Source: Conference Board of Canada, Index of Business Confidence.
Source: Business Outlook Survey, Over the next two years, what do you expect the annual rate of inflation to be, based on the consumer price index? (% of firms).
* Source: Consensus Economics Inc. Prior to April 2014, forecasts were semi-annual (semi-annual values are shown for the two appropriate quarters in the graph above). Since then, they are available quarterly.
** The differential is calculated using the appropriate compound interest formula.