Major wage settlements by sector and jurisdiction (detailed)

Publication date: December 31, 2020

Table of Contents

Month

December 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 17 24,670 37.7 1.6 1.7 8 7,640 41.9 1.3 1.6 9 17,030 35.8 1.7 1.7
Federal jurisdiction 1 580 60.0 2.0 2.8 1 580 60.0 2.0 2.8
Newfoundland and Labrador
Prince Edward Island
Nova Scotia
New Brunswick 3 2,300 36.0 2.0 2.0 3 2,300 36.0 2.0 2.0
Quebec 1 600 36.0 1.5 1.5 1 600 36.0 1.5 1.5
Ontario 4 5,240 42.1 1.4 1.4 4 5,240 42.1 1.4 1.4
Manitoba
Saskatchewan 1 2,090 60.0 0.0 0.9 1 2,090 60.0 0.0 0.9
Alberta 3 5,870 24.9 0.6 0.6 2 2,070 26.8 1.6 1.7 1 3,800 23.9 0.0 0.0
British Columbia 4 7,990 37.4 2.7 2.7 4 7,990 37.4 2.7 2.7
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 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 21 36,600 29.7 0.5 0.5 6 12,500 37.9 1.3 1.2 15 24,100 25.4 0.1 0.1
Federal jurisdiction 3 5,050 40.8 2.0 2.7 3 5,050 40.8 2.0 2.7
Newfoundland and Labrador
Prince Edward Island
Nova Scotia
New Brunswick
Quebec
Ontario 2 1,410 48.0 2.5 2.3 2 1,410 48.0 2.5 2.3
Manitoba
Saskatchewan
Alberta 16 30,140 27.0 0.2 0.1 3 7,450 36.0 0.7 0.2 13 22,690 24.0 0.0 0.0
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.

February 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 9 15,070 54.1 1.4 1.7 1 2,400 60.0 3.0 2.5 8 12,670 53.0 1.1 1.6
Federal jurisdiction
Newfoundland and Labrador
Prince Edward Island
Nova Scotia
New Brunswick
Quebec
Ontario
Manitoba
Saskatchewan 5 6,950 65.4 0.4 1.2 5 6,950 65.4 0.4 1.2
Alberta
British Columbia 4 8,120 44.4 2.3 2.2 1 2,400 60.0 3.0 2.5 3 5,720 37.9 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.

March 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 4 9,200 57.9 2.6 1.9 1 5,600 72.0 3.0 1.8 3 3,600 36.0 2.0 2.0
Federal jurisdiction 1 5,600 72.0 3.0 1.8 1 5,600 72.0 3.0 1.8
Newfoundland and Labrador
Prince Edward Island
Nova Scotia
New Brunswick
Quebec
Ontario
Manitoba
Saskatchewan
Alberta
British Columbia 3 3,600 36.0 2.0 2.0 3 3,600 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.

April 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 13 212,744 36.1 1.2 1.3 13 212,744 36.1 1.2 1.3
Federal jurisdiction
Newfoundland and Labrador
Prince Edward Island
Nova Scotia
New Brunswick
Quebec
Ontario 4 155,724 36.0 1.0 1.0 4 155,724 36.0 1.0 1.0
Manitoba
Saskatchewan
Alberta 1 2,200 35.9 0.0 1.0 1 2,200 35.9 0.0 1.0
British Columbia 8 54,820 36.3 2.0 2.0 8 54,820 36.3 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.

