Major wage settlements by jurisdiction (aggregated) and sector

Publication date: June 1, 2022

Table of Contents

Month

May 2021
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 18,832 49.9 1.7 1.6 2 5,900 65.1 2.6 2.3 9 12,932 43.0 1.3 1.2
Private sector 4 4,660 66.5 1.8 1.9 1 2,800 84.0 2.0 2.1 3 1,860 40.1 1.5 1.6
Public sector 7 14,172 44.5 1.7 1.4 1 3,100 48.0 3.1 2.5 6 11,072 43.5 1.3 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.

June 2021
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 8 27,695 37.0 2.0 1.9 1 1,600 12.0 2.2 2.2 7 26,095 38.5 1.9 1.9
Private sector 4 3,540 40.1 1.8 2.3 1 1,600 12.0 2.2 2.2 3 1,940 63.2 1.4 2.3
Public sector 4 24,155 36.6 2.0 1.9 4 24,155 36.6 2.0 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.

July 2021
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 11 177,260 46.8 2.0 2.0 11 177,260 46.8 2.0 2.0
Private sector 5 145,970 48.0 2.1 2.1 5 145,970 48.0 2.1 2.1
Public sector 6 31,290 41.1 1.6 1.8 6 31,290 41.1 1.6 1.8

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

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

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

August 2021
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 7 33,495 63.0 0.5 2.3 4 25,720 73.4 0.3 2.6 3 7,775 28.4 1.3 1.3
Private sector 3 6,720 43.5 1.0 1.8 3 6,720 43.5 1.0 1.8
Public sector 4 26,775 67.9 0.4 2.5 1 19,000 84.0 0.0 2.9 3 7,775 28.4 1.3 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.

September 2021
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 20 131,199 36.3 2.0 2.0 3 49,753 25.0 2.0 2.0 17 81,446 43.3 2.0 2.0
Private sector 4 4,546 58.5 2.9 2.5 2 1,753 52.7 0.8 1.3 2 2,793 62.2 4.2 3.3
Public sector 16 126,653 35.5 2.0 2.0 1 48,000 24.0 2.0 2.0 15 78,653 42.6 1.9 2.0

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.

October 2021
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 64,631 36.8 2.0 2.0 1 725 48.0 1.0 1.8 5 63,906 36.6 2.0 2.0
Private sector 2 2,125 48.0 1.7 2.1 1 725 48.0 1.0 1.8 1 1,400 48.1 2.1 2.2
Public sector 4 62,506 36.4 2.0 2.0 4 62,506 36.4 2.0 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.

November 2021
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 6 129,405 36.1 2.0 2.0 6 129,405 36.1 2.0 2.0
Private sector
Public sector 6 129,405 36.1 2.0 2.0 6 129,405 36.1 2.0 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.

December 2021
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 8 95,190 38.6 2.4 2.1 1 8,624 48.0 2.8 2.0 7 86,566 37.7 2.4 2.1
Private sector 2 3,913 65.9 9.5 3.4 2 3,913 65.9 9.5 3.4
Public sector 6 91,277 37.4 2.1 2.0 1 8,624 48.0 2.8 2.0 5 82,653 36.3 2.0 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.

January 2022
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 3 42,594 44.3 0.6 1.4 3 42,594 44.3 0.6 1.4
Private sector 1 2,240 36.0 1.5 1.8 1 2,240 36.0 1.5 1.8
Public sector 2 40,354 44.7 0.6 1.3 2 40,354 44.7 0.6 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.

March 2022
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 3 7,954 25.0 3.5 3.2 3 7,954 25.0 3.5 3.2
Private sector
Public sector 3 7,954 25.0 3.5 3.2 3 7,954 25.0 3.5 3.2

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.

April 2022
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 4 5,750 33.9 3.1 3.0 1 660 36.0 3.5 3.5 3 5,090 33.6 3.1 2.9
Private sector 1 1,025 24.0 3.5 3.5 1 1,025 24.0 3.5 3.5
Public sector 3 4,725 36.0 3.0 2.9 1 660 36.0 3.5 3.5 2 4,065 36.0 3.0 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.

