Private sector Public sector
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 24 183,429 34.9 4.0 3.6 6 6,410 48.4 4.8 3.5 18 177,019 34.4 4.0 3.6
Primary industries
Utilities
Construction
Manufacturing 2 2,560 43.9 6.5 4.2 2 2,560 43.9 6.5 4.2
Wholesale and retail trade
Transportation 3 3,250 54.3 4.0 3.2 3 3,250 54.3 4.0 3.2
Information and culture 1 600 36.0 2.0 2.0 1 600 36.0 2.0 2.0
Finance and professional services
Education, health, and social services 8 111,951 31.0 4.4 3.9 8 111,951 31.0 4.4 3.9
Entertainment and hospitality
Public administration 10 65,068 40.2 3.3 3.1 10 65,068 40.2 3.3 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.

Q1 2023
All sectors Private sector Public sector
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 20 35,564 44.5 2.7 3.1 7 11,386 52.5 1.6 2.7 13 24,178 40.7 3.2 3.3
Primary industries 1 750 48.0 3.5 2.9 1 750 48.0 3.5 2.9
Utilities 1 948 36.0 3.0 2.8 1 948 36.0 3.0 2.8
Construction 1 650 36.0 5.3 5.1 1 650 36.0 5.3 5.1
Manufacturing 1 596 36.0 3.9 3.0 1 596 36.0 3.9 3.0
Wholesale and retail trade
Transportation 3 4,429 34.4 1.5 1.8 2 1,837 31.7 3.6 3.0 1 2,592 36.4 0.0 1.0
Information and culture 1 6,918 63.0 0.0 2.2 1 6,918 63.0 0.0 2.2
Finance and professional services 1 635 36.0 4.5 4.2 1 635 36.0 4.5 4.2
Education, health, and social services 8 16,628 38.9 3.9 3.8 8 16,628 38.9 3.9 3.8
Entertainment and hospitality
Public administration 3 4,010 51.9 2.4 2.6 3 4,010 51.9 2.4 2.6

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 2023
All sectors Private sector Public sector
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 33 177,193 39.1 3.2 3.1 15 32,275 30.4 6.6 4.8 18 144,918 41.1 2.4 2.7
Primary industries
Utilities 3 7,554 27.1 4.3 3.7 1 1,264 36.0 3.0 2.7 2 6,290 25.3 4.5 3.9
Construction 2 6,972 24.0 7.2 7.1 2 6,972 24.0 7.2 7.1
Manufacturing 1 1,300 36.3 3.0 3.5 1 1,300 36.3 3.0 3.5
Wholesale and retail trade
Transportation 10 19,947 28.6 6.6 4.1 7 17,595 26.9 6.9 4.2 3 2,352 41.7 4.5 3.3
Information and culture 1 2,160 48.1 3.2 3.2 1 2,160 48.1 3.2 3.2
Finance and professional services 3 2,984 47.8 9.3 5.2 3 2,984 47.8 9.3 5.2
Education, health, and social services 10 73,225 36.5 1.8 2.3 10 73,225 36.5 1.8 2.3
Entertainment and hospitality
Public administration 3 63,051 48.0 2.8 3.0 3 63,051 48.0 2.8 3.0

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.

Q3 2023
All sectors Private sector Public sector
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 31 127,168 33.3 6.4 4.6 8 18,951 45.7 6.9 4.6 23 108,217 31.1 6.3 4.6
Primary industries
Utilities 1 5,106 30.0 4.5 4.8 1 5,106 30.0 4.5 4.8
Construction 1 850 60.0 4.0 3.8 1 850 60.0 4.0 3.8
Manufacturing 3 7,490 37.7 9.0 4.9 3 7,490 37.7 9.0 4.9
Wholesale and retail trade 1 1,400 36.0 2.0 4.0 1 1,400 36.0 2.0 4.0
Transportation 4 10,878 50.1 5.1 4.3 3 9,928 49.1 5.2 4.4 1 950 60.0 4.0 3.4
Information and culture 1 683 66.0 11.8 3.6 1 683 66.0 11.8 3.6
Finance and professional services
Education, health, and social services 8 74,976 25.9 7.8 5.2 8 74,976 25.9 7.8 5.2
Entertainment and hospitality
Public administration 12 25,785 45.1 2.5 2.9 12 25,785 45.1 2.5 2.9