May 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 7 66,670 40.3 0.9 1.2 4 7,670 46.5 2.0 2.1 3 59,000 39.5 0.8 1.1
Federal jurisdiction 2 2,970 48.1 4.2 3.9 1 770 14.0 11.9 10.1 1 2,200 60.0 1.5 1.7
Newfoundland and Labrador
Prince Edward Island
Nova Scotia
New Brunswick
Quebec
Ontario 1 44,000 36.0 1.0 1.0 1 44,000 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 1 12,800 48.0 0.0 1.5 1 12,800 48.0 0.0 1.5
Alberta
British Columbia 2 5,700 48.0 0.7 1.0 2 5,700 48.0 0.7 1.0
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 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 12 64,640 45.9 2.0 2.3 3 4,780 46.0 2.5 2.4 9 59,860 45.9 2.0 2.3
Federal jurisdiction 2 49,310 48.0 2.0 2.3 2 49,310 48.0 2.0 2.3
Newfoundland and Labrador
Prince Edward Island
Nova Scotia
New Brunswick
Quebec
Ontario
Manitoba
Saskatchewan 1 530 36.0 2.0 1.7 1 530 36.0 2.0 1.7
Alberta
British Columbia 9 14,800 39.2 2.1 2.3 3 4,780 46.0 2.5 2.4 6 10,020 36.0 2.0 2.3
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 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 6 10,810 40.9 1.8 1.9 3 5,500 45.6 2.4 2.5 3 5,310 36.0 1.3 1.3
Federal jurisdiction 2 3,400 51.6 2.0 2.2 2 3,400 51.6 2.0 2.2
Newfoundland and Labrador
Prince Edward Island
Nova Scotia
New Brunswick
Quebec
Ontario 2 5,900 36.0 1.7 1.7 1 2,100 36.0 3.1 3.0 1 3,800 36.0 1.0 1.0
Manitoba
Saskatchewan
Alberta
British Columbia 2 1,510 36.0 2.0 2.0 2 1,510 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 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 5 6,800 59.2 0.3 1.2 1 500 48.0 1.2 1.2 4 6,300 60.1 0.2 1.2
Federal jurisdiction
Newfoundland and Labrador
Prince Edward Island
Nova Scotia
New Brunswick
Quebec
Ontario
Manitoba 1 770 48.0 0.0 1.0 1 770 48.0 0.0 1.0
Saskatchewan 1 4,000 71.7 0.0 1.2 1 4,000 71.7 0.0 1.2
Alberta 1 800 36.0 0.0 0.7 1 800 36.0 0.0 0.7
British Columbia 2 1,230 40.9 1.7 1.7 1 500 48.0 1.2 1.2 1 730 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.

September 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 8 151,550 40.3 2.5 2.0 4 14,270 40.7 1.9 1.5 4 137,280 40.3 2.6 2.1
Federal jurisdiction 5 138,080 40.3 2.6 2.1 1 800 36.0 3.2 3.4 4 137,280 40.3 2.6 2.1
Newfoundland and Labrador
Prince Edward Island
Nova Scotia
New Brunswick
Quebec
Ontario 2 10,070 35.9 2.5 1.8 2 10,070 35.9 2.5 1.8
Manitoba
Saskatchewan
Alberta 1 3,400 56.1 0.0 0.0 1 3,400 56.1 0.0 0.0
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 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 4 12,620 36.6 2.3 1.7 3 11,490 37.9 2.3 1.7 1 1,130 24.0 2.0 2.0
Federal jurisdiction 1 900 72.0 2.2 2.3 1 900 72.0 2.2 2.3
Newfoundland and Labrador
Prince Edward Island
Nova Scotia
New Brunswick
Quebec
Ontario 1 9,750 35.9 2.5 1.8 1 9,750 35.9 2.5 1.8
Manitoba
Saskatchewan
Alberta 1 840 24.0 0.0 0.0 1 840 24.0 0.0 0.0
British Columbia 1 1,130 24.0 2.0 2.0 1 1,130 24.0 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.

November 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 8 39,070 39.3 2.5 2.0 3 7,950 35.9 2.5 1.8 5 31,120 40.2 2.5 2.0
Federal jurisdiction 3 20,320 36.0 2.8 2.1 3 20,320 36.0 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
Ontario 3 7,950 35.9 2.5 1.8 3 7,950 35.9 2.5 1.8
Manitoba
Saskatchewan 1 1,500 48.0 1.0 2.5 1 1,500 48.0 1.0 2.5
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

