CPI and inflation rates for August 2016


Kenya National Bureau of Statistics hereby releases Consumer Price Indices (CPI) and rates of inflation for August, 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 which are located in Nairobi and in 13 other urban centers. The CPI increased by 0.08 per cent from 170.84 in July 2016 to 170.97 in August 2016. The overall inflation rate stood at 6.26 per cent in August 2016. Download CPI and inflation rates for August 2016