Major wage settlements by sector and jurisdiction (detailed)

Publication date: June 1, 2022

Table of Contents

Month

May 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 jurisdictions 11 18,832 49.9 1.7 1.6 4 4,660 66.5 1.8 1.9 7 14,172 44.5 1.7 1.4
Federal jurisdiction 2 5,900 65.1 2.6 2.3 1 2,800 84.0 2.0 2.1 1 3,100 48.0 3.1 2.5
Newfoundland and Labrador
Prince Edward Island
Nova Scotia
New Brunswick
Quebec 1 525 60.0 1.3 1.6 1 525 60.0 1.3 1.6
Ontario 4 5,417 36.0 1.1 1.1 2 1,230 36.0 1.6 1.6 2 4,187 36.0 1.0 1.0
Manitoba 1 3,870 48.0 1.6 0.9 1 3,870 48.0 1.6 0.9
Saskatchewan 2 1,300 60.4 0.6 1.2 1 630 48.1 1.3 1.4 1 670 72.0 0.0 1.0
Alberta
British Columbia 1 1,820 36.0 2.0 2.0 1 1,820 36.0 2.0 2.0
All territories
Multi-provinces

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 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 jurisdictions 8 27,695 37.0 2.0 1.9 4 3,540 40.1 1.8 2.3 4 24,155 36.6 2.0 1.9
Federal jurisdiction 1 1,600 12.0 2.2 2.2 1 1,600 12.0 2.2 2.2
Newfoundland and Labrador
Prince Edward Island 1 1,000 36.0 3.3 1.9 1 1,000 36.0 3.3 1.9
Nova Scotia
New Brunswick 1 500 60.0 1.8 3.5 1 500 60.0 1.8 3.5
Quebec 2 21,850 37.8 2.0 2.0 1 850 84.0 1.5 1.9 1 21,000 36.0 2.0 2.0
Ontario 1 995 36.0 1.0 1.0 1 995 36.0 1.0 1.0
Manitoba 1 1,160 48.0 1.4 0.8 1 1,160 48.0 1.4 0.8
Saskatchewan
Alberta 1 590 36.0 1.0 1.7 1 590 36.0 1.0 1.7
British Columbia
All territories
Multi-provinces

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 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 jurisdictions 11 177,260 46.8 2.0 2.0 5 145,970 48.0 2.1 2.1 6 31,290 41.1 1.6 1.8
Federal jurisdiction
Newfoundland and Labrador
Prince Edward Island
Nova Scotia 4 23,840 36.0 1.5 1.8 4 23,840 36.0 1.5 1.8
New Brunswick
Quebec 4 144,940 48.0 2.1 2.1 4 144,940 48.0 2.1 2.1
Ontario 2 7,730 58.4 2.0 1.9 1 1,030 48.0 3.0 2.5 1 6,700 60.0 1.8 1.8
Manitoba
Saskatchewan
Alberta
British Columbia 1 750 36.0 2.0 2.0 1 750 36.0 2.0 2.0
All territories
Multi-provinces

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 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 jurisdictions 7 33,495 63.0 0.5 2.3 3 6,720 43.5 1.0 1.8 4 26,775 67.9 0.4 2.5
Federal jurisdiction 4 25,720 73.4 0.3 2.6 3 6,720 43.5 1.0 1.8 1 19,000 84.0 0.0 2.9
Newfoundland and Labrador
Prince Edward Island
Nova Scotia
New Brunswick
Quebec
Ontario
Manitoba 1 2,875 36.0 1.5 1.2 1 2,875 36.0 1.5 1.2
Saskatchewan
Alberta 1 900 24.0 0.0 0.9 1 900 24.0 0.0 0.9
British Columbia
All territories 1 4,000 24.0 1.5 1.5 1 4,000 24.0 1.5 1.5
Multi-provinces

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 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 jurisdictions 20 131,199 36.3 2.0 2.0 4 4,546 58.5 2.9 2.5 16 126,653 35.5 2.0 2.0
Federal jurisdiction 3 49,753 25.0 2.0 2.0 2 1,753 52.7 0.8 1.3 1 48,000 24.0 2.0 2.0
Newfoundland and Labrador
Prince Edward Island
Nova Scotia
New Brunswick
Quebec 17 81,446 43.3 2.0 2.0 2 2,793 62.2 4.2 3.3 15 78,653 42.6 1.9 2.0
Ontario
Manitoba
Saskatchewan
Alberta
British Columbia
All territories
Multi-provinces

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 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 jurisdictions 6 64,631 36.8 2.0 2.0 2 2,125 48.0 1.7 2.1 4 62,506 36.4 2.0 2.0
Federal jurisdiction 1 725 48.0 1.0 1.8 1 725 48.0 1.0 1.8
Newfoundland and Labrador
Prince Edward Island
Nova Scotia
New Brunswick
Quebec 4 62,506 36.4 2.0 2.0 4 62,506 36.4 2.0 2.0
Ontario 1 1,400 48.1 2.1 2.2 1 1,400 48.1 2.1 2.2
Manitoba
Saskatchewan
Alberta
British Columbia
All territories
Multi-provinces

