BUSINESS
08/17/2012 09:09 EDT | Updated 10/17/2012 05:12 EDT

Inflation rates for selected Canadian cities during July

OTTAWA - Canada's national annual inflation rate was 1.3 per cent in July, 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., 1.6 (2.1)

_ Charlottetown-Summerside, 1.5 (1.5)

_ Halifax, 1.2 (1.6)

_ Saint John, N.B., 0.8 (1.4)

_ Quebec, 2.0 (2.1)

_ Montreal, 1.9 (2.0)

_ Ottawa, 0.7 (1.0)

_ Toronto, 1.0 (1.2)

_ Thunder Bay, Ont., 0.1 (0.5)

_ Winnipeg, 1.7 (1.4)

_ Regina, 1.9 (2.1)

_ Saskatoon, 1.6 (1.9)

_ Edmonton, 1.0 (1.3)

_ Calgary, 0.7 (1.3)

_ Vancouver, 1.4 (1.7)

_ Victoria, 1.0 (1.4)