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CPI South Africa March of 2019

South Africans CPI increased up to 4.5% year-on-year in March of 2019

The annual variation rate of the CPI in South Africa in March of 2019 was 4.5%, 4 tenths higher than the month before.The monthly variation rate of the CPI (Consumer Price Index) has been 0.8%, and thus the accumulated inflation in 2019 is 1.6%

We must highlight the increase of 6.7% in the prices of Education, until its interannual rate reached 6.7%, which is in contrast to the decrease in the prices of Communication of -0.1%, and an interannual variation of 1.5%.

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

CPI (overall index) South Africa March 2019
 InterannualAccum. since JanuaryMonthly variation
CPI (overall index) [+]4.5%
1.6%
0.8%
Food and non-alcoholic beverages [+]3.2%
1.8%
0.3%
Alcoholic beverages and tobacco [+]6.5%
3.1%
2.5%
Clothing and footwear [+]1.9%
0.7%
0.2%
Housing, water, electricity, gas and other fuels [+]4.7%
0.3%
0.3%
Furniture, household equipment and maintenance [+]3.4%
1.2%
0.7%
Health [+]5.2%
4.1%
1.1%
Transport [+]6.5%
-0.8%
1.9%
Communication [+]1.5%
0%
-0.1%
Recreation and culture [+]1.2%
0.3%
0%
Education [+]6.7%
6.7%
6.7%
Restaurants and hotels [+]4.5%
1.6%
0.4%
Miscellaneous goods and services [+]5.3%
4.7%
0.2%
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South Africa: CPI (overall index) annual
 2018  2017 
CPI (overall index) [+]4.4%
-16.3%
Food and non-alcoholic beverages [+]2.7%
-21.8%
Alcoholic beverages and tobacco [+]5.1%
-19.3%
Clothing and footwear [+]1.7%
-16.1%
Housing, water, electricity, gas and other fuels [+]5.5%
-16.6%
Furniture, household equipment and maintenance [+]3.2%
-10.0%
Health [+]5.1%
-14.8%
Transport [+]6.0%
-8.7%
Communication [+]1.4%
-1.0%
Recreation and culture [+]1.1%
-14.0%
Education [+]6.6%
-21.2%
Restaurants and hotels [+]3.8%
-20.7%
Miscellaneous goods and services [+]5.3%
-18.3%