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September 2021 Consumer Price Index Report

September 2021 Consumer Price Index Report

Consumers paid 2.2% more in September 2021 then they did a year ago for the basket of goods and services included in the Consumer Price Index [CPI]. A Government spokesperson said, “The Ministry for the Cabinet Office released the September 2021 Consumer Price Index [CPI] from the Department of Statistics. In summary, during September 2021 consumers... Read more of this article

OBA Leader: Inflation Figures ‘Don’t Add Up’

OBA Leader: Inflation Figures ‘Don’t Add Up’

[Updated] The inflation figures presented by the Cabinet Office “just don’t add up,” Opposition Leader Cole Simons has asserted, saying that reports indicate inflation in the US was 6.2% and 4.2% in the UK and since “Bermuda is totally dependent on imported goods”, he has questioned how Bermuda’s 1.6% was calculated. Mr.... Read more of this article

August 2021 Consumer Price Index Report

August 2021 Consumer Price Index Report

Consumers paid 1.6% more in August 2021 then they did a year ago for the basket of goods and services included in the Consumer Price Index [CPI]. A Government spokesperson said, “The Ministry for the Cabinet Office released the August 2021 Consumer Price Index [CPI] from the Department of Statistics. “In summary, during August 2021 consumers paid... Read more of this article

July 2021 Consumer Price Index Report

July 2021 Consumer Price Index Report

Consumers paid 2.2% more in July 2021 than they did a year ago for the basket of goods and services included in the Consumer Price Index [CPI] and this level of inflation rose 1.0 percentage point from the June 2021 annual inflation rate of 1.2%. A Government spokesperson said, “Today, the Ministry for the Cabinet Office released the July 2021 Consumer... Read more of this article

June 2021 Consumer Price Index Report

June 2021 Consumer Price Index Report

Consumers paid 1.2% in June 2021 than they did a year ago for the basket of goods and services included in the Consumer Price Index [CPI] and this level of inflation was marginally down from the May 2021 annual inflation rate of 1.4%. A Government spokesperson said, “Today, the Ministry for the Cabinet Office released the June 2021 Consumer Price... Read more of this article

May 2021 Consumer Price Index Report

May 2021 Consumer Price Index Report

Consumers paid 1.4% more in May 2021 than they did a year ago for the basket of goods and services included in the Consumer Price Index [CPI] and this level of inflation rose 0.5 percentage points from the April 2021 annual inflation rate of 0.9%. A Government spokesperson said, “Today, Minister for the Cabinet Office, the Hon. Wayne L. Furbert, JP,... Read more of this article

April 2021 Consumer Price Index Report

April 2021 Consumer Price Index Report

Consumers paid 0.9% more in April 2021 than they did a year ago for the basket of goods and services included in the Consumer Price Index [CPI] and this level of inflation rose 0.1 percentage points from the March 2021 annual inflation rate of 0.8%. A Government spokesperson said, “Today, Minister for the Cabinet Office the Hon. Wayne L. Furbert,... Read more of this article

March 2021 Consumer Price Index Report

March 2021 Consumer Price Index Report

Consumers paid 0.8% more in March 2021 than they did a year ago for the basket of goods and services included in the Consumer Price Index [CPI] and this level of inflation rose 0.6 percentage points from February 2021 annual inflation rate of 0.2%. A Government spokesperson said, “Today, Minister for the Cabinet Office Wayne L. Furbert, JP, MP, released... Read more of this article

February 2021 Consumer Price Index Report

February 2021 Consumer Price Index Report

Consumers paid 0.2% more in February 2021 than they did a year ago for the basket of goods and services included in the Consumer Price Index [CPI] and this level of inflation rose from the January 2021 annual rate of negative 0.3%. Minister for the Cabinet Office Wayne Furbert said, “The health and personal care sector was the largest contributor... Read more of this article

January 2021 Consumer Price Index Report

January 2021 Consumer Price Index Report

Following a 0.3% increase in annual inflation for December 2020, consumers paid -0.3% less than they did a year ago for the basket of goods and services included in the Consumer Price Index [CPI]. A Government spokesperson said, “Today, Minister for the Cabinet Office the Hon. Wayne L. Furbert, JP, MP, released the January 2021 Consumer Price Index... Read more of this article

December 2020 Consumer Price Index Report

December 2020 Consumer Price Index Report

After five consecutive months of negative annual inflation, consumers paid 0.3% more than they did a year ago for the basket of goods and services included in the Consumer Price Index [CPI]. A Government spokesperson said, “Today, the Minister for the Cabinet Office the Hon. Wayne L. Furbert, JP, MP, issued the December 2020 Consumer Price Index [CPI]... Read more of this article

‘Annual Rate Of Inflation Remains Negative’

‘Annual Rate Of Inflation Remains Negative’

“The annual rate of inflation remains negative for a fifth consecutive month,” according to the newly released Consumer Price Index [CPI] from the Department of Statistics. A Government spokesperson said, “The Minister for the Cabinet Office Wayne Furbert released the November 2020 Consumer Price Index [CPI]. Minister Furbert said, “In November... Read more of this article

‘Annual Rate Of Inflation Remains Negative’

‘Annual Rate Of Inflation Remains Negative’

“The annual rate of inflation remains negative for a fourth consecutive month,” according to the newly released Consumer Price Index [CPI] from the Department of Statistics. A Government spokesperson said, “Today, the Minister for the Cabinet Office the Hon. Wayne L. Furbert, JP, MP, released the October 2020 Consumer Price Index [CPI] publication... Read more of this article