The National Bureau of Statistics releases Social and Economic statistics following the release calendar. Monthly National Consumer Price Index and Inflation Rate is normally released on 8th day of subsequent month from 01 pm to all stakeholders. In this case, NBS would like to inform its esteemed customers that; the release of National CPI and Inflation Rate for the month of October, 2019 which was supposed to be released on 8th November, 2019 is postponed to Monday 11th November, 2019 from 01pm due to unavoidable circumstances. NBS would like to express its sincere regrets for any inconvenience that may arise. NBS is committed to continue fulfilling the customers’ needs.


Dr Albina Chuwa

Statistician General