CONSUMER PRICE INDEX (CPI) Sep 2017

 

Directorate of National Statistics Ministry of Planning, Investment  and Economic Development (MOPIED)  publish Monthly consumer Price Indices (CPI) and inflation rate for Sep 2017. The Overall CPI indices for Sep 2017 stood 102.9 as shown.

Table: 1: September 2017 price change

wdt_ID COICOP Classification Group CPI Weight Sep 2016 Index Aug 2017 Index Sep 2017 Index % change on same month of previous year (yr on yr) % change on previous Month and current Month
1 All group categories 100.00 100.10 102.30 102.90 0.60 2.80
2 Food & Non-Alcoholic Beverages 40.25 100.00 102.22 104.60 2.30 4.60
3 Tobacco & Narcotics 1.80 96.20 105.57 112.20 6.30 16.60
4 Clothing & Footwear 8.00 99.90 95.83 102.50 7.00 2.60
5 Housing, Water, Electricity, Gas 21.20 100.00 102.30 101.80 -0.50 1.80
6 Furnishing households and maintenance 5.00 99.90 100.68 101.80 1.10 1.90
7 Health 5.00 100.00 94.49 95.60 1.20 -4.40
8 Transport 4.50 100.00 98.86 93.20 -5.70 -6.80
9 Communication 3.00 103.80 100.00 100.00 0.00 -3.70
10 Recreation & Culture 1.25 100.40 106.98 105.40 -1.50 5.00
COICOP Classification Group CPI Weight Sep 2016 Index Aug 2017 Index Sep 2017 Index % change on same month of previous year (yr on yr) % change on previous Month and current Month

The Overall CPI indices for Sep 2017 stood 102.9 as shown in Figure below. Annual inflation rate accounts 2.8%

 

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