SA’s CPI increases to 4.5% y/y in May

PUBLISHED: Wed, 19 Jun 2019 10:22:35 GMT


Stats SA Chief Director, Patrick Kelly joins CNBC Africa to discuss the annual CPI for May, which sits at 4.5 per cent. This has increased by 0.3 per cent from 4.4 percent in April. The main contributor to the monthly increase in the CPI was transport, which increased by 1.0 per cent month-on-month mainly due to the pressure of the fuel price.

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