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Consumer Price Index: Inflation Increased 0.3%

Consumer Price Index: Inflation Increased 0.3%

Consumers paid 1.5% more in August 2019 than they did a year ago for the basket of goods and services included in the Consumer Price Index [CPI] and the level of inflation rose 0.3 percentage points from July 2019. This is according to the latest Consumer Price Index, which said, “Between July 2019 and August 2019, the average cost of goods and services... Read more of this article

Consumer Price Index: Inflation Increased 0.5%

Consumer Price Index: Inflation Increased 0.5%

Consumers paid 1.2% more in July 2019 than they did a year ago for the basket of goods and services included in the Consumer Price Index [CPI] and the level of inflation rose 0.5 percentage points from the 0.7% measured in June 2019. This is according to the latest Consumer Price Index, which said, “Between June 2019 and July 2019, the average cost... Read more of this article

Consumer Price Index: Inflation Increased 0.4%

Consumer Price Index: Inflation Increased 0.4%

Consumers paid 0.7% more in June 2019 than they did a year ago for the basket of goods and services included in the Consumer Price Index [CPI] and the level of inflation rose 0.4 percentage points from the 0.3% measured in May 2019. This is according to the latest Consumer Price Index, which said, “Between May 2019 and June 2019, the average cost... Read more of this article

May 2019 Consumer Price Index Report

May 2019 Consumer Price Index Report

Today [Aug 26], Minister for the Cabinet Office Wayne Furbert released the May 2019 Consumer Price Index publication from the Department of Statistics. The Minister explained, “In May 2019 consumers paid 0.3% more for the CPI basket of goods and services than they did in May 2018. “Between April 2019 and May 2019 the average cost of all goods and... Read more of this article

April 2019 Consumer Price Index Report

April 2019 Consumer Price Index Report

Today [July 11], Minister for the Cabinet Office Wayne Furbert released the April 2019 Consumer Price Index publication from the Department of Statistics. Minster Furbert said, “In April 2019 consumers paid 1.0 per cent more for the CPI basket of goods and services than they did in April 2018. Between March 2019 and April 2019 the average cost of... Read more of this article

March 2019 Consumer Price Index Report

March 2019 Consumer Price Index Report

Today [July 1], Minister for the Cabinet Office Wayne Furbert released the March 2019 Consumer Price Index publication from the Department of Statistics. The Minister explained, “In March 2019 consumers paid 1.2 percent more for the CPI basket of goods and services than they did in March 2018. Between February 2019 and March 2019 the average cost... Read more of this article

January 2019 Consumer Price Index Report

January 2019 Consumer Price Index Report

Today [April 22], Minister for the Cabinet Office Walton Brown released the January 2019 Consumer Price Index publication from the Department of Statistics. The Minister explained, “In January 2019 consumers paid 1.3 per cent more for the CPI basket of goods and services than they did in January 2018. Between December 2018 and January 2019 the average... Read more of this article

December 2018 Consumer Price Index Report

December 2018 Consumer Price Index Report

Today [March 14], the Minister for the Cabinet Office Walton Brown released the December 2018 Consumer Price Index publication from the Department of Statistics. The Minister explained, “In December 2018 consumers paid 0.9 per cent more for the CPI basket of goods and services than they did in December 2017. Between November 2018 and December 2018... Read more of this article

November Consumer Price Index Report

November Consumer Price Index Report

Today, the Minister for the Cabinet Office Walton Brown released the November 2018 Consumer Price [CPI] Index publication from the Department of Statistics. The Minister explained, “In November 2018 consumers paid 0.8% more for the CPI basket of goods and services than they did in November 2017. Between October 2018 and November 2018 the average cost... Read more of this article

Minister: ‘Economic Data Exhibits Positive Signs’

Minister: ‘Economic Data Exhibits Positive Signs’

Minister for the Cabinet Office Walton Brown released publications from the Department of Statistics including the Consumer Price Index for September and October 2018, the 2018 Quarter 2 – Gross Domestic Product, and the 2018 Quarter 2 – Balance of Payments / International Investment Position.Consumer Price Index [CPI] – September 2018... Read more of this article

August Consumer Price Index Report Released

August Consumer Price Index Report Released

Today [Nov 2], the Minister for the Cabinet Office Walton Brown released the August 2018 Consumer Price Index [CPI] report from the Department of Statistics. Minister Brown “noted that of the nine sectors in the items index, the largest year-over-year contributors to the August 2018 inflation rate are highlighted below:The Health & Personal... Read more of this article

Consumer Price Index: Inflation Decreased 0.2%

Consumer Price Index: Inflation Decreased 0.2%

Consumers paid 1.4% more in July 2018 than they did a year ago for the basket of goods and services included in the Consumer Price Index [CPI] and the level of inflation decreased 0.2 percentage points from the 1.6% measured in June 2018. This is according to the latest Consumer Price Index, which said, “Between June 2018 and July 2018, the average... Read more of this article

Consumer Price Index: Inflation Decreased 0.1%

Consumer Price Index: Inflation Decreased 0.1%

Consumers paid 1.6% more in June 2018 than they did a year ago for the basket of goods and services included in the Consumer Price Index [CPI] and the level of inflation decreased 0.1 percentage point from the 1.7% measured in May 2018. This is according to the latest Consumer Price Index, which said, “Between May 2018 and June 2018, the average... Read more of this article