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 jurisdictions 42 160,608 45.3 2.7 1.8 12 83,860 45.6 3.6 1.9 30 76,748 45.0 1.8 1.7
Federal jurisdiction 10 16,230 44.1 1.4 1.8 3 2,060 41.0 1.9 2.1 7 14,170 44.5 1.4 1.7
Newfoundland and Labrador
Prince Edward Island
Nova Scotia 1 7,500 72.0 0.0 1.2 1 7,500 72.0 0.0 1.2
New Brunswick 2 10,070 49.1 1.0 1.0 2 10,070 49.1 1.0 1.0
Quebec 7 72,168 48.3 4.0 2.1 3 69,100 47.9 4.1 2.1 4 3,068 57.3 1.3 1.6
Ontario 14 39,600 39.0 2.7 2.0 2 3,450 48.1 2.4 1.2 12 36,150 38.2 2.7 2.0
Manitoba
Saskatchewan 1 1,500 52.3 2.0 1.8 1 1,500 52.3 2.0 1.8
Alberta 5 11,460 27.8 0.5 0.5 4 9,250 28.7 0.3 0.4 1 2,210 24.0 1.2 1.0
British Columbia 2 2,080 48.0 1.6 1.9 2 2,080 48.0 1.6 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.

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 jurisdictions 56 139,210 42.3 0.8 0.9 24 31,100 48.0 1.8 1.9 32 108,110 40.7 0.5 0.6
Federal jurisdiction 11 33,000 47.7 1.5 1.7 6 10,640 47.1 2.0 2.0 5 22,360 48.0 1.3 1.6
Newfoundland and Labrador 9 15,510 47.6 0.1 0.1 1 550 36.0 2.2 2.0 8 14,960 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 3 3,300 53.0 0.5 1.3 3 3,300 53.0 0.5 1.3
New Brunswick 1 550 48.0 2.5 2.5 1 550 48.0 2.5 2.5
Quebec 4 4,250 56.8 1.9 2.2 3 3,550 53.8 2.2 2.4 1 700 72.0 0.0 1.3
Ontario 10 16,600 43.7 1.8 1.9 5 7,600 45.4 2.2 2.2 5 9,000 42.3 1.5 1.7
Manitoba 1 2,200 48.0 0.0 1.5 1 2,200 48.0 0.0 1.5
Saskatchewan 2 1,980 78.4 0.0 0.9 1 1,250 96.1 0.0 1.1 1 730 48.0 0.0 0.7
Alberta 9 56,770 34.0 0.1 0.2 2 1,820 25.1 1.0 1.0 7 54,950 34.3 0.1 0.1
British Columbia 4 2,940 46.8 2.2 1.8 4 2,940 46.8 2.2 1.8
All territories 1 710 48.0 1.0 1.5 1 710 48.0 1.0 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.

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 jurisdictions 59 164,490 50.3 1.5 1.8 24 60,540 50.6 1.7 2.0 35 103,950 50.1 1.4 1.7
Federal jurisdiction 6 24,630 48.9 1.4 1.9 2 4,900 52.4 2.0 2.3 4 19,730 48.0 1.2 1.8
Newfoundland and Labrador
Prince Edward Island
Nova Scotia 6 5,280 48.4 1.1 1.3 3 3,000 39.2 1.7 1.1 3 2,280 60.4 0.4 1.6
New Brunswick
Quebec 5 36,000 67.7 1.2 1.6 2 16,500 61.1 1.5 1.7 3 19,500 73.3 1.0 1.5
Ontario 26 77,420 45.0 1.5 1.8 7 20,150 49.8 0.9 2.0 19 57,270 43.3 1.7 1.7
Manitoba 4 3,620 54.8 4.1 2.4 3 2,650 57.3 5.6 3.2 1 970 48.0 0.0 0.4
Saskatchewan 1 510 36.0 2.8 2.2 1 510 36.0 2.8 2.2
Alberta 4 3,890 44.8 0.6 1.0 1 700 59.6 0.0 0.0 3 3,190 41.6 0.8 1.2
British Columbia 6 12,440 37.4 2.6 2.6 5 11,940 37.9 2.6 2.7 1 500 24.0 2.0 2.0
All territories
Multi-provinces 1 700 47.6 0.0 0.0 1 700 47.6 0.0 0.0

