Consumer Price Index

24-sep-2019

Somalia - Consumer Price Index - August 2019

The All Groups CPI was 115.41 in the month of August 2019, compared with 116.36 in the month of July 2019. The monthly change, August 2019 compared to July 2019, was a decrease of -0.81 percent. This is compared to a monthly decrease of -0.55 percent in the previous month of July 2019. The most significant monthly price increases were Tobacco & Narcotics and Transport (+4.24%) and (+2.76) respectively. For transport, it was mainly due to increases in prices for air tickets during Hajj season. Most of the upwards contribution came from prices of Passenger transport by air. (+12.56%) (Chart...
24-sep-2019

Somaliland - Monthly Consumer Price Index - August 2019

The Annual Food Crops Inflation decrease 8.6 percent for the year ending August 2019 compared to 9.2 percent in August 2018. The drivers of changes were Manderine a decrease to 7.8 percent for the year ending August 2019 compared to 10.6 percent registered similar month previous year. Apples inflation registered a decrease minus 10.1 percent for the year ending August 2019 compared to the 7.3 percent recorded to the corresponded similar month previous year .Similarly, Guavas inflation a decrease (20.5) percent for the ending year ending August 2019 compared (15.4) percent to corresponding...
18-mai-2019

Somaliland - Monthly Consumer Price Index - February 2019

This publication provides monthly Consumer Price Indices of Somaliland composite which is based on two main market baskets of Hargeisa urban households and Hargeisa was further sampled into 124 outlets. However, the current Consumer Price Index was constructed the results of the 2012 Somaliland Household budget survey (SHS). During the exercise, markets were incorporated into the Index. Only the household final consumption expenditure data for the Hargeisa domain were analyzed and used to compute the Somaliland CPI weights. The CPI is now classified as an international standard, referring to...
09-mai-2019

Somaliland - Consumer Price Index - December 2018

This publication provides monthly Consumer Price Indices Composite of Somaliland which is based on two main market baskets of Hargeisa urban households. The current Consumer Price Index was constructed the results of the 2012 Somaliland Household budget survey (SHS). During the exercise, Hargeisa was further sampled into 124 outlets. However, the markets were incorporated into the Index. Only the household final consumption expenditure data for the Hargeisa domain were analyzed and used to compute the Somaliland CPI weights. The CPI is now classified as an international standard, referring to...
09-mai-2019

Somalia - Consumer Price Index - January 2019

Executive Summary Over the twelve months to the month of January 2019 (the rate of inflation), the All items CPI increased 3.18 percent (index points). The All items CPI index was 109.62 in the month of January 2019, compared with 111.46 in the month of December 2018. The monthly change, in January 2019 compared to December 2018, was a decrease of -1.39percent (index points). This is compared to a monthly increase of -0.35percent in the previous month of December 2018. The most significant monthly price increases were for the Group Tobacco & Narcotics(+2.65 percent). This was due...
15-Feb-2019

Somaliland - Monthly Consumer Price Index - January 2019

This publication provides monthly Consumer Price Indices of Somaliland composite which is based on two main market baskets of Hargeisa urban households and Hargeisa was further sampled into 124 outlets. However, the current Consumer Price Index was constructed the results of the 2012 Somaliland Household budget survey (SHS). During the exercise, markets were incorporated into the Index. Only the household final consumption expenditure data for the Hargeisa domain were analyzed and used to compute the Somaliland CPI weights. The CPI is now classified as an international standard, referring to...
29-jan-2019

Somalia - Consumer Price Index - December 2018

Executive Summary Over the twelve months to the month of December 2018 (the rate of inflation), the All items CPI increased 3.49 percent (index points). The All items CPI index was 111.46in the month of December 2018, compared with 111.85in the month of November 2018. The monthly change, in December 2018 compared to November 2018, was a decrease of -0.35percent (index points). This is compared to a monthly increase of 0.21percent in the previous month of November 2018. The most significant monthly price increases were for the Group Transport(+7.61 percent). This was mainly due to...
21-nov-2018

Somaliland - CPI Price Index - Oct 2018

This publication provides the monthly Consumer Price Indices for Somaliland (Composite) based on two markets basket of Hargeisa and for the urban households. The current Consumer Price Index was constructed from 2012, using weights derived from the Somaliland National Household Budget Survey (SNHBS) that was conducted from 2012. During the exercise, Hargeisa was further composed into two Markets existing. In addition, the market was incorporated into the Index. The CPI is now classified using international standards, referred to as Classification of Individual Consumption According to...
18-oct-2018

Consumer Price Index - September 2018

Executive Summary The All Groups CPI was 110.36in the month of September 2018, compared with 109.09in the month of August 2018. The monthly change, September 2018 compared to August 2018, was an increase of 1.17percent (1.17index points). This is compared to a monthly decrease of 0.14percent in the previous month of August 2018. The most significant monthly price increases were Housing, Water, Electricity and Gas (+3.29 percent). This was mainly due to increases in prices of electricity (Chart 2). Over the twelve months to the month of September 2018 (inflation rate), the All Groups...
22-mai-2018

Somalia - Consumer Price Index - October 2018

Executive Summary The All Groups CPI was 111.62 in the month of October 2018, compared with 110.36 in the month of September 2018. The monthly change, October 2018 compared to September 2018, was a slight decrease of 1.14 percent (1.14 index points). This is compared to a monthly increase of 1.17 percent in the previous month of September 2018.The most significant monthly price increases were Housing, Water, Electricity and Gas (+2.11 percent). This was mainly due to increases in prices of electricity and water (Chart 2). Over the twelve months to the month of October 2018 (inflation...
18-mar-2013

Somalia - Consumer Price Index - February 2019

Executive Summary The All Groups CPI was 110.75 in the month of February 2019, compared with 109.62 in the month of January 2019. The monthly change, February 2019 compared to January 2019, was an increase of 1.03 percent (1.03 index points). This is compared to a monthly decrease of -1.39 percent in the previous month of January 2019. The most significant monthly price increases were Health group (+15.33percent). This was mainly due to increases in medical services of the out-patient services consultation. Over the twelve months to the month of February 2019 (inflation rate), the...