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CPI Dominican Republic May of 2018

Dominican Republic: CPI goes up in May of 2018

The annual variation rate of the CPI in Dominican Republic in May of 2018 was 4.5%, 6 tenths higher than the month before.The monthly variation rate of the CPI (Consumer Price Index) has been 0.3%, and thus the accumulated inflation in 2018 is 1.2%

We must highlight the increase of 1.2% in the prices of Housing, water, electricity, gas and other fuels, until its interannual rate reached 5.9%, which is in contrast to the decrease in the prices of Recreation and culture of -0.4%, and an interannual variation of 2.5%.

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

CPI (overall index) Dominican Republic May 2018
 InterannualAccum. since JanuaryMonthly variation
CPI (overall index) [+]4.5%
1.2%
0.3%
Food and non-alcoholic beverages [+]5.0%
0.5%
-0.3%
Alcoholic beverages and tobacco [+]6.5%
2.8%
0.3%
Clothing and footwear [+]-3.4%
-1.3%
0.1%
Housing, water, electricity, gas and other fuels [+]5.9%
0.7%
1.2%
Furniture, household equipment and maintenance [+]1.5%
0.8%
0.2%
Health [+]3.7%
1.8%
0.2%
Transport [+]6.8%
3.3%
0.9%
Communication [+]5.7%
0.0%
0%
Recreation and culture [+]2.5%
1.1%
-0.4%
Education [+]5.2%
0.8%
0.1%
Restaurants and hotels [+]2.3%
1.0%
0.2%
Miscellaneous goods and services [+]3.1%
1.2%
0.3%
< CPI (overall index) 2018-03
Dominican Republic: CPI (overall index) annual
 2017  2016 
Food and non-alcoholic beverages [+]5.5%
-2.4%
Alcoholic beverages and tobacco [+]7.1%
4.4%
Clothing and footwear [+]-4.1%
-3.3%
Housing, water, electricity, gas and other fuels [+]5.9%
5.0%
Furniture, household equipment and maintenance [+]1.0%
0.7%
Health [+]3.4%
3.9%
Transport [+]5.3%
5.4%
Communication [+]6.1%
2.9%
Recreation and culture [+]1.6%
0.5%
Education [+]5.1%
5.1%
Restaurants and hotels [+]2.1%
2.0%
Miscellaneous goods and services [+]3.1%
2.7%
Miscellaneous goods and services [+]3.1%
1.2%