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 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 36 242,185 37.8 1.7 1.6 13 87,310 46.8 2.3 1.6 23 154,875 32.7 1.4 1.6
Federal jurisdiction 5 6,480 40.9 2.6 1.9 4 4,100 36.8 3.4 2.2 1 2,380 48.0 1.2 1.5
Newfoundland and Labrador
Prince Edward Island
Nova Scotia 7 13,120 62.0 0.2 1.0 4 4,460 40.9 0.5 0.8 3 8,660 72.8 0.0 1.2
New Brunswick
Quebec 3 77,530 48.1 2.4 1.7 2 76,690 48.0 2.4 1.7 1 840 60.0 2.0 2.0
Ontario 6 66,740 25.4 1.5 1.6 6 66,740 25.4 1.5 1.6
Manitoba
Saskatchewan 3 14,950 24.5 0.1 0.5 3 14,950 24.5 0.1 0.5
Alberta 7 5,225 33.3 0.3 0.7 3 2,060 34.6 -1.0 0.2 4 3,165 32.4 1.1 1.1
British Columbia 5 58,140 36.1 2.0 2.0 5 58,140 36.1 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 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 46 152,705 39.8 0.5 0.7 12 27,480 34.5 0.5 0.8 34 125,225 41.0 0.5 0.7
Federal jurisdiction 2 1,950 42.7 2.0 3.7 1 860 36.0 3.0 3.0 1 1,090 48.0 1.3 4.2
Newfoundland and Labrador 1 4,000 48.0 0.0 0.0 1 4,000 48.0 0.0 0.0
Prince Edward Island
Nova Scotia 4 18,820 68.5 0.0 1.0 1 1,850 36.0 0.0 0.3 3 16,970 72.0 0.0 1.1
New Brunswick
Quebec
Ontario 18 43,085 32.1 1.4 1.5 4 13,520 25.0 0.2 0.4 14 29,565 35.3 1.9 2.0
Manitoba 2 3,550 56.3 1.1 1.1 2 3,550 56.3 1.1 1.1
Saskatchewan
Alberta 17 76,760 36.1 0.1 0.2 2 3,160 47.0 0.6 1.3 15 73,600 35.6 0.1 0.1
British Columbia 1 2,300 36.0 0.0 1.0 1 2,300 36.0 0.0 1.0
All territories
Multi-provinces 1 2,240 36.0 2.0 1.3 1 2,240 36.0 2.0 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.

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 jurisdictions 57 209,755 40.7 1.6 1.8 18 40,980 45.9 1.8 2.1 39 168,775 39.4 1.6 1.7
Federal jurisdiction 9 14,670 53.0 1.8 1.8 6 8,870 50.0 2.0 2.4 3 5,800 57.5 1.4 0.9
Newfoundland and Labrador 3 8,980 46.2 0.0 0.3 3 8,980 46.2 0.0 0.3
Prince Edward Island 1 950 36.0 2.0 1.8 1 950 36.0 2.0 1.8
Nova Scotia 1 850 36.0 1.5 1.3 1 850 36.0 1.5 1.3
New Brunswick
Quebec 3 3,540 74.4 1.9 1.9 1 600 60.0 2.0 2.0 2 2,940 77.4 1.9 1.9
Ontario 15 40,685 43.9 1.7 2.0 4 24,490 42.5 1.4 2.0 11 16,195 45.9 2.1 1.9
Manitoba
Saskatchewan 2 2,290 41.4 0.5 1.4 2 2,290 41.4 0.5 1.4
Alberta 13 20,900 36.2 0.2 0.7 5 3,720 49.4 1.2 0.7 8 17,180 33.4 0.0 0.7
British Columbia 8 111,990 36.6 2.1 2.1 2 3,300 54.2 4.3 3.9 6 108,690 36.1 2.0 2.0
All territories 2 4,900 55.6 0.4 1.5 2 4,900 55.6 0.4 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.

