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  • Table: 10-10-0132-01
    (formerly: CANSIM 176-0075)
    Geography: Canada
    Frequency: Monthly
    Description: This table contains 7 series, with data starting from 1972 (not all combinations necessarily have data for all years). This table contains data described by the following dimensions (Not all combinations are available): Geography (1 items: Canada ...), Commodity (7 items: Total; all commodities; Metals and Minerals; Energy; Total excluding energy ...).
    Release date: 2020-10-30

  • Table: 10-10-0143-01
    (formerly: CANSIM 176-0076)
    Geography: Canada
    Frequency: Weekly
    Description: This table contains 7 series, with data starting from 1972 (not all combinations necessarily have data for all years). This table contains data described by the following dimensions (Not all combinations are available): Geography (1 item: Canada), Commodity (7 items: Total, all commodities; Total excluding energy; Energy; Metals and Minerals; ...).
    Release date: 2020-10-30

  • Stats in brief: 11-001-X20203043556
    Description: Release published in The Daily – Statistics Canada’s official release bulletin
    Release date: 2020-10-30

  • Data Visualization: 71-607-X2020009
    Description:

    This dashboard presents selected data that are relevant for monitoring the impacts of COVID-19 on economic activity in Canada. It includes data on a range of monthly indicators - real GDP, consumer prices, the unemployment rate, merchandise exports and imports, retail sales, hours worked and manufacturing sales -- as well as monthly data on aircraft movements, railway carloadings, and travel between Canada and other countries.

    Estimates are presented from January 2019 to the current reference month for each data series. The information will be updated continuously as new data becomes available, and additional series may be added to the dashboard as circumstances warrant.

    To support the analysis of time series movements in the data, the dashboard reports changes in each series on both a month-over-month and year-over-year basis. For most of the variables reported, information on cumulative changes in the data both prior and subsequent to the end of 2019 is also presented by indexing the level estimates to December 2019, as depicted in the accompanying charts.

    Release date: 2020-10-30

  • Table: 18-10-0029-01
    (formerly: CANSIM 329-0074)
    Geography: Canada
    Frequency: Monthly
    Description:

    Industrial product price index (IPPI), by major product group by North American Product Classification System (NAPCS). Monthly data are available from January 1956. The table presents data for the most recent reference period and the last four periods. The base period for the index is (2010=100).

    Release date: 2020-10-30

  • Table: 18-10-0029-02
    Geography: Canada
    Frequency: Monthly
    Description:

    Industrial product price index (IPPI) by North American Product Classification System (NAPCS). Monthly data are available from February 1956. The table presents month-over-month and year-over-year percentage changes for various aggregation levels. The base period for the index is (2010=100).

    Release date: 2020-10-30

  • Table: 18-10-0030-01
    (formerly: CANSIM 329-0075)
    Geography: Canada
    Frequency: Monthly
    Description:

    Industrial product price index (IPPI), by product by North American Product Classification System (NAPCS). Monthly data are available from January 1956. The table presents data for the most recent reference period and the last four periods. The base period for the index is (2010=100).

    Release date: 2020-10-30

  • Table: 18-10-0030-02
    Geography: Canada
    Frequency: Monthly
    Description:

    Industrial product price index (IPPI), by product by North American Product Classification System (NAPCS). Monthly data are available from February 1956. The table presents month-over-month and year-over-year percentage changes for various aggregation levels. The base period for the index is (2010=100).

    Release date: 2020-10-30

  • Table: 18-10-0031-01
    (formerly: CANSIM 329-0076)
    Geography: Geographical region of Canada, Province or territory
    Frequency: Monthly
    Description:

    Industrial product price index (IPPI), for selected products, by region, by North American Product Classification System (NAPCS). Monthly data are available from January 1971. The table presents data for the most recent reference period and the last four periods. The base period for the index is (2010=100).

    Release date: 2020-10-30

  • Table: 18-10-0031-02
    Geography: Geographical region of Canada, Province or territory
    Frequency: Monthly
    Description:

    Industrial product price index (IPPI), for selected products, by region, by North American Product Classification System (NAPCS). Monthly data are available from February 1971. The table presents month-over-month and year-over-year percentage changes for various aggregation levels. The base period for the index is (2010=100).

