Prices and purchasing power parities (PPP)

Consumer Prices, OECD - Updated: 5 March 2013

 

OECD annual inflation slows to 1.7% in January 2013

 

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05/03/2013 - Consumer prices in the OECD area rose by 1.7% in the year to January 2013, compared with 1.9% in the year to December 2012. This easing in the annual rate of inflation mainly reflected the slower growth in energy prices, which increased by 1.8% in the year to January, down from 2.9% in the year to December. Food prices remained unchanged at 2.1% in the year to January. Excluding food and energy, the annual inflation rate was stable at 1.5% in January.

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

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Link to underlying data - Source: Consumer price indices, OECD

 

 

 

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