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 73 171,411 41.5 1.6 1.7 36 81,045 40.3 2.2 2.4 37 90,366 42.6 1.1 1.2
Federal jurisdiction 8 18,640 52.2 2.6 2.3 4 9,140 56.5 2.4 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 4 5,851 44.2 2.4 2.3 2 4,000 40.6 2.2 2.2 2 1,851 52.1 2.8 2.5
Ontario 32 81,955 37.8 2.1 2.3 25 60,705 36.3 2.3 2.4 7 21,250 41.9 1.6 1.9
Manitoba
Saskatchewan 5 17,220 60.0 0.2 1.1 1 900 84.0 2.0 2.0 4 16,320 58.7 0.1 1.1
Alberta 13 25,860 31.3 0.2 0.2 1 550 48.0 -8.7 -1.3 12 25,310 31.0 0.4 0.3
British Columbia 6 10,225 44.6 2.0 2.0 1 3,000 60.0 2.0 2.1 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 58 98,192 43.7 1.9 1.7 15 20,610 42.5 1.6 1.8 43 77,582 44.0 2.0 1.7
Federal jurisdiction 19 46,980 47.4 2.7 2.0 4 4,170 42.6 2.0 2.1 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 5 4,690 42.3 1.9 2.0 4 3,990 41.3 1.7 1.9 1 700 48.0 2.5 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 1.2 4 5,580 39.1 2.2 2.4 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 41 117,390 41.4 1.1 1.3 13 15,750 44.2 1.7 1.7 28 101,640 41.0 1.0 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 2 1,450 38.3 1.8 1.1 1 600 36.0 1.5 1.5 1 850 40.0 2.0 0.9
Ontario 8 65,760 36.5 1.2 1.1 1 1,200 47.7 4.2 2.1 7 64,560 36.3 1.1 1.1
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 34 60,870 40.0 1.1 1.0 8 20,500 49.8 1.9 1.6 26 40,370 35.0 0.6 0.8
Federal jurisdiction 4 10,650 57.2 2.5 2.3 4 10,650 57.2 2.5 2.3
Newfoundland and Labrador
Prince Edward Island
Nova Scotia
New Brunswick
Quebec
Ontario 2 1,410 48.0 2.5 2.3 2 1,410 48.0 2.5 2.3
Manitoba
Saskatchewan 5 6,950 65.4 0.4 1.2 5 6,950 65.4 0.4 1.2
Alberta 16 30,140 27.0 0.2 0.1 3 7,450 36.0 0.7 0.2 13 22,690 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 32 344,054 38.7 1.3 1.5 7 12,450 46.3 2.2 2.2 25 331,604 38.5 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 2 13,330 47.5 0.1 1.5 2 13,330 47.5 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 19 75,320 37.8 1.9 2.0 5 10,480 47.1 1.5 1.6 14 64,840 36.2 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.

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 19 169,160 41.1 2.4 2.0 8 20,270 42.2 2.0 1.7 11 148,890 41.0 2.5 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
Ontario 4 15,970 35.9 2.2 1.8 3 12,170 35.9 2.6 2.0 1 3,800 36.0 1.0 1.0
Manitoba 1 770 48.0 0.0 1.0 1 770 48.0 0.0 1.0
Saskatchewan 1 4,000 71.7 0.0 1.2 1 4,000 71.7 0.0 1.2
Alberta 2 4,200 52.2 0.0 0.1 1 3,400 56.1 0.0 0.0 1 800 36.0 0.0 0.7
British Columbia 4 2,740 38.2 1.9 1.9 1 500 48.0 1.2 1.2 3 2,240 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.