    Release date: 2020-10-30
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  • Table: 10-10-0132-01
    (formerly: CANSIM 176-0075)
    Geography: Canada
    Frequency: Monthly
    Description: This table contains 7 series, with data starting from 1972 (not all combinations necessarily have data for all years). This table contains data described by the following dimensions (Not all combinations are available): Geography (1 items: Canada ...), Commodity (7 items: Total; all commodities; Metals and Minerals; Energy; Total excluding energy ...).
    Release date: 2020-10-30

  • Table: 10-10-0143-01
    (formerly: CANSIM 176-0076)
    Geography: Canada
    Frequency: Weekly
    Description: This table contains 7 series, with data starting from 1972 (not all combinations necessarily have data for all years). This table contains data described by the following dimensions (Not all combinations are available): Geography (1 item: Canada), Commodity (7 items: Total, all commodities; Total excluding energy; Energy; Metals and Minerals; ...).
    Release date: 2020-10-30

  • Data Visualization: 71-607-X2020009
    Description:

    This dashboard presents selected data that are relevant for monitoring the impacts of COVID-19 on economic activity in Canada. It includes data on a range of monthly indicators - real GDP, consumer prices, the unemployment rate, merchandise exports and imports, retail sales, hours worked and manufacturing sales -- as well as monthly data on aircraft movements, railway carloadings, and travel between Canada and other countries.

    Estimates are presented from January 2019 to the current reference month for each data series. The information will be updated continuously as new data becomes available, and additional series may be added to the dashboard as circumstances warrant.

    To support the analysis of time series movements in the data, the dashboard reports changes in each series on both a month-over-month and year-over-year basis. For most of the variables reported, information on cumulative changes in the data both prior and subsequent to the end of 2019 is also presented by indexing the level estimates to December 2019, as depicted in the accompanying charts.

    Release date: 2020-10-30

  • Table: 18-10-0029-01
    (formerly: CANSIM 329-0074)
    Geography: Canada
    Frequency: Monthly
    Description:

    Industrial product price index (IPPI), by major product group by North American Product Classification System (NAPCS). Monthly data are available from January 1956. The table presents data for the most recent reference period and the last four periods. The base period for the index is (2010=100).

    Release date: 2020-10-30

  • Table: 18-10-0029-02
    Geography: Canada
    Frequency: Monthly
    Description:

    Industrial product price index (IPPI) by North American Product Classification System (NAPCS). Monthly data are available from February 1956. The table presents month-over-month and year-over-year percentage changes for various aggregation levels. The base period for the index is (2010=100).

    Release date: 2020-10-30

  • Table: 18-10-0030-01
    (formerly: CANSIM 329-0075)
    Geography: Canada
    Frequency: Monthly
    Description:

    Industrial product price index (IPPI), by product by North American Product Classification System (NAPCS). Monthly data are available from January 1956. The table presents data for the most recent reference period and the last four periods. The base period for the index is (2010=100).

    Release date: 2020-10-30

  • Table: 18-10-0030-02
    Geography: Canada
    Frequency: Monthly
    Description:

    Industrial product price index (IPPI), by product by North American Product Classification System (NAPCS). Monthly data are available from February 1956. The table presents month-over-month and year-over-year percentage changes for various aggregation levels. The base period for the index is (2010=100).

    Release date: 2020-10-30

  • Table: 18-10-0031-01
    (formerly: CANSIM 329-0076)
    Geography: Geographical region of Canada, Province or territory
    Frequency: Monthly
    Description:

    Industrial product price index (IPPI), for selected products, by region, by North American Product Classification System (NAPCS). Monthly data are available from January 1971. The table presents data for the most recent reference period and the last four periods. The base period for the index is (2010=100).

    Release date: 2020-10-30

  • Table: 18-10-0031-02
    Geography: Geographical region of Canada, Province or territory
    Frequency: Monthly
    Description:

    Industrial product price index (IPPI), for selected products, by region, by North American Product Classification System (NAPCS). Monthly data are available from February 1971. The table presents month-over-month and year-over-year percentage changes for various aggregation levels. The base period for the index is (2010=100).

    Release date: 2020-10-30

  • Table: 18-10-0032-01
    (formerly: CANSIM 329-0077)
    Geography: Canada
    Frequency: Monthly
    Description:

    Industrial product price index (IPPI) by industry, by North American Industry Classification System (NAICS). Monthly data are available from January 1956. The table presents data for the most recent reference period and the last four periods. The base period for the index is (2010=100).

    Release date: 2020-10-30
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Analysis (158) (0 to 10 of 158 results)

Reference (73)

Reference (73) (0 to 10 of 73 results)

  • Surveys and statistical programs – Documentation: 62F0014M2020013
    Description:

    This technical guide describes the methodological details for the Architectural, Engineering and Related Services Price Index (AESPI). The document includes information about the purpose of the index, data sources, and index estimation and aggregation.

