Pakistan inflation increased to 7.9% in December


CPI inflation, General, increased by 7.9% on year-on-year basis in December 2012 as compared to 6.9% in the previous month and 9.7% in December 2011.

CPI inflation, General, increased by 7.9% on year-on-year basis in December 2012 as compared to 6.9% in the previous month and 9.7% in December 2011. On month-on-month basis, it increased by 0.2% in December 2012 as compared a decrease of 0.4% in the previous month and a decrease of 0.7% in December 2011.

 
Core inflation measured by non-food non-energy CPI (Core NFNE) increased by 9.7% in November  2012 as compared to 10.1% in October 2012 (YoY) and by 10.4% in November 2011. Core NFNE inflation on MoM basis increased by 0.2% in November 2012 as compared to 1.2% a month earlier and 0.6% in November 2011.

Pakistan Bureau of Statistics | Nuno Salva | nuno.salva@tradingeconomics.com
1/18/2013 12:26:27 PM