Breakdown of China's Oct CPI

BEIJING, Nov 9 (Reuters) - Following is a breakdown of China's consumer price index for October,
published by the National Bureau of Statistics on Friday.
(Percent change from a year earlier; base effect and new price rise are in pct points):
Oct Sep Aug Jul Jun May Apr Mar Feb Jan Dec Nov Oct
Overall 2.5 2.5 2.3 2.1 1.9 1.8 1.8 2.1 2.9 1.5 1.8 1.7 1.9
Urban 2.5 2.4 2.3 2.1 1.8 1.8 1.8 2.1 3.0 1.5 1.9 1.8 1.9
Rural 2.6 2.5 2.3 2.0 1.9 1.7 1.7 1.9 2.7 1.5 1.7 1.5 1.7
Food 3.3 3.6 1.7 0.5 0.3 0.1 0.7 2.1 4.4 -0.5 -0.4 -1.1 -0.4
Pork -1.3 -2.4 -4.9 -9.6 -12.8 -16.7 -16.1 -12.0 -7.3 -10.6 -8.3 -9.0 -10.1
Non-food 2.4 2.2 2.5 2.4 2.2 2.2 2.1 2.1 2.5 2.0 2.4 2.5 2.4
Consumer goods 2.8 2.7 2.1 1.8 1.5 1.3 1.3 1.6 2.5 1.0 1.1 0.9 1.1
Services 2.1 2.1 2.6 2.5 2.4 2.5 2.6 2.8 3.6 2.3 3.0 3.1 3.2
By category:
Oct Sep Aug Jul Jun May Apr Mar Feb Jan Dec Nov Oct
1. Food, tobacco
and alcohol 2.9 3.0 1.9 1.0 0.8 0.7 1.1 2.0 3.6 0.2 0.3 -0.2 0.3
2. Clothing 1.4 1.2 1.3 1.2 1.1 1.1 1.1 1.1 1.1 1.4 1.3 1.2 1.2
3. Rent, fuel
& utilities 2.5 2.6 2.5 2.4 2.3 2.2 2.2 2.2 2.2 2.7 2.8 2.8 2.8
4. Household goods
and services 1.5 1.6 1.6 1.6 1.5 1.5 1.5 1.6 1.8 1.5 1.6 1.5 1.5
5. Transport and
communication 3.2 2.8 2.7 3.0 2.4 1.8 1.1 0.3 1.5 0.2 1.2 1.3 0.8
6. Education, culture
and recreation 2.5 2.2 2.6 2.3 1.8 1.9 2.0 2.2 3.7 0.9 2.1 2.0 2.3
7. Healthcare 2.6 2.7 4.3 4.6 5.0 5.1 5.2 5.7 6.0 6.2 6.6 7.0 7.2
8. Other goods
and services 1.3 0.7 1.2 1.2 0.9 1.0 0.9 1.2 1.7 1.2 1.9 1.7 1.8
(Pct change m/m)
Oct Sep Aug Jul Jun May Apr Mar Feb Jan Dec Nov Oct
Overall 0.2 0.7 0.7 0.3 -0.1 -0.2 -0.2 -1.1 1.2 0.6 0.3 0.0 0.1
Urban 0.2 0.7 0.6 0.4 0.0 -0.2 -0.2 -1.1 1.3 0.6 0.3 0.0 0.1
Rural 0.2 0.8 0.8 0.1 -0.1 -0.1 -0.3 -1.2 1.1 0.6 0.4 0.0 0.2
Food -0.3 2.4 2.4 0.1 -0.8 -1.3 -1.9 -4.2 4.4 2.2 1.1 -0.5 0.0
Pork 1.0 3.7 6.5 2.9 1.1 -3.6 -6.6 -8.4 2.0 0.7 1.1 -0.8 -0.1
Non-food 0.3 0.3 0.2 0.3 0.1 0.1 0.2 -0.4 0.5 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.1
(China economics team)


2018-11-09 03:32:12

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