Gb, inflazione ottobre supera attese, tasso annuo record da maggio

martedì 13 novembre 2012 10:39
 

13 novembre (Reuters) - The Office for National Statistics
released the following consumer price indices on Tuesday: 
       
                                     OCT       SEP    FORECAST 
      CPI (HICP)  
      Mth-on-mth (pct)               0.1       0.4      0.2 
      Yr-on-yr                       2.7*      2.2      2.3 
       
      Core CPI (ex- energy, food, 
        (alcohol and tobacco) 
      Mth-on-mth (pct)               0.2       0.3  
      Yr-on-yr                       2.6**     2.1             
       
      RPI 
      Mth-on-mth (pct)               0.6       0.5      0.3 
      Yr-on-yr                       3.2***    2.6      2.9    
               
      RPIX (RPI ex-mortgages) 
      Mth-on-mth                     0.5       0.5      0.3 
      Yr-on-yr                       3.1***    2.6      2.9 
       
   COMPONENTS OF CPI (pct): 
                                  OCT    YR/YR     SEP     YR/YR
   Food & non-alcoholic bevs     -0.9    3.4      UNCH      2.0 
   Alcoholic bevs & tobacco      UNCH    6.5       1.1      6.1 
   Clothing & footwear            0.8   -0.1       4.7     -0.5 
   
   Housing,water,elec,gas,fuels   0.6    1.7       0.1      2.2 
   Furniture, hhold equip, main. -0.6    1.7       0.5      1.7 
    
   Health                         0.1    2.5       0.2      2.4 
   Transport                     -0.7    3.1      -1.3      2.5 
   Communication                 -0.1    3.7      UNCH      3.4 
   Recreation & culture           0.7    0.8       0.6      1.2 
   Education                      2.7   19.7#      0.5      3.2 
   Restaurants & hotels          UNCH    2.9       0.3      3.0 
   Misc. goods & services         0.4    1.9       0.7      2.3 
   All goods                      0.1    1.5       1.1      1.4 
   All services                   0.1    4.1      -0.5      3.2 
   Fuels and lubricants          -0.2    2.4       2.7      2.8 
   RPI housing component          0.4    2.7       0.2      2.2 
     
    * Highest yy rate of CPI since May 
    ** Highest yy rate of core CPI since January 
    *** Highest yy rate of RPI and RPI-X since July 
    # Highest yy rate of education inflation since records began
in 1996, due to increase in university