Ghana: Inflation rises in September
October 12, 2016
In September, consumer prices increased 0.17% from the previous month, which contrasted August’s 0.61% drop. September’s print was mainly driven by higher prices for communications.
Inflation edged up from August’s 16.9% to 17.2% in September, taking it further above the Central Bank’s target of 8.0%. Annual average inflation stabilized at August’s 18.0%.
Author: Andrea Vetrugno, Economist