Major wage settlements by jurisdiction (aggregated) and sector

Publication date: February 28, 2020

Table of Contents

Month

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 18 92,450 37.2 1.9 2.0 3 1,730 48.0 0.9 2.0 15 90,720 37.0 1.9 2.0
Private sector 6 19,830 39.1 1.9 2.0 1 530 48.0 0.0 1.5 5 19,300 38.9 1.9 2.0
Public sector 12 72,620 36.7 1.9 1.9 2 1,200 48.0 1.3 2.2 10 71,420 36.5 1.9 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.

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 20 62,050 41.6 1.0 1.5 2 1,240 48.0 2.1 2.0 18 60,810 41.5 1.0 1.5
Private sector 8 18,300 39.2 1.9 2.3 2 1,240 48.0 2.1 2.0 6 17,060 38.5 1.9 2.3
Public sector 12 43,750 42.6 0.7 1.2 12 43,750 42.6 0.7 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 31 56,720 39.9 2.0 1.9 1 2,320 48.0 3.5 1.7 30 54,400 39.6 1.9 1.9
Private sector 20 35,595 36.5 2.4 2.4 20 35,595 36.5 2.4 2.4
Public sector 11 21,125 45.7 1.2 1.1 1 2,320 48.0 3.5 1.7 10 18,805 45.5 0.9 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.

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 18 45,960 43.7 2.0 1.9 4 14,000 53.6 2.6 2.5 14 31,960 39.4 1.7 1.6
Private sector 7 25,150 46.7 2.2 2.4 2 7,900 57.9 2.4 2.8 5 17,250 41.6 2.1 2.2
Public sector 11 20,810 40.2 1.7 1.2 2 6,100 48.0 2.8 2.0 9 14,710 36.9 1.3 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.

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 20 45,820 44.7 2.0 1.8 7 21,190 48.0 2.7 2.0 13 24,630 41.9 1.4 1.7
Private sector 6 11,550 44.9 1.2 1.6 1 1,200 48.0 2.0 2.0 5 10,350 44.6 1.1 1.5
Public sector 14 34,270 44.6 2.3 1.9 6 19,990 48.0 2.7 2.0 8 14,280 39.9 1.7 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 15 20,360 42.4 1.7 1.6 4 8,160 45.9 2.5 2.0 11 12,200 40.1 1.1 1.3
Private sector 5 5,730 37.8 2.0 2.1 1 1,460 36.0 2.2 2.3 4 4,270 38.4 2.0 2.0
Public sector 10 14,630 44.2 1.5 1.4 3 6,700 48.0 2.6 1.9 7 7,930 41.1 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.

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 12 10,432 34.9 0.9 0.9 3 2,070 43.2 2.3 2.0 9 8,362 32.9 0.5 0.7
Private sector 2 1,510 44.7 1.8 1.9 2 1,510 44.7 1.8 1.9
Public sector 10 8,922 33.2 0.7 0.8 1 560 39.0 3.6 2.3 9 8,362 32.9 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.

October 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 7 7,640 40.3 1.6 1.8 7 7,640 40.3 1.6 1.8
Private sector 2 2,410 31.9 1.8 1.6 2 2,410 31.9 1.8 1.6
Public sector 5 5,230 44.2 1.5 1.9 5 5,230 44.2 1.5 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.

November 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 12 78,710 42.2 0.9 1.1 1 3,000 60.0 0.0 1.0 11 75,710 41.5 0.9 1.1
Private sector 1 2,300 48.0 1.4 1.2 1 2,300 48.0 1.4 1.2
Public sector 11 76,410 42.0 0.9 1.1 1 3,000 60.0 0.0 1.0 10 73,410 41.3 0.9 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.

December 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 21,680 36.5 1.8 1.8 1 580 60.0 2.0 2.8 14 21,100 35.8 1.8 1.8
Private sector 6 4,650 39.0 1.9 2.1 1 580 60.0 2.0 2.8 5 4,070 36.0 1.9 2.0
Public sector 9 17,030 35.8 1.7 1.7 9 17,030 35.8 1.7 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.

January 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 20 34,600 28.6 0.5 0.4 2 3,050 36.0 2.5 2.7 18 31,550 27.9 0.3 0.2
Private sector 5 10,500 36.0 1.3 1.0 2 3,050 36.0 2.5 2.7 3 7,450 36.0 0.7 0.2
Public sector 15 24,100 25.4 0.1 0.1 15 24,100 25.4 0.1 0.1

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.