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 2023
All sectors Private sector Public sector
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 62,454 45.0 5.6 3.7 7 24,000 46.5 9.3 4.6 11 38,454 44.0 3.3 3.1
Primary industries
Utilities 1 3,220 24.0 3.7 3.5 1 3,220 24.0 3.7 3.5
Construction
Manufacturing 3 13,000 36.4 9.8 5.2 3 13,000 36.4 9.8 5.2
Wholesale and retail trade 2 8,979 60.0 10.2 4.4 2 8,979 60.0 10.2 4.4
Transportation 2 1,578 53.2 4.3 3.5 1 681 60.0 5.0 4.0 1 897 48.0 3.7 3.2
Information and culture
Finance and professional services
Education, health, and social services 3 9,065 51.2 3.6 2.4 1 1,340 48.0 0.0 0.8 2 7,725 51.8 4.2 2.7
Entertainment and hospitality
Public administration 7 26,612 44.0 3.0 3.2 7 26,612 44.0 3.0 3.2

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.

Q1 2024
All sectors Private sector Public sector
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 44,729 41.3 4.2 2.9 6 11,139 36.1 5.0 3.6 10 33,590 43.1 3.9 2.7
Primary industries 1 3,317 36.0 5.0 4.0 1 3,317 36.0 5.0 4.0
Utilities 1 520 36.0 3.0 2.7 1 520 36.0 3.0 2.7
Construction
Manufacturing 1 1,303 36.0 7.8 4.6 1 1,303 36.0 7.8 4.6
Wholesale and retail trade
Transportation 1 2,100 60.0 8.2 5.4 1 2,100 60.0 8.2 5.4
Information and culture 2 5,900 35.8 3.6 1.9 1 1,300 35.0 4.0 2.7 1 4,600 36.0 3.5 1.7
Finance and professional services 1 900 12.0 0.0 0.0 1 900 12.0 0.0 0.0
Education, health, and social services 4 12,393 38.5 4.6 2.7 1 2,219 24.0 3.0 3.0 3 10,174 41.6 4.9 2.7
Entertainment and hospitality
Public administration 5 18,296 45.9 3.4 3.0 5 18,296 45.9 3.4 3.0

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.

Year

2015
All sectors Private sector Public sector
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 241 743,908 42.3 1.1 1.2 93 175,810 49.9 2.5 1.9 148 568,098 40.0 0.6 1.0
Primary industries 2 1,170 47.1 -1.7 0.3 2 1,170 47.1 -1.7 0.3
Utilities 15 29,785 40.0 1.2 1.5 3 3,030 39.8 2.3 2.5 12 26,755 40.0 1.1 1.4
Construction 20 33,500 40.2 3.8 1.9 20 33,500 40.2 3.8 1.9
Manufacturing 16 20,300 49.3 1.6 1.7 16 20,300 49.3 1.6 1.7
Wholesale and retail trade 13 39,670 60.6 3.2 1.6 13 39,670 60.6 3.2 1.6
Transportation 20 46,290 61.0 2.2 2.4 14 37,540 62.2 2.3 2.5 6 8,750 56.0 1.6 2.1
Information and culture 5 13,190 43.8 2.0 1.9 4 12,560 42.9 1.8 1.8 1 630 60.0 4.3 2.6
Finance and professional services 9 17,450 46.1 0.8 1.6 7 12,310 42.5 1.0 1.8 2 5,140 54.7 0.2 1.2
Education, health, and social services 102 444,953 38.8 0.4 0.8 9 10,920 16.8 1.4 1.4 93 434,033 39.4 0.4 0.8
Entertainment and hospitality 7 6,430 52.9 2.2 2.2 5 4,810 56.1 2.4 2.5 2 1,620 43.2 1.9 1.4
Public administration 32 91,170 40.2 1.3 1.4 32 91,170 40.2 1.3 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 sectors Private sector Public sector
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 284 1,064,198 46.9 0.9 1.4 125 245,493 45.1 1.5 1.5 159 818,705 47.4 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 2 1,490 28.0 0.5 1.1 4 3,310 51.4 1.1 1.5
Construction 52 112,080 36.7 1.9 1.9 52 112,080 36.7 1.9 1.9
Manufacturing 27 41,625 49.3 1.9 1.4 26 41,105 49.3 1.9 1.4 1 520 48.0 1.7 1.6
Wholesale and retail trade 9 24,215 60.4 1.4 1.3 8 23,420 60.4 1.4 1.3 1 795 60.0 0.5 1.5
Transportation 18 85,950 42.0 1.0 1.4 9 15,850 91.4 1.0 1.6 9 70,100 30.8 1.0 1.3
Information and culture 5 14,578 56.0 0.7 1.2 3 8,528 67.0 0.2 1.1 2 6,050 40.5 1.6 1.4
Finance and professional services 8 5,980 41.7 1.9 1.7 3 1,820 33.8 1.6 1.4 5 4,160 45.2 2.0 1.8
Education, health, and social services 96 585,780 47.5 0.6 1.3 9 23,100 33.1 0.6 0.7 87 562,680 48.1 0.6 1.3
Entertainment and hospitality 5 4,010 45.9 1.7 1.7 5 4,010 45.9 1.7 1.7
Public administration 50 171,090 52.2 1.3 1.5 50 171,090 52.2 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.

