Francia, Cpi gennaio -0,6% su mese (attese -0,5%), +0,8% su anno-Insee

giovedì 20 febbraio 2014 08:54
 

PARIGI, 20 febbraio (Reuters) - French consumer prices fell
0.6 percent in January, giving a year-on-year inflation rate of
0.8 percent, EU-harmonised data released on Thursday from the
INSEE national statistics office showed.
Economists polled by Reuters had forecast a decrease of 0.5
percent month-on-month and an increase of 0.9 year-on-year.
FRHIC=ECI FRHICY=ECI 
KEY CPI DATA
                                  Index*   m/m (pct chg)   y/y
(pct chg)
 EU-harmonised (HICP)             114.63   -0.6            0.8
 National measure                 126.93   -0.6            0.7
 National measure excl. tobacco   125.04   -0.6            0.5
 Core inflation                   122.06   -0.4            0.1

    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
link.reuters.com/wun37t
     FOR DETAILS FROM INSEE
here.
 
    (Reporting by Leigh Thomas)