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11/11/2020 | Press release | Distributed by Public on 11/11/2020 05:14

Taxa de variação homóloga do IPC situou-se em -0,1%

Summary

The Consumer Price Index (CPI) annual rate was -0.1% in October 2020 (the same value as in September). The annual core inflation rate, which excludes energy and unprocessed food products, was also -0.1% (-0.2% in the previous month).
The CPI monthly rate was 0.1% (1.0% in the previous month and nil in October 2019), while the CPI 12-month average rate was 0.1% (the same value as in the previous month).
In October 2020, the Portuguese Harmonised Index of Consumer Prices (HICP) annual rate was -0.6% (-0.8% in the previous month). This rate is 0.3 percentage points (p.p.) below the figure estimated by Eurostat for the Euro area (in September this difference was 0.5 p.p.).

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