CPI and Inflation Rates for January 2014

cpi0114Kenya National Bureau of Statistics hereby releases Consumer Price Indices (CPI) and rates of inflation for January 2014. These numbers have been generated using data collected during the second and third weeks of the month under review.  The  prices  were  obtained  from  selected  retail  outlets  in  25  data collection zones located in 13 urban centers. The CPI increased by 1.08 per cent from 143.85 in December 2013 to 145.40 in January 2014. The overall inflation rate stood at 7.21 per cent in January 2014