Rwanda’s year-on-year inflation at 3.8% in Sept: stats office

PUBLISHED: Tue, 10 Oct 2017 11:35:10 GMT

Rwanda’s year-on-year inflation rose to 3.8 pct in September from 3.2 percent month earlier, the National Bureau of Statistics said on Tuesday.

Month-on-month inflation was 1.1 percent. The rise was mainly due to food and non-alcoholic beverages, housing, water, gas and electricity, the report said.

Reporting by Clement Uwiringiyimana; Writing by Katharine Houreld; Editing by Catherine Evans

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