Annual Headline Inflation Rates for Some Neighbouring Countries; December, 2013 – March, 2014

Country name

Dec, 2014

Jan, 2014

Feb, 2014

Mar, 2014

Tanzania

5.6

6.0

6.0

6.1

Kenya

7.15

7.21

6.86

6.27

Uganda

6.7

6.9

6.8*

7.1

Note: *Indicate a Revised Inflation rates

As shown in table 1 above, Annual Headline Inflation Rate for the month of March, 2014 in Tanzania has slightly increased to 6.1% compared to 6.0% recorded in February, 2014. Inflation Rate in Uganda has increased to 7.1% in March, 2014 from 6.8% in February, 2014 while in Kenya has decreased to 6.27% in March, 2014 from 6.86 recorded in February, 2014