Major wage settlements by jurisdiction (aggregated) and sector

Publication date: October 31, 2019

Table of Contents

Month

October 2018
All jurisdictions Federal jurisdiction Provincial jurisdiction
Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual 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 sectors 17 54,250 33.8 0.5 0.6 17 54,250 33.8 0.5 0.6
Private sector 4 13,580 24.9 -0.2 0.2 4 13,580 24.9 -0.2 0.2
Public sector 13 40,670 36.8 0.7 0.7 13 40,670 36.8 0.7 0.7

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

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

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

November 2018
All jurisdictions Federal jurisdiction Provincial jurisdiction
Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual 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 sectors 10 45,620 46.5 0.2 0.5 10 45,620 46.5 0.2 0.5
Private sector 2 2,880 38.4 0.7 1.6 2 2,880 38.4 0.7 1.6
Public sector 8 42,740 47.1 0.2 0.5 8 42,740 47.1 0.2 0.5

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

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

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

December 2018
All jurisdictions Federal jurisdiction Provincial jurisdiction
Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual 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 sectors 16 47,260 39.5 0.7 0.9 1 860 36.0 3.0 3.0 15 46,400 39.6 0.7 0.8
Private sector 5 8,500 44.5 1.3 1.2 1 860 36.0 3.0 3.0 4 7,640 45.4 1.1 1.0
Public sector 11 38,760 38.5 0.6 0.8 11 38,760 38.5 0.6 0.8

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.

January 2019
All jurisdictions Federal jurisdiction Provincial jurisdiction
Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual 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 sectors 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
Private sector 2 3,300 48.0 2.5 2.7 2 3,300 48.0 2.5 2.7
Public sector 9 51,715 35.8 1.9 1.9 9 51,715 35.8 1.9 1.9

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

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

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

February 2019
All jurisdictions Federal jurisdiction Provincial jurisdiction
Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual 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 sectors 15 74,750 37.3 1.9 1.9 1 530 48.0 0.0 1.5 14 74,220 37.2 1.9 1.9
Private sector 5 3,330 54.6 1.5 1.8 1 530 48.0 0.0 1.5 4 2,800 55.9 1.8 1.8
Public sector 10 71,420 36.5 1.9 1.9 10 71,420 36.5 1.9 1.9

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

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

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

March 2019
All jurisdictions Federal jurisdiction Provincial jurisdiction
Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual 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 sectors 21 49,790 49.3 0.6 1.2 1 1,200 48.0 0.0 1.2 20 48,590 49.3 0.6 1.2
Private sector 6 11,850 56.9 0.4 1.6 1 1,200 48.0 0.0 1.2 5 10,650 57.9 0.5 1.7
Public sector 15 37,940 46.9 0.7 1.1 15 37,940 46.9 0.7 1.1

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

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

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

April 2019
All jurisdictions Federal jurisdiction Provincial jurisdiction
Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual 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 sectors 16 55,270 43.3 1.0 1.5 2 1,240 48.0 2.1 2.0 14 54,030 43.2 1.0 1.5
Private sector 6 16,190 39.6 2.0 2.3 2 1,240 48.0 2.1 2.0 4 14,950 38.9 2.0 2.3
Public sector 10 39,080 44.9 0.6 1.2 10 39,080 44.9 0.6 1.2

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.

May 2019
All jurisdictions Federal jurisdiction Provincial jurisdiction
Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual 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 sectors 26 49,250 39.2 1.9 2.0 26 49,250 39.2 1.9 2.0
Private sector 19 34,645 36.5 2.4 2.4 19 34,645 36.5 2.4 2.4
Public sector 7 14,605 45.7 0.7 0.8 7 14,605 45.7 0.7 0.8

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.

June 2019
All jurisdictions Federal jurisdiction Provincial jurisdiction
Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual 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 sectors 14 38,110 43.4 1.8 1.9 2 7,900 57.9 2.4 2.8 12 30,210 39.6 1.7 1.6
Private sector 6 24,150 47.2 2.1 2.4 2 7,900 57.9 2.4 2.8 4 16,250 42.0 2.0 2.3
Public sector 8 13,960 36.9 1.3 0.9 8 13,960 36.9 1.3 0.9

