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Canada had a worse 2020 economically than the U.S. but not as bad as Europe.
Almost every single component of the economy used to calculate GDP was at its lowest point.
Health care and household spending are seeing historic collapses.
Working from home is expected to cause a "dramatic decline" in productivity, Canada's statistical agency says.
A November cold snap caused utility use to jump, the agency says.
It grew more than expected in February, after shrinking in January.
But we've still had a pretty good year, overall.
Manufacturing, oil and gas all took a hit in August.
Individually, each of these barriers may not account for much when compared with the size of Canada's economy. However, the sum of these barriers is huge.
"There appears to be no holding back the Canadian economy, at least for now."