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 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 jurisdictions 6 129,405 36.1 2.0 2.0 6 129,405 36.1 2.0 2.0
Federal jurisdiction
Newfoundland and Labrador
Prince Edward Island
Nova Scotia
New Brunswick
Quebec 5 128,474 36.0 2.0 2.0 5 128,474 36.0 2.0 2.0
Ontario 1 931 48.0 1.0 1.2 1 931 48.0 1.0 1.2
Manitoba
Saskatchewan
Alberta
British Columbia
All territories
Multi-provinces

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 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 jurisdictions 8 95,190 38.6 2.4 2.1 2 3,913 65.9 9.5 3.4 6 91,277 37.4 2.1 2.0
Federal jurisdiction 1 8,624 48.0 2.8 2.0 1 8,624 48.0 2.8 2.0
Newfoundland and Labrador
Prince Edward Island
Nova Scotia
New Brunswick
Quebec 6 84,653 36.9 2.2 2.0 1 2,000 60.0 8.4 3.3 5 82,653 36.3 2.0 2.0
Ontario
Manitoba
Saskatchewan
Alberta 1 1,913 72.0 10.6 3.6 1 1,913 72.0 10.6 3.6
British Columbia
All territories
Multi-provinces

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 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 jurisdictions 3 42,594 44.3 0.6 1.4 1 2,240 36.0 1.5 1.8 2 40,354 44.7 0.6 1.3
Federal jurisdiction
Newfoundland and Labrador
Prince Edward Island
Nova Scotia
New Brunswick
Quebec
Ontario 1 11,000 36.0 2.2 2.1 1 11,000 36.0 2.2 2.1
Manitoba
Saskatchewan
Alberta 1 29,354 48.0 0.0 1.1 1 29,354 48.0 0.0 1.1
British Columbia
All territories
Multi-provinces 1 2,240 36.0 1.5 1.8 1 2,240 36.0 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.

March 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 jurisdictions 3 7,954 25.0 3.5 3.2 3 7,954 25.0 3.5 3.2
Federal jurisdiction
Newfoundland and Labrador
Prince Edward Island
Nova Scotia
New Brunswick
Quebec 1 1,348 60.0 6.1 3.9 1 1,348 60.0 6.1 3.9
Ontario 1 1,606 36.0 3.0 3.4 1 1,606 36.0 3.0 3.4
Manitoba
Saskatchewan
Alberta
British Columbia 1 5,000 12.0 3.0 3.0 1 5,000 12.0 3.0 3.0
All territories
Multi-provinces

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 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 jurisdictions 4 5,750 33.9 3.1 3.0 1 1,025 24.0 3.5 3.5 3 4,725 36.0 3.0 2.9
Federal jurisdiction 1 660 36.0 3.5 3.5 1 660 36.0 3.5 3.5
Newfoundland and Labrador
Prince Edward Island
Nova Scotia
New Brunswick
Quebec 1 1,025 24.0 3.5 3.5 1 1,025 24.0 3.5 3.5
Ontario 1 2,865 36.0 3.2 3.0 1 2,865 36.0 3.2 3.0
Manitoba 1 1,200 36.0 2.2 2.2 1 1,200 36.0 2.2 2.2
Saskatchewan
Alberta
British Columbia
All territories
Multi-provinces

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 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 jurisdictions 73 177,092 42.2 1.6 1.7 35 80,248 40.9 2.2 2.4 38 96,844 43.3 1.1 1.2
Federal jurisdiction 7 17,940 52.8 2.4 2.2 3 8,440 58.2 2.0 2.7 4 9,500 48.0 2.8 1.8
Newfoundland and Labrador 1 5,500 48.0 0.0 0.0 1 5,500 48.0 0.0 0.0
Prince Edward Island 2 3,410 36.0 2.0 2.1 2 3,410 36.0 2.0 2.1
Nova Scotia
New Brunswick 1 750 36.0 1.8 2.3 1 750 36.0 1.8 2.3
Quebec 2 1,538 67.4 2.5 2.6 1 708 62.0 3.0 3.2 1 830 72.0 2.0 2.0
Ontario 35 89,367 38.8 2.1 2.2 26 61,790 36.7 2.3 2.4 9 27,577 43.5 1.7 1.9
Manitoba
Saskatchewan 5 18,392 60.0 0.2 1.1 1 900 84.0 2.0 2.0 4 17,492 58.8 0.1 1.1
Alberta 12 25,310 31.0 0.4 0.3 12 25,310 31.0 0.4 0.3
British Columbia 7 12,885 45.3 1.6 1.8 2 5,660 54.4 1.1 1.6 5 7,225 38.1 2.0 2.0
All territories
Multi-provinces 1 2,000 36.0 1.8 2.0 1 2,000 36.0 1.8 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.

