Major wage settlements by sector and industry

Publication date: October 31, 2019

Table of Contents

Month

October 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 17 54,250 33.8 0.5 0.6 4 13,580 24.9 -0.2 0.2 13 40,670 36.8 0.7 0.7
Primary industries
Utilities
Construction 1 640 42.5 -4.2 -1.2 1 640 42.5 -4.2 -1.2
Manufacturing
Wholesale and retail trade
Transportation 2 11,650 36.7 2.0 2.0 2 11,650 36.7 2.0 2.0
Information and culture
Finance and professional services 3 12,940 24.0 0.0 0.3 3 12,940 24.0 0.0 0.3
Education, health, and social services 2 2,360 36.0 1.5 1.4 2 2,360 36.0 1.5 1.4
Entertainment and hospitality
Public administration 9 26,660 37.0 0.1 0.1 9 26,660 37.0 0.1 0.1

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.

November 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 10 45,620 46.5 0.2 0.5 2 2,880 38.4 0.7 1.6 8 42,740 47.1 0.2 0.5
Primary industries
Utilities
Construction 1 2,300 36.0 0.0 1.0 1 2,300 36.0 0.0 1.0
Manufacturing
Wholesale and retail trade
Transportation
Information and culture
Finance and professional services
Education, health, and social services 6 41,160 47.5 0.1 0.4 6 41,160 47.5 0.1 0.4
Entertainment and hospitality 1 580 48.0 3.5 3.6 1 580 48.0 3.5 3.6
Public administration 2 1,580 36.0 1.4 1.6 2 1,580 36.0 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.

December 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 16 47,260 39.5 0.7 0.9 5 8,500 44.5 1.3 1.2 11 38,760 38.5 0.6 0.8
Primary industries
Utilities 1 3,220 12.0 2.0 2.0 1 3,220 12.0 2.0 2.0
Construction 1 1,850 36.0 0.0 0.3 1 1,850 36.0 0.0 0.3
Manufacturing 1 550 36.0 5.7 3.7 1 550 36.0 5.7 3.7
Wholesale and retail trade 1 3,000 60.0 0.3 0.6 1 3,000 60.0 0.3 0.6
Transportation 2 1,390 40.6 2.4 2.6 1 860 36.0 3.0 3.0 1 530 48.0 1.5 1.8
Information and culture
Finance and professional services 1 2,240 36.0 2.0 1.3 1 2,240 36.0 2.0 1.3
Education, health, and social services 7 32,000 41.6 0.3 0.6 7 32,000 41.6 0.3 0.6
Entertainment and hospitality
Public administration 2 3,010 31.6 2.1 2.0 2 3,010 31.6 2.1 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.

January 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 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 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 74,750 37.3 1.9 1.9 5 3,330 54.6 1.5 1.8 10 71,420 36.5 1.9 1.9
Primary industries 1 580 120.0 0.0 0.0 1 580 120.0 0.0 0.0
Utilities
Construction 1 630 24.0 3.0 2.1 1 630 24.0 3.0 2.1
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 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 21 49,790 49.3 0.6 1.2 6 11,850 56.9 0.4 1.6 15 37,940 46.9 0.7 1.1
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 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 55,270 43.3 1.0 1.5 6 16,190 39.6 2.0 2.3 10 39,080 44.9 0.6 1.2
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 5 20,780 50.5 0.0 0.7 5 20,780 50.5 0.0 0.7
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 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 26 49,250 39.2 1.9 2.0 19 34,645 36.5 2.4 2.4 7 14,605 45.7 0.7 0.8
Primary industries
Utilities
Construction 18 33,905 36.0 2.4 2.4 18 33,905 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 2 2,645 41.9 0.6 0.5 2 2,645 41.9 0.6 0.5

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.

