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Consumer Price Index 3rd Quarter 2014

Highlights
  
The Consumer Price Index, which stood at 106.8 in June 2014, registered a net decrease of  0.3 point (or -0.3%) to reach 106.5 in September 2014. The main reasons for the net decrease in the CPI from June to September 2014 were:
 
- lower prices of vegetables;
- lower prices of some other food products;
- lower prices of gasolene;
partly offset by
- higher prices of motor vehicles;
- higher prices of some other goods and services.
 
The headline inflation rate for the twelve months ending September 2014 works out to 3.9% compared to 3.5% for the twelve months ending September 2013.
The headline inflation rate excluding 'Alcoholic beverages and tobacco' for the twelve months ending September 2014 works out to 3.4% compared to 2.4% for the twelve months ending September 2013.
 
 
 
  Statistics Mauritius
  Ministry of Finance and Economic Development                                      
  14 October 2014