Annual Headline Inflation Rates for Some Neighbouring Countries;  January – December, 2016

Country Name Jan, 2016 Feb, 2016 Mar, 2016
Tanzania 6.5 5.6 5.4
Kenya 7.78 6.84 6.45
Uganda *7.4 *7.0 6.2

           * Revised

The Annual Headline Inflation Rate for the three selected East African Community (EAC) Member States of Tanzania, Kenya and Uganda. Annual Headline Inflation Rate for the month of March, 2016 in Tanzania has decreased to 5.4% from 5.6% recorded in February, 2016. The similar price movement is observed for neighbouring countries; Annual Headline Inflation Rate for the month of March, 2016 in Kenya has decreased to 6.45% from 6.84% recorded in February, 2016. In Uganda, it decreased to 6.2% in March, 2016 from 7.0% recorded in February, 2016.