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

Country name

Jan, 2014

Feb, 2014

Mar, 2014

Apr, 2014

May, 2014

June, 2014

July, 2014

Aug, 2014

Sept, 2014

Oct, 2014

Tanzania

6.0

6.0

6.1

6.3

6.5

6.4

6.5

6.7

6.6

5.9

Kenya

7.21

6.86

6.27

6.41

7.30

7.39

7.67

8.36

6.60

6.43

Uganda

6.9

6.8*

7.1

6.7

5.4

5.0*

4.3

2.8

1.4

1.8

Note: *Indicate a Revised Inflation rates

As shown in the table above, Annual Headline Inflation Rate for the month of October, 2014 in Tanzania has decreased to 5.9% compared to 6.6% recorded in September, 2014. Inflation Rate in Uganda has increased to 1.8% in October, 2014 from 1.4% in September, 2014 while in Kenya has decreased to 6.43% in October, 2014 from 6.60% recorded in September, 2014.