Annual Headline Inflation Rates for Some Neighbouring Countries; January, 2014 – August, 2014

Country name Jan, 2014 Feb, 2014 Mar, 2014 Apr, 2014 May, 2014 June, 2014 July, 2014 Aug, 2014
Tanzania 6.0 6.0 6.1 6.3 6.5 6.4 6.5 6.7
Kenya 7.21 6.86 6.27 6.41 7.30 7.39 7.67 8.36
Uganda 6.9 6.8* 7.1 6.7 5.4 5.0* 4.3 2.8

Note: *Indicate a Revised Inflation rates

As shown in the table above, Annual Headline Inflation Rate for the month of August, 2014 in Tanzania has increased to 6.7% compared to 6.5% recorded in July, 2014. Inflation Rate in Uganda has further decreased to 2.8% in August, 2014 from 4.3% in July, 2014 while in Kenya has further increased to 8.36% in August, 2014 from 7.67% recorded in July, 2014.