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The Daily

Monday, June 11, 2007
April 2007 

The Commercial Software Price Index (CSPI) is a monthly series measuring the change in the purchase price of pre-packaged software typically bought by businesses and governments. The CSPI for April was 67.3 (2001=100), down 1.2% from March.

This index is available at the Canada level only.

Available on CANSIM: table 331-0003.

Definitions, data sources and methods: survey number 5068.

For more information on these indexes, contact Client Services (toll-free 1-866-230-2248; 613-951-9606; To enquire about the concepts, methods or data quality of this release, contact Neil Killips (613-951-5722;, Prices Division.