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Selected Economic Indicators, Canada and Alberta

Description

This product provides Selected Economic Indicators for a thirty-five year period, such as Alberta vs. Canada's Consumer Price Index; Canada Interest (Bank and Prime) Rates; and the Trend of Canada -United States Exchange Rate (US$ per Canada$) for a twenty-five year period.

Tags
Agriculture Statistics Yearbook Economic Indicators

Title and Dataset Information

Date Modified

2017-01-31

Update Frequency

Annual

Publisher / Creator Information

Publisher

Agriculture and Forestry

Subject Information

Start Date

1978-01-01

End Date

2015-12-31

Spatial Coverage

Alberta, Canada

Resource Dates

Date Created

2015-08-01

Date Added to catalogue

2015-12-15T22:32:55.958087

Date Issued

2015-09-01

Date Modified

2017-01-31

Audience information

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Usage / Licence

Usage Considerations

Alberta Agriculture Statistics - Economic Indicators is compiled by the Alberta Agriculture and Forestry, Statistics and Data Development Branch. Data Source from Statistics Canada, CANSIM Database Table Number 326-0021 and 176-0064; and Bank of Canada Review. This does not constitute an endorsement by Statistics Canada of this product. Note: - The Consumer Price Index (CPI) measures the percentage change through time in the cost of purchasing a constant ""basket"" of goods and services representing the purchases by a particular population group in a specified time period. The All Items Index includes these components: food; shelter; household operations and furnishings; clothing and footwear; transportation; health and personal care; recreation; education and reading; and alcoholic beverages and tobacco products. - The Bank Rate is the minimum rate at which the Bank of Canada makes short-term advances to the chartered banks. - The Canada Prime Rate or the Chartered Bank Rate on Prime Business Loans is the rate charged to the most credit-worthy borrowers. View Additional information on the survey or statistical program related to this information: Consumer Price Index - 2301 http://www23.statcan.gc.ca/imdb/p2SV.pl?Function=getSurvey&lang=en&db=imdb&adm=8&dis=2&SDDS=2301

Contact

Contact Name

Open Government Program

Contact Email

open@gov.ab.ca