Slovakia: Inflation stalls in September
October 16, 2015
In September, consumer prices fell 0.3% over the previous month. The print came in below the 0.2% drop tallied in August and hit a nine-month low. September’s reading mainly reflected lower prices for transport as well as for housing, water, electricity, gas and other fuels.
Inflation in September inched down from 0.1% in August to zero, which was a six-month low. Meanwhile, the harmonized index of consumer prices fell 0.2% in monthly terms in September (August: -0.2% month-on-month). Annual harmonized consumer prices fell 0.5% in September, which was below August’s 0.2% drop.