Consumer Prices, OECD - Updated: 7 March 2019


Lower energy prices push OECD annual inflation down to 2.1% in January 2019


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07/03/2019 - Annual inflation in the OECD area slowed to 2.1% in January 2019, compared with 2.4% in December 2018. Energy prices fell (for the first time since October 2016) by (minus) -0.1% in January, compared with a 3.5% increase in December. Food price inflation and inflation excluding food and energy were both stable in January 2019, at 1.9% and 2.2%, respectively.  

Consumer prices, selected areas, January 2019, percentage change on the same period of the previous year‌‌‌‌‌‌‌‌‌‌‌‌‌‌‌‌‌‌‌‌‌‌‌‌‌‌


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Source: Consumer price indices, OECD





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