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May 18, 2018
CONSUMER PRICE INDEX APRIL 2018



NOVA SCOTIA
In Nova Scotia April 2018, the consumer price index (2002=100) increased 0.5% from March 2018 to 135.7 and increased 2.8% over April 2017. 


The CPI, excluding food and energy, remained unchanged from March 2018 at 126.7, and increased 2.4% over April 2017.

CANADA
In Canada April 2018, ...

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May 18, 2018
ANALYSIS OF NOVA SCOTIA'S CONSUMER PRICE INDEX FOR APRIL 2018

In Nova Scotia April 2018, year over year growth for the All-Items Consumer Price Index was 2.8 per cent, above the national average of 2.2 per cent. Monthly consumer prices were up 0.5 per cent in Nova Scotia and up 0.3 per cent in Canada.

Within Atlantic Canada, Nova Scotia had the highest year over year consumer price inflation, followed by PEI and New Brunswick (both +2.2%), and Newfoundland and Labrador (+1.5%). 

All other provinces experienced positive year ove...

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May 18, 2018
RETAIL TRADE MARCH 2018

Month-over month

In March 2018, Nova Scotia's seasonally adjusted retail sales decreased 2.6% over February 2018 to $1.3 billion, and increased 2.3% over March 2017. The Nova Scotia retail trade index (2015=100) decreased to 113.9.

In Canada March 2018,
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May 18, 2018
EURO AREA CURRENT ACCOUNT, MARCH 2018

The European Central Bank reported today that the euro area (EA19) current account (working day and seasonally adjusted) recorded a surplus of €32.0 billion in March 2018. There were surpluses in net goods trade (+€30.2 billion), net services trade (+€9.4 billion) and net primary income (+€3.9 billion) account that were partially offset by a
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May 18, 2018
EURO AREA TRADE BALANCE IN GOODS, MARCH 2018

EURO AREA

In March 2018, the Euro Area (EA19) Goods Trade (not seasonally adjusted) with the rest of the world recorded a surplus of 26.9 billion €.

The Euro Area (EA19) Export Trade decreased 6.0 billion € (-2.9%) to 199.9 billion € over March 2017. The Euro Area (EA19) Import Trade decreased 4.4 billion € (-2.5%) to...

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