Major wage settlements by sector and jurisdiction (detailed)

Publication date: January 31, 2020

Table of Contents

Month

January 2019
All sectors Private sector Public sector
Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average) Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average) Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average)
All jurisdictions 11 55,015 36.5 1.9 1.9 2 3,300 48.0 2.5 2.7 9 51,715 35.8 1.9 1.9
Federal jurisdiction 2 3,300 48.0 2.5 2.7 2 3,300 48.0 2.5 2.7
Newfoundland and Labrador 1 750 48.0 0.0 0.0 1 750 48.0 0.0 0.0
Prince Edward Island
Nova Scotia
New Brunswick
Quebec 1 540 48.0 1.5 1.5 1 540 48.0 1.5 1.5
Ontario 3 2,805 34.3 1.9 1.9 3 2,805 34.3 1.9 1.9
Manitoba
Saskatchewan
Alberta 1 1,760 24.0 0.0 0.0 1 1,760 24.0 0.0 0.0
British Columbia 2 44,960 36.0 2.0 2.0 2 44,960 36.0 2.0 2.0
All territories 1 900 36.0 2.3 2.2 1 900 36.0 2.3 2.2
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 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 16 91,250 37.1 1.9 2.0 6 19,830 39.1 1.9 2.0 10 71,420 36.5 1.9 1.9
Federal jurisdiction 1 530 48.0 0.0 1.5 1 530 48.0 0.0 1.5
Newfoundland and Labrador
Prince Edward Island 1 950 36.0 2.0 1.8 1 950 36.0 2.0 1.8
Nova Scotia
New Brunswick
Quebec 1 600 60.0 2.0 2.0 1 600 60.0 2.0 2.0
Ontario 6 23,110 36.0 1.9 2.0 2 17,490 36.0 2.0 2.1 4 5,620 36.0 1.6 1.7
Manitoba
Saskatchewan
Alberta 4 2,980 61.2 0.9 0.8 2 1,210 70.0 1.6 1.1 2 1,770 55.3 0.4 0.6
British Columbia 3 63,080 36.0 2.0 2.0 3 63,080 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.

March 2019
All sectors Private sector Public sector
Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average) Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average) Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average)
All jurisdictions 21 49,790 49.3 0.6 1.2 6 11,850 56.9 0.4 1.6 15 37,940 46.9 0.7 1.1
Federal jurisdiction 1 1,200 48.0 0.0 1.2 1 1,200 48.0 0.0 1.2
Newfoundland and Labrador 2 8,230 46.1 0.0 0.3 2 8,230 46.1 0.0 0.3
Prince Edward Island
Nova Scotia 1 850 36.0 1.5 1.3 1 850 36.0 1.5 1.3
New Brunswick
Quebec 1 2,400 84.0 2.0 2.0 1 2,400 84.0 2.0 2.0
Ontario 6 14,770 58.0 1.4 2.0 2 7,000 58.7 0.2 1.8 4 7,770 57.3 2.5 2.1
Manitoba
Saskatchewan 1 1,040 48.0 0.0 1.0 1 1,040 48.0 0.0 1.0
Alberta 7 14,800 33.1 -0.1 0.7 2 1,150 48.4 -0.9 0.1 5 13,650 31.8 0.0 0.8
British Columbia 1 2,500 60.0 2.0 2.1 1 2,500 60.0 2.0 2.1
All territories 1 4,000 60.0 0.0 1.3 1 4,000 60.0 0.0 1.3
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 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 18 59,940 41.8 1.0 1.5 6 16,190 39.6 2.0 2.3 12 43,750 42.6 0.7 1.2
Federal jurisdiction 2 1,240 48.0 2.1 2.0 2 1,240 48.0 2.1 2.0
Newfoundland and Labrador
Prince Edward Island 1 2,200 36.0 2.0 2.2 1 2,200 36.0 2.0 2.2
Nova Scotia
New Brunswick 1 750 36.0 1.8 2.3 1 750 36.0 1.8 2.3
Quebec 1 3,300 36.0 2.0 2.0 1 3,300 36.0 2.0 2.0
Ontario 4 23,420 38.0 1.8 2.2 1 10,000 36.0 2.0 2.4 3 13,420 39.5 1.7 2.1
Manitoba
Saskatchewan 3 15,600 61.4 0.1 1.1 1 900 84.0 2.0 2.0 2 14,700 60.0 0.0 1.0
Alberta 5 12,750 27.3 0.0 0.2 5 12,750 27.3 0.0 0.2
British Columbia 1 680 36.0 2.0 2.0 1 680 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.