June 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 14 38,110 43.4 1.8 1.9 6 24,150 47.2 2.1 2.4 8 13,960 36.9 1.3 0.9
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
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
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 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 11 23,400 43.2 1.4 1.7 4 9,700 47.3 1.1 1.5 7 13,700 40.4 1.7 1.8
Primary industries 1 3,200 48.0 2.5 2.9 1 3,200 48.0 2.5 2.9
Utilities
Construction 1 4,700 48.0 0.0 0.6 1 4,700 48.0 0.0 0.6
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 1 600 36.0 0.0 0.0 5 8,960 41.4 1.6 1.8
Entertainment and hospitality
Public administration 2 4,740 38.5 2.0 1.8 2 4,740 38.5 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.

August 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 6 7,910 33.3 1.1 1.4 3 3,670 34.9 2.0 2.2 3 4,240 32.0 0.3 0.7
Primary industries
Utilities 2 2,210 34.1 1.9 2.0 2 2,210 34.1 1.9 2.0
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 2 1,440 24.3 1.0 1.0 2 1,440 24.3 1.0 1.0
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.

September 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 6 5,170 41.2 0.9 0.8 2 1,510 44.7 1.8 1.9 4 3,660 39.7 0.5 0.4
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 3 3,100 39.9 0.0 0.0 3 3,100 39.9 0.0 0.0
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.

Quarter

Q4 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 55 226,400 37.4 1.3 1.5 29 60,310 49.3 1.2 1.2 26 166,090 33.1 1.4 1.6
Primary industries 3 2,500 49.5 0.0 1.1 3 2,500 49.5 0.0 1.1
Utilities 2 1,880 35.4 0.0 0.9 1 990 24.0 0.0 0.9 1 890 48.0 0.0 0.9
Construction 6 6,950 36.0 1.7 1.5 6 6,950 36.0 1.7 1.5
Manufacturing 7 25,360 48.1 2.0 1.1 7 25,360 48.1 2.0 1.1
Wholesale and retail trade 3 3,400 45.2 1.5 1.7 2 2,800 42.0 1.7 1.7 1 600 60.0 0.5 1.5
Transportation 3 49,460 24.4 0.8 1.2 2 1,460 36.4 -4.7 -0.7 1 48,000 24.0 1.0 1.2
Information and culture 2 11,450 71.3 0.0 1.0 2 11,450 71.3 0.0 1.0
Finance and professional services
Education, health, and social services 17 79,790 29.5 1.4 1.8 5 7,700 36.1 1.4 1.4 12 72,090 28.8 1.4 1.8
Entertainment and hospitality 1 1,100 84.0 0.0 2.4 1 1,100 84.0 0.0 2.4
Public administration 11 44,510 49.1 1.9 1.6 11 44,510 49.1 1.9 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 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 47 261,870 30.2 1.5 1.8 11 20,900 38.2 1.5 1.8 36 240,970 29.6 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 1 660 60.0 1.5 1.4 1 660 60.0 1.5 1.4
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 1 7,370 24.0 1.5 2.0 19 196,940 25.9 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 13 41,040 46.0 1.4 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 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 77 328,530 42.8 1.3 1.5 20 20,520 46.7 2.0 2.0 57 308,010 42.5 1.2 1.5
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 5 4,710 38.4 2.8 2.9 3 9,760 57.0 0.2 1.6
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 3 2,050 41.8 1.8 1.6
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 27 188,910 48.9 1.3 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.

Q3 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 47 89,890 43.0 1.7 1.8 22 40,390 39.2 1.8 2.0 25 49,500 46.1 1.6 1.7
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 3 4,150 46.0 0.7 1.6 1 6,990 48.0 1.5 1.9
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 1 3,300 48.0 1.5 1.7 1 800 12.0 0.0 0.0
Public administration 7 13,720 59.3 2.1 1.9 7 13,720 59.3 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 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 38 90,840 43.1 1.7 1.6 10 15,610 35.0 1.1 0.9 28 75,230 44.8 1.8 1.7
Primary industries 4 8,100 25.0 0.2 0.2 4 8,100 25.0 0.2 0.2
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 1 600 36.9 1.0 1.3 3 4,150 39.0 1.6 1.8
Information and culture
Finance and professional services 4 3,160 44.1 1.5 1.6 1 810 48.0 2.0 2.4 3 2,350 42.8 1.3 1.4
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 9 24,480 50.2 1.2 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.