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

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

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

July 2019
All jurisdictions Federal jurisdiction Provincial jurisdiction
Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual 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 sectors 11 23,400 43.2 1.4 1.7 2 2,190 48.0 2.4 2.0 9 21,210 42.7 1.3 1.6
Private sector 4 9,700 47.3 1.1 1.5 1 1,200 48.0 2.0 2.0 3 8,500 47.2 0.9 1.4
Public sector 7 13,700 40.4 1.7 1.8 1 990 48.0 2.8 2.0 6 12,710 39.8 1.6 1.8

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 jurisdictions Federal jurisdiction Provincial jurisdiction
Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual 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 sectors 6 7,910 33.3 1.1 1.4 1 1,460 36.0 2.2 2.3 5 6,450 32.7 0.9 1.1
Private sector 3 3,670 34.9 2.0 2.2 1 1,460 36.0 2.2 2.3 2 2,210 34.1 1.9 2.0
Public sector 3 4,240 32.0 0.3 0.7 3 4,240 32.0 0.3 0.7

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

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

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

September 2019
All jurisdictions Federal jurisdiction Provincial jurisdiction
Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual 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 sectors 6 5,170 41.2 0.9 0.8 3 2,070 43.2 2.3 2.0 3 3,100 39.9 0.0 0.0
Private sector 2 1,510 44.7 1.8 1.9 2 1,510 44.7 1.8 1.9
Public sector 4 3,660 39.7 0.5 0.4 1 560 39.0 3.6 2.3 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.

Quarter

Q4 2016
All jurisdictions Federal jurisdiction Provincial jurisdiction
Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual 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 sectors 55 226,400 37.4 1.3 1.5 6 85,410 37.4 1.0 1.2 49 140,990 37.4 1.5 1.6
Private sector 29 60,310 49.3 1.2 1.2 4 12,910 67.4 -0.5 0.8 25 47,400 44.4 1.6 1.3
Public sector 26 166,090 33.1 1.4 1.6 2 72,500 32.1 1.3 1.3 24 93,590 33.8 1.5 1.8

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

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

Q1 2017
All jurisdictions Federal jurisdiction Provincial jurisdiction
Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual 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 sectors 47 261,870 30.2 1.5 1.8 12 42,220 48.2 1.4 1.5 35 219,650 26.8 1.5 1.9
Private sector 11 20,900 38.2 1.5 1.8 5 8,560 49.2 2.0 1.9 6 12,340 30.5 1.1 1.7
Public sector 36 240,970 29.6 1.5 1.9 7 33,660 48.0 1.2 1.4 29 207,310 26.6 1.5 1.9

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 jurisdictions Federal jurisdiction Provincial jurisdiction
Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual 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 sectors 77 328,530 42.8 1.3 1.5 16 130,900 48.6 1.2 1.5 61 197,630 39.0 1.3 1.6
Private sector 20 20,520 46.7 2.0 2.0 7 6,020 44.2 2.6 2.6 13 14,500 47.8 1.8 1.8
Public sector 57 308,010 42.5 1.2 1.5 9 124,880 48.8 1.2 1.4 48 183,130 38.3 1.3 1.6

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 jurisdictions Federal jurisdiction Provincial jurisdiction
Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual 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 sectors 47 89,890 43.0 1.7 1.8 6 10,340 43.9 1.3 1.7 41 79,550 42.9 1.7 1.8
Private sector 22 40,390 39.2 1.8 2.0 5 7,000 41.9 1.3 1.8 17 33,390 38.7 1.9 2.0
Public sector 25 49,500 46.1 1.6 1.7 1 3,340 48.0 1.3 1.5 24 46,160 46.0 1.6 1.7

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 jurisdictions Federal jurisdiction Provincial jurisdiction
Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual 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 sectors 38 90,840 43.1 1.7 1.6 10 16,230 44.1 1.4 1.8 28 74,610 42.9 1.8 1.5
Private sector 10 15,610 35.0 1.1 0.9 3 2,060 41.0 1.9 2.1 7 13,550 34.1 1.0 0.7
Public sector 28 75,230 44.8 1.8 1.7 7 14,170 44.5 1.4 1.7 21 61,060 44.8 2.0 1.7

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 jurisdictions Federal jurisdiction Provincial jurisdiction
Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual 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 sectors 55 127,790 41.8 0.8 0.8 10 21,580 47.6 1.7 1.7 45 106,210 40.6 0.6 0.7
Private sector 24 31,100 48.0 1.8 1.9 6 10,640 47.1 2.0 2.0 18 20,460 48.5 1.7 1.9
Public sector 31 96,690 39.8 0.4 0.5 4 10,940 48.0 1.3 1.4 27 85,750 38.8 0.3 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.

