Consumer Price Index (CPI), 1st Quarter April 2017

The CPI increased by 17 percent in this quarter 2017 compared to the same quarter of the previous year 2016.

The inflation rate according to the Consumer Price Index (CPI) has increased 32% compared to the last Quarter(January-March) 2016.  Same time last year the CPI increased 17%.

Fruits and Vegetables has increased 4.5%, contrary to that Food and Drinks including sugar has decreased 8% compared to last quarter.

USD dollar to has hit the highest in the past five years the price for one USD is trading 28 increase of 11% compared to last quarter of the previous year.

Puntland CPI-1- I2017