Share this page Print

Calgary's Inflation Rate January 2016

  • Share

Ward 5 official website

 January 2016 Inflation Review from Corporate Economics

Calgary’s inflation increased in January 2016

In January 2016, Calgary’s inflation rate rose 2.0 per cent year-over-year, following a 1.5 per cent increase in December. The inflation rate was up 2.1 per cent in Alberta compared to 0.8 per cent a year ago. For Canada, the rate accelerated to 2.0 per cent from 1.0 per cent in January 2015 (Chart 1). The all-items inflation rates for Calgary, Alberta, and Canada jumped in the month mostly due to higher gasoline and food prices. 

View the report here.


This content represents the personal views and opinions of the Ward Councillor and should not be taken as a statement of policy of The City of Calgary. The inclusion of any external content does not imply endorsement by The City of Calgary.

Access City Services

For non-emergency service


311 connects citizens with non-emergency services, 24 hours a day, seven days a week.

Download the app

Available for iPhone in App Store and Android in Google Play store.

Request service online

Submit a request

For City news and information search and follow the City on social media.