Gb, inflazione febbraio 3,4% a/a, tasso minimo da novembre 2010

martedì 20 marzo 2012 10:35
 

LONDRA, 20 marzo (Reuters) - The Office for National
Statistics released the following consumer price indices on
Tuesday: 	
     	
                                     FEB       JAN       	
      CPI (HICP)  	
      Mth-on-mth (pct)               0.6      -0.5  	
      Yr-on-yr                       3.4*      3.6 	
       	
      Core CPI (ex- energy, food, 	
      alcohol and tobacco) 	
      Mth-on-mth (pct)               0.6      -0.8  	
      Yr-on-yr                       2.4**     2.6 	
 	
      RPI 	
      Mth-on-mth (pct)               0.8      -0.6  	
      Yr-on-yr                       3.7       3.9 	
     	
      RPIX (RPI ex-mortgages) 	
      Mth-on-mth                     0.8      -0.6 	
      Yr-on-yr                       3.8       4.0        	
       	
      NOTE - Consensus forecasts (in percent): 	
               mth/mth       yr/yr   	
      CPI      0.5           3.3   	
      RPI      0.6           3.5  	
      RPIX     0.7           3.7 	
       	
   COMPONENTS OF CPI (pct): 	
                                  FEB    YR/YR     JAN     YR/YR	
   Food & non-alcoholic bevs      1.2    3.7      -0.4      3.5 	
   Alcoholic bevs & tobacco       0.8    8.3       1.9      6.2 	
   Clothing & footwear            2.9    2.2      -4.9      2.9 
   	
   Housing,water,elec,gas,fuels  -0.3    6.8       0.2      7.4 	
   Furniture, hhold equip, main.  1.5    4.6      -2.2      4.4 
    	
   Health                         0.1    3.5       0.7      3.2 	
   Transport                      0.6    3.7      -0.7      4.0 	
   Communication                  0.6    4.1      -0.3      4.9 	
   Recreation & culture          -0.2   -0.9      UNCH     -0.5 	
   Education                     UNCH    5.1      UNCH      5.1 	
   Restaurants & hotels           0.4    2.9      UNCH      3.1 	
   Misc. goods & services         0.6    2.9      -0.1      2.9 	
   All goods                      0.9    3.4#     -0.6      3.5 	
   All services                   0.2    3.4##    -0.4      3.6 	
   Fuels and lubricants           1.3    5.3       0.5      5.3 	
   RPI housing component         UNCH    1.3       0.1      1.3 	
     	
    * Lowest annual CPI rate since Nov 2010 	
    ** Lowest annual core CPI rate since Nov 2009 	
    # Lowest annual rate of all goods CPI since Nov 2010 	
    ## Lowest annual rate of all services CPI since May 2010
when it was also 3.4 percent  	
                  	
   (Reporting by UK Economics Team in London)