Quarter

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 73 177,092 42.2 1.6 1.7 7 17,940 52.8 2.4 2.2 66 159,152 41.0 1.5 1.7
Private sector 35 80,248 40.9 2.2 2.4 3 8,440 58.2 2.0 2.7 32 71,808 38.9 2.2 2.3
Public sector 38 96,844 43.3 1.1 1.2 4 9,500 48.0 2.8 1.8 34 87,344 42.8 1.0 1.2

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 60 99,443 43.4 2.0 1.7 20 47,342 47.4 2.8 2.0 40 52,101 39.8 1.3 1.4
Private sector 16 20,972 42.6 1.9 1.8 5 4,532 43.2 3.4 2.4 11 16,440 42.4 1.5 1.7
Public sector 44 78,471 43.7 2.0 1.7 15 42,810 47.9 2.7 2.0 29 35,661 38.6 1.2 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.

Q4 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 42 118,765 41.3 1.1 1.3 2 3,580 60.0 0.3 1.3 40 115,185 40.8 1.2 1.3
Private sector 12 15,150 44.5 1.7 1.7 1 580 60.0 2.0 2.8 11 14,570 43.9 1.7 1.6
Public sector 30 103,615 40.9 1.1 1.2 1 3,000 60.0 0.0 1.0 29 100,615 40.3 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.

Q1 2020
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 77,780 42.7 0.9 1.2 5 21,650 58.6 1.2 2.3 33 56,130 36.6 0.8 0.8
Private sector 10 24,070 49.7 2.0 1.7 4 10,650 57.2 2.5 2.3 6 13,420 43.7 1.5 1.2
Public sector 28 53,710 39.6 0.5 1.0 1 11,000 60.0 0.0 2.2 27 42,710 34.4 0.6 0.7

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.

Q2 2020
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 35 347,302 38.7 1.3 1.5 4 52,280 48.0 2.1 2.4 31 295,022 37.0 1.2 1.3
Private sector 7 12,450 46.3 2.2 2.2 1 770 14.0 11.9 10.1 6 11,680 48.4 1.5 1.7
Public sector 28 334,852 38.4 1.3 1.4 3 51,510 48.5 2.0 2.3 25 283,342 36.5 1.2 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.

Q3 2020
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 28 179,093 41.0 2.3 2.0 7 141,480 40.5 2.6 2.1 21 37,613 42.9 1.4 1.4
Private sector 9 18,093 41.4 2.4 2.0 3 4,200 48.6 2.2 2.4 6 13,893 39.3 2.4 1.9
Public sector 19 161,000 41.0 2.3 2.0 4 137,280 40.3 2.6 2.1 15 23,720 45.0 0.8 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.

Q4 2020
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 37 93,636 44.4 2.1 1.9 9 34,073 44.9 2.6 2.2 28 59,563 44.1 1.9 1.7
Private sector 11 32,511 44.6 2.3 1.9 4 12,163 59.4 2.3 2.3 7 20,348 35.7 2.3 1.7
Public sector 26 61,125 44.3 2.0 1.8 5 21,910 36.9 2.8 2.1 21 39,215 48.4 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.

Q1 2021
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 88,830 46.9 1.4 1.5 7 24,666 38.1 2.5 1.9 26 64,164 50.3 0.9 1.4
Private sector 9 7,829 43.3 1.4 1.4 2 1,631 27.0 1.3 1.3 7 6,198 47.6 1.4 1.4
Public sector 24 81,001 47.3 1.4 1.5 5 23,035 38.9 2.5 2.0 19 57,966 50.6 0.9 1.4

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 2021
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 25 59,477 43.2 1.6 1.6 3 7,500 53.8 2.5 2.3 22 51,977 41.6 1.5 1.5
Private sector 10 12,700 59.9 1.2 1.5 2 4,400 57.8 2.1 2.1 8 8,300 61.1 0.7 1.2
Public sector 15 46,777 38.6 1.8 1.6 1 3,100 48.0 3.1 2.5 14 43,677 37.9 1.7 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 2021
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 38 341,954 44.4 1.8 2.0 7 75,473 41.5 1.4 2.2 31 266,481 45.2 2.0 2.0
Private sector 12 157,236 48.1 2.0 2.1 5 8,473 45.4 0.9 1.7 7 148,763 48.3 2.1 2.1
Public sector 26 184,718 41.2 1.7 2.0 2 67,000 41.0 1.4 2.3 24 117,718 41.3 1.8 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.

Q4 2021
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 20 289,226 37.1 2.1 2.0 2 9,349 48.0 2.7 1.9 18 279,877 36.7 2.1 2.0
Private sector 4 6,038 59.6 6.8 3.0 1 725 48.0 1.0 1.8 3 5,313 61.2 7.5 3.1
Public sector 16 283,188 36.6 2.0 2.0 1 8,624 48.0 2.8 2.0 15 274,564 36.2 2.0 2.0

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.

