Gb, inflazione febbraio a tasso annuo zero, minimo da inizio serie 1989

martedì 24 marzo 2015 10:36
 

LONDON, March 24 (Reuters) - The Office for National Statistics
released the following consumer price indices on Tuesday:

                                     FEB       JAN    FORECAST
      CPI (HICP)
      Mth-on-mth (pct)               0.3      -0.9     0.3
      Yr-on-yr                       0.0^      0.3     0.1

Core CPI (ex- energy, food, 
(alcohol and tobacco)
      Mth-on-mth (pct)               0.5      -0.8
      Yr-on-yr                       1.2       1.4

CPIH (CPI plus owner occupier 
housing costs)
      Mth-on-mth                     0.2      -0.7~
      Yr-on-yr                       0.3       0.5~

RPI
      Mth-on-mth (pct)               0.5      -0.8      0.5
      Yr-on-yr                       1.0^^     1.1      1.0

RPIX (RPI ex-mortgages)
      Mth-on-mth                     0.5      -0.9      0.5
      Yr-on-yr                       1.0^^^    1.2      1.0


COMPONENTS OF CPI (pct):
                                  FEB    YR/YR      JAN   YR/YR
   Food & non-alcoholic bevs     -0.2    -3.3      -0.7   -2.5
   Alcoholic bevs & tobacco      -0.4     3.8       1.4    3.3
   Clothing & footwear            1.3     1.7      -3.7    1.4
   Housing,water,elec,gas,fuels   0.0     0.9      -0.1    1.0
   Furniture, hhold equip, main.  1.4    -0.3      -2.5    0.8
   Health                         0.1     1.8       0.7    2.2
   Transport                      0.4    -2.7      -2.0   -2.8
   Communication                  0.9     0.9       0.0    0.2
   Recreation & culture           0.0    -0.8      -0.9    0.1
   Education                      0.0    10.0       0.0   10.0
   Restaurants & hotels           0.2     2.2      -0.1    2.4
   Misc. goods & services         0.2    -0.4      -0.1   -0.4
   All goods                      0.2    -2.0      -1.4   -1.5
   All services                   0.3     2.4      -0.3    2.4
   Fuels and lubricants          -1.1   -16.6      -6.8  -16.2
   CPIH owner-occupier costs      0.1     1.9         ~    1.9~

^ Lowest annual rate of CPI since series started in 1989 ^^
Lowest annual rate of RPI since series November 2009 ^^^ Lowest
annual rate of RPIX since June 2009 ~ CPIH data revised due
development work on owner occupiers' housing costs since last
CPI release

(Reporting by UK Economics Team in London)