Consumer Price Index, May 2013, INE

Page created: Wednesday, 12 June 2013 12:00GMT | Updated: Wednesday, 2 April 2014 17:40GMT

Press Release:  12 June 2013 - 6 Page(s)
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Consumption  HICP  Inflation  Macroeconomics

The CPI 12-month average rate of change decreased from 1.7% in April to 1.6% in May. The core inflation index, which excludes unprocessed food and energy, was 0.8%, the same value as in the previous month.
The HICP 12-month average rate decreased from 1.8% in April to 1.7% in May. In April 2013 the Portuguese HICP 12-month average rate was 0.4 percentage points (p.p.) lower than the rate observed for the Euro-area. In May, the gap between the Portuguese HICP 12-month average rate and Eurostat’s flash estimate for the whole area should remain the same.



Original title:  The CPI 12-month average rate was 1.6% in May - May 2013