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Consumer Price Index - 3rd Qtr 2013

Highlights 
 
The Consumer Price Index, which stood at 103.4 in June 2013, registered a net increase of  0.1 point (or 0.1%) to reach 103.5 in September 2013.
 
The main reasons for the net increase in the CPI from June to September 2013 were:
 
-   higher prices of milk and some other food products;
-   higher prices for ready-made clothing;
-   higher bus fares;
-   higher MBC TV licence fee;
                       offset by
-   lower prices of vegetables;
-   lower prices of motor vehicles.
 
The headline inflation rate for the twelve months ending September 2013 works out to 3.5% compared to 4.4% for the twelve months ending September 2012.
 
The headline inflation rate excluding 'Alcoholic beverages and tobacco' for the twelve months ending September 2013 works out to 2.4% compared to 3.0% for the twelve months ending September 2012.
 
 
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Statistics Mauritius 
Ministry of Finance and Economic Development                                      
  15 October 2013