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Price Peaks in Transportation

The average annual inflation of the transportation sector stood at 51.5% while the year-on-year rate was at a whopping 80.8%
Price Peaks in Transportation Price Peaks in Transportation

The average goods and services Consumer Price Index of transportation increased by 51.5% in the 12-month period ending Sept. 21, which marks the end of the sixth Iranian month, compared with the similar period of the year before.
Transportation marks the highest rise among 12 groups of the basket of consumer goods and services purchased by households.
With a coefficient of 9.41%, the CPI of transportation stood at 323.2 in the month, indicating an 8.4% increase compared with the month before–also the highest among the 12 groups under review.
The index registered a year-on-year increase of 80.8%, again the highest among the 12 aforementioned groups, according to the Statistical Center of Iran.
The overall average goods and services Consumer Price Index in the 12-month period ending Sept. 21 increased by 26% compared with the corresponding period of last year, latest data released by the Statistical Center of Iran show. 
SCI had put the average annual inflation rate for the preceding Iranian month that ended on Aug. 21 at 25.8%. 

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