Consumer Price Index (CPI) for February 2015

Consumer Price Index (CPI) for February 2015

The headline CPI (for all urban areas) annual inflation rate in February 2015 was 3,9%. This rate was 0,5 of a percentage point lower than the corresponding annual rate of 4,4% in January 2015. On average, prices increased by 0,6% between January 2015 and February 2015.

The provinces with an annual inflation rate lower than or equal to headline inflation were Northern Cape (3,9%), Gauteng (3,8%), Limpopo (3,8%) and KwaZulu-Natal (3,7%). The provinces with an annual inflation rate higher than headline inflation were Eastern Cape (4,0%), Mpumalanga (4,0%), North West (4,1%), Free State (4,2%) and Western Cape (4,5%).

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