CPI April 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 April, 2016 has decreased to 5.1% from 5.4% recorded in March, 2016.

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

The overall index went up to 102.46 in April, 2016 from 97.50 recorded in April, 2015. Food and Non Alcoholic Beverages Inflation Rate for the Month of April 2016 has slightly decreased to 7.1% from 8.3% recorded in March, 2016.

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