Consumer Price Index (CPI) Monthly September 2017

PUNTLAND CPI AND INFLATION RATE 2017: There is a slight decrease in the overall price level for the month of September 2017 reaching an average of 96.2% with respect to August 2017

In general,  Table 1 shows that all CPI items decreased from Aug to Sep 2017. The Table1 shows that all CPI items was 100.3 percent in Aug 2017 and decreased to 96.2 percent in Sep 2017. According to Food items was 97.05 percent in Aug which changed to 95.3 percent in Sep. while Non-food items was 101.24 percent in Aug and it became 96.4 percent in Sep respectively. For monthly CPI, it indicates that there is a big change for Non-food  items compared to all CPI and food items.

The monthly inflation rate for all items in CPI was -3.22 percent in Sep 2017, down from -1.84 percent in Aug 2017. The inflation rate for food items was -4.10 percent in Aug and it rises to 1.76 percent in Sep while non-food items was -1.17 percent in Aug and it decreases to -3.66 percent in Sep and it indicated that there is a big change for monthly inflation rate in non-food items than all CPI and food items.

CPI Monthly Distributed

CPI Report in Sep