2017
All sectors Private sector Public sector
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 215 840,405 39.6 1.7 1.7 73 184,707 45.3 2.6 2.0 142 655,698 38.0 1.4 1.7
Primary industries 9 13,271 36.2 0.7 0.9 9 13,271 36.2 0.7 0.9
Utilities 3 2,920 29.4 1.6 1.7 2 2,230 27.4 1.7 1.8 1 690 36.0 1.2 1.7
Construction 16 97,270 44.5 3.4 2.0 16 97,270 44.5 3.4 2.0
Manufacturing 11 11,590 48.3 1.6 1.7 11 11,590 48.3 1.6 1.7
Wholesale and retail trade 7 14,550 47.5 1.7 1.9 6 7,560 47.0 1.9 2.0 1 6,990 48.0 1.5 1.9
Transportation 18 27,722 46.7 1.6 2.0 12 21,020 48.9 1.6 2.1 6 6,702 39.8 1.5 1.8
Information and culture 6 8,936 47.3 1.6 1.8 4 7,536 47.2 1.5 1.8 2 1,400 48.0 1.7 1.8
Finance and professional services 10 12,260 65.3 2.2 2.3 7 9,910 70.7 2.5 2.5 3 2,350 42.8 1.3 1.4
Education, health, and social services 74 379,480 29.7 1.5 1.7 2 8,770 24.0 2.0 2.1 72 370,710 29.9 1.4 1.7
Entertainment and hospitality 5 6,350 46.7 2.0 1.9 4 5,550 51.7 2.2 2.2 1 800 12.0 0.0 0.0
Public administration 56 266,056 49.1 1.4 1.6 56 266,056 49.1 1.4 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.

2018
All sectors Private sector Public sector
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 209 722,290 42.7 1.2 1.3 77 213,798 46.7 1.9 1.7 132 508,492 40.9 1.0 1.2
Primary industries 1 720 32.0 -0.2 -0.1 1 720 32.0 -0.2 -0.1
Utilities 11 28,899 45.1 1.3 2.0 3 4,220 48.3 2.0 2.1 8 24,679 44.5 1.2 2.0
Construction 17 94,030 46.9 2.1 1.5 17 94,030 46.9 2.1 1.5
Manufacturing 12 12,988 51.5 2.2 1.9 12 12,988 51.5 2.2 1.9
Wholesale and retail trade 7 17,970 50.9 0.7 1.4 6 17,320 51.5 0.7 1.4 1 650 36.0 0.0 0.0
Transportation 15 27,720 42.2 2.0 2.2 8 10,100 44.3 2.5 2.4 7 17,620 41.1 1.8 2.1
Information and culture 7 24,240 43.6 2.3 2.5 7 24,240 43.6 2.3 2.5
Finance and professional services 17 44,240 45.5 1.1 1.3 15 42,040 45.6 1.1 1.3 2 2,200 44.4 1.5 1.7
Education, health, and social services 72 325,270 39.0 0.8 1.0 4 3,930 50.3 1.2 1.3 68 321,340 38.9 0.8 1.0
Entertainment and hospitality 8 7,140 45.3 2.8 2.6 4 4,210 42.4 3.4 3.3 4 2,930 49.5 1.9 1.5
Public administration 42 139,073 44.8 1.3 1.4 42 139,073 44.8 1.3 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.