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 jurisdictions 60 99,443 43.4 2.0 1.7 16 20,972 42.6 1.9 1.8 44 78,471 43.7 2.0 1.7
Federal jurisdiction 20 47,342 47.4 2.8 2.0 5 4,532 43.2 3.4 2.4 15 42,810 47.9 2.7 2.0
Newfoundland and Labrador 1 1,000 48.0 0.0 0.0 1 1,000 48.0 0.0 0.0
Prince Edward Island 1 1,160 48.0 2.0 1.8 1 1,160 48.0 2.0 1.8
Nova Scotia 2 2,130 61.5 0.8 1.5 1 930 48.0 1.7 1.9 1 1,200 72.0 0.0 1.2
New Brunswick
Quebec 1 1,200 60.0 2.0 1.2 1 1,200 60.0 2.0 1.2
Ontario 6 5,579 37.5 1.9 2.0 4 3,990 41.3 1.7 1.9 2 1,589 27.9 2.3 2.1
Manitoba 1 1,300 47.8 0.0 0.4 1 1,300 47.8 0.0 0.4
Saskatchewan 1 2,000 60.0 0.0 1.1 1 2,000 60.0 0.0 1.1
Alberta 14 16,290 33.6 1.0 1.1 4 5,580 39.1 2.2 2.1 10 10,710 30.8 0.3 0.5
British Columbia 12 17,692 39.2 1.5 1.6 2 5,940 45.5 0.6 1.0 10 11,752 36.0 2.0 2.0
All territories 1 3,750 36.0 1.7 1.7 1 3,750 36.0 1.7 1.7
Multi-provinces

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

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

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

Q4 2019
All 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 jurisdictions 42 118,765 41.3 1.1 1.3 12 15,150 44.5 1.7 1.7 30 103,615 40.9 1.1 1.2
Federal jurisdiction 2 3,580 60.0 0.3 1.3 1 580 60.0 2.0 2.8 1 3,000 60.0 0.0 1.0
Newfoundland and Labrador
Prince Edward Island
Nova Scotia 1 1,080 72.0 0.0 1.2 1 1,080 72.0 0.0 1.2
New Brunswick 3 2,300 36.0 2.0 2.0 3 2,300 36.0 2.0 2.0
Quebec 1 850 40.0 2.0 0.9 1 850 40.0 2.0 0.9
Ontario 10 67,735 36.5 1.2 1.2 1 1,200 47.7 4.2 2.1 9 66,535 36.3 1.1 1.2
Manitoba 1 1,400 47.8 0.0 1.8 1 1,400 47.8 0.0 1.8
Saskatchewan 5 13,950 69.2 0.0 1.0 1 2,090 60.0 0.0 0.9 4 11,860 70.9 0.0 1.1
Alberta 7 9,930 26.0 0.8 0.8 4 4,480 29.5 1.7 1.7 3 5,450 23.2 0.0 0.0
British Columbia 12 17,940 41.1 2.3 2.2 2 4,500 53.9 1.7 1.6 10 13,440 36.8 2.4 2.4
All territories
Multi-provinces

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 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 jurisdictions 38 77,780 42.7 0.9 1.2 10 24,070 49.7 2.0 1.7 28 53,710 39.6 0.5 1.0
Federal jurisdiction 5 21,650 58.6 1.2 2.3 4 10,650 57.2 2.5 2.3 1 11,000 60.0 0.0 2.2
Newfoundland and Labrador
Prince Edward Island
Nova Scotia
New Brunswick
Quebec 1 1,670 36.0 2.5 2.5 1 1,670 36.0 2.5 2.5
Ontario 2 1,410 48.0 2.5 2.3 2 1,410 48.0 2.5 2.3
Manitoba 1 1,900 60.0 2.0 2.0 1 1,900 60.0 2.0 2.0
Saskatchewan 5 6,950 65.4 0.4 1.2 5 6,950 65.4 0.4 1.2
Alberta 17 32,480 26.8 0.2 0.1 3 7,450 36.0 0.7 0.2 14 25,030 24.0 0.0 0.0
British Columbia 7 11,720 41.8 2.2 2.1 1 2,400 60.0 3.0 2.5 6 9,320 37.2 2.0 2.0
All territories
Multi-provinces

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 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 jurisdictions 35 347,302 38.7 1.3 1.5 7 12,450 46.3 2.2 2.2 28 334,852 38.4 1.3 1.4
Federal jurisdiction 4 52,280 48.0 2.1 2.4 1 770 14.0 11.9 10.1 3 51,510 48.5 2.0 2.3
Newfoundland and Labrador
Prince Edward Island
Nova Scotia
New Brunswick
Quebec
Ontario 5 199,724 36.0 1.0 1.0 5 199,724 36.0 1.0 1.0
Manitoba 1 1,200 60.0 1.9 2.0 1 1,200 60.0 1.9 2.0
Saskatchewan 3 13,920 48.1 0.1 1.5 3 13,920 48.1 0.1 1.5
Alberta 1 2,200 35.9 0.0 1.0 1 2,200 35.9 0.0 1.0
British Columbia 21 77,978 37.2 1.9 2.0 5 10,480 47.1 1.5 1.6 16 67,498 35.7 2.0 2.1
All territories
Multi-provinces

