Bosnia's Federation annual inflation speeds up in April
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The consumer price index (CPI) of Bosnia's Federation rose by 14.1% year-on-year in April, following an increase of 11% in March, according to data from the Federation's Agency for Statistics (BHAS).
The average consumer prices of food and non-alcoholic beverages rose 21.3%, while cost for housing, water, electricity, gas and other fuels went increased 13.4%.
Prices for transport surged 28.7%.
On a monthly comparison basis, the prices in the Federation grew by 3% in April, after rising at the same pace in March.
The Federation is one of two autonomous entities that form Bosnia and Herzegovina. The other one is the Serb Republic.
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