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The Consumer Price Index

October 2007

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Highlights

  1. Consumer prices rose by 2.4% in October compared to the same month last year, a slightly slower rate of growth than the 2.5% posted in September. The Bank of Canada’s core index increased 1.8%, its weakest growth since June 2006.
Chart 1 Percentage change in the consumer price index and major components from the same month of the previous year, Canada
Source(s):  CANSIM table number 326-0020.