inflation

A gas station is pictured in North Vancouver, B.C., Wednesday, Apr 17, 2019.  THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jonathan Hayward

Rising gas, furniture, car prices drive inflation rate to highest since 2003

Rising gas, furniture, car prices drive inflation rate to highest since 2003

 

Patrons enjoy a summer day on Water Street in St. John's on Thursday, July 15, 2021. Statistics Canada will report this morning how fast consumer prices rose in July compared to last year with the annual inflation reading expected to remain elevated. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Paul Daly

Annual pace of inflation hits 3.7 per cent in July, largest rise since 2011

Annual pace of inflation hits 3.7 per cent in July, largest rise since 2011

 

Patrons enjoy a summer day on Water Street in St. John’s on Thursday, July 15, 2021. Statistics Canada will report this morning how fast consumer prices rose in July compared to last year with the annual inflation reading expected to remain elevated. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Paul Daly

Annual pace of inflation hits 3.7 per cent in July, largest rise since 2011

Gasoline prices rose by 30.9 per cent compared with July 2020

 

Bank of Canada Governor Tiff Macklem takes part in a news conference at the Bank of Canada in Ottawa on Tuesday, Dec. 15, 2020. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Sean Kilpatrick

Bank of Canada will act to cool inflation if prices run too hot, Macklem says

Bank of Canada will act to cool inflation if prices run too hot, Macklem says

Bank of Canada Governor Tiff Macklem takes part in a news conference at the Bank of Canada in Ottawa on Tuesday, Dec. 15, 2020. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Sean Kilpatrick
A hiring sign shows in Downers Grove, Ill., Thursday, June 24, 2021. Pay is going up across many industries as the economy roars out of the recession. While that's good for workers, investors on Wall Street worry that a big and sustained gain would be a worse threat for inflation than the price spikes already seen for oil, lumber and other commodities.  (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh)

Worried about inflation? Check paystubs, not just pump price

Worried about inflation? Check paystubs, not just pump price

A hiring sign shows in Downers Grove, Ill., Thursday, June 24, 2021. Pay is going up across many industries as the economy roars out of the recession. While that's good for workers, investors on Wall Street worry that a big and sustained gain would be a worse threat for inflation than the price spikes already seen for oil, lumber and other commodities.  (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh)
A commuter pumps gas into their vehicle at a Esso gas station in Toronto on Tuesday, June 15, 2021. Statistics Canada will say this morning how fast prices rose in May compared to the same month one year earlier amid expectations of a hot inflation figure for the second month in a row. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Tijana Martin

Annual inflation rate climbs to 3.6 per cent in May

Year-over-year price growth in May was led by rising prices for housing and passenger vehicles

A commuter pumps gas into their vehicle at a Esso gas station in Toronto on Tuesday, June 15, 2021. Statistics Canada will say this morning how fast prices rose in May compared to the same month one year earlier amid expectations of a hot inflation figure for the second month in a row. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Tijana Martin
Bank of Canada Governor Tiff Macklem takes part in a news conference at the Bank of Canada in Ottawa on December 15, 2020. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Sean Kilpatrick
Bank of Canada Governor Tiff Macklem takes part in a news conference at the Bank of Canada in Ottawa on December 15, 2020. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Sean Kilpatrick
A sign outside a building at Statistics Canada in seen in Ottawa on Friday, March 12, 2021. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Justin Tang
A sign outside a building at Statistics Canada in seen in Ottawa on Friday, March 12, 2021. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Justin Tang
Statistics Canada’s offices at Tunny’s Pasture in Ottawa are shown on March 8, 2019. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Justin Tang

Annual pace of inflation climbs to 1.0 per cent in November, Statistics Canada says

Rent prices rose 1.5 per cent compared to a year earlier

Statistics Canada’s offices at Tunny’s Pasture in Ottawa are shown on March 8, 2019. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Justin Tang
Statistics Canada building and signs are pictured in Ottawa on Wednesday, July 3, 2019. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Sean Kilpatrick

Rising food prices push annual rate of inflation 0.7 per cent higher in October

Rising food prices push annual rate of inflation 0.7 per cent higher in October

Statistics Canada building and signs are pictured in Ottawa on Wednesday, July 3, 2019. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Sean Kilpatrick
June inflation rate turns positive amid early stages of economic reopening

June inflation rate turns positive amid early stages of economic reopening

June inflation rate turns positive amid early stages of economic reopening

June inflation rate turns positive amid early stages of economic reopening
Statistics Canada says annual inflation rate in May sinks to negative 0.4 per cent

Statistics Canada says annual inflation rate in May sinks to negative 0.4 per cent

Statistics Canada says annual inflation rate in May sinks to negative 0.4 per cent

Statistics Canada says annual inflation rate in May sinks to negative 0.4 per cent
The annual pace of inflation in Canada jumped 2.4 per cent in January, in a Feb. 19, 2020 story. (Photo by THE CANADIAN PRESS)

Inflation rises again, hitting 2.4 per cent in January, Statistics Canada says

OTTAWA — Statistics Canada says the annual pace of inflation in Canada…

The annual pace of inflation in Canada jumped 2.4 per cent in January, in a Feb. 19, 2020 story. (Photo by THE CANADIAN PRESS)
Leaving out gas prices, Statistics Canada said last month’s annual inflation number was 2.6 per cent. (Photo by THE CANADIAN PRESS)

Lower gas prices slow annual inflation rate to Bank of Canada’s 2% bull’s-eye

OTTAWA — Canada’s price picture softened to two per cent last month…

Leaving out gas prices, Statistics Canada said last month’s annual inflation number was 2.6 per cent. (Photo by THE CANADIAN PRESS)
Statistics Canada reports pace of inflation ticked higher in February

Statistics Canada reports pace of inflation ticked higher in February

OTTAWA — The annual pace of inflation edged higher in February as…

Statistics Canada reports pace of inflation ticked higher in February
Inflation rate’s sizzle only temporary blip: Bank of Canada governor

Inflation rate’s sizzle only temporary blip: Bank of Canada governor

Inflation rate’s sizzle only temporary blip: Bank of Canada governor OTTAWA —…

Inflation rate’s sizzle only temporary blip: Bank of Canada governor
Annual inflation rate jumped to 3.0% in July, highest reading since 2011

Annual inflation rate jumped to 3.0% in July, highest reading since 2011

OTTAWA — Canada’s annual inflation rate in July hit its highest level…

Annual inflation rate jumped to 3.0% in July, highest reading since 2011