Proposals for a Northern Market Basket Measure and its disposable income

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The Northern Market Basket Measure (MBM-N) is an adaptation of the Market Basket Measure (MBM) that, at present, reflects life and conditions in two of the territories - Yukon and Northwest Territories. As with the MBM, the MBM-N is comprised of five major components: food, clothing, transportation, shelter and other necessities. This discussion paper describes a proposed methodology for the five components found in the MBM-N, as well as its disposable income.

Issue Number: 2021001
Author(s): Gustajtis, Burton; Lam, Keith; McDermott, Sarah
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