The Economy and Statistics

The Economy and Statistics

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St. John’s is a vibrant capital city and the hub of economic activity for the Canadian offshore petroleum industry. St. John’s is also a leader in ocean technologies, an emerging tourism destination, and a city recognized for its cultural distinctiveness.

The State of the Economy publication, updated biannually, further describes the trends and current conditions in a wide range of economic indicators for the St. John's metro region. Find this publication and related reports under the Economic Update tabs on the Publications page.