What is the current CPI rate in South Africa 2020?
Annual average headline consumer price index for 2020 Average annual consumer price inflation was 3,3% in 2020 (i.e.
the average CPI for all urban areas for 2020 compared with that for 2019).
This was 0,8 of a percentage point lower than the corresponding average of 4,1% in 2019 (Table B2 on page 5)..
What was CPI for April 2020?
Economists polled by Reuters had forecast the CPI falling 0.8% in April and rising 0.4% year-on-year.
What is the CPI for March 2020?
The Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers rose 1.5 percent from March 2019 to March 2020. That was a notably smaller increase than the 2.3-percent increase for the period ending February 2020. Consumer prices for energy fell 5.7 percent from March 2019 to March 2020, as gasoline prices declined 10.2 percent.
How often is CPI released?
Every year, economists in the CPI calculate new seasonal factors for seasonally adjusted series and apply them to the last 5 years of data. Seasonally adjusted indexes beyond the last 5 years of data are considered to be final and not subject to revision.
What was the CPI in 2012?
Consumer Price Index (CPI) – November 2012 In November 2012 the All Urban general index is established at 117.9 this stands for a decrease of 0.43% over the previous month which was 118.4. In annual change it increased by 4.55% compared to 5.36% in the previous month.
What is CPI and how is it calculated?
The Consumer Price Index (CPI) is a measure that examines the weighted average of prices of a basket of consumer goods and services, such as transportation, food, and medical care. It is calculated by taking price changes for each item in the predetermined basket of goods and averaging them.
What is the CPI U rate for 2020?
The all items CPI-U rose 1.4 percent in 2020. This was smaller than the 2019 increase of 2.3 percent and the smallest December-to-December increase since the 0.7-percent rise in 2015. The index rose at a 1.7- percent average annual rate over the last 10 years.
What is the CPI currently?
The Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U) increased 1.7 percent over the last 12 months to an index level of 263.014 (1982-84=100). For the month, the index increased 0.5 percent prior to seasonal adjustment.