Dominican Republic: Inflation comes in at highest level since May 2021 in April
May 15, 2022
Consumer prices increased 0.96% from the previous month in April, picking up from March's 0.67% rise. Looking at the details of the release, recreation and culture prices rose rebounded in April after dropping in the previous month and , while price pressures for transport easedfood and non-alcoholic beverages picked up.
Inflation came in at 9.6% in April, which was up from March’s 9.1%. April's reading marked the highest inflation rate since May 2021. Meanwhile, the trend was unchanged, with annual average inflation coming in at March's 8.7% in April. Finally, .