CPI August 2014 

The Headline Inflation Rate measures inflation rate when all items in the fixed CPI basket are included.

The Annual Headline Inflation Rate for the month of August, 2014 has increased to 6.7% from 6.5% recorded in July, 2014.

The increase of Annual Headline Inflation Rate for the year ending August, 2014 explains that, the speed of price increase for commodities in the year ending August, 2014 has increased as compared to the speed of price increase recorded for the year ended July, 2014. The overall index went up to 149.31 in August, 2014 from 139.93 recorded in August, 2013.

Food and Non Alcoholic Beverages Inflation Rate has increased to 8.8% in August, 2014 from 8.1% recorded in July, 2014.

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