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

Country Name

Jan, 2017

Feb, 2017

Mar, 2017

Apr, 2017

May, 2017

Jun, 2017

Jul, 2017

Tanzania

5.2

5.5

6.4

6.4

6.1

5.4

5.2

Kenya

6.99

9.04

10.28

11.48

11.70

9.21

7.47

Uganda

5.9

6.7

6.4

6.8

7.2

6.4

5.70

The Annual Headline Inflation Rates for the three selected East African Community (EAC) Member States of Tanzania, Kenya and Uganda. The price movement for the month of July, 2017 has shown a downward trend for the three selected countries. Annual Headline Inflation Rate for the month of July, 2017 in Tanzania has further decreased to 5.2% from 5.4% recorded in June, 2017. In Uganda it has decreased further to 5.70% in July, 2017 from 6.4% in June, 2017 and in Kenya it has also decreased to 7.47% in July, 2017 from 9.21% recorded in June, 2017.