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National economic accounts

StatsCan has released the economic accounts numbers for the second quarter of 2010 and June 2010.

Real gross domestic product (GDP) grew by 0.5% in the second quarter, after increasing by 1.4% in the first quarter. Final domestic demand advanced 0.9%, led by business investment in machinery and equipment. Real GDP increased by 0.2% in June. – Statistics Canada