Inflation drops in November | Sunday Observer

Inflation drops in November

27 December, 2020

Inflation as measured by the year-on-year (Y-o-Y) change in the National Consumer Price Index (NCPI, 2013=100) decreased to 5.2 percent in November from 5.5 percent in October 2020.

This was due to the statistical effect of the high base prevailed in November 2019. Meanwhile, food inflation (Y-o-Y) decreased to 9.4 percent in November 2020 from 10.6 percent in October 2020, whereas non-food inflation (Y-o-Y) increased to 1.7 percent in November 2020 from 1.5 percent in October 2020.?