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 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 jurisdictions 28 179,093 41.0 2.3 2.0 9 18,093 41.4 2.4 2.0 19 161,000 41.0 2.3 2.0
Federal jurisdiction 7 141,480 40.5 2.6 2.1 3 4,200 48.6 2.2 2.4 4 137,280 40.3 2.6 2.1
Newfoundland and Labrador
Prince Edward Island
Nova Scotia
New Brunswick
Quebec 2 3,003 74.0 0.4 1.3 1 503 24.0 2.5 2.5 1 2,500 84.0 0.0 1.1
Ontario 5 16,570 36.4 2.2 1.8 3 12,170 35.9 2.6 2.0 2 4,400 37.6 1.2 1.2
Manitoba 2 1,750 34.6 0.7 1.1 2 1,750 34.6 0.7 1.1
Saskatchewan 1 4,000 71.7 0.0 1.2 1 4,000 71.7 0.0 1.2
Alberta 3 5,920 34.9 0.0 0.1 1 720 100.7 0.0 0.2 2 5,200 25.8 0.0 0.1
British Columbia 8 6,370 36.9 1.9 1.9 1 500 48.0 1.2 1.2 7 5,870 36.0 2.0 2.0
All territories
Multi-provinces

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 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 jurisdictions 37 93,636 44.4 2.1 1.9 11 32,511 44.6 2.3 1.9 26 61,125 44.3 2.0 1.8
Federal jurisdiction 9 34,073 44.9 2.6 2.2 4 12,163 59.4 2.3 2.3 5 21,910 36.9 2.8 2.1
Newfoundland and Labrador
Prince Edward Island
Nova Scotia 1 9,300 48.0 2.0 1.7 1 9,300 48.0 2.0 1.7
New Brunswick
Quebec 8 9,330 58.6 2.5 2.2 1 738 12.0 2.0 2.0 7 8,592 62.6 2.6 2.2
Ontario 11 29,593 37.9 2.1 1.7 4 17,700 35.9 2.5 1.8 7 11,893 40.8 1.5 1.7
Manitoba 1 1,250 48.0 0.0 0.4 1 1,250 48.0 0.0 0.4
Saskatchewan 2 2,900 42.2 0.5 1.6 2 2,900 42.2 0.5 1.6
Alberta 1 1,210 48.0 0.0 0.2 1 1,210 48.0 0.0 0.2
British Columbia 4 5,980 45.6 0.7 1.2 1 700 36.0 1.0 1.3 3 5,280 46.8 0.7 1.2
All territories
Multi-provinces

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 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 jurisdictions 33 88,830 46.9 1.4 1.5 9 7,829 43.3 1.4 1.4 24 81,001 47.3 1.4 1.5
Federal jurisdiction 7 24,666 38.1 2.5 1.9 2 1,631 27.0 1.3 1.3 5 23,035 38.9 2.5 2.0
Newfoundland and Labrador 1 3,700 24.0 2.0 2.0 1 3,700 24.0 2.0 2.0
Prince Edward Island
Nova Scotia
New Brunswick 1 2,800 72.0 0.6 1.5 1 2,800 72.0 0.6 1.5
Quebec 5 11,184 70.0 1.5 1.8 2 1,321 31.8 0.0 0.7 3 9,863 75.1 1.8 1.9
Ontario 5 11,780 18.9 0.8 0.9 1 557 36.0 0.0 0.4 4 11,223 18.1 0.9 0.9
Manitoba 3 3,240 53.6 1.4 1.3 1 1,500 60.0 2.0 2.1 2 1,740 48.0 0.9 0.7
Saskatchewan 2 22,800 65.3 0.0 1.1 2 22,800 65.3 0.0 1.1
Alberta 3 3,640 42.6 1.5 1.2 2 2,220 54.5 1.8 1.3 1 1,420 24.0 1.0 1.0
British Columbia 6 5,020 23.4 2.8 2.4 1 600 36.0 3.0 2.5 5 4,420 21.7 2.8 2.4
All territories
Multi-provinces

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 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 jurisdictions 25 59,477 43.2 1.6 1.6 10 12,700 59.9 1.2 1.5 15 46,777 38.6 1.8 1.6
Federal jurisdiction 3 7,500 53.8 2.5 2.3 2 4,400 57.8 2.1 2.1 1 3,100 48.0 3.1 2.5
Newfoundland and Labrador
Prince Edward Island 1 1,000 36.0 3.3 1.9 1 1,000 36.0 3.3 1.9
Nova Scotia 1 1,000 24.0 1.0 1.1 1 1,000 24.0 1.0 1.1
New Brunswick 1 500 60.0 1.8 3.5 1 500 60.0 1.8 3.5
Quebec 3 22,375 38.4 2.0 2.0 1 850 84.0 1.5 1.9 2 21,525 36.6 2.0 2.0
Ontario 6 12,212 36.0 1.1 1.1 2 1,230 36.0 1.6 1.6 4 10,982 36.0 1.0 1.0
Manitoba 3 5,630 48.0 1.5 1.0 1 600 48.0 1.0 2.0 2 5,030 48.0 1.6 0.9
Saskatchewan 2 1,300 60.4 0.6 1.2 1 630 48.1 1.3 1.4 1 670 72.0 0.0 1.0
Alberta 2 4,490 67.3 0.1 0.5 2 4,490 67.3 0.1 0.5
British Columbia 3 3,470 36.0 2.0 2.0 3 3,470 36.0 2.0 2.0
All territories
Multi-provinces

