Purchasing Power Parities and Real Expenditures, United States and Canada, 1992 to 2005 - ARCHIVED

Stats in brief: 13-604-M2007053


The latest annual results for the US/Canada purchasing power parities (PPPs) and real expenditure indexes in the US compared with Canada are published in this paper for the period 1992 to 2005. Revisions to previously published data and an update using the latest US and Canada expenditure data from the National Accounts and in-depth price comparisons for 2002 are incorporated, and a new type-of-product presentation is included. The paper provides a primer on purchasing power parities and related measures and why they are important in international comparisons of economic performance.

Issue Number: 2007053
Author(s): Temple, James
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PDFFebruary 12, 2007