Report on the second comprehensive review of the Market Basket Measure

Articles and reports: 75F0002M2020002


This report describes the proposed changes to be made to the Market Basket Measure (MBM) as part of the 2018-base, as well as identifying research to be conducted in preparation for the 2023 review. The paper will describe the 2018-base thresholds and compare these to the 2008-base thresholds. Release of this report will be followed by a review period during which Statistics Canada and Employment and Social Development Canada (ESDC) will work with experts, stakeholders, and federal, provincial and territorial officials to validate the results.

Issue Number: 2020002
Author(s): Djidel, Samir; Gustajtis, Burton; Heisz, Andrew; Lam, Keith; McDermott, Sarah; Marchand, Isabelle
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