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 July, 2020 has slightly increased to 3.3% from 3.2% recorded in June, 2020.

The increase of the headline inflation explains that, the speed of price change for commodities for the year ended July, 2020 has increased compared to the speed recorded for the year ended June, 2020. The overall index went up to 120.50 in July, 2020 from 116.61 recorded in July, 2019.

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