Year

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 jurisdictions 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
Federal jurisdiction 29 74,920 46.8 1.9 2.2 20 45,090 52.2 1.7 2.2 9 29,830 38.7 2.0 2.1
Newfoundland and Labrador 1 570 48.0 2.5 3.1 1 570 48.0 2.5 3.1
Prince Edward Island 4 4,850 36.7 1.9 2.0 1 560 60.0 2.5 2.5 3 4,290 33.6 1.8 1.9
Nova Scotia 13 32,130 26.2 1.3 1.4 2 3,700 36.0 3.5 3.4 11 28,430 24.9 1.1 1.2
New Brunswick 6 7,910 45.9 -0.1 1.0 1 680 36.0 -1.0 0.0 5 7,230 46.8 0.0 1.1
Quebec 39 106,900 55.1 1.3 1.8 17 18,900 65.0 1.7 2.3 22 88,000 53.0 1.2 1.7
Ontario 85 185,190 38.3 1.2 1.6 33 45,710 40.5 1.6 1.7 52 139,480 37.6 1.1 1.5
Manitoba 25 38,600 46.8 0.7 1.7 3 3,020 39.4 2.5 3.0 22 35,580 47.4 0.5 1.6
Saskatchewan 13 26,920 38.1 2.4 2.7 3 2,750 44.2 4.2 3.1 10 24,170 37.4 2.2 2.7
Alberta 60 140,190 33.5 1.5 2.3 24 64,200 47.2 0.6 1.9 36 75,990 22.0 2.2 2.7
British Columbia 26 57,820 27.6 0.5 0.5 7 9,460 47.0 1.9 2.2 19 48,360 23.8 0.2 0.2
All territories 1 710 48.0 4.5 2.7 1 710 48.0 4.5 2.7
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.

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 jurisdictions 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
Federal jurisdiction 38 144,461 48.6 1.6 1.8 20 37,031 48.1 1.3 2.1 18 107,430 48.8 1.7 1.7
Newfoundland and Labrador 1 550 36.0 2.6 2.8 1 550 36.0 2.6 2.8
Prince Edward Island 2 1,920 22.0 2.0 1.9 2 1,920 22.0 2.0 1.9
Nova Scotia 21 27,750 32.6 2.2 2.3 6 6,200 41.8 3.8 3.0 15 21,550 30.0 1.8 2.1
New Brunswick 2 2,690 43.1 1.5 2.0 1 1,100 36.0 3.8 3.5 1 1,590 48.0 0.0 1.0
Quebec 25 34,145 60.2 2.2 2.1 14 12,705 46.1 2.6 2.5 11 21,440 68.6 2.0 1.9
Ontario 74 185,080 40.4 0.8 1.2 31 67,050 50.6 0.3 0.5 43 118,030 34.7 1.0 1.5
Manitoba 6 7,550 37.7 3.0 2.8 2 1,250 36.0 1.3 2.1 4 6,300 38.0 3.3 2.9
Saskatchewan 4 12,020 24.3 0.4 1.2 4 12,020 24.3 0.4 1.2
Alberta 42 114,830 34.2 2.8 2.8 7 6,770 27.4 3.3 3.1 35 108,060 34.6 2.8 2.8
British Columbia 51 210,030 27.5 1.0 1.2 5 11,600 42.1 2.1 2.1 46 198,430 26.6 0.9 1.1
All territories 3 7,510 46.7 1.1 2.0 3 7,510 46.7 1.1 2.0
Multi-provinces 1 2,240 36.0 2.1 2.5 1 2,240 36.0 2.1 2.5

