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Consumer Price Index Numbers on base 2012=100 for Rural, Urban and Combined for the Month of January 2016

The Central Statistics Office (CSO), Ministry of Statistics and Programme Implementation has revised the Base Year of the Consumer Price Index (CPI) from 2010=100 to 2012=100 with effect from the release of indices for the month of January 2015. 763 more words

Current Affairs

Forget cauliflower: celery leads pack of runaway produce prices

Price inflation for fruits and vegetables is getting so bad even fruit-flavoured beverage “crystals” are blowing up in price – up 10.4 per cent last month compared to a year ago. 415 more words

Canada

Want to score a deal at the supermarket these days? Try a steak

If there’s any good news for consumers concerned about spiking food costs it’s this: after a sharp, steady march upward for the better part of three years, meat prices are starting to at last come down. 365 more words

Canada

Low loonie drives up grocery bills 4.1% as food prices 'accelerate'

While Canadians aren’t saving much at the pumps, we’re definitely paying more for food thanks to a cratering currency, something that’s helping create the worst price environment at supermarkets in 30 years, according to at least one expert. 571 more words

Canada

Consumer Price Index Numbers on Base 2012=100 for Rural, Urban and Combined for the Month of December 2015

The Central Statistics Office (CSO), Ministry of Statistics and Programme Implementation has revised the Base Year of the Consumer Price Index (CPI) from 2010=100 to 2012=100 with effect from the release of indices for the month of January 2015. 769 more words

Current Affairs

Loonie's drop expected to inflate grocery bills even more

The sliding loonie could make it harder for some Canadians to eat their Florida oranges or California heads of lettuce this year.

The dropping dollar — currently hovering… 446 more words

Canada

The cost of college has increased 1,120% since 1980

Mike Rowe (It’s a Dirty Job) talking about when he entered college in the 1980’s:

I spent the next two years at Essex Community College. 153 more words