This table shows the Monthly All-Items Consumer Price Index (CPI-U) and Annual Inflation Rates for Canada in 1972. You can find upcoming CPI release dates on our schedule page. These numbers are released by Statistics Canada.
|Month||CPI||Monthly Inflation Rate||Yearly Inflation Rate|
|January 1972||21.4||0.47 %||4.90 %|
|February 1972||21.5||0.47 %||4.88 %|
|March 1972||21.6||0.47 %||5.37 %|
|April 1972||21.7||0.46 %||4.83 %|
|May 1972||21.7||0.00 %||4.83 %|
|June 1972||21.7||0.00 %||4.33 %|
|July 1972||22.0||1.38 %||4.76 %|
|August 1972||22.2||0.91 %||4.72 %|
|September 1972||22.3||0.45 %||5.69 %|
|October 1972||22.3||0.00 %||5.19 %|
|November 1972||22.3||0.00 %||5.19 %|
|December 1972||22.4||0.45 %||5.16 %|
What is the relation between CPI and Inflation Rate?
The Consumer Price Index (CPI) is used to measure Inflation rates. The formula is as follows:
CPI2 = Consumer Price Index of the second period
CPI1 = Consumer Price Index of the initial period
Notice an error in these tables?
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