May 2019
All sectors Private sector Public sector
Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average) Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average) Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average)
All jurisdictions 28 53,200 39.7 1.9 1.9 20 35,595 36.5 2.4 2.4 8 17,605 46.1 0.9 0.9
Federal jurisdiction
Newfoundland and Labrador 1 5,500 48.0 0.0 0.0 1 5,500 48.0 0.0 0.0
Prince Edward Island 1 1,210 36.0 2.0 1.8 1 1,210 36.0 2.0 1.8
Nova Scotia
New Brunswick
Quebec
Ontario 22 42,225 38.3 2.3 2.3 20 35,595 36.5 2.4 2.4 2 6,630 48.0 1.5 1.6
Manitoba
Saskatchewan 2 1,620 46.5 1.0 1.7 2 1,620 46.5 1.0 1.7
Alberta 1 2,000 36.0 0.0 0.0 1 2,000 36.0 0.0 0.0
British Columbia 1 645 60.0 2.5 2.2 1 645 60.0 2.5 2.2
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.

June 2019
All sectors Private sector Public sector
Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average) Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average) Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average)
All jurisdictions 16 39,860 43.1 1.9 1.8 7 25,150 46.7 2.2 2.4 9 14,710 36.9 1.3 0.9
Federal jurisdiction 2 7,900 57.9 2.4 2.8 2 7,900 57.9 2.4 2.8
Newfoundland and Labrador
Prince Edward Island
Nova Scotia
New Brunswick
Quebec 2 1,530 67.4 2.5 2.6 1 700 62.0 3.0 3.2 1 830 72.0 2.0 2.0
Ontario 2 13,000 36.0 2.5 2.3 2 13,000 36.0 2.5 2.3
Manitoba
Saskatchewan
Alberta 7 11,110 35.1 0.5 0.4 1 550 48.0 -8.7 -1.3 6 10,560 34.4 1.0 0.4
British Columbia 3 6,320 47.4 2.0 2.0 1 3,000 60.0 2.0 2.1 2 3,320 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.

July 2019
All sectors Private sector Public sector
Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average) Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average) Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average)
All jurisdictions 12 24,750 42.8 1.4 1.7 5 11,050 45.9 1.1 1.6 7 13,700 40.4 1.7 1.8
Federal jurisdiction 2 2,190 48.0 2.4 2.0 1 1,200 48.0 2.0 2.0 1 990 48.0 2.8 2.0
Newfoundland and Labrador
Prince Edward Island
Nova Scotia
New Brunswick
Quebec
Ontario 1 1,350 36.0 1.3 1.9 1 1,350 36.0 1.3 1.9
Manitoba
Saskatchewan 1 2,000 60.0 0.0 1.1 1 2,000 60.0 0.0 1.1
Alberta 2 3,800 46.1 2.1 2.5 2 3,800 46.1 2.1 2.5
British Columbia 5 11,660 40.8 1.2 1.4 1 4,700 48.0 0.0 0.6 4 6,960 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.

August 2019
All sectors Private sector Public sector
Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average) Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average) Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average)
All jurisdictions 10 11,640 39.1 1.1 1.4 4 4,870 38.1 2.1 2.2 6 6,770 39.9 0.4 0.8
Federal jurisdiction 1 1,460 36.0 2.2 2.3 1 1,460 36.0 2.2 2.3
Newfoundland and Labrador
Prince Edward Island
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
Ontario 1 1,200 48.0 2.3 2.1 1 1,200 48.0 2.3 2.1
Manitoba
Saskatchewan
Alberta 5 6,110 30.7 0.6 0.9 1 1,280 24.0 2.0 2.1 4 4,830 32.5 0.3 0.5
British Columbia 1 740 36.0 2.0 2.0 1 740 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 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 12 10,432 34.9 0.9 0.9 2 1,510 44.7 1.8 1.9 10 8,922 33.2 0.7 0.8
Federal jurisdiction 3 2,070 43.2 2.3 2.0 2 1,510 44.7 1.8 1.9 1 560 39.0 3.6 2.3
Newfoundland and Labrador 1 1,000 48.0 0.0 0.0 1 1,000 48.0 0.0 0.0
Prince Edward Island
Nova Scotia
New Brunswick
Quebec
Ontario
Manitoba
Saskatchewan
Alberta 5 5,100 28.5 0.0 0.2 5 5,100 28.5 0.0 0.2
British Columbia 3 2,262 36.0 2.0 2.0 3 2,262 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.

