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

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

The overall index went up to 103.00 in May, 2016 from 97.91 recorded in May, 2015.  

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