Consumer Price Index
About Consumer Price Index
The Consumer Price Index (CPI) reflects the prices consumers pay on an average basket of goods and measures changes in the consumer-based inflation rate.
The prices used to determine the CPI represent average consumer purchases such as groceries, clothes, retail goods, rent and mortgage.
Latest report (published monthly)July 2016: Inflation dips in Edmonton and Alberta
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Chief Economist, Financial Strategies and Budget