Latest Data

Region CPI
Quebec 144.5
Ontario 150.8
Alberta 156.5

## What is the Consumer Price Index for the last 12 months?

Not seasonally adjusted CPI measures The Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U) increased 8.5 percent over the last 12 months to an index level of 287.504 (1982-84=100). For the month, the index increased 1.3 percent prior to seasonal adjustment.

How do you find Consumer Price Index?

To find the CPI in any year, divide the cost of the market basket in year t by the cost of the same market basket in the base year. The CPI in 1984 = \$75/\$75 x 100 = 100 The CPI is just an index value and it is indexed to 100 in the base year, in this case 1984. So prices have risen by 28% over that 20 year period.

What is the latest Consumer Price Index?

Latest Numbers

• Consumer Price Index (CPI): +1.2% in Mar 2022.
• Unemployment Rate: 3.6% in Mar 2022.
• Payroll Employment: +431,000(p) in Mar 2022.
• Average Hourly Earnings: +\$0.13(p) in Mar 2022.
• Producer Price Index – Final Demand: +1.4%(p) in Mar 2022.
• Employment Cost Index (ECI): +1.4% in 1st Qtr of 2022.

### What was the Consumer Price Index in 2017?

The Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U) increased 2.1 percent over the last 12 months to an index level of 246.524 (1982-84=100). For the month, the index declined 0.1 percent prior to seasonal adjustment.

### What is the full form of WPI?

The Wholesale Price Index (WPI) number is a measure of average wholesale price movement for the economy.

How is CPI calculated in Canada?

Divide the annual average index by 100 to obtain the conversion factor. 65.6 / 100 = 0.656, therefore, the conversion factor is 0.656. Next, divide the index value for the month you are rebasing by the conversion factor. The all-items CPI for Canada for March 2009 is 173.8 with a base period of 1986=100.