Consumer price index (CPI)
This page presents an overview of the indices of June 2016.
The consumer price index was running at 103.19 points in June 2016. The index has risen by 0.11 point over the month. Inflation has dropped to 2.16%, down from 2.20%. The health index has decreased by 0.03 point over the month and now stands at 103.74 points. Inflation based on the health index has fallen to 2.38% from the previous month's 2.58%.
The health index has decreased by 0.03 point to 103.74 points in June, down from 103.77 points in May. The smoothed health index was running at 101.55 points in June. The central index for public services and social benefits, set at 103.04 points, has not been exceeded in June. The last time the central index was exceeded was in May 2016.
Inflation now stands at 2.16%, as against 2.20% in May and 2.04% in April. Inflation based on the health index has also decreased this month and is now running at 2.38%, as against 2.58% in May and 2.38% in April. Inflation without energy has slowed to 2.20% in June, down from 2.39% in May and in April. Core inflation, which does not take into account price evolutions of energy products and unprocessed food, was running at 2.10% in June, as compared to 2.23% in May and 2.19% in April.
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The FPS Economy does not prepare forecasts. This is the responsibility of the Federal Planning Bureau.