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

Country Name Jan, 2016 Feb, 2016 Mar, 2016 Apr, 2016 May, 2016
Tanzania 6.5 5.6 5.4 5.1 5.2
Kenya 7.78 6.84 6.45 5.27 5.00
Uganda *7.4 *7.0 6.2 5.1 5.4

 

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     

May, 2016 in Tanzania has slightly increased to 5.2% from 5.1% recorded in April, 2016.     

The similar price movement is observed for Uganda where the Annual Headline Inflation  Rate for the month of May, 2016 has increased to 5.4% from 5.1% recorded in April, 2016.   

 In Kenya, it has decreased to 5.0% in May, 2016 from 5.27% recorded in April, 2016.