2019
All sectors Private sector Public sector
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 235 561,490 42.5 1.7 1.7 83 162,148 43.2 2.1 2.2 152 399,342 42.2 1.5 1.6
Primary industries 4 5,630 55.7 2.3 2.4 4 5,630 55.7 2.3 2.4
Utilities 11 18,770 36.0 1.8 2.1 4 4,580 38.2 2.0 1.8 7 14,190 35.3 1.8 2.2
Construction 39 96,755 36.7 2.0 2.1 39 96,755 36.7 2.0 2.1
Manufacturing 13 15,861 58.0 2.9 2.4 12 15,081 58.6 3.0 2.4 1 780 48.0 2.0 1.7
Wholesale and retail trade 9 16,180 56.0 0.9 1.7 7 14,450 55.7 1.0 1.8 2 1,730 58.5 0.0 0.7
Transportation 16 33,679 51.3 2.0 2.4 9 18,790 54.1 2.2 2.6 7 14,889 47.7 1.8 2.1
Information and culture 5 6,182 49.1 0.9 1.2 3 2,432 39.7 2.3 1.9 2 3,750 55.2 0.0 0.8
Finance and professional services 5 5,140 47.0 2.2 1.9 1 1,200 48.0 0.0 1.2 4 3,940 46.7 2.9 2.0
Education, health, and social services 82 232,133 38.2 1.2 1.4 2 1,430 29.0 0.0 0.3 80 230,703 38.2 1.2 1.4
Entertainment and hospitality 2 1,800 36.0 7.1 5.0 2 1,800 36.0 7.1 5.0
Public administration 49 129,360 48.6 2.0 1.7 49 129,360 48.6 2.0 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.

2020
All sectors Private sector Public sector
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 143 700,586 41.0 1.7 1.6 41 97,117 49.5 2.0 1.8 102 603,469 39.7 1.6 1.6
Primary industries 1 1,500 36.0 0.7 0.2 1 1,500 36.0 0.7 0.2
Utilities 5 12,476 44.4 1.5 1.9 5 12,476 44.4 1.5 1.9
Construction 8 18,352 46.6 0.8 1.0 8 18,352 46.6 0.8 1.0
Manufacturing 11 37,070 39.5 2.4 1.9 11 37,070 39.5 2.4 1.9
Wholesale and retail trade 7 11,581 80.0 0.8 0.9 6 11,081 80.3 0.8 0.9 1 500 72.0 1.0 1.2
Transportation 18 85,151 50.7 2.1 2.3 10 25,213 56.1 2.7 2.6 8 59,938 48.4 1.8 2.1
Information and culture 1 1,200 36.1 1.5 1.5 1 1,200 36.1 1.5 1.5
Finance and professional services 3 6,713 40.6 1.6 2.2 1 503 24.0 2.5 2.5 2 6,210 42.0 1.5 2.2
Education, health, and social services 59 342,764 37.4 1.1 1.2 1 780 36.0 2.0 2.0 58 341,984 37.4 1.1 1.2
Entertainment and hospitality 2 1,418 29.3 1.0 1.1 2 1,418 29.3 1.0 1.1
Public administration 28 182,361 40.5 2.5 2.0 28 182,361 40.5 2.5 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.

2021
All sectors Private sector Public sector
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 139 930,017 41.1 1.9 1.9 46 196,349 48.5 2.0 2.0 93 733,668 39.2 1.9 1.9
Primary industries 2 2,403 46.2 5.4 3.6 2 2,403 46.2 5.4 3.6
Utilities 5 12,326 22.1 1.0 1.1 1 1,150 36.0 0.0 1.3 4 11,176 20.6 1.1 1.1
Construction 7 147,010 47.9 2.0 2.0 7 147,010 47.9 2.0 2.0
Manufacturing 12 12,699 49.9 4.0 2.2 12 12,699 49.9 4.0 2.2
Wholesale and retail trade 6 8,580 64.7 1.5 1.4 5 7,780 64.0 1.0 1.2 1 800 72.0 5.7 3.2
Transportation 12 55,784 28.6 1.9 1.9 7 8,579 45.5 1.6 1.7 5 47,205 25.6 2.0 2.0
Information and culture 5 8,228 57.5 1.7 1.9 4 7,410 59.8 1.7 1.9 1 818 36.0 2.0 2.0
Finance and professional services 4 4,482 39.8 0.4 1.5 4 4,482 39.8 0.4 1.5
Education, health, and social services 52 542,554 37.6 1.9 1.9 52 542,554 37.6 1.9 1.9
Entertainment and hospitality 4 4,836 36.7 0.1 0.8 4 4,836 36.7 0.1 0.8
Public administration 30 131,115 52.0 1.8 2.1 30 131,115 52.0 1.8 2.1

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.

