Major wage settlements by sector and month

Publication date: October 31, 2019

Table of Contents

Industry

All industries
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)
October 2018 17 54,250 33.8 0.5 0.6 4 13,580 24.9 -0.2 0.2 13 40,670 36.8 0.7 0.7
November 2018 10 45,620 46.5 0.2 0.5 2 2,880 38.4 0.7 1.6 8 42,740 47.1 0.2 0.5
December 2018 16 47,260 39.5 0.7 0.9 5 8,500 44.5 1.3 1.2 11 38,760 38.5 0.6 0.8
January 2019 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
February 2019 15 74,750 37.3 1.9 1.9 5 3,330 54.6 1.5 1.8 10 71,420 36.5 1.9 1.9
March 2019 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
April 2019 16 55,270 43.3 1.0 1.5 6 16,190 39.6 2.0 2.3 10 39,080 44.9 0.6 1.2
May 2019 26 49,250 39.2 1.9 2.0 19 34,645 36.5 2.4 2.4 7 14,605 45.7 0.7 0.8
June 2019 14 38,110 43.4 1.8 1.9 6 24,150 47.2 2.1 2.4 8 13,960 36.9 1.3 0.9
July 2019 11 23,400 43.2 1.4 1.7 4 9,700 47.3 1.1 1.5 7 13,700 40.4 1.7 1.8
August 2019 6 7,910 33.3 1.1 1.4 3 3,670 34.9 2.0 2.2 3 4,240 32.0 0.3 0.7
September 2019 6 5,170 41.2 0.9 0.8 2 1,510 44.7 1.8 1.9 4 3,660 39.7 0.5 0.4

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.

Primary industries
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)
October 2018
November 2018
December 2018
January 2019
February 2019 1 580 120.0 0.0 0.0 1 580 120.0 0.0 0.0
March 2019
April 2019
May 2019
June 2019
July 2019 1 3,200 48.0 2.5 2.9 1 3,200 48.0 2.5 2.9
August 2019
September 2019

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.

Utilities
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)
October 2018
November 2018
December 2018 1 3,220 12.0 2.0 2.0 1 3,220 12.0 2.0 2.0
January 2019
February 2019
March 2019 1 860 36.0 2.0 2.2 1 860 36.0 2.0 2.2
April 2019 2 8,000 33.7 1.8 2.2 2 8,000 33.7 1.8 2.2
May 2019
June 2019
July 2019
August 2019 2 2,210 34.1 1.9 2.0 2 2,210 34.1 1.9 2.0
September 2019

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.

Construction
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)
October 2018 1 640 42.5 -4.2 -1.2 1 640 42.5 -4.2 -1.2
November 2018 1 2,300 36.0 0.0 1.0 1 2,300 36.0 0.0 1.0
December 2018 1 1,850 36.0 0.0 0.3 1 1,850 36.0 0.0 0.3
January 2019
February 2019 1 630 24.0 3.0 2.1 1 630 24.0 3.0 2.1
March 2019 2 1,150 48.4 -0.9 0.1 2 1,150 48.4 -0.9 0.1
April 2019 2 10,750 36.0 2.0 2.4 2 10,750 36.0 2.0 2.4
May 2019 18 33,905 36.0 2.4 2.4 18 33,905 36.0 2.4 2.4
June 2019 2 12,550 36.5 1.9 2.2 2 12,550 36.5 1.9 2.2
July 2019 1 4,700 48.0 0.0 0.6 1 4,700 48.0 0.0 0.6
August 2019
September 2019

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.

Manufacturing
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)
October 2018
November 2018
December 2018 1 550 36.0 5.7 3.7 1 550 36.0 5.7 3.7
January 2019
February 2019 1 600 60.0 2.0 2.0 1 600 60.0 2.0 2.0
March 2019 2 3,000 56.0 2.1 2.3 2 3,000 56.0 2.1 2.3
April 2019 1 3,300 36.0 2.0 2.0 1 3,300 36.0 2.0 2.0
May 2019 1 740 60.0 4.7 3.0 1 740 60.0 4.7 3.0
June 2019 2 3,700 60.4 2.2 2.3 2 3,700 60.4 2.2 2.3
July 2019
August 2019
September 2019

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.

Wholesale and retail trade
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)
October 2018
November 2018
December 2018 1 3,000 60.0 0.3 0.6 1 3,000 60.0 0.3 0.6
January 2019
February 2019 1 990 36.1 2.1 2.7 1 990 36.1 2.1 2.7
March 2019 1 6,500 60.4 0.0 1.7 1 6,500 60.4 0.0 1.7
April 2019 1 900 84.0 2.0 2.0 1 900 84.0 2.0 2.0
May 2019
June 2019
July 2019
August 2019
September 2019

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.

