Computer and peripherals price indexes, March 2015
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Prices for commercial computers increased 1.4% from February to March, while consumer computer prices were down 0.6%. In the case of computer peripherals, monitor prices declined 0.1% and printer prices were unchanged.
Year over year, prices for commercial computers increased 1.5% and prices for consumer computers were down 2.1%. Monitor prices increased 6.4% and printer prices were up 0.1%.
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The computer and peripherals price indexes are monthly series measuring changes over time in the price of computers and computer peripherals sold to governments, businesses and consumers. With each release, data for the previous six months may have been revised. The indexes are not seasonally adjusted.
These indexes are available at the Canada level only.
The computer and peripherals price indexes for April will be released on May 29.
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