CPI March 2016

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 March, 2016 has decreased to 5.4% from 5.6% recorded in February, 2016.

The decrease of Annual Headline Inflation Rate for the year ending March, 2016 explains that, the speed of price increase for commodities in the year ending March, 2016 has decreased as compared to the speed of price increase recorded for the year ended February, 2016.

The overall index went up to 101.93 in March, 2016 from 96.69 recorded in March, 2015. Food and Non Alcoholic Beverages Inflation Rate for the Month of March 2016 has slightly decreased to 8.3% from 9.5% recorded in February, 2016.

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