Kenya National Bureau of Statistics hereby releases Consumer Price Indices (CPI) and inflation rates for May, 2015. 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 0.81 per cent from 158.70 in April 2015 to 159.98 in May 2015. The overall inflation rate stood at 6.87 per cent in May 2015.