Prices and purchasing power parities (PPP)

Consumer Prices, OECD - Updated: 4 June 2013

 

OECD annual inflation slows to 1.3% in April 2013

 

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04/06/2013 - Consumer prices in the OECD area rose by 1.3% in the year to April 2013, the lowest annual inflation rate since October 2009. Energy prices fell to 1.3% in the year to April, compared with an increase of 0.9% in the year to March. On the other hand, annual food price inflation rose by 2.0% in April, up from 1.7% in March. Excluding food and energy, the OECD annual inflation rate slowed to 1.4% in April, compared with 1.6% in March.

Consumer prices, selected areas
April 2013, percentage change on the same month of the previous year

‌‌‌‌‌CPI500, ENG, 06/2013‌‌‌

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