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 Harmonized index of consumer prices (Year-on-year growth rate - Base 2015 - %)
Characteristic Description
Name Harmonized index of consumer prices (Year-on-year growth rate - Base 2015 - %) by Individual consumption by purpose; Monthly
Regularity Monthly
Source Statistics Portugal, Consumer price index
First available period January 1995
Last available period January 2024
  • Data reference period (Month)
  • Geographic localization (Portugal)
  • Individual consumption by purpose
  • REFERENCE PERIOD:  The length of time for which data are collected, e.g. a specific day, month or year.
  • CONSUMER PRICE:  Amount paid by households when acquiring individual goods and services based on monetary transactions. This amount corresponds to the value actually paid at the moment of acquisition and includes all indirect taxes minus subsidies on products, reductions and discounts, applied to consumers in general, and excludes interest and other costs associated with credit purchase.
Definition The year-on-year change compares the level of the variable between the current month and the same month a year earlier. In the face of a stable seasonal pattern, this rate of change is not affected by this type of swings. However, it may be influenced by effects in one (or both) of the months compared.

[(CPI year n, month t)/ (CPI year (n-1), month t)-1]*100

Measure unit (symbol) Percentage (%)
Power of 10  0
Last update date 12/02/2024

information presented in 4/3/2024