Q1 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 55 127,790 41.8 0.8 0.8 24 31,100 48.0 1.8 1.9 31 96,690 39.8 0.4 0.5
Primary industries
Utilities 3 1,980 42.8 1.8 2.1 2 1,020 49.2 2.0 2.0 1 960 36.0 1.5 2.2
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 2,310 37.0 2.3 2.4 1 1,380 48.0 1.5 1.6
Information and culture 6 16,240 47.4 2.0 2.2 6 16,240 47.4 2.0 2.2
Finance and professional services 4 3,210 51.0 2.3 1.8 4 3,210 51.0 2.3 1.8
Education, health, and social services 25 80,340 38.5 0.3 0.3 2 1,820 25.1 1.0 1.0 23 78,520 38.9 0.3 0.3
Entertainment and hospitality
Public administration 6 15,830 44.1 1.0 1.0 6 15,830 44.1 1.0 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.

Q2 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 52 136,960 47.2 1.6 1.9 20 53,140 50.1 1.7 2.1 32 83,820 45.5 1.5 1.7
Primary industries
Utilities 3 9,420 33.5 1.9 2.2 1 3,200 48.0 2.0 2.1 2 6,220 26.0 1.9 2.3
Construction 6 5,400 41.9 1.6 1.2 6 5,400 41.9 1.6 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 1 940 57.5 0.0 3.0 2 3,290 39.5 3.5 2.8
Public administration 9 21,800 48.7 1.4 1.8 9 21,800 48.7 1.4 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.

Q3 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 33 164,745 33.0 1.5 1.6 10 9,870 38.3 1.8 1.4 23 154,875 32.7 1.4 1.6
Primary industries 2 1,220 33.7 -0.1 0.5 2 1,220 33.7 -0.1 0.5
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 1 2,500 36.0 4.5 2.3 1 2,500 36.0 4.5 2.3
Education, health, and social services 13 118,280 31.2 1.3 1.5 1 610 72.0 0.0 1.2 12 117,670 31.0 1.3 1.5
Entertainment and hospitality 3 2,040 43.6 3.1 2.0 1 590 36.0 3.0 1.8 2 1,450 46.7 3.1 2.1
Public administration 7 34,470 37.6 1.8 1.9 7 34,470 37.6 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 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 43 147,130 39.6 0.5 0.7 11 24,960 33.1 0.4 0.7 32 122,170 40.9 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 1 550 36.0 5.7 3.7 1 550 36.0 5.7 3.7
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 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 47 179,555 40.4 1.6 1.7 13 18,480 54.9 1.0 1.9 34 161,075 38.7 1.6 1.7
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 3 1,780 39.8 0.5 0.8 3 1,780 39.8 0.5 0.8
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 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 56 142,630 42.0 1.6 1.8 31 74,985 40.6 2.2 2.4 25 67,645 43.4 0.8 1.0
Primary industries
Utilities 2 8,000 33.7 1.8 2.2 2 8,000 33.7 1.8 2.2
Construction 22 57,205 36.1 2.2 2.4 22 57,205 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 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 16 44,670 45.2 0.4 0.7 16 44,670 45.2 0.4 0.7
Entertainment and hospitality
Public administration 7 14,975 43.4 1.6 1.4 7 14,975 43.4 1.6 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.

Q3 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 23 36,480 40.8 1.3 1.5 9 14,880 43.9 1.4 1.7 14 21,600 38.6 1.2 1.3
Primary industries 1 3,200 48.0 2.5 2.9 1 3,200 48.0 2.5 2.9
Utilities 2 2,210 34.1 1.9 2.0 2 2,210 34.1 1.9 2.0
Construction 1 4,700 48.0 0.0 0.6 1 4,700 48.0 0.0 0.6
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 11 14,100 39.1 1.1 1.2 1 600 36.0 0.0 0.0 10 13,500 39.2 1.1 1.3
Entertainment and hospitality
Public administration 2 4,740 38.5 2.0 1.8 2 4,740 38.5 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.

