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March 24, 2017
RETAIL TRADE, JANUARY 2017

CORRECTION: AN EARLIER VERSION OF THIS ARTICLE FEATURED INCORRECT CHARTS AND DATA RELATED TO RETAIL SALES BY SECTOR 



JANUARY

In Canada in January 2017 retail sales (seasonally adjusted) increased 2.2% from Decembe...

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March 24, 2017
CONSUMER PRICE INDEX FEBRUARY 2017



NOVA SCOTIA
In Nova Scotia February 2017, the consumer price index (2002=100) decreased 0.2 per cent from January 2017 to 131.4 and increased 1.4 per cent over February 2016.

The CPI, excluding food and energy, increased 0.2 per cent from January 2017 to 123.6, and increased 1.4 per cent over February 2017.

CANADA

In Ca...

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March 24, 2017
ANALYSIS OF NOVA SCOTIA'S CONSUMER PRICE INDEX FOR FEBRUARY 2017

In Nova Scotia February 2017, annual consumer price inflation (year-over-year growth) was 1.4 per cent, below the national average of 2.0 per cent. Monthly consumer prices decreased 0.2 per cent in Nova Scotia, while nationally prices increased 0.2 per cent.

Within Atlantic Canada, Newfoundland and Labrador (+4.2 per cent), New Brunswick (+2.8 per cent) had the highest annual inflation compared with Prince Edward Island (+1.5 per cent) and Nova Scotia (+1.4 per cent). O...

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March 23, 2017
NOVA SCOTIA QUARTERLY POPULATION ESTIMATES AS OF JANUARY 1, 2017

 

Nova Scotia’s population decreased by 309 between October 1, 2016 and January 1, 2017. The population as of January 1, 2017 stands at 952,024. This is the second highest population estimate reported in Nova Scotia, just below the high of 952,333 on October 1, 2016. Since January 1, 2016 Nova Scotia's population has increased by 6,174.   ...

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March 23, 2017
EMPLOYMENT INSURANCE, JANUARY 2017

 

In January 2017, the number (seasonally adjusted) of Nova Scotians receiving regular Employment Insurance (EI) benefits decreased by 190 persons (0.7 per cent) from the previous month to 28,570 and increased by 170 persons (0.6 per cent) over January 2016. 

In January 2017, the number (seasonally adjusted) of Canadians receiv...

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