Consumer Price Index, September 2014, INE

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Press Release:  10 October 2014 - 6 Page(s)
Consumption  HICP  Inflation  Macroeconomics

The CPI recorded an annual rate of change of -0.4% in September 2014 (the same rate observed in the previous month). Excluding energy and unprocessed food, the annual rate moved from 0.4% in August to 0.1% in September. The CPI monthly rate increased to 0.6% (-0.2% in August 2014 and 0.6 in September 2013), while the CPI 12-month average rate was -0.3% in September.

In September 2014, the Portuguese Harmonised Index of Consumer Prices (HICP) annual rate of change was 0.0% (-0.1% in August), 0.3 percentage points (p.p.) below the rate estimated by Eurostat for the Euro area.

Original title:  Consumer prices down by 0.4% in August on a year earlier - September 2014