Q1 2022
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 50,548 41.2 1.1 1.6 6 50,548 41.2 1.1 1.6
Private sector 1 2,240 36.0 1.5 1.8 1 2,240 36.0 1.5 1.8
Public sector 5 48,308 41.5 1.1 1.6 5 48,308 41.5 1.1 1.6

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

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

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

Year

2013
All 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 484 1,092,600 36.8 1.4 1.4 40 77,520 40.4 1.8 1.9 444 1,015,080 36.5 1.4 1.4
Private sector 160 424,210 41.5 2.5 2.1 24 26,080 47.0 1.8 2.1 136 398,130 41.1 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 245 689,168 45.8 1.4 1.7 20 30,050 41.1 1.6 1.6 225 659,118 46.0 1.4 1.7
Private sector 66 149,033 39.4 3.5 2.3 11 11,520 38.1 2.0 2.1 55 137,513 39.5 3.6 2.3
Public sector 179 540,135 47.6 0.9 1.5 9 18,530 43.0 1.4 1.2 170 521,605 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 238 753,178 42.8 1.0 1.2 24 47,460 58.0 2.0 2.3 214 705,718 41.8 0.9 1.1
Private sector 90 184,920 51.7 2.2 1.8 20 44,860 59.5 2.0 2.4 70 140,060 49.2 2.3 1.6
Public sector 148 568,258 39.9 0.6 1.0 4 2,600 32.5 1.7 1.7 144 565,658 40.0 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 283 1,074,184 46.8 0.9 1.4 24 123,000 45.1 1.1 1.3 259 951,184 47.1 0.9 1.4
Private sector 123 252,289 45.0 1.5 1.5 14 30,000 76.8 0.7 1.4 109 222,289 40.7 1.6 1.5
Public sector 160 821,895 47.4 0.8 1.3 10 93,000 34.9 1.2 1.3 150 728,895 49.0 0.7 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 215 838,099 39.2 1.7 1.7 45 200,140 47.9 1.3 1.5 170 637,959 36.5 1.8 1.8
Private sector 72 177,621 44.1 2.5 1.9 22 32,090 48.8 1.4 1.9 50 145,531 43.1 2.8 1.9
Public sector 143 660,478 37.9 1.4 1.7 23 168,050 47.7 1.3 1.4 120 492,428 34.6 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 202 699,743 41.8 1.2 1.3 28 74,790 47.3 1.7 1.9 174 624,953 41.2 1.2 1.2
Private sector 73 206,095 46.5 1.8 1.6 15 28,060 46.5 2.4 2.3 58 178,035 46.5 1.7 1.5
Public sector 129 493,648 39.9 1.0 1.2 13 46,730 47.8 1.3 1.7 116 446,918 39.0 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 234 607,108 41.7 1.6 1.7 38 83,532 50.1 2.4 2.0 196 523,576 40.4 1.5 1.6
Private sector 82 158,291 42.7 2.0 2.2 15 22,422 52.0 2.3 2.5 67 135,869 41.2 1.9 2.1
Public sector 152 448,817 41.4 1.5 1.5 23 61,110 49.4 2.5 1.8 129 387,707 40.1 1.3 1.4

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.

2020
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 138 697,811 40.5 1.7 1.6 25 249,483 44.3 2.4 2.2 113 448,328 38.4 1.3 1.3
Private sector 37 87,124 45.6 2.2 1.9 12 27,783 55.7 2.6 2.5 25 59,341 40.9 2.0 1.6
Public sector 101 610,687 39.8 1.6 1.6 13 221,700 42.8 2.3 2.2 88 388,987 38.0 1.1 1.2

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

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

2021
All 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 116 779,487 41.9 1.9 1.9 19 116,988 42.1 1.8 2.1 97 662,499 41.8 1.9 1.9
Private sector 35 183,803 49.1 2.1 2.0 10 15,229 47.2 1.3 1.8 25 168,574 49.3 2.2 2.0
Public sector 81 595,684 39.6 1.8 1.9 9 101,759 41.3 1.9 2.2 72 493,925 39.3 1.8 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.

2022
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 56,298 40.5 1.3 1.8 1 660 36.0 3.5 3.5 9 55,638 40.5 1.3 1.8
Private sector 2 3,265 32.2 2.1 2.3 2 3,265 32.2 2.1 2.3
Public sector 8 53,033 41.0 1.2 1.8 1 660 36.0 3.5 3.5 7 52,373 41.1 1.2 1.7

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

Note: Data for 2022 cover the months of January through April. Major settlements are those involving bargaining units of 500 or more employees. For additional information, please see the Technical notes.

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

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