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 May, 2021 has stagnated at 3.3% as it was recorded in April, 2021. 

The stagnation of the headline inflation explains that, the speed of price change for commodities for the year ended May, 2021 has remained constant as that recorded for the year ended April, 2020. The overall index went up from 100.85 recorded in May, 2020 to 104.22 in May, 2021.

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