Chart 3
Consumer prices increase in six of eight major components

All-items Consumer Price Index Food Shelter Household operations, furnishings and equipment Clothing and footwear Transportation Health and personal care Recreation, education and reading Alcoholic beverages and tobacco products -2 0 2 4 6 12-month % change February 2016February 2016 March 2016March 2016
Source(s):
CANSIM table 326-0020.

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Consumer prices increase in six of eight major components, 12-month % change
  February 2016 March 2016
All-items Consumer Price Index 1.4 1.3
Food 3.9 3.6
Shelter 1.2 1.1
Household operations, furnishings and equipment 1.8 1.7
Clothing and footwear -1.3 -0.4
Transportation -0.5 -1.0
Health and personal care 1.2 1.6
Recreation, education and reading 1.6 2.0
Alcoholic beverages and tobacco products 3.3 3.6
Source(s):
CANSIM table 326-0020.
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