Selected Financial Indexes
Detailed information for October 2000
These indexes measured monthly changes over time in the conventional mortgage lending rates, chartered bank lending rates, bond yield averages and exchange rates for selected foreign currencies.
Data release - November 17, 2000
These indexes measure monthly changes over time in the conventional mortgage lending rates, chartered bank lending rates, bond yield averages and exchange rates for selected foreign currencies. The rates on which the first three indexes are based are taken from Table F1 of the Bank of Canada Review and the data for the exchange rate indexes are extracted from the daily sheets issued by the Bank of Canada.
- Prices and price indexes
- Service price indexes
Data sources and methodology
This is a sample survey with a cross-sectional design.
Responding to this survey is voluntary.
Data are extracted from administrative files.
Administrative data provided by the Bank of Canada. Indexes are calculated by dividing the current interest rates and exchange rates by the base year (1992) interest and exchange rates.
Census type of survey, and accordingly, no sampling errors.
Statistics Canada is prohibited by law from releasing any information it collects that could identify any person, business, or organization, unless consent has been given by the respondent or as permitted by the Statistics Act. Various confidentiality rules are applied to all data that are released or published to prevent the publication or disclosure of any information deemed confidential. If necessary, data are suppressed to prevent direct or residual disclosure of identifiable data.