Francia, inflazione armonizzata febbraio 1,1% su anno

giovedì 13 marzo 2014 09:01
 

French consumer prices rose 0.6 percent in February, giving a
year-on-year inflation rate of 1.1 percent, EU-harmonised data
released on Thursday from the INSEE national statistics office
showed.
Economists polled by Reuters had forecast an increase of 0.5
percent month-on-month and an increase of 1.0 year-on-year.


KEY CPI DATA
                                  Index*   m/m (pct chg)  y/y
(pct chg)
 EU-harmonised (HICP)             115.33   0.6            1.1
 National measure                 127.63   0.6            0.9
 National measure excl. tobacco   125.71   0.5            0.8

 Core inflation*                  122.61   0.5            0.7

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.