Annual Headline Inflation Rates for Some Neighbouring Countries;January – April, 2017

Country Name

Jan, 2017

Feb, 2017

Mar, 2017

Apr, 2017

Tanzania

5.2

5.5

6.4

6.4

Kenya

6.99

9.04

10.28

11.48

Uganda

5.9

6.7

6.4

6.8

 

The Annual Headline Inflation Rates for the three selected East African Community (EAC) Member States of Tanzania, Kenya and Uganda. Annual Headline Inflation Rate for the month of April, 2017 in Tanzania has similar trend as in other East African Countries. For instance, in Uganda it has increased to 6.8% from 6.4% recorded in March, 2017 and Kenya has increased to 11.48% from 10.28% recorded in March, 2017.