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Kosovo's annual inflation accelerates to 2.4% in June

Kosovo's annual inflation accelerates to 2.4% in June Photo: Slovenia's SURS

PRISTINA (Kosovo), July 13 (SeeNews) – Kosovo’s harmonised index of consumer prices (HICP) rose by 2.4% year-on-year in June, after adding in 2% in May, the national statistical office said.

On a monthly comparison basis, the HICP was flat in June, after decreasing 0.2% the previous month, the Kosovo Agency of Statistics said in a monthly inflation report on Monday.

Kosovo's June HICP (percentage change):

Food and non-alcoholic beverages -0.6 0.2
Alcoholic beverages and tobacco -0.9 1.9
Clothing and footwear -0.5 -0.8
Rents, water, power, gas, and fuel 3.6 1.0
Furniture, household and maintenance -0.1 0.3
Medical care 0.0 0.4
Transport 0.2 8.9
Communication -0.3 15.8
Recreation and culture 0.6 1.2
Education services 0.0 1.2
Restaurants and hotels 0.1 0.6
Different goods and services 0.0 1.4
Total 0.0 2.4

Source: Kosovo Agency of Statistics