Consumer Price Index, August 2013, INE

Page created: Wednesday, 11 September 2013 12:00GMT | Updated: Wednesday, 2 April 2014 16:46GMT

Press Release:  11 September 2013 - 6 Page(s)
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Consumption  HICP  Inflation  Macroeconomics

The CPI 12-month average rate of change decreased from 1.3% in July to 1.0% in August. The core inflation index, which excludes unprocessed food and energy, was 0.5% (0.6% in July 2013).
The HICP 12-month average rate decreased from 1.4% in July to 1.1% in August. In July 2013 the Portuguese HICP 12-month average rate was 0.6 percentage points (p.p.) lower than the rate observed for the Euro-area. In August, the gap between the Portuguese HICP 12-month average rate and Eurostat’s flash estimate for the whole area should increase 0.1 p.p..



Original title:  The CPI 12-month average rate was 1.0% in August - August 2013