Consumer price index (CPI)

This page presents an overview of the indices of June 2017.

The consumer price index amounts to 104.84 points in June 2017. This month, the index recorded a decrease of 0.16 point. Compared to the previous month, inflation has dropped from 1.86% to 1.60%. The health index went down by 0.13 point to 105.29 points. Inflation based on the health index has decreased from 1.59% to 1.49%.

The health index went down by 0.13 point to 105.29 points in June, compared to 105.42 points in May. The smoothed health index stood at 103.27 points in June. The central index for public service and social benefits, set at 105.10 points, has not been exceeded. The last time the central index was exceeded was in May 2017.

Inflation now stands at 1.60% compared to 1.86% in May and 2.28% in April. Inflation based on the health index also went down and now stands at 1.49% compared to 1.59% in May and 1.86% in April. Inflation without energy has gone down to 1.16% in June, compared to 1.25% last month and 1.31% in April. Core inflation, which does not take into account price evolutions of energy products and unprocessed food, stood at 1.40% in June, compared to 1.46% in May and 1.53% in April.

Consumer price index104.84
Health index105.29
Smoothed index103.27

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The FPS Economy does not prepare forecasts. This is the responsibility of the Federal Planning BureauExternal link.

Press releases

Consumer price index, inflation, health index, health index (moving average), index without energy and petroleum, last 13 months

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