[ALERT] CPI rises year on year from 4.6% to 4.8%

StatsSA also announced that on average prices increased by 0.1% between July 2017 and August 2017.

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PRETORIA - StatsSA has announced that the headline CPI for all urban areas annual inflation rate in August 2017 was 4.8%.

This rate was 0.2 of a percentage point higher than the corresponding annual rate of 4.6% in July 2017.

On average, prices increased by 0.1% between July 2017 and August 2017.