Kenya National Bureau of Statistics hereby releases monthly Consumer Price Indices (CPI) and rates of inflation, for June, 2019. These numbers were generated from a survey of retail prices that targeted a basket of household consumption goods and services. The exercise was conducted during the second and third weeks of the month, with prices being obtained from selected retail outlets in 25 data collection zones spread across Nairobi and 13 other urban centers.
The CPI decreased by 0.69 per cent from 205.77 in May 2019 to 204.34 in June 2019. The overall inflation stood at 5.70 per cent in June 2019. Consumer Price Indices and Inflation Rates for June 2019