Release of CPI and rates of inflation for June 2017

Kenya National Bureau of Statistics hereby releases Consumer Price Indices (CPI) and rates of inflation for June, 2017. 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 decreased by 1.2 per cent from 187.64 in May to 185.39 in June 2017. The overall year on year inflation was 9.21 per cent in June 2017.