Canada: In-depth PESTLE Insights

This PESTLE country analysis report on Canada provides a holistic view of the country, with insightful analysis of current and future issues, supplemented with relevant quantitative data to support trend analysis.

Synopsis

- Understand the political system in Canada through analysis of key figures in the country and governance indicators.

- Understand the economic situation in Canada through a balanced assessment of core macroeconomic issues.

- Understand customer demographics in Canada through analysis of income distribution and the rural-urban split, as well as healthcare and education.

- Understand the technological landscape in Canada through analysis of relevant laws and policies, as well as patents data.

Scope

- The political landscape section discusses the evolution of the political scenario in Canada, as well as the country's economic, social, foreign, and defense policies. The section also discusses the country's performance according to World Bank Governance Indicators.

- The economic landscape section outlines the evolution of Canada's economy, as well as the country's performance in terms of GDP growth, composition by sector (agriculture, industry, and services), fiscal situation, international investment position, monetary situation, credit disbursement, banking sector, and employment.

- The social landscape section analyzes the government's social welfare policies, as well as the country's performance in terms of healthcare, income distribution, and education.

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- What is the outlook in Canada in terms of political stability, policies towards business, and the popularity of the government?

- How does Canada perform in terms of GDP growth, its fiscal situation, international investment position, monetary situation, and employment?

- How does Canada perform in terms of healthcare, income distribution, and education?

- How does Canada perform in terms of technology-intensive sectors like IT, life sciences, and R&D expenditure trends?

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Table of Contents

Table of Contents

Overview 2

Catalyst 2

Summary 2

Key findings 2

PESTLE highlights 4

Key fundamentals 5

Key Facts and Geographic Location 13

Key ...

Table of Contents

Overview 2

Catalyst 2

Summary 2

Key findings 2

PESTLE highlights 4

Key fundamentals 5

Key Facts and Geographic Location 13

Key facts 13

Geographic location 14

PESTLE Analysis 15

Summary 15

Political analysis 16

Overview 16

Current strengths 16

Current challenges 17

Future prospects 17

Future risks 18

Economic analysis 19

Overview 19

Current strengths 19

Current challenges 23

Future prospects 24

Future risks 25

Social analysis 28

Overview 28

Current strengths 28

Current challenges 31

Future prospects 32

Future risks 32

Technological analysis 34

Overview 34

Current strengths 34

Current challenges 34

Future prospects 35

Future risks 36

Legal analysis 37

Overview 37

Current strengths 37

Current challenges 38

Future prospects 39

Future risks 40

Environmental analysis 41

Overview 41

Current strengths 41

Current challenges 42

Future prospects 44

Future risks 44

POLITICAL LANDSCAPE 45

Summary 45

Evolution 45

Pre-1930s 45

1931-1992 45

1993-2017 46

Structure and policies 47

Structure of government 48

Structure of parliament 48

Key political parties 49

Composition of the parliament 50

Key policies 50

Performance 51

Governance indicators 51

Outlook 52

ECONOMIC LANDSCAPE 53

Summary 53

Evolution 53

Pre-1980 53

1980-2016 53

Structure and policies 54

Overview 54

Financial authorities and regulators 54

Stock exchange 55

Insurance 55

Performance 56

GDP and growth rate 56

GDP composition by sector 57

Fiscal situation 61

Exports and imports 61

Current account 61

International investment position 62

Key monetary indicators 62

Unemployment 63

Outlook 63

SOCIAL LANDSCAPE 64

Summary 64

Evolution 64

Structure and policies 64

Demographic composition 64

Urban/rural composition and migration 65

Ethnic composition 65

Religious composition 65

Education 66

Healthcare 66

Social welfare 67

Performance 67

Healthcare 67

Income distribution 68

Education 68

Outlook 69

TECHNOLOGICAL LANDSCAPE 70

Summary 70

Evolution 70

Structure and policies 70

Intellectual property 70

R&D 71

Technology agreements and pacts 71

Performance 71

Outlook 72

LEGAL LANDSCAPE 73

Summary 73

Evolution 73

Structure and policies 73

Judicial system 73

Legislative relations between the union and the states 74

Taxation 74

Labor laws 75

Performance 75

Effectiveness of the legal system 75

Outlook 75

ENVIRONMENTAL LANDSCAPE 76

Summary 76

Evolution 76

Structure and policies 76

Environmental regulations 76

Kyoto Protocol on climate change 77

Performance 78

Environmental impact 78

Outlook 78

Appendix 79

ISO codes of selected countries 79

Ask the analyst 80

Disclaimer 80

List of Tables

List of Tables

Table 1: Canada - Key Fundamentals, 2015-2021 5

Table 2: Canada - Key Facts, 2018 13

Table 3: Canada - Political Landscape Analysis, 2018 16 ...

