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Central Statistics Office. (2012) Consumer price index May 2012. Cork: Central Statistics Office.

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Consumer Prices in May, as measured by the CPI, remained unchanged in the month. Prices on average, as measured by the CPI, were 1.8% higher in May compared with May 2011.

The most significant monthly price change was an increase in Alcoholic Beverages & Tobacco (+1.2%). There was a decrease in Transport (-0.6%).

The main factors contributing to the monthly change were as follows: _ Alcoholic Beverages & Tobacco increased mainly due to a recovery in prices for wine sold in off licences and supermarkets following the end of special offers.


Item Type
Report
Publication Type
Irish-related, Report
Drug Type
Alcohol
Date
June 2012
Pages
15 p.
Publisher
Central Statistics Office
Corporate Creators
Central Statistics Office
Place of Publication
Cork
EndNote
Accession Number
HRB (Electronic Only)

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