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, 2023 was 4.3 percent from 4.7 percent recorded for the month of March, 2023. 

The decrease of the headline inflation explains that, the speed of price change for commodities for the year ended April, 2023 has decreased compared to the speed that was recorded for the year ended March, 2023. The overall index went up from 107.88 recorded in April, 2022 to 112.54 in April, 2023.

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