MIL OSI – Source: Destatis Statistisches Bundesamt – In English –
Headline: Consumer prices in October 2016: expected rise of 0.8% on October 2015
WIESBADEN – The inflation rate in Germany as measured by the consumer price index is expected to be +0.8% in October 2016. Based on the results available so far, the Federal Statistical Office (Destatis) also reports that the consumer prices are expected to increase by 0.2% on September 2016.Year-on-year change in the consumer price indexregarding selected product groupsOverall index / subindexWeightJuly2016August2016September2016October2016 1in per millin percent 1 Provisional figure. 2 Household energy and motor fuels. 3 Net rents exclusive of heating expenses.Overall index10000.40.40.70.8Goods479.77–0.7–0.6–0.10.4including:Energy 2106.56–7.0–5.9–3.6–1.4Food90.5184.108.40.206.0Services5220.127.116.11.31.3including:Rents 3209.918.104.22.168.4The harmonised index of consumer prices for Germany calculated for European purposes is expected to be up 0.7% year on year. Compared with September 2016, it is expected to be up by 0.2%.
The final results for October 2016 will be released on 11 November 2016.
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