News

QuickList: March inflation rates for Canadian provinces, territories

OTTAWA – Canada’s national inflation rate was 1.3 per cent in March, Statistics Canada says. Here’s what happened in the provinces and territories. (Previous month in brackets):

— Newfoundland and Labrador: 1.1 per cent (1.6)

— Prince Edward Island: 0.3 (1.1)

— Nova Scotia: 0.4 (1.3)

— New Brunswick: 1.1 (1.8)

— Quebec: 0.7 (1.0)

— Ontario: 1.5 (1.6)

— Manitoba: 0.9 (1.1)

— Saskatchewan: 1.3 (1.4)

— Alberta: 1.5 (1.4)

— British Columbia: 1.7 (1.6)

— Whitehorse, Yukon: 1.0 (1.3)

— Yellowknife, N.W.T.: 1.7 (2.0)

— Iqaluit, Nunavut: 2.5 (2.4)