Zona euro, inflazione maggio a 1,4% su anno, in linea attese

venerdì 31 maggio 2013 11:04
 

BRUXELLES, 31 maggio (Reuters) - Inflation rose to an annual rate of 1.4 percent in the euro
zone in May, according to a first estimate from the EU's statistics agency. 
    The inflation figure was in line with expectations. Eurostat's flash estimate for the month 
does not include a monthly calculation. 
Euro area annual inflation and its components, in pct: 
                          Weight ()   May    Dec    Jan    Feb   Mar    Apr    May 
                             2013     2012   2012   2013   2013   2013  2013   2013 
 All-items HICP               1000.0    2.4    2.2    2.0    1.8   1.7   1.2p   1.4e 
 Food, alcohol & tobacco       193.7    2.8    3.2    3.2    2.7   2.7   2.9p   3.3e 
 Energy                        109.6    7.3    5.2    3.9    3.9   1.7  -0.4p  -0.2e 
 Non-energy industrial         273.6    1.3    1.0    0.8    0.8   1.0   0.8p   0.9e 
 goods                                                                          
 Services                      423.0    1.8    1.8    1.6    1.5   1.8   1.1p   1.4e 
 All-items excluding:          696.7    1.6    1.5    1.3    1.3   1.5   1.0p   1.2e 
   > energy, food,                                                              
 alcohol & tobacco                                                              
   > energy                    890.4    1.8    1.8    1.8    1.6   1.8   1.4p   1.6e 
 Source: Eurostat    e = estimate         p = provisional  
 
 
 
 (Reporting By Jan Strupczewski)