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CPI South Korea October of 2022

October of 2022 CPI went up in South Korea

The annual variation rate of the CPI in South Korea in October of 2022 was 5.7%, 1 tenth 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 2022 is 5%

We must highlight the increase of 2.1% in the prices of Housing, water, electricity, gas and other fuels, until its interannual rate reached 7.6%, which is in contrast to the decrease in the prices of Food and non-alcoholic beverages of -1.3%, and an interannual variation of 7.5%.

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

CPI South Korea October 2022
 InterannualAccum. since JanuaryMonthly variation
CPI (overall index) [+]5.7%
5.0%
0.3%
Food and non-alcoholic beverages [+]7.5%
6.4%
-1.3%
Alcoholic beverages and tobacco [+]2.4%
2.7%
0.1%
Clothing and footwear [+]3.4%
2.2%
0.2%
Housing, water, electricity, gas and other fuels [+]7.6%
7.1%
2.1%
Furniture, household equipment and maintenance [+]4.6%
3.5%
0.5%
Health [+]1.5%
1.4%
0.5%
Transport [+]5.4%
5.3%
-0.5%
Communication [+]2.3%
1.1%
0.5%
Recreation and culture [+]3.4%
3.3%
0.1%
Education [+]1.5%
1.4%
0.0%
Restaurants and hotels [+]8.8%
7.3%
0.4%
Miscellaneous goods and services [+]7.8%
7.2%
0.5%
< CPI 2022-09
South Korea: CPI annual
 2021  2020 
CPI (overall index) [+]3.7%
0.6%
Food and non-alcoholic beverages [+]6.3%
5.8%
Alcoholic beverages and tobacco [+]0.5%
-0.1%
Clothing and footwear [+]1.4%
0.4%
Housing, water, electricity, gas and other fuels [+]3.1%
0.1%
Furniture, household equipment and maintenance [+]3.9%
0.2%
Health [+]0.3%
0.7%
Transport [+]10.0%
-3.9%
Communication [+]-1.1%
-0.6%
Recreation and culture [+]0.9%
0.5%
Education [+]1.1%
-1.2%
Restaurants and hotels [+]4.7%
1.1%
Miscellaneous goods and services [+]2.6%
1.9%