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

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

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

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 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
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 43 203,510 36.4 2.5 2.0 22 170,630 33.4 2.7 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 1.8 1.8 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 248 692,560 45.8 1.5 1.7 68 151,650 39.4 3.4 2.3 180 540,910 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 27 99,420 38.3 4.1 2.3 11 83,950 34.7 4.5 2.4 16 15,470 57.4 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 34.1 1.2 1.3
Manitoba 15 34,850 51.1 1.9 1.9 3 5,280 54.4 2.9 2.1 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 58 198,740 57.8 0.3 1.4 11 14,650 48.8 1.9 2.0 47 184,090 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 243 778,390 43.0 0.9 1.2 96 210,740 51.2 1.5 1.7 147 567,650 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 19 28,330 56.6 2.0 1.9 8 10,790 52.2 1.8 1.8 11 17,540 59.3 2.2 1.9
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 1.4 1.8 4 3,700 51.9 2.6 2.4 14 33,135 49.0 1.2 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 45 97,410 40.6 1.0 1.5 24 57,470 45.0 0.2 1.2 21 39,940 34.3 2.2 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 285 1,185,460 48.0 0.9 1.3 124 253,760 45.0 1.5 1.5 161 931,700 48.9 0.7 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 52 470,850 60.0 0.1 1.1 9 9,210 48.5 2.2 2.1 43 461,640 60.2 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 30.4 1.2 1.2 15 27,190 30.5 0.0 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 216 843,538 39.4 1.7 1.7 68 167,680 43.3 2.7 1.9 148 675,858 38.4 1.4 1.7
Federal jurisdiction 44 199,690 47.9 1.3 1.5 20 23,640 45.1 1.9 2.1 24 176,050 48.3 1.2 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 3 18,070 53.9 1.0 1.0 3 18,070 53.9 1.0 1.0
Quebec 22 98,878 53.5 3.3 2.0 6 71,710 48.3 4.1 2.1 16 27,168 67.2 1.4 1.7
Ontario 74 385,310 31.7 1.8 2.0 14 24,470 37.1 3.2 2.2 60 360,840 31.3 1.7 2.0
Manitoba 5 9,390 51.7 0.4 1.4 5 9,390 51.7 0.4 1.4
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 0.7 10 16,850 31.3 -0.2 0.4 26 53,380 24.4 0.9 0.7
British Columbia 24 39,360 42.3 1.3 1.9 15 28,680 41.7 1.2 1.9 9 10,680 43.7 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 197 698,590 42.1 1.2 1.3 73 206,430 46.5 1.8 1.7 124 492,160 40.2 1.0 1.2
Federal jurisdiction 24 66,060 47.3 1.6 1.9 13 20,500 45.9 2.3 2.1 11 45,560 48.0 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 20 40,520 62.5 0.2 1.1 8 9,310 39.4 0.8 0.8 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 12 117,780 54.4 2.0 1.7 7 96,740 50.4 2.2 1.7 5 21,040 72.7 1.0 1.5
Ontario 60 203,845 35.7 1.5 1.7 16 41,270 40.9 0.9 1.5 44 162,575 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 0.2 0.8 29 134,905 35.1 0.2 0.2
British Columbia 16 75,820 36.7 2.0 2.1 10 17,180 39.2 2.2 2.3 6 58,640 36.0 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 229 596,748 41.5 1.6 1.7 82 158,385 42.4 2.0 2.2 147 438,363 41.2 1.4 1.5
Federal jurisdiction 38 83,870 50.0 2.4 2.0 15 22,760 51.5 2.1 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 10 12,041 54.0 2.1 1.9 4 5,200 42.3 2.1 2.1 6 6,841 62.9 2.2 1.8
Ontario 60 193,090 38.7 1.7 1.8 34 90,385 38.3 2.1 2.3 26 102,705 39.1 1.4 1.4
Manitoba 2 2,700 47.8 0.0 1.1 2 2,700 47.8 0.0 1.1
Saskatchewan 13 35,460 62.4 0.1 1.1 2 2,990 67.2 0.6 1.2 11 32,470 62.0 0.1 1.1
Alberta 47 72,980 32.5 0.5 0.7 14 14,330 39.1 1.4 1.6 33 58,650 30.9 0.2 0.4
British Columbia 38 157,847 37.9 2.0 2.0 7 16,740 52.1 1.9 1.9 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 97 625,774 39.5 1.7 1.6 29 72,660 43.7 2.1 1.8 68 553,114 38.9 1.6 1.6
Federal jurisdiction 19 225,630 42.8 2.5 2.2 9 16,520 53.8 2.9 2.7 10 209,110 41.9 2.5 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
Ontario 15 234,804 36.1 1.2 1.1 7 29,870 35.9 2.5 1.9 8 204,934 36.1 1.0 1.0
Manitoba 2 1,970 55.3 1.2 1.6 1 1,200 60.0 1.9 2.0 1 770 48.0 0.0 1.0
Saskatchewan 9 25,780 56.1 0.2 1.4 9 25,780 56.1 0.2 1.4
Alberta 20 37,380 30.3 0.1 0.1 5 11,690 41.0 0.5 0.2 15 25,690 25.4 0.0 0.1
British Columbia 31 90,910 38.1 2.0 2.0 7 13,380 49.5 1.8 1.8 24 77,530 36.2 2.0 2.0
All territories
Multi-provinces

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

Note: Data for 2020 cover the months of January through November. 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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