canada predictions for 2022

Read 18 predictions about Canada in 2022, a year that will see this country experience significant change in its politics, economics, technology, culture, and environment. It’s your future, discover what you’re in for.

International relations predictions for Canada in 2022

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Politics predictions for Canada in 2022

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Government predictions for Canada in 2022

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Economy predictions for Canada in 2022

Economy related predictions to impact Canada in 2022 include:

  • The province of Alberta cuts its corporate tax rate to 8 percent, the lowest in Canada. Likelihood: 100%1
  • The Canadian Securities Administrators (CSA) adapt current securities regulations to specifically address crypto-assets. Likelihood: 80%1

Technology predictions for Canada in 2022

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Culture predictions for Canada in 2022

Culture related predictions to impact Canada in 2022 include:

  • Canada commits 95% of foreign aid to gender-focused initiatives that support women and girls. Likelihood: 60%1

Defense predictions for in 2022

Defense related predictions to impact Canada in 2022 include:

  • The government expects to award a contract for a new fleet of 88 fighter jets between 2022-24, with deliveries by the mid-2020s and a fully modernized air force by the early 2030s. Likelihood: 80%1

Infrastructure predictions for Canada in 2022

Infrastructure related predictions to impact Canada in 2022 include:

  • The province of Nova Scotia opens Canada's first spaceport with backing from US-based aerospace firms. Likelihood: 80%1
  • The controversial Trans Mountain pipeline expansion is completed enabling the transport of crude and refined oil from the province of Alberta to the coast of British Columbia for eventual sale in Asian markets. Likelihood: 80%1
  • The Trans Mountain Pipeline Expansion to be completed between 2022 to 2024, thereby enabling a more efficient shipment of crude oil from Alberta to Vancouver and then out to Asian markets. It will also add 590,000 barrels of daily shipping capacity, a 15% Likelihood: 60%1
  • T-minus 1 year until rocket launch site construction starts in Nova Scotia.Vote on this forecast
  • Trans Mountain mobilizes workforce to start pipeline expansion, expects completion by mid-2022.Vote on this forecast

Environment predictions for Canada in 2022

Environment related predictions to impact Canada in 2022 include:

  • Canada's carbon tax maxes out at $50 per tonne charged to carbon emitters. The provinces of Saskatchewan, Manitoba, Ontario, New Brunswick, Yukon, and Nunavut remain the only provinces to participate in this program. Likelihood: 70%1

Science predictions for Canada in 2022

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Health predictions for Canada in 2022

Health related predictions to impact Canada in 2022 include:

  • Between 2022 to 2025, Canada enacts a universal, single-payer public pharmacare system worth $15 billion that will draft a national list of prescription medicines that will be covered by the taxpayer. Likelihood: 60%1

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January 7, 2022. Last updated January 7, 2020.

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