Q2 2018
All jurisdictions Federal jurisdiction Provincial jurisdiction
Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual 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 sectors 52 136,960 47.2 1.6 1.9 3 18,800 49.1 1.3 1.9 49 118,160 46.9 1.6 1.8
Private sector 20 53,140 50.1 1.7 2.1 1 1,800 60.0 2.0 2.4 19 51,340 49.7 1.7 2.0
Public sector 32 83,820 45.5 1.5 1.7 2 17,000 48.0 1.2 1.8 30 66,820 44.8 1.6 1.7

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 jurisdictions Federal jurisdiction Provincial jurisdiction
Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual 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 sectors 33 164,745 33.0 1.5 1.6 5 6,480 40.9 2.6 1.9 28 158,265 32.7 1.4 1.6
Private sector 10 9,870 38.3 1.8 1.4 4 4,100 36.8 3.4 2.2 6 5,770 39.3 0.7 0.8
Public sector 23 154,875 32.7 1.4 1.6 1 2,380 48.0 1.2 1.5 22 152,495 32.4 1.4 1.6

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 jurisdictions Federal jurisdiction Provincial jurisdiction
Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual 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 sectors 43 147,130 39.6 0.5 0.7 1 860 36.0 3.0 3.0 42 146,270 39.6 0.5 0.7
Private sector 11 24,960 33.1 0.4 0.7 1 860 36.0 3.0 3.0 10 24,100 33.0 0.3 0.6
Public sector 32 122,170 40.9 0.5 0.7 32 122,170 40.9 0.5 0.7

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

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

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

Q1 2019
All jurisdictions Federal jurisdiction Provincial jurisdiction
Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual 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 sectors 47 179,555 40.4 1.6 1.7 4 5,030 48.0 1.6 2.3 43 174,525 40.2 1.6 1.7
Private sector 13 18,480 54.9 1.0 1.9 4 5,030 48.0 1.6 2.3 9 13,450 57.5 0.8 1.7
Public sector 34 161,075 38.7 1.6 1.7 34 161,075 38.7 1.6 1.7

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

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

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

Q2 2019
All jurisdictions Federal jurisdiction Provincial jurisdiction
Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual 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 sectors 56 142,630 42.0 1.6 1.8 4 9,140 56.5 2.4 2.7 52 133,490 41.0 1.5 1.7
Private sector 31 74,985 40.6 2.2 2.4 4 9,140 56.5 2.4 2.7 27 65,845 38.4 2.2 2.4
Public sector 25 67,645 43.4 0.8 1.0 25 67,645 43.4 0.8 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.

Q3 2019
All jurisdictions Federal jurisdiction Provincial jurisdiction
Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual 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 sectors 23 36,480 40.8 1.3 1.5 6 5,720 43.2 2.3 2.1 17 30,760 40.3 1.1 1.4
Private sector 9 14,880 43.9 1.4 1.7 4 4,170 42.6 2.0 2.1 5 10,710 44.5 1.1 1.6
Public sector 14 21,600 38.6 1.2 1.3 2 1,550 44.7 3.1 2.1 12 20,050 38.1 1.1 1.3

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 jurisdictions Federal jurisdiction Provincial jurisdiction
Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual 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 sectors 333 1,291,380 41.5 1.8 1.8 31 164,300 37.1 1.7 1.7 302 1,127,080 42.1 1.8 1.8
Private sector 145 424,490 39.2 2.7 2.1 21 26,330 46.3 1.4 1.8 124 398,160 38.7 2.8 2.1
Public sector 188 866,890 42.6 1.3 1.6 10 137,970 35.4 1.8 1.7 178 728,920 44.0 1.3 1.6

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 jurisdictions Federal jurisdiction Provincial jurisdiction
Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual 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 sectors 302 676,710 40.0 1.3 1.8 29 74,920 46.8 1.9 2.2 273 601,790 39.1 1.2 1.7
Private sector 112 194,640 48.1 1.4 2.0 20 45,090 52.2 1.7 2.2 92 149,550 46.9 1.3 2.0
Public sector 190 482,070 36.7 1.3 1.7 9 29,830 38.7 2.0 2.1 181 452,240 36.6 1.2 1.6

