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 January, 2021 has increased from 3.2% that was recorded in December, 2020 to 3.5%.
The increase of the headline inflation rate means that, the speed of price change for commodities for the year ended January, 2021 has increased compared to the speed that was recorded for the year ended December, 2020. The overall index went up from 98.07 recorded in January, 2020 to 101.53 in January, 2021.
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