Transportation
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)
October 2018 2 11,650 36.7 2.0 2.0 2 11,650 36.7 2.0 2.0
November 2018
December 2018 2 1,390 40.6 2.4 2.6 1 860 36.0 3.0 3.0 1 530 48.0 1.5 1.8
January 2019 2 3,300 48.0 2.5 2.7 2 3,300 48.0 2.5 2.7
February 2019 1 530 48.0 0.0 1.5 1 530 48.0 0.0 1.5
March 2019 1 2,400 84.0 2.0 2.0 1 2,400 84.0 2.0 2.0
April 2019 1 550 48.0 2.5 2.2 1 550 48.0 2.5 2.2
May 2019
June 2019 2 7,900 57.9 2.4 2.8 2 7,900 57.9 2.4 2.8
July 2019 1 1,200 48.0 2.0 2.0 1 1,200 48.0 2.0 2.0
August 2019 2 4,260 36.0 0.8 1.1 1 1,460 36.0 2.2 2.3 1 2,800 35.9 0.0 0.5
September 2019 1 550 60.0 2.3 2.5 1 550 60.0 2.3 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.

Information and culture
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)
October 2018
November 2018
December 2018
January 2019
February 2019
March 2019
April 2019 1 690 48.0 1.8 1.9 1 690 48.0 1.8 1.9
May 2019
June 2019
July 2019
August 2019
September 2019 1 960 36.0 1.5 1.5 1 960 36.0 1.5 1.5

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

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

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

Finance and professional services
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)
October 2018 3 12,940 24.0 0.0 0.3 3 12,940 24.0 0.0 0.3
November 2018
December 2018 1 2,240 36.0 2.0 1.3 1 2,240 36.0 2.0 1.3
January 2019
February 2019
March 2019 1 1,200 48.0 0.0 1.2 1 1,200 48.0 0.0 1.2
April 2019
May 2019
June 2019
July 2019
August 2019
September 2019 1 560 39.0 3.6 2.3 1 560 39.0 3.6 2.3

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

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

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

Education, health, and social services
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)
October 2018 2 2,360 36.0 1.5 1.4 2 2,360 36.0 1.5 1.4
November 2018 6 41,160 47.5 0.1 0.4 6 41,160 47.5 0.1 0.4
December 2018 7 32,000 41.6 0.3 0.6 7 32,000 41.6 0.3 0.6
January 2019 9 51,715 35.8 1.9 1.9 9 51,715 35.8 1.9 1.9
February 2019 8 69,500 36.4 1.9 1.9 8 69,500 36.4 1.9 1.9
March 2019 8 19,570 37.9 0.1 0.7 8 19,570 37.9 0.1 0.7
April 2019 5 20,780 50.5 0.0 0.7 5 20,780 50.5 0.0 0.7
May 2019 5 11,960 46.6 0.8 0.9 5 11,960 46.6 0.8 0.9
June 2019 6 11,930 34.6 0.6 0.6 6 11,930 34.6 0.6 0.6
July 2019 6 9,560 41.0 1.5 1.7 1 600 36.0 0.0 0.0 5 8,960 41.4 1.6 1.8
August 2019 2 1,440 24.3 1.0 1.0 2 1,440 24.3 1.0 1.0
September 2019 3 3,100 39.9 0.0 0.0 3 3,100 39.9 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.

Entertainment and hospitality
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)
October 2018
November 2018 1 580 48.0 3.5 3.6 1 580 48.0 3.5 3.6
December 2018
January 2019
February 2019
March 2019
April 2019
May 2019
June 2019
July 2019
August 2019
September 2019

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.

Public administration
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)
October 2018 9 26,660 37.0 0.1 0.1 9 26,660 37.0 0.1 0.1
November 2018 2 1,580 36.0 1.4 1.6 2 1,580 36.0 1.4 1.6
December 2018 2 3,010 31.6 2.1 2.0 2 3,010 31.6 2.1 2.0
January 2019
February 2019 2 1,920 40.4 1.6 1.8 2 1,920 40.4 1.6 1.8
March 2019 5 15,110 53.3 1.1 1.4 5 15,110 53.3 1.1 1.4
April 2019 3 10,300 42.3 0.9 1.3 3 10,300 42.3 0.9 1.3
May 2019 2 2,645 41.9 0.6 0.5 2 2,645 41.9 0.6 0.5
June 2019 2 2,030 50.7 6.0 3.1 2 2,030 50.7 6.0 3.1
July 2019 2 4,740 38.5 2.0 1.8 2 4,740 38.5 2.0 1.8
August 2019
September 2019

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.

