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Consumer Prices, OECD - Updated: 3 May 2016

 

OECD annual inflation slows to 0.8% in March 2016 

 

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03/05/2016 - Annual inflation in the OECD area slowed to 0.8% in March 2016, compared with 1.0% in February 2016. This slowdown was mainly driven by energy prices which declined by 9.5%, compared with a decline of 8.9% in the year to February. Food price inflation also decreased, to 0.7%, compared with 0.9% in February. Excluding food and energy, the OECD annual inflation rate remained stable at 1.9% for the fourth consecutive month. 

Underlying data:  

OECD, annual inflation

 

 G20, annual inflation

Source: Consumer price indices, OECD

 

 

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