    Release date: 2020-09-01

  • Surveys and statistical programs – Documentation: 62F0014M2020007
    Description:

    This technical guide describes the methodological details for the Accounting Services Price Index (ASPI). The document includes information about the purpose of the index, data sources, and index estimation and aggregation.

    Release date: 2020-05-21

  • Surveys and statistical programs – Documentation: 62-553-X
    Description:

    This Canadian Consumer Price Index (CPI) Reference Paper provides an overview the Canadian CPI. It is intended for a varied audience, ranging from users interested in general information to those requiring more technical or theoretical details. As such, it explains all the important aspects of the Canadian CPI: uses and interpretations, scope, classifications, sample strategy, price collection, index calculation, quality change, weights, basket updates, reliability and uncertainty, special cases and treatments and history.

    Release date: 2019-02-27

  • Surveys and statistical programs – Documentation: 18-22-0001
    Description:

    This online lecture provides an introduction to Statistics Canada’s definition and production of the Consumer Price Index, which measures the rate at which prices of goods and services purchased by Canadian consumers change, on average, over a specified period of time.

    https://www.statcan.gc.ca/eng/services/online-lectures/18220001

    Release date: 2018-12-28

  • Surveys and statistical programs – Documentation: 62F0014M2018001
    Description:

    This interactive historical timeline was created to showcase the key milestones in the history of Canadian producer price statistics. This historical timeline contains answers to questions such as: Who collected Canada’s first statistics? What do Canadian producer price indexes measure?

    Release date: 2018-01-31

  • Surveys and statistical programs – Documentation: 11-522-X201700014751
    Description:

    Practically all major retailers use scanners to record the information on their transactions with clients (consumers). These data normally include the product code, a brief description, the price and the quantity sold. This is an extremely relevant data source for statistical programs such as Statistics Canada’s Consumer Price Index (CPI), one of Canada’s most important economic indicators. Using scanner data could improve the quality of the CPI by increasing the number of prices used in calculations, expanding geographic coverage and including the quantities sold, among other things, while lowering data collection costs. However, using these data presents many challenges. An examination of scanner data from a first retailer revealed a high rate of change in product identification codes over a one-year period. The effects of these changes pose challenges from a product classification and estimate quality perspective. This article focuses on the issues associated with acquiring, classifying and examining these data to assess their quality for use in the CPI.

    Release date: 2016-03-24

  • Surveys and statistical programs – Documentation: 62F0072G
    Description:

    The primary source of data used in post index construction are periodic retail-price and cost-of-living surveys conducted at foreign locations by the foreign service personnel stationed there. Statistics Canada analyses this survey data. In addition to a variety of price information gathered from retail outlets patronized by Canadian personnel at the post, data are also obtained regarding their spending patterns, along with information on the availability of any special local purchasing facilities, and the extent to which staff make direct importation of consumer goods from other countries. The general aim is for full-scale surveys to be carried out at about three-year intervals. However, specific studies may be undertaken more or less frequently than this, depending on the volatility of retail price conditions in each particular country, the instability of exchange rates and the extent to which close monitoring of changes in the local retail price situation being faced by Canadian personnel can be achieved through reference to other statistical indicators.

    Release date: 2010-06-09

  • Surveys and statistical programs – Documentation: 13-017-X
    Description:

    This guide focuses on the Income and Expenditure Accounts. It provides an overview, an outline of the concepts and definitions, an explanation of the sources of information and statistical methods, a glossary of terms, and a broad compilation of other facts about the accounts.

    Release date: 2008-06-30

  • Surveys and statistical programs – Documentation: 96-328-M2004038
    Description:

    This activity introduces students to the concept of supply management. Students will consider the advantages and disadvantages for both producers and consumers. It would be a good basis for discussion in an economics class.

    Release date: 2005-03-18

  • Surveys and statistical programs – Documentation: 62-560-X
    Description:

    This teacher's kit helps students understand how the Consumer Price Index (CPI) reflects price changes for the goods and services they buy.

    The Custom Inflation Simulator is a Web-based resource that demonstrates how the many consumer goods and services in the 'basket' are used to calculate the CPI, and how consumption patterns differ from person to person. Using the simulator, students can also see the effect of individual price increases on overall inflation, in other words how each item in the basket is 'weighted' to reflect its importance in Canadians' consumption patterns.

    Release date: 2004-10-01

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