The Consumer Prices Index (CPI) fell to 2.6 per cent in June, year-on-year, down from the 2.9 per cent rise in the previous month. This was below the consensus view with City analysts expecting inflation to remain at last month’s rate.The Consumer Prices Index including owner occupiers’ housing costs (CPIH, not a National Statistic) was 2.6 per cent in June 2017 compared with the same month a year ago, down from the 2.7 per cent rise in May. This is the first time the CPIH inflation rate has fallen since April 2016.Prices in all broad categories were higher in June 2017 than a year ago. Food and Non-Alcoholic Beverages, Furniture and Household Goods, and Restaurants and Hotels showed their highest 12-month rate since 2013 or earlier.
UK Retail Inflation Report
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UK Retail Inflation - July 2017
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The UK Retail Inflation report includes:
|Summary and economic overview|
|Consumer inflation by category|
|Prices, costs and margins|
|Comparison of inflation benchmarks|
|Producer and Factory Gate inflation|
|Summary of external retail sales sources including Office for National Statistics, British Retail Consortium, commodity prices, commodity benchmarks, exchange rates and more|