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 jurisdictions 38 341,954 44.4 1.8 2.0 12 157,236 48.1 2.0 2.1 26 184,718 41.2 1.7 2.0
Federal jurisdiction 7 75,473 41.5 1.4 2.2 5 8,473 45.4 0.9 1.7 2 67,000 41.0 1.4 2.3
Newfoundland and Labrador
Prince Edward Island
Nova Scotia 4 23,840 36.0 1.5 1.8 4 23,840 36.0 1.5 1.8
New Brunswick
Quebec 21 226,386 46.3 2.0 2.0 6 147,733 48.3 2.1 2.1 15 78,653 42.6 1.9 2.0
Ontario 2 7,730 58.4 2.0 1.9 1 1,030 48.0 3.0 2.5 1 6,700 60.0 1.8 1.8
Manitoba 1 2,875 36.0 1.5 1.2 1 2,875 36.0 1.5 1.2
Saskatchewan
Alberta 1 900 24.0 0.0 0.9 1 900 24.0 0.0 0.9
British Columbia 1 750 36.0 2.0 2.0 1 750 36.0 2.0 2.0
All territories 1 4,000 24.0 1.5 1.5 1 4,000 24.0 1.5 1.5
Multi-provinces

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 jurisdictions 20 289,226 37.1 2.1 2.0 4 6,038 59.6 6.8 3.0 16 283,188 36.6 2.0 2.0
Federal jurisdiction 2 9,349 48.0 2.7 1.9 1 725 48.0 1.0 1.8 1 8,624 48.0 2.8 2.0
Newfoundland and Labrador
Prince Edward Island
Nova Scotia
New Brunswick
Quebec 15 275,633 36.4 2.1 2.0 1 2,000 60.0 8.4 3.3 14 273,633 36.2 2.0 2.0
Ontario 2 2,331 48.0 1.7 1.8 1 1,400 48.1 2.1 2.2 1 931 48.0 1.0 1.2
Manitoba
Saskatchewan
Alberta 1 1,913 72.0 10.6 3.6 1 1,913 72.0 10.6 3.6
British Columbia
All territories
Multi-provinces

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 jurisdictions 6 50,548 41.2 1.1 1.6 1 2,240 36.0 1.5 1.8 5 48,308 41.5 1.1 1.6
Federal jurisdiction
Newfoundland and Labrador
Prince Edward Island
Nova Scotia
New Brunswick
Quebec 1 1,348 60.0 6.1 3.9 1 1,348 60.0 6.1 3.9
Ontario 2 12,606 36.0 2.3 2.2 2 12,606 36.0 2.3 2.2
Manitoba
Saskatchewan
Alberta 1 29,354 48.0 0.0 1.1 1 29,354 48.0 0.0 1.1
British Columbia 1 5,000 12.0 3.0 3.0 1 5,000 12.0 3.0 3.0
All territories
Multi-provinces 1 2,240 36.0 1.5 1.8 1 2,240 36.0 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.

Year

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 jurisdictions 484 1,092,600 36.8 1.4 1.4 160 424,210 41.5 2.5 2.1 324 668,390 33.8 0.7 1.0
Federal jurisdiction 40 77,520 40.4 1.8 1.9 24 26,080 47.0 1.8 2.1 16 51,440 37.0 1.8 1.8
Newfoundland and Labrador 12 20,510 47.2 0.2 1.3 1 1,400 36.0 2.8 2.7 11 19,110 48.0 0.0 1.2
Prince Edward Island 3 6,000 47.7 1.0 1.6 3 6,000 47.7 1.0 1.6
Nova Scotia 15 33,820 34.2 2.1 2.5 2 1,010 36.0 2.0 2.4 13 32,810 34.2 2.1 2.5
New Brunswick 8 28,370 47.1 0.3 1.1 4 2,700 38.5 2.8 2.2 4 25,670 48.0 0.0 1.0
Quebec 41 201,550 36.2 2.6 2.0 20 168,670 33.1 2.8 2.0 21 32,880 52.0 1.6 2.3
Ontario 254 477,170 30.6 0.8 0.9 63 131,360 37.4 2.2 2.3 191 345,810 28.0 0.3 0.4
Manitoba 11 15,190 49.2 1.2 2.1 5 6,810 50.8 2.8 2.9 6 8,380 47.9 0.0 1.5
Saskatchewan 12 20,710 43.8 2.0 1.8 4 4,520 51.6 2.5 2.4 8 16,190 41.6 1.8 1.6
Alberta 35 64,420 45.0 1.9 1.7 16 32,640 47.2 3.0 2.6 19 31,780 42.7 0.7 0.9
British Columbia 50 137,860 47.3 1.3 1.6 19 42,720 77.2 1.7 1.8 31 95,140 33.9 1.1 1.6
All territories 1 3,180 36.0 2.0 1.9 1 3,180 36.0 2.0 1.9
Multi-provinces 2 6,300 42.8 3.8 2.0 2 6,300 42.8 3.8 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.

