Inflation up marginally in Dec | Sunday Observer

Inflation up marginally in Dec

3 January, 2021

Headline inflation, as measured by the year-on year (Y-o-Y) change in the Colombo Consumer Price Index (CCPI, 2013=100) increased marginally to 4.2 percent in December 2020 from 4.1 percent in November 2020. 

This was driven by monthly increase of prices of items in food and Non-food categories. Meanwhile, Food inflation (Y-o-Y) decreased to 9.2 percent in December 2020 from 10.3 percent in November 2020. 

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