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Consumer Price Index for all Income Households in Bicol Region: June 2018

PRICE SITUATION: YEAR-ON-YEAR
 
The Bicol Region’s inflation rate in June 2018 went up to 6.9 percent. Compared to
the 0.9 percent inflation rate in the same period last year, the June 2018 rate was higher by
6.0 percentage points.
The increase was attributed to the Inflation Rate by the Food and Non-Alcoholic
Beverages (from 9.1 percent to 9.6 percent), Alcoholic Beverages and Tobacco (from 16.6
percent to 16.9 percent), Housing, Water, Electricity, Gas and Other Fuels (from 2.4 percent

Consumer Price Index for all Income Households in Bicol Region: May 2018

PRICE SITUATION: YEAR-ON-YEAR
 
The Bicol Region’s inflation rate in May 2018 went up to 6.4 percent. Compared to
the 1.2 percent inflation rate in the same period last year, the May 2018 rate was higher by
5.2 percentage points.
The increase was attributed to the Inflation Rate by the Food and Non-Alcoholic
Beverages (from 7.7 percent to 9.1 percent), Alcoholic Beverages and Tobacco (from 15.9
percent to 16.6 percent), Clothing and Footwear (from 3.4 percent to 3.8 percent), Housing,

Consumer Price Index for all Income Households in Bicol Region: April 2018

SITUATION: YEAR-ON-YEAR
 
The Bicol Region’s inflation rate in April 2018 went up to 5.5 percent. Compared to
the 1.9 percent inflation rate in the same period last year, the April 2018 rate was higher by
3.6 percentage points.
The increase was attributed to the Inflation Rate by the Alcoholic Beverages and
Tobacco (from 14.0 percent to 15.9 percent), Food and Non-Alcoholic Beverages (from 7.1
percent to 7.7 percent), Clothing and Footwear (from 3.2 percent to 3.4 percent), Health

Consumer Price Index for all Income Households in Bicol Region: March 2018

PRICE SITUATION: YEAR-ON-YEAR
 
The Bicol Region’s inflation rate in March 2018 went up to 6.4 percent. Compared to
the 4.4 percent inflation rate in the same period last year, the March 2018 rate was higher
by 2.0 percentage points.
The increase was attributed to the Inflation Rate by the Food and Non-Alcoholic
Beverages (from 6.0 percent to 6.6 percent), Alcoholic Beverages and Tobacco (from 30.1
percent to 30.4 percent), Clothing and Footwear (from 5.1 percent to 5.6 percent),

Consumer Price Index for all Income Households in Bicol Region: January 2018

PRICE SITUATION: YEAR-ON-YEAR
 
The Bicol Region’s inflation rate in January 2018 went up to 5.4 percent. Compared
to the 3.1 percent inflation rate in the same period last year, the January 2018 rate was
higher by 2.3 percentage points.
The upsurge was ascribed to the Inflation Rate by the Alcoholic Beverages and
Tobacco (from 6.2 percent to 23.6 percent). Likewise, the increase was also noted in almost
all of the Commodity/Service group; Food and Non-Alcoholic Beverages (from 5.0 percent

Consumer Price Index for all Income Households in Bicol Region: December 2017

PRICE SITUATION: YEAR-ON-YEAR
 
The Bicol Region’s inflation rate in December 2017 went down to 4.0 percent. Compared to the 3.2 percent inflation rate in the same period last year, the December 2017 rate was higher by 0.8 percentage points.
The decrement was mainly attributed to the Inflation Rate by the Food and Non-Alcoholic Beverages group (from 5.8 percent to 5.0 percent).

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