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QuickList: Annual inflation rate in May for selected Canadian cities

06/21/2013 09:19 EDT | Updated 08/21/2013 05:12 EDT
OTTAWA - Canada's national annual inflation rate was 0.7 per cent in May, Statistics Canada says. The agency also released rates for major cities, but cautioned that figures may fluctuate widely because they are based on small statistical samples (Previous month in brackets):

_ St. John's, N.L., 1.0 (0.5)

_ Charlottetown-Summerside, 1.6 (1.8)

_ Halifax, 0.7 (0.5)

_ Saint John, N.B., -0.2 (-0.3)

_ Quebec, 0.7 (0.6)

_ Montreal, 0.7 (0.4)

_ Ottawa, 0.5 (0.3)

_ Toronto, 0.7 (0.6)

_ Thunder Bay, Ont., 0.3 (0.0)

_ Winnipeg, 1.8 (1.8)

_ Regina, 1.5 (1.4)

_ Saskatoon, 0.8 (0.6)

_ Edmonton, 2.1 (1.3)

_ Calgary, 2.5 (1.4)

_ Vancouver, -0.4 (-0.8)

_ Victoria, -0.9 (-1.3)