Consumer price index
Consumer Prices up 4.1% in April on a year earlier - April 2011
11 May 2011
The CPI recorded an annual rate of change of 4.1% in April 2011. Excluding energy and unprocessed food, the annual rate was 2.6%. The CPI monthly rate of change decreased to 0.4% (1.6% in March and 0.4% in April 2010). The CPI 12-month average rate increased to 2.5% in April (2.3% in March).
In April 2011, the Portuguese Harmonised Index of Consumer Prices (HICP) annual inflation rate increased to 4.0%, 1.2 percentage points (p.p.) above the rate estimated by Eurostat for the Euro area.
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