October 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 5 5,710 41.8 1.4 1.8 2 2,410 31.9 1.8 1.6 3 3,300 49.0 1.2 1.9
Federal jurisdiction
Newfoundland and Labrador
Prince Edward Island
Nova Scotia
New Brunswick
Quebec
Ontario 1 1,100 60.0 2.0 2.0 1 1,100 60.0 2.0 2.0
Manitoba 1 1,400 47.8 0.0 1.8 1 1,400 47.8 0.0 1.8
Saskatchewan
Alberta 2 2,410 31.9 1.8 1.6 2 2,410 31.9 1.8 1.6
British Columbia 1 800 36.0 2.0 2.0 1 800 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.

November 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 9 75,080 41.5 0.9 1.1 9 75,080 41.5 0.9 1.1
Federal jurisdiction 1 3,000 60.0 0.0 1.0 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
Quebec
Ontario 2 58,220 35.3 1.1 1.1 2 58,220 35.3 1.1 1.1
Manitoba
Saskatchewan 1 9,410 72.0 0.0 1.0 1 9,410 72.0 0.0 1.0
Alberta 1 650 36.0 0.0 0.0 1 650 36.0 0.0 0.0
British Columbia 3 2,720 36.0 2.0 2.0 3 2,720 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.

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 13 16,710 39.4 2.2 2.2 5 3,480 40.0 1.9 2.0 8 13,230 39.2 2.2 2.2
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
Alberta
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.

Quarter

Q1 2017
All sectors Private sector Public sector
Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average) Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average) Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average)
All jurisdictions 48 262,370 30.3 1.5 1.8 12 21,400 38.4 1.5 1.7 36 240,970 29.6 1.5 1.9
Federal jurisdiction 12 42,220 48.2 1.4 1.5 5 8,560 49.2 2.0 1.9 7 33,660 48.0 1.2 1.4
Newfoundland and Labrador
Prince Edward Island
Nova Scotia 1 9,300 48.0 0.0 0.7 1 9,300 48.0 0.0 0.7
New Brunswick
Quebec 2 2,290 53.0 0.4 1.3 2 2,290 53.0 0.4 1.3
Ontario 21 196,910 25.1 1.6 2.0 4 10,530 29.7 1.8 2.0 17 186,380 24.9 1.5 2.0
Manitoba
Saskatchewan 2 1,980 31.6 1.8 1.5 2 1,980 31.6 1.8 1.5
Alberta 6 6,080 25.9 0.6 0.9 2 1,110 27.2 -7.4 -3.2 4 4,970 25.6 2.4 1.8
British Columbia 4 3,590 48.4 2.4 2.3 1 1,200 48.0 3.4 2.9 3 2,390 48.5 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.

Q2 2017
All sectors Private sector Public sector
Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average) Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average) Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average)
All jurisdictions 77 328,530 42.8 1.3 1.5 20 20,520 46.7 2.0 2.0 57 308,010 42.5 1.2 1.5
Federal jurisdiction 16 130,900 48.6 1.2 1.5 7 6,020 44.2 2.6 2.6 9 124,880 48.8 1.2 1.4
Newfoundland and Labrador
Prince Edward Island
Nova Scotia
New Brunswick 1 8,000 60.0 1.0 1.0 1 8,000 60.0 1.0 1.0
Quebec 11 18,730 66.0 1.6 1.8 2 2,050 60.9 2.3 2.3 9 16,680 66.7 1.5 1.8
Ontario 21 113,600 37.2 1.6 1.9 5 5,410 43.6 3.0 2.3 16 108,190 36.9 1.6 1.9
Manitoba 3 7,420 52.4 0.2 1.5 3 7,420 52.4 0.2 1.5
Saskatchewan 1 800 36.0 0.0 1.5 1 800 36.0 0.0 1.5
Alberta 19 42,890 23.8 0.7 0.6 1 630 24.0 0.0 0.0 18 42,260 23.8 0.7 0.6
British Columbia 5 6,190 51.0 0.9 1.4 4 5,610 51.3 0.9 1.3 1 580 48.0 1.5 1.7
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.

