15 Nov Consumer Price Index (CPI) October 2019
The monthly change, October 2019 compared to September 2019, was a decrease of 0.15 percent. This is compared to a monthly increase of 0.57 percent in the previous month of September 2019. The most significant monthly price increases were Transport (+2.11%). Most of the upwards contribution came from prices of Fuel and lubricants.
Change In The Price Indices For October 2019
|wdt_ID||COICOP Classification Group||CPI Weight||October 2018 Index||September 2019 Index||October2019 Index||% change on previous month and current month||% change on same month of previous year (yr on yr)|
|1||All Groups CPI||100.00||111.62||116.07||116.25||0.15||4.15|
|2||Food & Non-Alcoholic Beverages||46.04||115.85||124.73||124.70||-0.02||7.64|
|3||Tobacco & Narcotics||1.25||127.06||146.95||142.16||-3.26||11.88|
|4||Clothing & Footwear||5.03||108.47||120.60||120.68||0.07||11.26|
|5||Housing, Water, Electricity & Gas||23.41||109.22||103.33||103.33||0.00||-5.39|
|6||Furnishing, Households and Maintenance||2.93||105.08||102.71||102.71||0.01||-2.25|
|10||Recreation & Culture||1.00||104.38||97.30||98.45||1.18||-5.68|
|COICOP Classification Group||CPI Weight||October 2018 Index||September 2019 Index||October2019 Index||% change on previous month and current month||% change on same month of previous year (yr on yr)|
Over the twelve months to the month of October 2019 (inflation rate), the All Groups CPI decreased to 4.15 percent, compared with 5.17 percent over the twelve months to the month of September 2019.