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, 2020 has decreased to 3.3% from 3.4% recorded in March, 2020.The decrease of the headline inflation explains that, the speed of price change for commodities for the year ended April, 2020 has decreased compared to the speed recorded for the year ended March, 2020. The overall index went up to 120.67 in April, 2020 from 116.82 recorded in April, 2019.

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