Slovenia: Inflation recedes in December
December 28, 2018
Consumer prices decreased 0.6% from the previous month in December, after a 0.1% month-on-month uptick in November. Specifically, 8 out of 12 sub-components registered lower prices, 2 logged higher prices, while growth was flat in the remaining 2 categories from November. Meanwhile, harmonized consumer prices fell 0.6% from the previous month in December, after increasing 0.1% in November.
Inflation fell to 1.4% in December, after November’s 2.0% turnout . Harmonized inflation also declined to 1.4%, down from 2.1% the previous month. Furthermore, the 12-month average harmonized inflation inched down to to 1.9% in December, from 2.0% in November.
Author: Nicolás J. Aguilar, Economist