inflation rate


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Noun1.inflation rate - the rate of change of prices (as indicated by a price index) calculated on a monthly or annual basis
rate - a magnitude or frequency relative to a time unit; "they traveled at a rate of 55 miles per hour"; "the rate of change was faster than expected"
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BSP expected that August 2019 inflation rate likely stayed between 1.3 to 2.1 percent due to the combination of lower fuel and rice prices, which were seen to be countered by weaker peso and higher prices of select food items.
Inflation rate of the Davao Region went down to 3.2% in June from 3.7% the previous month, the regional office of the Philippine Statistics Authority reported Tuesday.
RIGA, Aug 19 (LETA) - In July this year, Latvia's annual inflation rate was higher than the EU average, according to the latest inflation data released today by Eurostat.
Malacanang is 'pleased' with the 2.7 percent inflation rate in the country as it touted the measures the administration has implemented to tame the soaring prices of goods.
The country's surging inflation rate is now "a thing of the past," Malacanang declared Friday after the inflation slowed down to 2.7 percent in June.
According to BBS, inflation rate dropped to 5.35 per cent last December, but it started rising from the month of January.
There are indications that if the May 2019 inflation rate forecast comes true, Nigeria may record the highest inflation rate figure since January 2019.
The Central Bank of Azerbaijan (CBA) expects to keep inflation rate at four percent (+/- two percent) in 2019, Trend reports referring to a CBA statement on monetary policy for 2019 and medium term.
The Philippine Statistics Authority reported that the annual headline inflation rate, or the movement in consumer prices, eased to 6 percent in November from a nine-year high of 6.7 percent in October.
The Brong-Ahafo Region recorded inflation rate of 10.4 per, higher than the national average of 9.5 per cent for October, 2018.
FILE - CBE CAIRO -- 11 November 2018: The Central Bank of Egypt (CBE) said that Egypt's annual core inflation rate rose to 8.86 percent in October 2018 from 8.55 percent in September 2018, according to a report.