Q3 2017
All sectors Private sector Public sector
Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average) Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average) Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average)
All jurisdictions 47 89,890 43.0 1.7 1.8 22 40,390 39.2 1.8 2.0 25 49,500 46.1 1.6 1.7
Federal jurisdiction 6 10,340 43.9 1.3 1.7 5 7,000 41.9 1.3 1.8 1 3,340 48.0 1.3 1.5
Newfoundland and Labrador
Prince Edward Island
Nova Scotia
New Brunswick
Quebec 1 4,500 84.0 2.0 1.7 1 4,500 84.0 2.0 1.7
Ontario 17 34,250 42.3 2.5 2.1 2 4,130 36.0 8.6 3.9 15 30,120 43.2 1.6 1.8
Manitoba 2 1,970 49.0 0.9 1.0 2 1,970 49.0 0.9 1.0
Saskatchewan 2 1,530 47.9 0.9 1.7 2 1,530 47.9 0.9 1.7
Alberta 6 9,800 33.9 0.5 0.9 3 5,860 37.1 0.5 1.1 3 3,940 29.1 0.4 0.6
British Columbia 13 27,500 39.5 1.3 2.0 10 21,870 38.9 1.1 1.9 3 5,630 41.5 2.1 2.2
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.

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 38 90,840 43.1 1.7 1.6 10 15,610 35.0 1.1 0.9 28 75,230 44.8 1.8 1.7
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 3 2,400 51.3 1.9 1.7 1 850 36.0 2.2 2.2 2 1,550 59.6 1.7 1.4
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 55 127,790 41.8 0.8 0.8 24 31,100 48.0 1.8 1.9 31 96,690 39.8 0.4 0.5
Federal jurisdiction 10 21,580 47.6 1.7 1.7 6 10,640 47.1 2.0 2.0 4 10,940 48.0 1.3 1.4
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 54 139,760 47.4 1.6 1.8 22 55,940 50.2 1.7 2.0 32 83,820 45.5 1.5 1.7
Federal jurisdiction 3 18,800 49.1 1.3 1.9 1 1,800 60.0 2.0 2.4 2 17,000 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 3 17,000 62.9 1.4 1.7 1 15,000 60.0 1.4 1.7 2 2,000 84.4 0.9 1.7
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 12,540 36.7 2.6 2.6 5 11,940 37.9 2.6 2.7 1 600 12.0 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 34 165,495 33.0 1.4 1.6 11 10,620 38.1 1.3 1.2 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 1 840 60.0 2.0 2.0 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 44 149,650 39.7 0.5 0.7 12 27,480 34.5 0.5 0.8 32 122,170 40.9 0.5 0.7
Federal jurisdiction 1 860 36.0 3.0 3.0 1 860 36.0 3.0 3.0
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 16 40,520 31.6 1.3 1.5 4 13,520 25.0 0.2 0.4 12 27,000 34.8 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 2 2,900 36.0 0.4 1.2 1 2,300 36.0 0.0 1.0 1 600 36.0 2.0 2.0
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 48 196,055 40.0 1.6 1.8 14 34,980 46.0 1.5 1.9 34 161,075 38.7 1.6 1.7
Federal jurisdiction 4 5,030 48.0 1.6 2.3 4 5,030 48.0 1.6 2.3
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 1 1,040 48.0 0.0 1.0 1 1,040 48.0 0.0 1.0
Alberta 12 19,540 36.5 0.1 0.7 4 2,360 59.5 0.4 0.6 8 17,180 33.4 0.0 0.7
British Columbia 6 110,540 36.5 2.0 2.0 1 2,500 60.0 2.0 2.1 5 108,040 36.0 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 62 153,000 41.4 1.5 1.7 33 76,935 40.5 2.2 2.4 29 76,065 42.3 0.8 1.1
Federal jurisdiction 4 9,140 56.5 2.4 2.7 4 9,140 56.5 2.4 2.7
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 3 4,830 46.0 2.1 2.2 2 4,000 40.6 2.2 2.2 1 830 72.0 2.0 2.0
Ontario 28 78,645 37.8 2.2 2.3 23 58,595 36.3 2.4 2.4 5 20,050 42.3 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 5 7,645 47.4 2.0 2.1 1 3,000 60.0 2.0 2.1 4 4,645 39.3 2.1 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 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 34 46,822 40.1 1.2 1.4 11 17,430 43.6 1.4 1.7 23 29,392 38.1 1.1 1.3
Federal jurisdiction 6 5,720 43.2 2.3 2.1 4 4,170 42.6 2.0 2.1 2 1,550 44.7 3.1 2.1
Newfoundland and Labrador 1 1,000 48.0 0.0 0.0 1 1,000 48.0 0.0 0.0
Prince Edward Island
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
Ontario 2 2,550 41.6 1.8 2.0 2 2,550 41.6 1.8 2.0
Manitoba
Saskatchewan 1 2,000 60.0 0.0 1.1 1 2,000 60.0 0.0 1.1
Alberta 12 15,010 33.9 0.8 1.1 3 5,080 40.5 2.1 2.4 9 9,930 30.4 0.1 0.4
British Columbia 9 14,662 39.8 1.4 1.6 1 4,700 48.0 0.0 0.6 8 9,962 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 27 97,500 41.1 1.1 1.3 7 5,890 36.7 1.9 1.9 20 91,610 41.4 1.1 1.3
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 1 600 36.0 1.5 1.5 1 600 36.0 1.5 1.5
Ontario 7 64,560 36.3 1.1 1.1 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 1 9,410 72.0 0.0 1.0 1 9,410 72.0 0.0 1.0
Alberta 3 3,060 32.8 1.4 1.3 2 2,410 31.9 1.8 1.6 1 650 36.0 0.0 0.0
British Columbia 8 11,510 36.9 2.5 2.5 8 11,510 36.9 2.5 2.5
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

