Inflation in Kazakhstan hits 5.6% since early 2016
Baku, Azerbaijan, Oct. 5
By Elena Kosolapova – Trend:
Inflation rate in Kazakhstan hit 5.6 percent in Jan.- Sept. 2016, Statistics Committee of the Ministry of National Economy of Kazakhstan reported.
Food prices have increased by 4.9 percent, non-food items’ prices have gone up by 6.8 percent, and paid services’ prices have increased by 5.3 percent since early 2016.
Kazakhstan’s inflation rate over the 12 months ended Sept. 2016 amounted to 16.6 percent.
In Sept. 2016, the inflation rate was 0.2 percent.
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