Year

2010
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 333 1,291,380 41.5 1.8 1.8 145 424,490 39.2 2.7 2.1 188 866,890 42.6 1.3 1.6
Primary industries 8 9,250 43.2 2.7 2.8 8 9,250 43.2 2.7 2.8
Utilities 8 10,170 32.4 1.6 1.5 3 2,720 24.0 2.9 2.9 5 7,450 35.5 1.2 1.0
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 28 34,010 46.5 0.6 1.5
Wholesale and retail trade 15 44,390 54.9 0.6 1.1 14 43,380 55.3 0.6 1.1 1 1,010 36.0 1.0 1.8
Transportation 19 34,210 48.9 2.2 2.2 12 16,620 48.0 1.5 2.0 7 17,590 49.7 2.8 2.4
Information and culture 7 8,150 45.2 0.6 0.8 6 7,600 44.1 0.4 0.8 1 550 59.8 2.8 0.6
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 6 22,830 29.1 1.2 1.3 121 557,720 44.3 1.3 1.7
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 52 281,750 39.0 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.

2011
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 302 676,710 40.0 1.3 1.8 112 194,640 48.1 1.4 2.0 190 482,070 36.7 1.3 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 3 4,360 39.2 2.9 3.0 8 12,990 27.5 2.4 2.6
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 23 20,750 48.3 1.7 1.9 1 520 36.0 1.8 1.8
Wholesale and retail trade 16 31,840 49.4 1.2 1.8 14 30,280 50.5 1.2 1.8 2 1,560 26.9 0.6 1.2
Transportation 24 51,220 45.4 2.0 2.3 13 28,130 51.6 1.9 2.4 11 23,090 37.9 2.0 2.2
Information and culture 9 27,440 52.5 1.6 1.9 6 17,990 61.2 1.6 2.0 3 9,450 35.9 1.6 1.7
Finance and professional services 13 14,810 55.6 0.6 2.0 9 11,310 59.6 0.5 2.0 4 3,500 42.5 0.8 2.0
Education, health, and social services 114 323,720 34.9 1.2 1.5 8 10,780 15.8 2.1 2.0 106 312,940 35.5 1.2 1.5
Entertainment and hospitality 14 14,980 39.1 1.0 1.6 10 9,870 39.0 1.5 1.8 4 5,110 39.2 0.0 1.2
Public administration 51 112,910 40.7 1.2 1.9 51 112,910 40.7 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 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 270 750,776 37.8 1.4 1.7 88 146,496 46.9 1.3 1.5 182 604,280 35.5 1.5 1.7
Primary industries 3 2,240 45.6 3.1 3.4 3 2,240 45.6 3.1 3.4
Utilities 9 16,930 34.0 2.5 2.4 5 3,870 32.1 2.6 2.6 4 13,060 34.6 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 11 23,580 46.8 1.2 2.3 16 81,280 54.3 1.9 1.7
Information and culture 12 22,401 41.7 1.5 1.7 8 17,551 42.8 1.6 1.8 4 4,850 37.9 0.9 1.5
Finance and professional services 13 20,610 49.1 1.4 1.9 7 13,010 50.3 1.8 2.2 6 7,600 46.9 0.6 1.3
Education, health, and social services 110 334,150 29.4 1.3 1.6 9 11,680 37.2 0.3 0.3 101 322,470 29.1 1.4 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 51 175,020 38.2 1.5 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.

