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Community Price Indexes


The Northwest Territories Community Price Survey which has been conducted since 1982 and allows for a comparison of prices across communities. This comparison takes the form of an index showing average prices compared to Yellowknife. The most current NWT Food Price Index (2015) is shown below.

Northwest Territories Food Price Index, by Community
2015 (Yellowknife = 100)


   
2015
     
2015

Beaufort Delta          
  Aklavik
170
    Fort Simpson
129
  Fort McPherson
158
    Hay River Reserve
116
  Inuvik
157
    Nahanni Butte
139
  Paulatuk
185
    Trout Lake
144
  Sachs Harbour
175
    Wrigley
174
  Tsiigehtchic
170
   
  Tuktoyaktuk
162
  South Slave  
  Ulukhaktok
186
    Fort Resolution
144
   
    Fort Smith
118
Sahtu
    Hay River
121
  Colville Lake
196
    Łutselk'e
166
  Deline
164
   
  Fort Good Hope
167
  Tlicho  
  Norman Wells
171
    Behchoko
144
  Tulita
166
    Gameti
123
          Wekweeti
145
Dehcho       Whati
146
  Fort Liard
140
     
  Fort Providence
135
     

Prepared by: NWT Bureau of Statistics
Source: 2015 Community Price Survey

 

Additional information, can be downloaded from the links below.

  1. Prices for Selected Food Items, 2015
  2. Non-Food Price Index, 2012
  3. Change in Food Prices from the Previous Year (% change between January 2011 & January 2012)
  4. Food Price Indicies, 1982 to 2015