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Selected Economic Indicators, Canada and Alberta


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.

Agriculture Statistics Yearbook Economic Indicators

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Agriculture and Forestry

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Alberta, Canada

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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


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