Slovenia: Inflation moderates in February
February 28, 2020
Consumer prices rose 0.7% over the previous month in February, contrasting their 0.9% fall in January. The upturn reflected higher prices for household equipment and health, as well as a softer decline in prices for clothing.
Conversely, inflation eased to 2.0% from 2.1% in January, while harmonized inflation decelerated to 2.0% from 2.3% in the previous month. Lastly, annual average inflation edged up to 1.8% in February (January: 1.7%).
Author: Nicolás J. Aguilar, Economist