2013
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 486 1,094,560 36.9 1.4 1.4 162 426,170 41.6 2.4 2.1 324 668,390 33.8 0.7 1.0
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 2 1,600 27.8 3.0 3.0 13 31,770 45.1 1.3 2.2
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 32 33,420 46.9 1.6 1.9
Wholesale and retail trade 21 53,310 70.9 1.7 1.8 17 43,790 75.7 2.0 2.0 4 9,520 48.4 0.4 1.3
Transportation 19 21,340 41.1 1.7 2.0 13 12,420 45.4 2.0 2.1 6 8,920 35.1 1.3 1.9
Information and culture 9 14,600 43.8 1.6 1.7 5 9,140 51.9 1.5 1.8 4 5,460 30.1 1.7 1.7
Finance and professional services 17 23,930 50.8 1.0 2.4 13 19,770 52.9 1.1 2.6 4 4,160 40.8 0.8 1.6
Education, health, and social services 243 466,730 32.3 0.5 0.7 4 9,220 49.7 0.4 0.9 239 457,510 32.0 0.5 0.7
Entertainment and hospitality 6 4,270 48.5 1.7 1.6 4 2,900 43.0 1.5 1.4 2 1,370 60.0 2.0 2.0
Public administration 52 149,680 35.8 1.3 1.4 52 149,680 35.8 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.

2014
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 249 694,200 45.8 1.5 1.7 68 151,650 39.4 3.4 2.3 181 542,550 47.6 0.9 1.5
Primary industries 3 1,830 39.1 4.5 3.3 3 1,830 39.1 4.5 3.3
Utilities 10 10,630 44.3 2.3 2.4 5 6,010 42.3 2.6 2.6 5 4,620 46.8 1.8 2.2
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 9 14,970 50.0 3.0 1.8 2 1,460 48.0 0.8 1.9
Transportation 17 32,200 40.6 1.7 1.7 6 5,100 38.8 2.0 2.3 11 27,100 40.9 1.6 1.6
Information and culture 9 13,950 44.9 1.9 1.4 5 6,420 40.0 1.9 1.9 4 7,530 49.2 1.9 1.0
Finance and professional services 5 5,010 35.1 1.5 1.5 3 1,920 24.0 1.2 1.1 2 3,090 42.0 1.6 1.7
Education, health, and social services 112 399,280 47.1 0.8 1.4 2 1,100 49.1 2.0 1.8 110 398,180 47.1 0.8 1.4
Entertainment and hospitality 10 14,410 47.7 0.9 1.9 7 9,710 44.4 1.0 2.1 3 4,700 54.5 0.8 1.4
Public administration 44 95,870 51.1 1.1 1.7 44 95,870 51.1 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 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 241 777,690 43.0 0.9 1.2 95 210,960 51.3 1.5 1.7 146 566,730 39.9 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 23 56,900 43.6 0.5 1.6 23 56,900 43.6 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 38,090 61.8 2.1 2.4 6 8,750 56.1 2.1 2.0
Information and culture 4 12,170 42.9 2.1 2.0 3 11,540 42.0 2.0 1.9 1 630 60.0 4.3 2.6
Finance and professional services 10 18,130 45.7 0.8 1.6 8 12,990 42.2 1.0 1.8 2 5,140 54.7 0.2 1.2
Education, health, and social services 100 443,955 38.8 0.4 0.8 9 11,520 24.1 1.1 1.3 91 432,435 39.2 0.4 0.8
Entertainment and hospitality 6 5,750 53.4 2.2 2.2 4 4,130 57.5 2.2 2.5 2 1,620 43.2 1.9 1.4
Public administration 32 91,400 40.4 1.5 1.5 32 91,400 40.4 1.5 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.

