Weekly and bi-monthly survey on the changes in the prices of commodities consumed and services availed of by an ordinary Filipino household; serves as bases in the computation of consumer price index (CPI) and inflation rate.
Region CPI Inflation Rate Purchasing Power of Peso Month
Bicol Region 154.30 5.10 0.65 June 2017
Bicol Region 153.80 5.10 0.65 May 2017
Bicol Region 153.80 5.40 0.65 April 2017

Consumer Price Index For All Income Households in Bicol Region: June 2017

The Bicol Region’s inflation rate in June 2017 remained at 5.1 percent. Compared to the 1.2 percent inflation rate in the same period last year, the June 2017 rate was higher by 3.9 percentage points.
A number of Commodity/Service Groups also exhibited year on year non-movement of the Inflation Rate and these are: Furnishings, Household Equipment and Routine Maintenance of the House (1.7 percent), Health (1.2 percent), Communication (0.6 percent), Recreation and Culture (0.5 percent), Education (0.5 percent) and Restaurants and Miscellaneous Goods and Services (2.6 percent)