The consumer price index decreased by 0.2% in January 2010Consumer price index - final results - January 2010

In January 2010, the consumer price index (CPI) decreased by 0.2% (+1.1% year-on-year), after rising by 0.3% in December.

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Paru le : 23/02/2010
Prochaine parution le : 12/10/2017 at 08:45 - September 2017

Monthly change: -0.2%; year–on–year:+1.1%

In January 2010, the consumer price index (CPI) decreased by 0.2% (+1.1% year-on-year), after rising by 0.3% in December.

The price index without tobacco went down by 0.2% (+1.0% year-on-year).

Adjusted from seasonal variations, the monthly change went up by 0.4% (+1.2% year-on-year).

The drop of the CPI in January results mainly from that of manufactures’ prices, linked with the winter sales. This drop is nevertheless lightened by the important increase in fresh products, notably due to difficult weather conditions, and by the price growth in oil products.

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