CPI and Inflation Report November 2018
The consumer price index, (CPI) which measures inflation increased by 11.28 percent (year-on-year) in November 2018. This is 0.02 percent points higher than the rate recorded in October 2018 (11.26) percent
Increases were recorded in all COICOP divisions that yielded the Headline index.
On month-on-month basis, the Headline index increased by 0.80 percent in November 2018, up by 0.006 percent points from the rate recorded in October 2018 (0.74) percent.
The percentage change in the average composite CPI for the twelve months period ending November 2018 over the average of the CPI for the previous twelve months period was 12.41 percent, showing 0.37 percent point decline from 12.78 percent recorded in October 2018.
Data source: National Bureau of Statistics