Consumer Price Index – October 2015

Headline consumer price index for October  was 4,7% (CPI for all urban areas)
Annual consumer price inflation was 4,7% in October 2015, up from 4,6% in September 2015.

The consumer price index increased by 0,3% month-on-month in October 2015,  (1,4%).
The contributing factors included:  Transport contributed 0,1 of a percentage point, goods increased by 3,7% year-on-year (3,6% in September), and the CPI for services
increased by 5,6% year-on-year (unchanged from September).

The Provinces with the highest Provincial annual inflation rates ranged from Western Cape and Free State with 4.9% to 3,9% in Mpumalanga.

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