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 281 1,181,660 48.0 0.9 1.3 122 252,360 45.0 1.5 1.5 159 929,300 48.9 0.7 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 48 108,700 36.3 1.9 1.9 48 108,700 36.3 1.9 1.9
Manufacturing 25 45,210 47.0 2.0 1.4 24 44,690 47.0 2.0 1.3 1 520 48.0 1.7 1.6
Wholesale and retail trade 9 24,020 60.0 1.4 1.3 8 23,420 60.0 1.4 1.3 1 600 60.0 0.5 1.5
Transportation 19 86,250 41.2 0.9 1.3 10 16,150 86.2 0.3 1.4 9 70,100 30.8 1.0 1.3
Information and culture 6 19,840 58.6 0.7 1.2 4 13,790 66.5 0.3 1.2 2 6,050 40.5 1.6 1.4
Finance and professional services 7 5,330 44.6 1.9 1.6 3 1,820 33.8 1.6 1.4 4 3,510 50.3 2.1 1.7
Education, health, and social services 96 694,880 49.3 0.5 1.2 9 23,100 33.1 0.6 0.7 87 671,780 49.9 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 51 173,430 52.3 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 209 771,130 38.6 1.4 1.7 63 97,420 39.9 1.7 1.8 146 673,710 38.4 1.4 1.7
Primary industries 8 12,280 35.3 0.7 0.8 8 12,280 35.3 0.7 0.8
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 13 28,520 36.0 1.7 1.7 13 28,520 36.0 1.7 1.7
Manufacturing 8 9,580 47.9 1.7 1.8 8 9,580 47.9 1.7 1.8
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 20 28,870 47.0 1.4 1.9 12 13,260 41.7 2.1 2.2 8 15,610 51.4 0.7 1.7
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 5 3,460 48.5 1.8 1.9 3 2,350 42.8 1.3 1.4
Education, health, and social services 75 385,090 30.0 1.5 1.7 1 7,370 24.0 1.5 2.0 74 377,720 30.1 1.5 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 56 268,150 49.1 1.4 1.6 56 268,150 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 183 576,625 40.0 1.1 1.3 65 119,070 45.0 1.5 1.7 118 457,555 38.7 1.0 1.1
Primary industries 2 1,220 33.7 -0.1 0.5 2 1,220 33.7 -0.1 0.5
Utilities 8 15,255 30.2 1.9 2.1 3 4,220 48.3 2.0 2.1 5 11,035 23.3 1.9 2.2
Construction 13 14,540 39.7 0.7 0.8 13 14,540 39.7 0.7 0.8
Manufacturing 9 9,090 53.5 2.3 1.8 9 9,090 53.5 2.3 1.8
Wholesale and retail trade 7 17,970 50.9 0.7 1.8 6 17,320 51.5 0.7 1.9 1 650 36.0 0.0 0.0
Transportation 13 22,580 41.5 2.0 2.1 7 6,070 44.1 2.3 2.5 6 16,510 40.6 1.8 2.0
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 12 37,830 43.3 1.3 1.2 12 37,830 43.3 1.3 1.2
Education, health, and social services 70 323,700 38.5 0.8 1.0 3 2,430 36.8 0.7 1.0 67 321,270 38.5 0.8 1.0
Entertainment and hospitality 7 6,850 43.9 2.9 2.6 3 2,110 48.9 1.8 2.8 4 4,740 41.7 3.4 2.5
Public administration 35 103,350 40.6 1.2 1.3 35 103,350 40.6 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.

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 126 358,665 41.0 1.5 1.7 53 108,345 43.5 1.9 2.2 73 250,320 40.0 1.4 1.5
Primary industries 2 3,780 59.0 2.1 2.5 2 3,780 59.0 2.1 2.5
Utilities 5 11,070 33.9 1.9 2.1 2 2,210 34.1 1.9 2.0 3 8,860 33.9 1.9 2.2
Construction 26 63,685 37.1 2.0 2.2 26 63,685 37.1 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 3 8,390 60.1 0.5 1.8 3 8,390 60.1 0.5 1.8
Transportation 11 20,690 53.8 2.0 2.3 9 15,490 52.3 2.3 2.6 2 5,200 58.1 0.9 1.2
Information and culture 2 1,650 41.0 1.6 1.7 2 1,650 41.0 1.6 1.7
Finance and professional services 2 1,760 45.1 1.1 1.6 1 1,200 48.0 0.0 1.2 1 560 39.0 3.6 2.3
Education, health, and social services 52 199,555 38.5 1.3 1.5 1 600 36.0 0.0 0.0 51 198,955 38.6 1.3 1.5
Entertainment and hospitality
Public administration 16 36,745 46.7 1.4 1.5 16 36,745 46.7 1.4 1.5

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

Note: Data for 2019 cover the months of January through September. 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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