PARIS, June 12 (Reuters) - French consumer prices rose 0.1 percent in May from the previous month and 0.9 percent year-on-year, EU-harmonised data from the national statistics office INSEE showed on Wednesday.
The May monthly inflation was slightly below expectations, with a poll of Reuters analysts forecasting 0.2 percent. Annual inflation was as forecast by the poll.
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Index m/m (pct chg) y/y (pct chg) EU-harmonised 114.98 0.1 0.9 CPI excl tobacco 126.72 0.1 0.6