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 jurisdictions 245 689,168 45.8 1.4 1.7 66 149,033 39.4 3.5 2.3 179 540,135 47.6 0.9 1.5
Federal jurisdiction 20 30,050 41.1 1.6 1.6 11 11,520 38.1 2.0 2.1 9 18,530 43.0 1.4 1.2
Newfoundland and Labrador 4 15,170 48.0 0.0 1.2 4 15,170 48.0 0.0 1.2
Prince Edward Island 3 2,770 42.3 0.7 1.6 3 2,770 42.3 0.7 1.6
Nova Scotia 5 7,690 32.0 2.0 2.3 2 3,700 36.0 1.7 1.8 3 3,990 28.3 2.3 2.7
New Brunswick 4 4,520 45.8 0.9 1.6 2 1,150 45.4 1.7 1.9 2 3,370 46.0 0.6 1.5
Quebec 25 97,863 38.6 4.1 2.3 10 83,033 35.0 4.5 2.4 15 14,830 58.8 2.1 1.8
Ontario 61 169,315 35.3 1.2 1.4 17 17,950 45.6 1.5 1.9 44 151,365 34.0 1.2 1.3
Manitoba 14 33,150 50.7 1.8 1.9 2 3,580 51.8 3.2 2.0 12 29,570 50.5 1.7 1.9
Saskatchewan 16 31,955 53.5 1.9 1.8 2 1,250 53.8 2.3 1.8 14 30,705 53.5 1.9 1.8
Alberta 34 97,370 45.1 1.4 2.0 9 12,200 45.0 3.5 2.2 25 85,170 45.1 1.1 1.9
British Columbia 58 198,605 57.8 0.3 1.4 11 14,650 48.8 1.9 2.0 47 183,955 58.5 0.2 1.3
All territories 1 710 48.0 3.0 1.7 1 710 48.0 3.0 1.7
Multi-provinces

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 jurisdictions 238 753,178 42.8 1.0 1.2 90 184,920 51.7 2.2 1.8 148 568,258 39.9 0.6 1.0
Federal jurisdiction 24 47,460 58.0 2.0 2.3 20 44,860 59.5 2.0 2.4 4 2,600 32.5 1.7 1.7
Newfoundland and Labrador 1 550 36.0 2.4 2.3 1 550 36.0 2.4 2.3
Prince Edward Island 1 1,210 48.0 1.5 2.4 1 1,210 48.0 1.5 2.4
Nova Scotia 8 7,960 39.1 2.1 2.1 5 5,130 38.2 2.2 2.1 3 2,830 40.7 1.8 1.9
New Brunswick 6 12,990 54.7 1.3 1.2 1 600 36.0 1.9 1.4 5 12,390 55.6 1.2 1.2
Quebec 18 27,318 57.4 2.0 1.9 6 9,170 52.9 1.7 1.8 12 18,148 59.6 2.1 2.0
Ontario 82 463,120 39.0 0.4 0.8 24 58,680 56.2 1.4 1.4 58 404,440 36.5 0.3 0.7
Manitoba 18 36,835 49.3 1.2 1.8 4 3,700 51.9 2.6 2.4 14 33,135 49.0 1.1 1.7
Saskatchewan 8 21,280 45.5 1.8 1.8 2 1,420 32.8 0.5 0.8 6 19,860 46.4 1.9 1.9
Alberta 41 73,210 38.1 2.6 1.6 20 33,270 42.8 3.4 1.2 21 39,940 34.2 1.9 1.9
British Columbia 29 58,205 53.1 1.4 1.7 6 25,300 44.5 3.0 2.4 23 32,905 59.7 0.2 1.2
All territories 1 800 36.0 1.5 1.7 1 800 36.0 1.5 1.7
Multi-provinces 1 2,240 36.0 3.4 2.8 1 2,240 36.0 3.4 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.

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 jurisdictions 283 1,074,184 46.8 0.9 1.4 123 252,289 45.0 1.5 1.5 160 821,895 47.4 0.8 1.3
Federal jurisdiction 24 123,000 45.1 1.1 1.3 14 30,000 76.8 0.7 1.4 10 93,000 34.9 1.2 1.3
Newfoundland and Labrador 1 1,400 36.0 1.7 1.9 1 1,400 36.0 1.7 1.9
Prince Edward Island 3 3,880 41.1 1.6 2.5 1 550 72.0 2.5 2.1 2 3,330 36.0 1.5 2.6
Nova Scotia 1 690 36.0 2.0 1.7 1 690 36.0 2.0 1.7
New Brunswick 12 13,830 51.7 1.6 1.7 5 4,600 36.0 1.9 2.0 7 9,230 59.5 1.5 1.5
Quebec 50 359,574 60.1 0.1 1.1 8 7,739 47.4 2.5 2.1 42 351,835 60.4 0.1 1.1
Ontario 104 365,030 36.4 1.6 1.6 65 166,220 41.8 1.8 1.6 39 198,810 31.8 1.5 1.6
Manitoba 22 32,740 50.8 1.7 1.8 3 2,700 48.0 3.2 3.1 19 30,040 51.0 1.5 1.7
Saskatchewan 4 13,030 46.5 0.3 1.0 1 940 36.0 2.7 2.7 3 12,090 47.3 0.1 0.8
Alberta 34 80,400 30.7 1.2 1.2 15 27,190 31.5 -0.1 0.4 19 53,210 30.3 1.8 1.6
British Columbia 25 71,560 53.2 0.6 1.3 9 8,950 43.0 0.9 1.3 16 62,610 54.7 0.5 1.3
All territories 2 7,050 41.6 2.0 1.6 2 7,050 41.6 2.0 1.6
Multi-provinces 1 2,000 36.0 2.2 2.2 1 2,000 36.0 2.2 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.

