Gran Bretagna, inflazione aprile rallenta oltre attese a 2,4% su anno

martedì 21 maggio 2013 10:34
 

LONDON, May 21 (Reuters) - The Office for National Statistics
released the following consumer price indices on Tuesday: 
       
                                     APRIL    MARCH    FORECAST 
      CPI (HICP)  
      Mth-on-mth (pct)               0.2      0.3      0.4  
      Yr-on-yr                       2.4*     2.8      2.6  
       
      Core CPI (ex- energy, food, 
        (alcohol and tobacco) 
      Mth-on-mth (pct)               0.1      0.5        
      Yr-on-yr                       2.0**    2.4             
       
      RPI 
      Mth-on-mth (pct)               0.3      0.4      0.5  
      Yr-on-yr                       2.9***   3.3      3.1      
              
      RPIX (RPI ex-mortgages) 
      Mth-on-mth                     0.2      0.4      0.5 
      Yr-on-yr                       2.9      3.2      3.0  
       
          
   COMPONENTS OF CPI (pct): 
                                  APR     YR/YR     MAR    YR/YR
   Food & non-alcoholic bevs      0.7     4.6      -0.4    3.7 
   Alcoholic bevs & tobacco       2.3     5.7      -0.5    6.3 
   Clothing & footwear           UNCH    -0.6       2.4   -0.4 
   Housing,water,elec,gas,fuels   0.6     4.2      UNCH    4.5  
     
   Furniture, hhold equip, main. -1.3     0.1       0.8    0.2 
   Health                         1.2     2.5       0.2    2.3 
   Transport                     -0.6    -0.1#      0.6    1.7 
   Communication                  0.3     3.2      -0.1    3.3  
 
   Recreation & culture          UNCH     1.4       0.5    1.8  
     
   Education                     UNCH    19.7      UNCH   19.7  
    
   Restaurants & hotels           0.5     2.5       0.2    3.1  
     
   Misc. goods & services         0.1     1.1       0.2    1.1  
     
   All goods                     -0.1     1.7       0.5    2.0  
    
   All services                   0.5     3.4       0.2    3.9  
     
   Fuels and lubricants          -1.8    -3.7##     1.5    0.1  
    
   RPI housing component          0.7     2.1      -0.1    2.3 
    
    * First fall in annual consumer price inflation since Sept 
    ** Weakest annual rate of core CPI since Nov 2009 
    *** Lowest annual rate of retail price inflation since Sept 
     
    # First annual drop in transport prices since July 2009 
    ## Biggest annual drop in price of fuels and lubricants
since Sept 2009