CPI - May 2011 (Eng)

 

Annual Headline Inflation Rate using the rebased NCPI for the year ended May 2011 increased to 9.7%  compared to 8.6% registered in the year ended April 2011. The overall index increased to 109.88 in May 2011 from 100.12 in May 2010. Food and non alcoholic beverages inflation rate increased to 10.4% for the year ending May 2011 from 9.7% registered in April 2011.
 
The 12 month index change for food consumed at home and away from home went up to 10.1% in the year ended May 2011 as compared to 9.2% in the year ended April 2011. The 12 month index change for non food Inflation went up to 9.3% in the year ended May 2011 from 7.8% registered in the year ended April 2011.