Jurisdiction

All jurisdictions
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)
October 2018 17 54,250 33.8 0.5 0.6 4 13,580 24.9 -0.2 0.2 13 40,670 36.8 0.7 0.7
November 2018 10 45,620 46.5 0.2 0.5 2 2,880 38.4 0.7 1.6 8 42,740 47.1 0.2 0.5
December 2018 16 47,260 39.5 0.7 0.9 5 8,500 44.5 1.3 1.2 11 38,760 38.5 0.6 0.8
January 2019 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
February 2019 15 74,750 37.3 1.9 1.9 5 3,330 54.6 1.5 1.8 10 71,420 36.5 1.9 1.9
March 2019 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
April 2019 16 55,270 43.3 1.0 1.5 6 16,190 39.6 2.0 2.3 10 39,080 44.9 0.6 1.2
May 2019 26 49,250 39.2 1.9 2.0 19 34,645 36.5 2.4 2.4 7 14,605 45.7 0.7 0.8
June 2019 14 38,110 43.4 1.8 1.9 6 24,150 47.2 2.1 2.4 8 13,960 36.9 1.3 0.9
July 2019 11 23,400 43.2 1.4 1.7 4 9,700 47.3 1.1 1.5 7 13,700 40.4 1.7 1.8
August 2019 6 7,910 33.3 1.1 1.4 3 3,670 34.9 2.0 2.2 3 4,240 32.0 0.3 0.7
September 2019 6 5,170 41.2 0.9 0.8 2 1,510 44.7 1.8 1.9 4 3,660 39.7 0.5 0.4

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.

Federal jurisdiction
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)
October 2018
November 2018
December 2018 1 860 36.0 3.0 3.0 1 860 36.0 3.0 3.0
January 2019 2 3,300 48.0 2.5 2.7 2 3,300 48.0 2.5 2.7
February 2019 1 530 48.0 0.0 1.5 1 530 48.0 0.0 1.5
March 2019 1 1,200 48.0 0.0 1.2 1 1,200 48.0 0.0 1.2
April 2019 2 1,240 48.0 2.1 2.0 2 1,240 48.0 2.1 2.0
May 2019
June 2019 2 7,900 57.9 2.4 2.8 2 7,900 57.9 2.4 2.8
July 2019 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
August 2019 1 1,460 36.0 2.2 2.3 1 1,460 36.0 2.2 2.3
September 2019 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

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.

Newfoundland and Labrador
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)
October 2018
November 2018
December 2018 1 4,000 48.0 0.0 0.0 1 4,000 48.0 0.0 0.0
January 2019 1 750 48.0 0.0 0.0 1 750 48.0 0.0 0.0
February 2019
March 2019 2 8,230 46.1 0.0 0.3 2 8,230 46.1 0.0 0.3
April 2019
May 2019 1 5,500 48.0 0.0 0.0 1 5,500 48.0 0.0 0.0
June 2019
July 2019
August 2019
September 2019 1 1,000 48.0 0.0 0.0 1 1,000 48.0 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.

Prince Edward Island
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)
October 2018
November 2018
December 2018
January 2019
February 2019 1 950 36.0 2.0 1.8 1 950 36.0 2.0 1.8
March 2019
April 2019
May 2019 1 1,210 36.0 2.0 1.8 1 1,210 36.0 2.0 1.8
June 2019
July 2019
August 2019
September 2019

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.

Nova Scotia
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)
October 2018
November 2018 2 12,130 72.0 0.0 1.0 2 12,130 72.0 0.0 1.0
December 2018 2 6,690 62.1 0.0 0.9 1 1,850 36.0 0.0 0.3 1 4,840 72.0 0.0 1.2
January 2019
February 2019
March 2019 1 850 36.0 1.5 1.3 1 850 36.0 1.5 1.3
April 2019
May 2019
June 2019
July 2019
August 2019 1 930 48.0 1.7 1.9 1 930 48.0 1.7 1.9
September 2019

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.

New Brunswick
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)
October 2018
November 2018
December 2018
January 2019
February 2019
March 2019
April 2019 1 750 36.0 1.8 2.3 1 750 36.0 1.8 2.3
May 2019
June 2019
July 2019
August 2019
September 2019

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.

Quebec
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)
October 2018
November 2018
December 2018
January 2019 1 540 48.0 1.5 1.5 1 540 48.0 1.5 1.5
February 2019 1 600 60.0 2.0 2.0 1 600 60.0 2.0 2.0
March 2019 1 2,400 84.0 2.0 2.0 1 2,400 84.0 2.0 2.0
April 2019 1 3,300 36.0 2.0 2.0 1 3,300 36.0 2.0 2.0
May 2019
June 2019 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
July 2019
August 2019
September 2019

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.