2010
All sectors Private sector Public sector
Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average) Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average) Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual percentage adjustment (average)
All jurisdictions 333 1,291,380 41.5 1.8 1.8 145 424,490 39.2 2.7 2.1 188 866,890 42.6 1.3 1.6
Federal jurisdiction 31 164,300 37.1 1.7 1.7 21 26,330 46.3 1.4 1.8 10 137,970 35.4 1.8 1.7
Newfoundland and Labrador 5 5,040 39.9 2.9 2.2 3 3,670 36.9 1.1 1.2 2 1,370 48.0 8.0 5.0
Prince Edward Island 4 4,260 30.3 2.6 2.7 4 4,260 30.3 2.6 2.7
Nova Scotia 9 15,800 30.8 2.4 1.5 9 15,800 30.8 2.4 1.5
New Brunswick 10 11,990 41.9 1.8 2.2 6 3,960 29.6 3.6 3.1 4 8,030 48.0 0.9 1.7
Quebec 61 528,810 52.2 1.7 1.5 16 169,560 36.6 4.1 2.2 45 359,250 59.5 0.5 1.2
Ontario 104 238,430 38.4 1.8 1.9 70 174,240 40.0 1.6 1.9 34 64,190 34.0 2.3 1.9
Manitoba 13 30,960 40.9 1.8 2.1 5 5,360 48.4 3.0 2.8 8 25,600 39.4 1.6 1.9
Saskatchewan 13 43,260 42.9 3.3 2.4 2 1,470 36.0 7.7 5.5 11 41,790 43.1 3.2 2.3
Alberta 58 119,640 21.4 3.0 3.5 10 14,540 35.9 2.2 2.8 48 105,100 19.4 3.1 3.6
British Columbia 21 116,390 28.2 0.1 0.2 10 16,860 51.3 0.4 1.5 11 99,530 24.3 0.0 0.0
All territories 2 4,000 36.0 2.0 2.2 2 4,000 36.0 2.0 2.2
Multi-provinces 2 8,500 36.0 3.5 2.5 2 8,500 36.0 3.5 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.

