CPI and Inflation Rates for April 2016

cpi042016Kenya National Bureau of Statistics hereby releases Consumer Price Indices (CPI) and inflation rates for April, 2016. 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 Nairobi and 13 other urban centers.

The CPI increased by 0.69 per cent from 165.92 in March 2016 to 167.07 in April 2016. The overall inflation rate in April 2016 stood at 5.27 per cent. Increases in prices of some food items. However, in totality food inflation stood at 6.84 per cent, which is the lowest, recorded in the recent past. Download CPI and Inflation Rates for April 2016..