Requests for information – Prices and price indexes

Under the authority of the Statistics Act, Statistics Canada is hereby requesting the following information which will be used solely for statistical and research purposes and will be protected in accordance with the provisions of the Statistics Act and any other applicable law. This is a mandatory request for data.

Consumer price indexes

Retail scanner data

Description of data requested

Store level data of products sold including UPC, stock keeping unit, item description, total sale price before and after tax, total quantities sold, sale/promotion elements and brand/manufacturing details.

Categories of data providers

Home centres

Personal identifiers are collected


Period of request

January 2020 onwards

Date of publication

November 15, 2019

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