2022
All sectors Private sector Public sector
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 87 479,582 39.7 2.7 2.6 25 81,377 47.6 3.3 3.1 62 398,205 38.1 2.6 2.5
Primary industries
Utilities 1 635 35.9 0.0 0.9 1 635 35.9 0.0 0.9
Construction 2 21,100 36.0 4.2 4.2 2 21,100 36.0 4.2 4.2
Manufacturing 5 6,617 40.0 5.3 3.5 5 6,617 40.0 5.3 3.5
Wholesale and retail trade 2 9,790 43.2 8.5 3.3 1 2,800 61.0 0.0 0.3 1 6,990 36.0 11.9 4.5
Transportation 14 39,179 42.6 3.4 2.9 7 19,629 52.8 3.9 3.2 7 19,550 32.3 2.8 2.6
Information and culture 8 14,070 47.7 2.5 2.4 4 9,290 49.3 3.1 2.8 4 4,780 44.7 1.3 1.5
Finance and professional services 8 23,055 52.2 1.8 2.1 5 20,335 55.5 1.8 2.2 3 2,720 26.9 1.7 1.6
Education, health, and social services 29 236,919 38.4 2.4 2.5 29 236,919 38.4 2.4 2.5
Entertainment and hospitality 1 1,606 36.0 3.0 3.4 1 1,606 36.0 3.0 3.4
Public administration 17 126,611 38.5 2.5 2.3 17 126,611 38.5 2.5 2.3

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.

2023
All sectors Private sector Public sector
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 102 402,379 38.7 4.5 3.7 37 86,612 41.1 6.7 4.4 65 315,767 38.0 3.9 3.5
Primary industries 1 750 48.0 3.5 2.9 1 750 48.0 3.5 2.9
Utilities 6 16,828 27.9 4.2 4.0 1 1,264 36.0 3.0 2.7 5 15,564 27.2 4.3 4.1
Construction 4 8,472 28.5 6.7 6.6 4 8,472 28.5 6.7 6.6
Manufacturing 8 22,386 36.8 9.0 4.9 8 22,386 36.8 9.0 4.9
Wholesale and retail trade 3 10,379 56.7 9.1 4.3 2 8,979 60.0 10.2 4.4 1 1,400 36.0 2.0 4.0
Transportation 19 36,832 36.7 5.4 3.9 13 30,041 35.3 6.1 4.2 6 6,791 43.1 2.6 2.4
Information and culture 3 9,761 59.9 1.5 2.5 3 9,761 59.9 1.5 2.5
Finance and professional services 4 3,619 45.8 8.4 5.0 4 3,619 45.8 8.4 5.0
Education, health, and social services 29 173,894 32.9 4.7 3.7 1 1,340 48.0 0.0 0.8 28 172,554 32.8 4.7 3.8
Entertainment and hospitality
Public administration 25 119,458 46.6 2.8 3.0 25 119,458 46.6 2.8 3.0

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.

2024
All sectors Private sector Public sector
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 30 118,525 37.9 3.5 3.0 9 16,509 38.7 4.9 3.6 21 102,016 37.7 3.3 2.9
Primary industries 1 3,317 36.0 5.0 4.0 1 3,317 36.0 5.0 4.0
Utilities 1 520 36.0 3.0 2.7 1 520 36.0 3.0 2.7
Construction
Manufacturing 2 2,603 48.0 7.9 4.6 2 2,603 48.0 7.9 4.6
Wholesale and retail trade
Transportation 2 5,150 45.8 5.1 4.0 2 5,150 45.8 5.1 4.0
Information and culture 3 6,920 37.6 3.8 2.1 2 2,320 40.7 4.4 2.9 1 4,600 36.0 3.5 1.7
Finance and professional services 1 900 12.0 0.0 0.0 1 900 12.0 0.0 0.0
Education, health, and social services 11 69,293 33.0 3.4 3.0 1 2,219 24.0 3.0 3.0 10 67,074 33.3 3.4 3.0
Entertainment and hospitality
Public administration 9 29,822 48.0 3.2 2.8 9 29,822 48.0 3.2 2.8

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

Note: Data for 2024 cover the months of January through May. 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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