India's CPI Eases In January 13-Feb-2014


The Central Statistics Office (CSO), Ministry of Statistics and Programme Implementation released Provisional annual inflation rate based on all India general CPI (Combined) for January 2014 on point to point basis (January 2014 over January 2013) is 8.79% as compared to 9.87% (final) for the previous month of December 2013. The corresponding provisional inflation rates for rural and urban areas for January 2014 are 9.43% and 8.09% respectively. Inflation rates (final) for rural and urban areas for December 2013 are 10.49% and 9.11% respectively.