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'Food and Beverages' Inflation at 22.6%

'Food and Beverages' Inflation at 22.6%'Food and Beverages' Inflation at 22.6%

The average goods and services Consumer Price Index of "food and beverages" in the 12-month period ending Oct. 21, which marks the end of the seventh Iranian month, increased by 22.6% compared with last year’s corresponding period.  
With a coefficient of 26.64%, the CPI of the group, from among 12 groups of the basket of consumer goods and services purchased by households, stood at 298.7 in the month, indicating a 5.7% increase compared with the previous month. 
The index registered a year-on-year increase of 40.4%, the Statistical Center of Iran reported.


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