List of Tables

Table 1: Canada - Key Fundamentals, 2015-2021 5

Table 2: Canada - Key Facts, 2018 13

Table 3: Canada - Political Landscape Analysis, 2018 16

Table 4: Canada - Economic Analysis, 2018 19

Table 5: Canada - Social System Analysis, 2018 28

Table 6: Canada -Technological Landscape Analysis, 2018 34

Table 7: Canada - Patents Granted by USPTO (Thousands), 2012-2015 35

Table 8: Canada - Legal Analysis, 2018 37

Table 9: Canada - Environmental Analysis, 2018 41

Table 10: Canada - Population by Age (as a Percentage of the Total Population), 2017 65

List of Figures

List of Figures

Figure 1: Map of Canada, 2018 14

Figure 2: Canada - Economic Growth and Unemployment Rate (%), Q1 2012 - Q4 2019 20

Figure 3 ...

List of Figures

Figure 1: Map of Canada, 2018 14

Figure 2: Canada - Economic Growth and Unemployment Rate (%), Q1 2012 - Q4 2019 20

Figure 3: Canada - Slowdown in House Prices (%), January 2014 to September 2017 20

Figure 4: Canada - Quality of Infrastructure (ranking), 2017-2018 21

Figure 5: Canada - Infrastructure Investment ($ billion) - Budget 2017 22

Figure 6: Canada - Public Finances (%), 2007-2017 23

Figure 7: Canada - Government Revenue and Expenditure (%), 2007-2017 23

Figure 8: Canada - FDI Inflow ($ Billion), 2014-2016 24

Figure 9: Canada - Debt Sustainability (%), 1991-2087 25

Figure 10: Canada - Household Debt to Disposable Income (%), 2016 26

Figure 11: Canada - Household Debt to Disposable Income (%), Q1 2007 to Q1 2017 26

Figure 12: Canada - Gini Coefficient Index, 2014 29

Figure 13: Canada - Better Life Index, 2016 30

Figure 14: Canada - Protection for Regular Employment, 2013 31

Figure 15: Canada - Protection for Temporary Employment, 2013 31

Figure 16: Canada - Old Age Dependency Ratio (%), 2016 and 2050 32

Figure 17: Canada - Tax Subsidy Rates on R&D Expenditure, 2017 36

Figure 18: Canada - Product Market Regulation, 2013 38

Figure 19: Canada - FDI Restrictiveness Index, 2016 39

Figure 20: Canada - Environmentally Related Taxes (%), 2014 42

Figure 21: Canada - GHG Emissions Per Unit of GDP, 1990 and 2016 43

Figure 22: Canada - GHG Emissions Per Capita, 1990 and 2016 43

Figure 23: Canada - Political Events Timeline 46

Figure 24: Canada - Key Political Figures, 2018 47

Figure 25: Canada - Political Structure (Central Government) 48

Figure 26: Canada - Composition of Parliament (Number of Seats), 2015 50

Figure 27: Canada - Evolution of GDP Growth (%), 2006-2016 54

Figure 28: Canada - GDP and Growth Rate ($ / %), 2012-2022f 56

Figure 29: Canada - GDP Composition by Sector (%), 2016 57

Figure 30: Canada - Agricultural Output, 2012-2017f 58

Figure 31: Canada - Industrial Output, 2012-2017f 59

Figure 32: Canada - Service Output, 2012-2017f 60

Figure 33: Canada - External Trade ($), 2012-2017f 61

Figure 34: Canada - Consumer Price Index and Index-based Inflation (%), 2012-2022f 62

Figure 35: Canada - Unemployment (%), 2012-2022f 63

Figure 36: Canada - Composition by Religion, 2011 66

Figure 37: Canada - Healthcare Expenditure ($ / %), 2009-2015 68

Figure 38: Canada - Educational Expenditure ($ / %), 2009-2015 69

Figure 39: Canada - Internet Users (Millions), 2013-2017f 72

Figure 40: Canada -Judicial Structure, 2018 74

Figure 41: Canada - Carbon Dioxide Emissions (Tons / %), 2008-2015 78

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