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 December, 2020 has increased to 3.2% from 3.0% that was recorded in November, 2020.

The increase of the headline inflation explains that, the speed of price change for commodities for the year ended December, 2020 has increased compared to the speed that was recorded for the year ended November, 2020. The overall index went up to 120.79 in December, 2020 from 117.10 recorded in December, 2019.

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