Consumer Price Index
  • Canada's inflation rate virtually flat in August
    The consumer price index in August was up 0.1 per cent compared with a year ago, Statistics Canada says.
    Sep 16
  • Annual inflation rate virtually flat in July at 0.1%
    Air travel prices recorded the first year-over-year price decline since December 2015.
    Aug 19
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  • Canada's consumer prices up 0.7% in June, ending streak of negative inflation
    The consumer price index was up 0.7 per cent in June compared to the same month a year ago, Statistics Canada says.
    Jul 22
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  • New Brunswick government tables $10.2 billion budget with a surplus
    Health funding is increasing by 3.9 per cent to $2.9 billion.
    Mar 10
  • December inflation holds steady at 2.2% despite higher gas prices
    Slower growth in the price of fresh vegetables helped offset higher energy prices.
    Jan 22
  • Canadian inflation up 2.2% in November amid higher gasoline prices
    But the year-over-year increase is partly a reflection of sharply lower gasoline prices in November 2018, Statistics Canada said.
    Dec 18, 2019
  • Canada's inflation rate steady at 1.9% in September
    Price growth remains close to the Bank of Canada's two-per cent target, reducing the chance of an in interest-rate adjustment in the near future.
    Oct 16, 2019
  • Canada's inflation slows to 1.9% in August as gas prices drop
    Inflation remains right around the Bank of Canada's target, providing no additional clues about the central bank's next move on interest rates.
    Sep 18, 2019
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  • Canada's inflation holds at 2% in July for second straight month
    The pace of consumer price growth is right where the Bank of Canada likes it to be.
    Aug 21, 2019
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  • Canada's inflation up 2.4 per cent in May, largest gain since October
    The price of fresh vegetables was up nearly 17 per cent compared to May of last year.
    Jun 19, 2019