Quarter

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 48 262,370 30.3 1.5 1.8 12 42,220 48.2 1.4 1.5 36 220,150 26.8 1.5 1.9
Private sector 12 21,400 38.4 1.5 1.7 5 8,560 49.2 2.0 1.9 7 12,840 31.2 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 48 90,840 43.1 1.7 1.8 6 10,340 43.9 1.3 1.7 42 80,500 43.0 1.7 1.8
Private sector 23 41,340 39.4 1.8 1.9 5 7,000 41.9 1.3 1.8 18 34,340 38.9 1.9 1.9
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 55 140,950 47.4 1.6 1.8 4 19,990 49.1 1.3 1.8 51 120,960 47.1 1.6 1.8
Private sector 22 55,940 50.2 1.7 2.0 1 1,800 60.0 2.0 2.4 21 54,140 49.9 1.7 2.0
Public sector 33 85,010 45.5 1.5 1.7 3 18,190 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 34 165,495 33.0 1.4 1.6 5 6,480 40.9 2.6 1.9 29 159,015 32.7 1.4 1.6
Private sector 11 10,620 38.1 1.3 1.2 4 4,100 36.8 3.4 2.2 7 6,520 38.9 0.0 0.6
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 46 152,520 39.8 0.5 0.7 2 1,950 42.7 2.0 3.7 44 150,570 39.7 0.5 0.7
Private sector 12 27,480 34.5 0.5 0.8 1 860 36.0 3.0 3.0 11 26,620 34.4 0.5 0.7
Public sector 34 125,040 40.9 0.5 0.7 1 1,090 48.0 1.3 4.2 33 123,950 40.9 0.5 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.

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 50 197,255 40.1 1.6 1.8 6 6,230 48.0 1.6 2.3 44 191,025 39.8 1.6 1.8
Private sector 14 34,980 46.0 1.5 1.9 4 5,030 48.0 1.6 2.3 10 29,950 45.6 1.4 1.9
Public sector 36 162,275 38.8 1.6 1.7 2 1,200 48.0 1.3 2.2 34 161,075 38.7 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.

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 69 164,730 41.6 1.6 1.7 7 17,560 52.4 2.7 2.3 62 147,170 40.3 1.5 1.7
Private sector 35 79,045 40.4 2.2 2.4 4 9,140 56.5 2.4 2.7 31 69,905 38.3 2.2 2.3
Public sector 34 85,685 42.8 1.1 1.1 3 8,420 48.0 3.0 1.9 31 77,265 42.2 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.

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 47 76,612 42.8 1.8 1.6 14 31,420 47.1 2.6 2.0 33 45,192 39.7 1.2 1.4
Private sector 13 18,790 42.7 1.5 1.8 4 4,170 42.6 2.0 2.1 9 14,620 42.8 1.4 1.7
Public sector 34 57,822 42.8 1.9 1.6 10 27,250 47.8 2.7 2.0 24 30,572 38.3 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.

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 34 108,030 40.9 1.1 1.3 2 3,580 60.0 0.3 1.3 32 104,450 40.3 1.1 1.3
Private sector 9 9,360 39.4 1.8 1.8 1 580 60.0 2.0 2.8 8 8,780 38.0 1.8 1.7
Public sector 25 98,670 41.1 1.1 1.2 1 3,000 60.0 0.0 1.0 24 95,670 40.5 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

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 242 778,490 43.0 0.9 1.2 24 47,460 58.0 2.0 2.3 218 731,030 42.0 0.8 1.1
Private sector 96 211,760 51.3 1.5 1.7 20 44,860 59.5 2.0 2.4 76 166,900 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 283 1,183,060 48.0 0.9 1.3 24 122,950 45.2 1.0 1.3 259 1,060,110 48.3 0.8 1.3
Private sector 124 253,760 45.0 1.5 1.5 15 30,600 76.0 0.4 1.3 109 223,160 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 211 772,580 38.6 1.4 1.7 44 199,690 47.9 1.3 1.5 167 572,890 35.4 1.5 1.7
Private sector 65 98,870 40.0 1.6 1.7 20 23,640 45.1 1.9 2.1 45 75,230 38.4 1.6 1.6
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 190 586,755 40.1 1.1 1.3 21 50,000 47.1 1.7 1.8 169 536,755 39.5 1.0 1.2
Private sector 69 125,140 45.2 1.4 1.7 12 17,400 45.5 2.4 2.1 57 107,740 45.1 1.3 1.6
Public sector 121 461,615 38.8 1.0 1.2 9 32,600 48.0 1.3 1.7 112 429,015 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 200 546,627 41.1 1.5 1.6 29 58,790 49.6 2.4 2.1 171 487,837 40.1 1.4 1.6
Private sector 71 142,175 42.0 1.9 2.1 13 18,920 51.3 2.1 2.5 58 123,255 40.6 1.9 2.1
Public sector 129 404,452 40.8 1.4 1.5 16 39,870 48.8 2.5 1.9 113 364,582 39.9 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 20 34,600 28.6 0.5 0.4 2 3,050 36.0 2.5 2.7 18 31,550 27.9 0.3 0.2
Private sector 5 10,500 36.0 1.3 1.0 2 3,050 36.0 2.5 2.7 3 7,450 36.0 0.7 0.2
Public sector 15 24,100 25.4 0.1 0.1 15 24,100 25.4 0.1 0.1

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

Note: Data for 2020 cover the month of January. 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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