18 Jan CONSUMER PRICE INDEX (CPI) Dec 2017
The All Groups CPI increased to 105.7 in the month of December 2017.
The monthly change, December 2017 compared to November 2017, was an increase of 0.1 percent (0.1 index points). This is compared to a monthly decrease of -0.2 percent in the previous month of November 2017.
Changes In The Price Indices For December 2017
|wdt_ID||COICOP Classification Group||CPI Weight||Dec 2016 Index||Nov 2017 Index||Dec 2017 Index||% change on same month of previous year (yr on yr)||% change on previous Month and current Month|
|1||All Groups CPI||100.00||104.40||105.60||105.70||0.10||5.30|
|4||Tobacco & Narcotics||1.80||102.10||121.60||121.60||0.00||19.10|
|7||Housing, Water, Electricity, Gas||21.20||98.60||107.60||108.00||0.30||9.60|
|8||Furnishing households and maintenance||5.00||117.20||103.10||103.00||-0.10||-12.10|
|COICOP Classification Group||CPI Weight||Dec 2016 Index||Nov 2017 Index||Dec 2017 Index||% change on same month of previous year (yr on yr)||% change on previous Month and current Month|
Over the twelve months to the month of December 2017 (inflation rate), All Groups CPI increased 5.3 percent (+5.3 index points), compared with an increase of 3.4 percent over the twelve months to the month of November 2017.