Inflation fee for April 2019 inched up to 9.5 for each cent up by .2 proportion level from the 9.3 for each cent recorded in March 2019.
The enhanced in the fee for the non-meals sub-sector contributed to the enhance in accordance to the Deputy Governing administration Statistician, David Kombat.
The non-food items team recorded a calendar year on year inflation amount of 10.4 for every cent in April compared to 9.7 recorded in March of the similar 12 months.
He explained that “5 subgroups recorded 12 months on yr inflation fees bigger than the group’s typical of 10.4 per cent. Garments and footwear recorded the optimum inflation price of 14.3 per cent followed by recreation and society 14.1 for each cent, transportation with 13.2 for each cent. However, inflation in the health and fitness sector recorded the lowest level of 5.9 for every cent”.
At the regional amount, the 12 months on 12 months rate ranged from 8 for each cent for the Higher East region to11.5 per cent for Upper West Region.
The regular level for the all round inflation was 1.1 for each cent when compared with the 1.2 for each cent recorded for March 2019.
The food items group had 7.3 per cent, a reduction of 1.1 for each cent from the March figure.
The purchaser inflation is change around time in the cost of common merchandise and providers that households purchase for usage.