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 2.2 2.0 4 4,520 51.6 3.4 3.2 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 249 694,200 45.8 1.5 1.7 68 151,650 39.4 3.4 2.3 181 542,550 47.6 0.9 1.5
Federal jurisdiction 21 31,690 41.5 1.6 1.5 11 11,520 38.1 2.0 2.1 10 20,170 43.4 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 242 778,490 43.0 0.9 1.2 96 211,760 51.3 1.5 1.7 146 566,730 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 29,350 56.6 1.9 1.8 8 11,810 52.6 1.5 1.7 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 1.1 1.5 24 57,470 45.0 0.2 1.2 21 39,940 34.3 2.4 1.9
British Columbia 28 57,285 53.1 1.4 1.7 6 25,300 44.5 3.0 2.4 22 31,985 60.0 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 1,183,060 48.0 0.9 1.3 124 253,760 45.0 1.5 1.5 159 929,300 48.9 0.7 1.3
Federal jurisdiction 24 122,950 45.2 1.0 1.3 15 30,600 76.0 0.4 1.3 9 92,350 35.0 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 52 470,500 60.0 0.1 1.1 9 9,210 48.5 2.2 2.1 43 461,290 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 3 11,630 44.9 0.3 1.0 1 940 36.0 2.7 2.7 2 10,690 45.7 0.1 0.8
Alberta 33 79,800 30.3 1.3 1.2 14 26,590 30.4 0.4 0.5 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 210 771,630 38.6 1.4 1.7 64 97,920 39.9 1.7 1.8 146 673,710 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 17 27,920 66.6 1.6 1.8 3 2,900 53.6 2.3 2.3 14 25,020 68.1 1.5 1.7
Ontario 73 384,360 31.7 1.8 2.0 13 23,520 36.7 3.3 2.3 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 42.5 1.4 1.9 15 28,680 41.7 1.2 1.8 9 10,680 44.7 1.9 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.

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 187 582,695 40.1 1.1 1.3 69 125,140 45.2 1.4 1.7 118 457,555 38.7 1.0 1.1
Federal jurisdiction 19 47,720 47.1 1.7 1.8 12 17,400 45.5 2.4 2.1 7 30,320 48.0 1.3 1.6
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 8 22,090 61.6 1.5 1.8 4 18,550 58.8 1.6 1.8 4 3,540 76.2 1.0 1.7
Ontario 58 201,280 35.7 1.5 1.7 16 41,270 40.9 0.9 1.5 42 160,010 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 17 76,520 36.6 2.0 2.1 10 17,180 39.2 2.2 2.3 7 59,340 35.9 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 171 493,377 40.7 1.5 1.6 65 135,235 42.1 1.9 2.2 106 358,142 40.1 1.3 1.4
Federal jurisdiction 16 23,470 52.0 1.9 2.2 13 18,920 51.3 2.1 2.5 3 4,550 54.8 1.0 1.4
Newfoundland and Labrador 5 15,480 47.0 0.0 0.2 5 15,480 47.0 0.0 0.2
Prince Edward Island 3 4,360 36.0 2.0 2.0 3 4,360 36.0 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 7 8,970 56.5 2.0 2.0 4 5,200 42.3 2.1 2.1 3 3,770 76.2 1.9 1.9
Ontario 52 186,440 38.7 1.7 1.8 29 85,635 38.2 2.1 2.3 23 100,805 39.0 1.4 1.4
Manitoba 1 1,400 47.8 0.0 1.8 1 1,400 47.8 0.0 1.8
Saskatchewan 8 29,670 63.4 0.1 1.1 1 900 84.0 2.0 2.0 7 28,770 62.7 0.1 1.1
Alberta 40 63,470 33.6 0.4 0.6 10 10,400 43.2 1.1 1.6 30 53,070 31.7 0.2 0.4
British Columbia 28 144,357 37.5 2.0 2.0 3 10,200 54.5 1.1 1.4 25 134,157 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

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

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

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

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