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QuickList: August inflation rates for Canadian provinces, territories

OTTAWA — Canada's national inflation rate was 1.1 per cent in August, Statistics Canada says. Here's what happened in the provinces and territories (previous month in brackets):

— Newfoundland and Labrador: 3.0 per cent (3.4)

— Prince Edward Island: 0.4 (0.6)

— Nova Scotia: 0.9 (0.8)

— New Brunswick: 2.2 (2.5)

— Quebec: 0.1 (0.2)

— Ontario: 1.5 (1.5)

— Manitoba: 1.1 (1.5)

— Saskatchewan: 0.7 (1.1)

— Alberta: 0.7 (0.7)

— British Columbia: 2.0 (2.1)

— Whitehorse, Yukon: 0.3 (0.8)

— Yellowknife, N.W.T.: 0.4 (0.8)