Denmark: Inflation unchanged in March
April 10, 2017
Consumer prices rose 0.1% in March compared to the prior month, down from February’s 0.8% increase. According to Statistics Denmark (DST), the result was driven by lower prices for food and non-alcoholic beverages, which were offset by higher prices for clothing and footwear.
Inflation came in at 1.0% in March, mirroring February’s figure and marking the highest rate since January 2014. The Harmonized Index of Consumer Prices (HICP) climbed 0.9% in March from the same month of the previous year. (February: +0.9 year-on-year).