Chart 2
Consumer prices increase in six of the eight major components

All-items Consumer Price Index Food Shelter Household operations, furnishings and equipment Clothing and footwear Transportation Health and personal care Recreation, education and reading Alcoholic beverages and tobacco products -4 -2 0 2 4 6 12-month % change April 2017April 2017 May 2017May 2017
Source(s):
CANSIM table 326-0020.

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Consumer prices increase in six of the eight major components , 12-month % change
  April 2017 May 2017
All-items Consumer Price Index 1.6 1.3
Food -1.1 -0.1
Shelter 2.2 1.9
Household operations, furnishings and equipment 0.5 0.2
Clothing and footwear -2.0 -1.5
Transportation 4.2 2.2
Health and personal care 1.6 1.5
Recreation, education and reading 3.3 2.5
Alcoholic beverages and tobacco products 2.3 2.5
Source(s):
CANSIM table 326-0020.
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