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 jurisdictions Federal jurisdiction Provincial jurisdiction
Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual 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 sectors 270 750,776 37.8 1.4 1.7 38 144,461 48.6 1.6 1.8 232 606,315 35.2 1.4 1.6
Private sector 88 146,496 46.9 1.3 1.5 20 37,031 48.1 1.3 2.1 68 109,465 46.5 1.2 1.3
Public sector 182 604,280 35.5 1.5 1.7 18 107,430 48.8 1.7 1.7 164 496,850 32.7 1.4 1.7

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 jurisdictions Federal jurisdiction Provincial jurisdiction
Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual 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 sectors 486 1,094,560 36.9 1.4 1.4 40 77,520 40.4 1.8 1.9 446 1,017,040 36.6 1.4 1.4
Private sector 162 426,170 41.6 2.4 2.1 24 26,080 47.0 1.8 2.1 138 400,090 41.2 2.5 2.1
Public sector 324 668,390 33.8 0.7 1.0 16 51,440 37.0 1.8 1.8 308 616,950 33.6 0.7 0.9

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 jurisdictions Federal jurisdiction Provincial jurisdiction
Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual 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 sectors 249 694,200 45.8 1.5 1.7 21 31,690 41.5 1.6 1.5 228 662,510 46.0 1.4 1.7
Private sector 68 151,650 39.4 3.4 2.3 11 11,520 38.1 2.0 2.1 57 140,130 39.5 3.6 2.3
Public sector 181 542,550 47.6 0.9 1.5 10 20,170 43.4 1.4 1.2 171 522,380 47.7 0.9 1.5

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 jurisdictions Federal jurisdiction Provincial jurisdiction
Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual 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 sectors 241 777,690 43.0 0.9 1.2 24 47,460 58.0 2.0 2.3 217 730,230 42.0 0.8 1.1
Private sector 95 210,960 51.3 1.5 1.7 20 44,860 59.5 2.0 2.4 75 166,100 49.1 1.3 1.6
Public sector 146 566,730 39.9 0.6 1.0 4 2,600 32.5 1.7 1.7 142 564,130 39.9 0.6 1.0

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 jurisdictions Federal jurisdiction Provincial jurisdiction
Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual 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 sectors 281 1,181,660 48.0 0.9 1.3 24 122,950 45.2 1.0 1.3 257 1,058,710 48.4 0.8 1.3
Private sector 122 252,360 45.0 1.5 1.5 15 30,600 76.0 0.4 1.3 107 221,760 40.7 1.6 1.5
Public sector 159 929,300 48.9 0.7 1.3 9 92,350 35.0 1.2 1.3 150 836,950 50.4 0.6 1.3

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 jurisdictions Federal jurisdiction Provincial jurisdiction
Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual 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 sectors 209 771,130 38.6 1.4 1.7 44 199,690 47.9 1.3 1.5 165 571,440 35.3 1.5 1.7
Private sector 63 97,420 39.9 1.7 1.8 20 23,640 45.1 1.9 2.1 43 73,780 38.2 1.6 1.7
Public sector 146 673,710 38.4 1.4 1.7 24 176,050 48.3 1.2 1.4 122 497,660 34.9 1.5 1.7

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 jurisdictions Federal jurisdiction Provincial jurisdiction
Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual 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 sectors 183 576,625 40.0 1.1 1.3 19 47,720 47.1 1.7 1.8 164 528,905 39.4 1.0 1.2
Private sector 65 119,070 45.0 1.5 1.7 12 17,400 45.5 2.4 2.1 53 101,670 44.9 1.3 1.6
Public sector 118 457,555 38.7 1.0 1.1 7 30,320 48.0 1.3 1.6 111 427,235 38.1 1.0 1.1

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 jurisdictions Federal jurisdiction Provincial jurisdiction
Number of agreements Number of employees Duration of agreements in months (average) First year percentage adjustment (average) Annual 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 sectors 126 358,665 41.0 1.5 1.7 14 19,890 50.5 2.2 2.4 112 338,775 40.5 1.5 1.7
Private sector 53 108,345 43.5 1.9 2.2 12 18,340 51.0 2.1 2.4 41 90,005 42.0 1.9 2.2
Public sector 73 250,320 40.0 1.4 1.5 2 1,550 44.7 3.1 2.1 71 248,770 40.0 1.4 1.5

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

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

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