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01/23/2015 09:14 EST | Updated 03/25/2015 05:59 EDT

QuickList: December inflation rate for selected Canadian cities

OTTAWA - Canada's national annual inflation rate was 1.5 per cent in December, 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., 0.2 (0.6)

_ Charlottetown-Summerside, -0.2 (0.1)

_ Halifax, 0.6 (1.5)

_ Saint John, N.B., 0.4 (1.0)

_ Quebec, 1.1 (1.6)

_ Montreal, 1.4 (1.8)

_ Ottawa, 1.5 (2.0)

_ Toronto, 2.3 (2.7)

_ Thunder Bay, Ont., 1.3 (1.9)

_ Winnipeg, 1.6 (1.1)

_ Regina, 1.6 (2.0)

_ Saskatoon, 2.0 (2.3)

_ Edmonton, 1.7 (2.0)

_ Calgary, 2.2 (2.3)

_ Vancouver, 0.9 (1.3)

_ Victoria, 1.0 (1.2)