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 jurisdictions 215 838,099 39.2 1.7 1.7 72 177,621 44.1 2.5 1.9 143 660,478 37.9 1.4 1.7
Federal jurisdiction 45 200,140 47.9 1.3 1.5 22 32,090 48.8 1.4 1.9 23 168,050 47.7 1.3 1.4
Newfoundland and Labrador
Prince Edward Island
Nova Scotia 2 16,800 58.7 0.0 0.9 2 16,800 58.7 0.0 0.9
New Brunswick 4 18,570 53.7 1.0 1.0 1 500 48.0 0.0 1.2 3 18,070 53.9 1.0 1.0
Quebec 17 91,541 52.8 3.5 2.1 6 71,903 48.3 4.1 2.2 11 19,638 69.1 1.6 1.9
Ontario 76 386,908 31.7 1.8 2.0 15 25,268 37.4 3.2 2.2 61 361,640 31.3 1.7 2.0
Manitoba 4 8,190 52.3 0.4 1.6 4 8,190 52.3 0.4 1.6
Saskatchewan 6 5,810 41.8 1.3 1.6 3 2,330 43.8 0.6 1.7 3 3,480 40.5 1.9 1.6
Alberta 36 70,230 26.0 0.6 0.6 10 16,850 31.3 -0.3 0.3 26 53,380 24.4 0.9 0.7
British Columbia 25 39,910 42.5 1.3 1.9 15 28,680 41.7 1.2 1.9 10 11,230 44.5 1.8 1.9
All territories
Multi-provinces

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 jurisdictions 202 699,743 41.8 1.2 1.3 73 206,095 46.5 1.8 1.6 129 493,648 39.9 1.0 1.2
Federal jurisdiction 28 74,790 47.3 1.7 1.9 15 28,060 46.5 2.4 2.3 13 46,730 47.8 1.3 1.7
Newfoundland and Labrador 10 19,510 47.7 0.1 0.1 1 550 36.0 2.2 2.0 9 18,960 48.0 0.0 0.0
Prince Edward Island 1 1,400 36.0 2.0 1.5 1 1,400 36.0 2.0 1.5
Nova Scotia 19 39,320 63.3 0.2 1.1 7 8,110 39.9 0.8 0.7 12 31,210 69.4 0.1 1.2
New Brunswick 1 550 48.0 2.5 2.5 1 550 48.0 2.5 2.5
Quebec 14 117,835 52.8 2.0 1.6 7 95,045 50.4 2.2 1.7 7 22,790 62.6 1.3 1.5
Ontario 59 196,853 35.3 1.4 1.6 15 36,270 39.7 0.7 1.2 44 160,583 34.4 1.6 1.7
Manitoba 7 9,370 53.8 2.0 1.7 6 8,400 54.4 2.2 1.8 1 970 48.0 0.0 0.4
Saskatchewan 6 17,440 31.0 0.1 0.6 1 1,250 96.1 0.0 1.1 5 16,190 25.9 0.1 0.6
Alberta 37 142,645 35.4 0.2 0.2 8 7,740 39.7 0.5 0.9 29 134,905 35.1 0.2 0.2
British Columbia 17 76,380 36.8 2.0 2.1 10 17,180 39.2 2.2 2.3 7 59,200 36.1 2.0 2.0
All territories 1 710 48.0 1.0 1.5 1 710 48.0 1.0 1.5
Multi-provinces 2 2,940 38.8 1.5 1.0 2 2,940 38.8 1.5 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.

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 jurisdictions 234 607,108 41.7 1.6 1.7 82 158,291 42.7 2.0 2.2 152 448,817 41.4 1.5 1.5
Federal jurisdiction 38 83,532 50.1 2.4 2.0 15 22,422 52.0 2.3 2.5 23 61,110 49.4 2.5 1.8
Newfoundland and Labrador 5 15,480 47.0 0.0 0.2 5 15,480 47.0 0.0 0.2
Prince Edward Island 4 5,520 38.5 2.0 2.0 4 5,520 38.5 2.0 2.0
Nova Scotia 4 4,060 59.0 0.7 1.4 1 930 48.0 1.7 1.9 3 3,130 62.2 0.4 1.2
New Brunswick 4 3,050 36.0 1.9 2.1 4 3,050 36.0 1.9 2.1
Quebec 8 7,904 65.5 2.1 1.9 3 1,889 60.8 2.7 2.7 5 6,015 66.9 1.9 1.6
Ontario 67 204,110 39.1 1.7 1.8 35 91,480 38.6 2.1 2.3 32 112,630 39.6 1.4 1.5
Manitoba 2 2,700 47.8 0.0 1.1 2 2,700 47.8 0.0 1.1
Saskatchewan 14 37,665 61.7 0.2 1.1 3 3,840 60.3 1.0 1.4 11 33,825 61.8 0.1 1.1
Alberta 45 71,930 32.1 0.5 0.6 12 13,280 37.2 1.5 1.5 33 58,650 30.9 0.2 0.4
British Columbia 39 160,507 38.1 2.0 2.0 8 19,400 51.5 1.6 1.8 31 141,107 36.2 2.0 2.0
All territories 3 8,650 47.1 1.0 1.6 3 8,650 47.1 1.0 1.6
Multi-provinces 1 2,000 36.0 1.8 2.0 1 2,000 36.0 1.8 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.

