That strong BC economy we keep hearing about is alive and well in Statistics Canada’s economic report for 2015.
“British Columbia did have the best economic output of the western provinces and, in fact, it was the best economic output in 2015 of all Canadian provinces and territories,” says Matt McDonald with Statistics Canada. “We saw that gross domestic product expanded 3.3% in 2015. This was actually the sixth consecutive annual increase for British Columbia. Economic output has been quite strong relative to other regions in Canada recently.