CPI annual rate of change increased to 1.5% - June 2018
11 July 2018
The CPI annual rate moved from 1.0% in May to 1.5% in June 2018. The annual core inflation rate, which excludes energy and unprocessed food products components, was 1.0% (0.6% in the previous month).
The CPI monthly rate was 0.1% (0.4% in the previous month and -0.4% in June 2017), while the CPI 12-month average was 1.1% (1.0% in the previous month).
In June 2018, the Portuguese Harmonised Index of Consumer Prices (HICP) annual rate of change was 2.0% (1.4% in the previous month), the same rate estimated by Eurostat for the Euro area (in May 2018, the annual rate of change of the Portuguese HICP was 0.5 p.p. lower than the annual rate of change for the Euro area).
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