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N. Macedonia's annual inflation speeds up to 16% in July

N. Macedonia's annual inflation speeds up to 16% in July Photo: Slovenia's SURS

SKOPJE (N. Macedonia), August 8 (SeeNews) - North Macedonia's average annual consumer price inflation accelerated to 16% in July from 14.5% in June, the country's statistical office said on Monday.

On a monthly comparison basis, consumer prices in North Macedonia rose 1.9% in July, after picking up 2.8% in June, Makstat said in a statement.

Percentage changes in North Macedonia's consumer prices by product groups in July:

  y/y m/m
Food and non-alcoholic beverages 23.6 1.3
Alcoholic beverages and tobacco 7.8 0.2
Clothing and footwear 2.0 0.2
Housing, water, electricity, gas and other fuels 15.8 5.9
Furnishings, household equipment and routine household maintenance 8.5 0.9
Health 3.6 -0.3
Transport 24.0 2.8
Communication 0.4 0.0
Recreation and culture 7.6 2.8
ducation 0.2 0.2
Restaurants and hotels 15.8 16.2
Miscellaneous goods and service 9.2 0.5

Source: Makstat

 
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