Consumer price index (CPI) increased by 2.08% in October 2017
A rise in general index was realized in CPI (2003=100) on the previous month by 2.08%, on December of the previous year by 9.52%, on same month of the previous year by 11.90% and on the twelve months moving averages basis by 10.37% in October 2017.
The highest monthly increase was 11.51% in clothing and footwear
In October 2017, the indices rose for furnishing and household equipment 2.96%, for transportation 2.61%, for food and non-alcoholic beverages 1.97% and for housing 0.94%.
The highest monthly decrease was 1.75% in recreation and culture
In October 2017, the other group that indicated a decrease was communication by 0.01% amongst the main groups.
The highest annual increase was 16.79% in transportation
Food and non-alcoholic beverages with 12.74%, miscellaneous goods and services with 12.63%, health with 12.21% and furnishing and household equipment with 11.65% were the other main groups where high annual increases realized.
The highest monthly increase was 2.77% in TR22 (Balıkesir, Çanakkale)
The highest increases in CPI were recorded in TR52 (Konya, Karaman) region with 10.68% compared with the December of the previous year, TRC1 (Gaziantep, Adıyaman, Kilis) region with 13.32% compared with the same month of the previous year and in TR81 (Zonguldak, Karabük, Bartın) region with 11.99% on the twelve months moving averages basis.
In October 2017 within average prices of 414 items in the index, average prices of 51 items remained unchanged while average prices of 298 items increased and average prices of 65 items decreased.
Consumer price index, October 2017
The next release on this subject will be on December 04, 2017.