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CPI China May of 2017

Chinese CPI increased up to 1.5% year-on-year in May of 2017

The annual variation rate of the CPI in China in May of 2017 was 1.5% , 3 tenths higher than the month before.The monthly variation rate of the CPI (Consumer Price Index) has been -0.1%, and thus the accumulated inflation in 2017 is 1.4%

We must highlight the increase of 0.4% in the prices of Recreation and culture, until its interannual rate reached 5.9%, which is in contrast to the decrease in the prices of Food and non-alcoholic beverages of -0.4%, and an interannual variation of -0.5%.

In this page we show you the progression of the CPI in China. You can see the inflation in other countries in CPI and see all the information about China in China's economy

CPI China May 2017
 InterannualAccum. from January: Monthly Change
< CPI 2017-04
CPI (overall index) [+]1.5%
1.4%
-0.1%
Food and non-alcoholic beverages [+]-0.5%
-1.0%
-0.4%
Alcoholic beverages and tobacco [+]1.3%
1.2%
0.1%
Clothing and footwear [+]2.5%
2.4%
0.1%
Housing, water, electricity, gas and other fuels [+]2.9%
3.4%
-0.2%
Furniture, household equipment and maintenance [+]1.0%
0.7%
0.2%
Health [+]1.1%
1.8%
-0.3%
Transport [+]2.6%
2.5%
-0.1%
Recreation and culture [+]5.9%
5.4%
0.4%
China: CPI annual
 2016  2015 
CPI (overall index) [+]2.1%
1.6%
Food and non-alcoholic beverages [+]2.2%
2.7%
Alcoholic beverages and tobacco [+]1.1%
3.9%
Clothing and footwear [+]2.1%
2.0%
Housing, water, electricity, gas and other fuels [+]4.0%
0.8%
Furniture, household equipment and maintenance [+]0.4%
0.8%
Health [+]0.9%
2.5%
Transport [+]2.3%
-1.3%
Recreation and culture [+]4.6%
1.3%