Canadian Press NewsAlert: Early estimate shows economic growth slowed in Q1
OTTAWA — Statistics Canada estimates the economy grew at an annualized rate of 6.5 per cent in the first quarter of the year.
The preliminary estimate for the first three months of the year compares with growth at an annualized rate of 9.6 per cent over the last three months of 2020.
Statistics Canada says the economy grew 0.4 per cent in February and estimated growth of 0.9 per cent for March.
The Canadian Press