QuickList: August annual inflation rates for Canadian provinces, territories

OTTAWA — Canada’s national inflation rate was 1.3 per cent in August, Statistics Canada says. Here’s what happened in the provinces and territories. (Previous month in brackets):

— Newfoundland and Labrador, 0.7 (0.7)

— Prince Edward Island, -0.1 (-0.1)

— Nova Scotia, 0.8 (0.9)

— New Brunswick, 1.0 (1.2)

— Quebec, 1.1 (1.3)

— Ontario, 1.2(1.5)

— Manitoba, 1.8 (1.0)

— Saskatchewan, 1.9 (1.9)

— Alberta, 1.7 (1.3)

— British Columbia, 1.2 (1.0)

— Whitehorse, Yukon, 0.7 (0.2)

— Yellowknife, N.W.T., 2.0 (2.0)

— Iqaluit, Nunavut, 1.9 (1.9)

 

The Canadian Press