Poland: Inflation climbs in September
September 29, 2017
According to a preliminary estimate released by the Central Statistical Office (GUS) on 29 September, consumer prices increased 0.4% in September from a month earlier, contrasting August’s 0.1% decline.
Inflation climbed to 2.2% in September, accelerating from August’s 1.8% and closing in on the midpoint of the Central Bank’s target range of 2.5% plus/minus 1.0 percentage point. Meanwhile, annual average inflation rose to 1.5% in September from 1.3% a month earlier and was the highest print in four years.
A more comprehensive dataset will be published by GUS on 12 October.
Author: Christopher Thomas, Economist