Francia, prezzi al consumo giugno -0,1% su mese, +0,3% annuo

mercoledì 15 luglio 2015 08:53
 

PARIGI, 15 luglio (Reuters) - French consumer prices fell
0.1 percent in June, giving a year-on-year inflation rate of 0.3
percent, EU-harmonised data released on Wednesday from the INSEE
national statistics office showed.

Economists polled by Reuters had forecast a zero percent change
month-on-month and an increase of 0.4 percent year-on-year.


KEY CPI DATA

                                  Index*   m/m (pct chg)  y/y
(pct chg)
 EU-harmonised (HICP)             116.24   -0.1           0.3
 National measure                 128.47   -0.1           0.3
 National measure excl. tobacco   126.55   -0.1           0.3
 Core inflation*
BACKGROUND

French EU-harmonised inflation fell to a historical low of -0.8
percent in July 2009 and hit an all-time high of 4.0 percent in
July 2008, according to INSEE's records going back to 1991.


GRAPHIC

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FOR DETAILS FROM INSEE

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(Reporting by Mark John; Editing by James Regan)