15 Feb Consumer Price Index (CPI) January 2019
Consumer Price Index (CPI) January 2019
The Consumer Price Index was increased from Dec 2018 to Jan 2019. The CPI was 103.9 percent in Dec 2018 and it increased to 104.9 percent in Jan 2019. However, the CPI for food items was 103.3 percent in Dec and it decreased to 94.5 percent in Jan. While the CPI for non-food items was 104.0 percent in Dec and it raised up to 107.8 and increase of 3.8 percent in Jan.
The monthly inflation rate for all items was 1.0 percent in Jan 2019, up from 0.0 percent in Dec 2018. The inflation rate for food items was -1.0 percent in Dec and it deflated to -8.5 percent in Jan while non-food items was 0.2 percent in Dec and it increased to 3.7 percent in Jan. It shows that there is a slightly change for monthly inflation rate in food items than non-food and all items.
CPI is obtained by comparing through time, the cost of a fixed basket of commodities purchased by consumers. Since the basket contains commodities of unchanging or equivalent quantity and quality, the index reflects only pure price movements. Price movements of the goods and services represented in the CPI are weighted according to the relative importance of commodities in the total expenditures of consumers.
CPI Monthly 2018
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