Slovakia: Inflation stabilizes in August
September 16, 2015
In August, consumer prices fell 0.2% over the previous month, matching the result tallied in July and thereby remaining at the lowest level since February. August’s reading mainly reflected lower prices for food and non-alcoholic beverages, transport, as well as for clothing and footwear.
Inflation in August was unchanged at July’s 0.1%. Meanwhile, the harmonized index of consumer prices fell 0.2% in monthly terms in August (July: -0.3% month-on-month). Annual harmonized consumer prices fell 0.2% in August, which was in line with July’s drop.