Turkish Inflation Rate Continues to Rise in August
Turkish annual inflation rate accelerated to 9.54 percent in August of 2014 from 9.32 percent in July as food prices continued to increase.
The highest annual increase was recorded for prices of hotels, cafes and restaurants (14.73 percent), followed by food and non-alcoholic beverages (14.44 percent), furnishing, household equipment and routine maintenance (9.64 percent), transportation (9.45 percent), health (9.08 percent), recreation and culture (8.95 percent) and clothing and footwear (8.62 percent).
9/3/2014 8:34:33 AM
Turkish Inflation Rate Rises in July
Turkey’s annual inflation rate accelerated to 9.32 percent in July, from 9.16 percent recorded in June as prices of food continued to rise.
Published on 2014-08-04
Turkey Inflation Slows in June
Turkish annual inflation rate decelerated for the first time in seven months to 9.16 percent in June of 2014 from 9.66 percent in the previous month as food prices slowed.
Published on 2014-07-03
The core inflation increased to 9.87 percent in August of 2014 from 9.75 percent in July.
On a month-over-month basis, the CPI slowed to 0.09 percent, compared to a 0.45 percent rise in the previous month and the same month last year. The highest monthly increase was reported for prices of hotels, cafes and restaurant (1.64 percent), followed by food and non-alcoholic beverages (0.89 percent) and education (0.75 percent), miscellaneous goods and services (0.65 percent) and recreation and culture (0.59 percent). In contrast, the highest monthly decrease was 4.92 percent in clothing and footwear.