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N. Macedonia's inflation accelerates to 2.1% in Oct

N. Macedonia's inflation accelerates to 2.1% in Oct Photo: Slovenia's SURS

SKOPJE (North Macedonia), November 9 (SeeNews) - North Macedonia's average annual consumer price inflation quickened to 2.1% in October from 1.9% in September, the country's statistical office said on Monday.

On a monthly comparison basis, consumer prices in North Macedonia rose 0.1% in October, following a 0.2% drop in September, Makstat said in a statement.

Changes in N. Macedonia's consumer prices by product groups in October (pct):

  y/y m/m
Food and non-alcoholic beverages 3.5 0.2
Alcoholic beverages and tobacco 7.8 3.8
Clothing and footwear -0.1 0.9
Housing, water, electricity, gas and other fuels 4.6 0.2
Furnishings, household equipment and routine household maintenance 0.6 0.3
Health 1.4 0.1
Transport -7.2 -2.8
Communication 0.1 0.0
Recreation and culture -0.4 -1.4
Education 0.5 0.0
Restaurants and hotels 1.8 -0.4
Miscellaneous goods and service 3.1 -0.3

Source: Makstat