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Inflation: International: Key Economic Indicators

Published Monday, August 19, 2019

Inflation: International: Harmonised Index of Comsumer Prices data on international inflation rates.

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UK inflation, as measured by the CPI, was 2.1% in the year to July 2019, up from 2.0% in June. UK inflation was 2.5% in July 2018.

EU inflation was 1.4% in July 2019, down from 1.6% in June. EU inflation was 2.2% in July 2018.

Inflation in the Eurozone was 1.0% in July 2019, down from 1.3% in June. Eurozone inflation was 2.2% in July 2018.

In Germany inflation was 1.1% in July, down from 1.5% in June; in France it was 1.3% in July, down from 1.4% in June.

Romania had the highest inflation rate in the EU in July (4.1%). The lowest inflation rate in the EU was in Portugal (-0.7%).













Commons Briefing papers SN02794

Author: Dominic Webb

Topics: Economic policy, Economic situation, World economy

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