Economy

Consumer Prices, OECD - Updated: 6 December 2016

 

OECD annual inflation picks up to 1.4% in October 2016, driven by energy prices

 

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06/12/2016 - Annual inflation in the OECD area increased to 1.4% in October 2016, compared with 1.2% in September. This increase in the annual rate of inflation was mainly driven by energy prices which fell at a slower pace (-0.6% in October, compared with -2.8% in September). Food prices decreased by -0.3% in October (compared with -0.4% in September). Excluding food and energy, annual inflation decreased slightly to 1.7% in October, compared with 1.8% in September.

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Underlying data:  

OECD, annual inflation

 

 G20, annual inflation

Source: Consumer price indices, OECD

 

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