Inflation: Istat rises to 2% in August, top since 2013

ROME, SEPTEMBER 15 – In August, the national consumer price index for the entire community (NIC), gross of tobacco, rose by 0.4% on a monthly basis and by 2.0% on an annual basis ( from + 1.9% of the previous month); the preliminary estimate was + 2.1%. Istat notes this, specifying that inflation reaches a level that has not been recorded since January 2013 (when it was + 2.2%), mainly due to the prices of energy goods which continue to have a very large growth both for the regulated component and the non-regulated component. (HANDLE).

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