Gross Domestic Product (GDP)

Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting GDP increased from 2% to 6% in 2019. Fishing, hunting and trapping GDP rose 3% during the same period, after a 6% decline in 2018. Seafood processing GDP increased 2% in 2019, partly offsetting the 10% decline in 2018. Total Canadian GDP grew 2% in 2019.

Gross Domestic Product (GDP) at basic prices, selected industries, Canada, 2017 - 2019
  2017 2018 2019
Industry Millions of chained 2012 dollars table note 1
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting 40,201 40,965 43,350
Fishing, hunting and trapping 1,155 1,087 1,121
Seafood product preparation and packaging 1,252 1,133 1,159
All industries 1,895,902 1,945,015 1,980,087

Table Notes

Table note 1

Note that chained dollars allow for the calculation of growth rates, but not the contribution of each industry to the total Canadian GDP, as aggregates are not equal to the sum of their components

Return to table note 1 referrer

Statistics Canada. Table 36-10-0434-06 Gross domestic product (GDP) at basic prices, by industry, annual average, industry detail (x 1,000,000)


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