Ontario
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)
October 2018 8 28,220 31.7 1.1 1.2 3 12,940 24.0 0.0 0.3 5 15,280 38.1 2.0 2.0
November 2018 4 3,610 48.0 1.8 1.9 1 580 48.0 3.5 3.6 3 3,030 48.0 1.5 1.5
December 2018 4 8,690 24.4 2.0 2.1 4 8,690 24.4 2.0 2.1
January 2019 3 2,805 34.3 1.9 1.9 3 2,805 34.3 1.9 1.9
February 2019 5 6,610 36.0 1.7 1.9 1 990 36.1 2.1 2.7 4 5,620 36.0 1.6 1.7
March 2019 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
April 2019 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
May 2019 20 38,275 37.6 2.3 2.3 19 34,645 36.5 2.4 2.4 1 3,630 48.0 1.4 1.5
June 2019 1 12,000 36.0 2.4 2.4 1 12,000 36.0 2.4 2.4
July 2019
August 2019
September 2019

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.

Manitoba
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)
October 2018
November 2018
December 2018 2 3,550 56.3 1.1 1.1 2 3,550 56.3 1.1 1.1
January 2019
February 2019
March 2019
April 2019
May 2019
June 2019
July 2019
August 2019
September 2019

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.

Saskatchewan
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)
October 2018
November 2018
December 2018
January 2019
February 2019
March 2019 1 1,040 48.0 0.0 1.0 1 1,040 48.0 0.0 1.0
April 2019 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
May 2019 2 1,620 46.5 1.0 1.7 2 1,620 46.5 1.0 1.7
June 2019
July 2019 1 2,000 60.0 0.0 1.1 1 2,000 60.0 0.0 1.1
August 2019
September 2019

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.

Alberta
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)
October 2018 9 26,030 36.2 -0.1 0.0 1 640 42.5 -4.2 -1.2 8 25,390 36.0 0.0 0.0
November 2018 2 26,980 36.0 0.0 0.0 2 26,980 36.0 0.0 0.0
December 2018 5 21,230 34.7 0.3 0.3 5 21,230 34.7 0.3 0.3
January 2019 1 1,760 24.0 0.0 0.0 1 1,760 24.0 0.0 0.0
February 2019 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
March 2019 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
April 2019 4 10,280 31.0 0.0 0.2 4 10,280 31.0 0.0 0.2
May 2019 1 2,000 36.0 0.0 0.0 1 2,000 36.0 0.0 0.0
June 2019 6 10,360 35.0 0.6 0.4 1 550 48.0 -8.7 -1.3 5 9,810 34.3 1.1 0.5
July 2019 2 3,800 46.1 2.1 2.5 2 3,800 46.1 2.1 2.5
August 2019 3 4,780 29.2 0.5 0.9 1 1,280 24.0 2.0 2.1 2 3,500 31.1 0.0 0.4
September 2019 2 2,100 36.0 0.0 0.0 2 2,100 36.0 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.

British Columbia
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)
October 2018
November 2018 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
December 2018
January 2019 2 44,960 36.0 2.0 2.0 2 44,960 36.0 2.0 2.0
February 2019 3 63,080 36.0 2.0 2.0 3 63,080 36.0 2.0 2.0
March 2019 1 2,500 60.0 2.0 2.1 1 2,500 60.0 2.0 2.1
April 2019 1 680 36.0 2.0 2.0 1 680 36.0 2.0 2.0
May 2019 1 645 60.0 2.5 2.2 1 645 60.0 2.5 2.2
June 2019 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
July 2019 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
August 2019 1 740 36.0 2.0 2.0 1 740 36.0 2.0 2.0
September 2019

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.

All territories
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)
October 2018
November 2018
December 2018
January 2019 1 900 36.0 2.3 2.2 1 900 36.0 2.3 2.2
February 2019
March 2019 1 4,000 60.0 0.0 1.3 1 4,000 60.0 0.0 1.3
April 2019
May 2019
June 2019
July 2019 1 3,750 36.0 1.7 1.7 1 3,750 36.0 1.7 1.7
August 2019
September 2019

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.

Multi-provinces
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)
October 2018
November 2018
December 2018 1 2,240 36.0 2.0 1.3 1 2,240 36.0 2.0 1.3
January 2019
February 2019
March 2019
April 2019
May 2019
June 2019
July 2019
August 2019
September 2019

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.

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