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 jurisdictions 138 697,811 40.5 1.7 1.6 37 87,124 45.6 2.2 1.9 101 610,687 39.8 1.6 1.6
Federal jurisdiction 25 249,483 44.3 2.4 2.2 12 27,783 55.7 2.6 2.5 13 221,700 42.8 2.3 2.2
Newfoundland and Labrador
Prince Edward Island
Nova Scotia 1 9,300 48.0 2.0 1.7 1 9,300 48.0 2.0 1.7
New Brunswick
Quebec 11 14,003 59.2 2.1 2.0 3 2,911 27.8 2.4 2.4 8 11,092 67.4 2.0 1.9
Ontario 23 247,297 36.3 1.2 1.1 7 29,870 35.9 2.5 1.9 16 217,427 36.4 1.0 1.0
Manitoba 5 6,100 50.2 1.2 1.4 2 3,100 60.0 2.0 2.0 3 3,000 40.2 0.4 0.8
Saskatchewan 11 27,770 55.2 0.2 1.4 11 27,770 55.2 0.2 1.4
Alberta 22 41,810 29.0 0.1 0.1 5 9,380 42.5 0.6 0.2 17 32,430 25.1 0.0 0.1
British Columbia 40 102,048 38.2 1.9 2.0 8 14,080 48.8 1.7 1.7 32 87,968 36.6 1.9 2.0
All territories
Multi-provinces

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 jurisdictions 116 779,487 41.9 1.9 1.9 35 183,803 49.1 2.1 2.0 81 595,684 39.6 1.8 1.9
Federal jurisdiction 19 116,988 42.1 1.8 2.1 10 15,229 47.2 1.3 1.8 9 101,759 41.3 1.9 2.2
Newfoundland and Labrador 1 3,700 24.0 2.0 2.0 1 3,700 24.0 2.0 2.0
Prince Edward Island 1 1,000 36.0 3.3 1.9 1 1,000 36.0 3.3 1.9
Nova Scotia 5 24,840 35.5 1.5 1.8 5 24,840 35.5 1.5 1.8
New Brunswick 2 3,300 70.2 0.8 1.8 1 500 60.0 1.8 3.5 1 2,800 72.0 0.6 1.5
Quebec 44 535,578 41.3 2.0 2.0 10 151,904 48.5 2.2 2.1 34 383,674 38.5 2.0 2.0
Ontario 15 34,053 36.0 1.2 1.2 5 4,217 42.9 1.9 1.9 10 29,836 35.0 1.1 1.1
Manitoba 7 11,745 46.6 1.5 1.1 2 2,100 56.6 1.7 2.1 5 9,645 44.4 1.4 0.9
Saskatchewan 4 24,100 65.0 0.0 1.1 1 630 48.1 1.3 1.4 3 23,470 65.5 0.0 1.1
Alberta 7 10,943 56.3 2.4 1.3 5 8,623 65.0 2.9 1.4 2 2,320 24.0 0.6 1.0
British Columbia 10 9,240 29.2 2.4 2.2 1 600 36.0 3.0 2.5 9 8,640 28.7 2.4 2.2
All territories 1 4,000 24.0 1.5 1.5 1 4,000 24.0 1.5 1.5
Multi-provinces

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 jurisdictions 10 56,298 40.5 1.3 1.8 2 3,265 32.2 2.1 2.3 8 53,033 41.0 1.2 1.8
Federal jurisdiction 1 660 36.0 3.5 3.5 1 660 36.0 3.5 3.5
Newfoundland and Labrador
Prince Edward Island
Nova Scotia
New Brunswick
Quebec 2 2,373 44.5 5.0 3.7 1 1,025 24.0 3.5 3.5 1 1,348 60.0 6.1 3.9
Ontario 3 15,471 36.0 2.5 2.4 3 15,471 36.0 2.5 2.4
Manitoba 1 1,200 36.0 2.2 2.2 1 1,200 36.0 2.2 2.2
Saskatchewan
Alberta 1 29,354 48.0 0.0 1.1 1 29,354 48.0 0.0 1.1
British Columbia 1 5,000 12.0 3.0 3.0 1 5,000 12.0 3.0 3.0
All territories
Multi-provinces 1 2,240 36.0 1.5 1.8 1 2,240 36.0 1.5 1.8

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

Note: Data for 2022 cover the months of January through April. 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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