The Canadian Press

2015-09-18 | Statcan Inflation

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The inflation rate held steady at 1.3 per cent in August as a drop in energy prices continued to be a moderating force that offset higher prices for most consumer goods and services. Canadian Press reporter Dawn Kelly takes a look at what cost us more. (Gasoline prices fell 12.6 per cent, continuing a trend that began late last year.)

Date: 2015-09-18
Placeline: Undated.
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 23 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << statistics Canada reports the main inflationary pressures came from rising food costs and household operations with food prices up 3.6% from year-ago prices for food from restaurants Rose 2.8% food bought in stores up 4% meat prices increase 6.3% beef prices actually fell for a second month in a row >>


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