GB, inflazione sale a 2,6% in luglio

martedì 14 agosto 2012 10:36
 

LONDON, Aug 14 (Reuters) - The Office for National  
Statistics released the following consumer price indices on Tuesday: 
       
                                     JULY      JUNE   FORECAST 
      CPI (HICP)  
      Mth-on-mth (pct)               0.1      -0.4      -0.1 
      Yr-on-yr                       2.6       2.4       2.3 
       
      Core CPI (ex- energy, food, 
        (alcohol and tobacco) 
      Mth-on-mth (pct)               0.1      -0.3          
      Yr-on-yr                       2.3       2.1           
       
      RPI 
      Mth-on-mth (pct)               0.1      -0.2      -0.2 
      Yr-on-yr                       3.2       2.8       2.8  
              
      RPIX (RPI ex-mortgages) 
      Mth-on-mth                     0.1      -0.3      -0.3 
      Yr-on-yr                       3.2       2.8       2.9    
       
       
   COMPONENTS OF CPI (pct): 
                                  JULY   YR/YR    JUNE    YR/YR 
   Food & non-alcoholic bevs      0.2    2.1      -0.1      2.3  
   Alcoholic bevs & tobacco       0.8    5.0      -0.5      4.8  
   Clothing & footwear           -2.6*   0.1      -4.2     -0.8     
   Housing,water,elec,gas,fuels   0.4    6.1      -0.1      6.0 
   Furniture, hhold equip, main. -1.1    3.5      UNCH      3.5      
   Health                         UNCH   3.0       0.4      3.7  
   Transport                      1.0    1.3      -0.5      0.9 
   Communication                  0.4    4.4      -0.2      4.9 
   Recreation & culture           0.2    0.4       0.1      0.3 
   Education                      UNCH   5.1      UNCH      5.1 
   Restaurants & hotels           0.2    3.2      UNCH      3.1 
   Misc. goods & services         0.1    1.7      -0.3      1.9 
   All goods                     -0.5    1.9      -0.9      1.8 
   All services                   0.8    3.4       0.3      3.3 
   Fuels and lubricants          -0.9   -2.0      -3.2     -1.7 
   RPI housing component          0.5    2.2       0.3      1.9 
          
    * The monthly fall in clothing and footwear prices was the smallest June to
July drop on record since 1996 as retailers had brought sales forward to June. 
    - Passenger transport by air rose by 21.7 percent on the month to give a
12.4 percent annual increase. 
     
   (Reporting by UK Economics Team in London)