Czech inflation rises further in December
The Czech consumer price inflation increased further in December, data from the Prague-based Czech Statistical Office (CZSO) showed on Wednesday.
The consumer price inflation rose to 6.6% in December from 6.0% in November. Prices of goods in total and services climbed 5.8% and 7.8%, respectively.
On a monthly basis, consumer prices gained 0.4% in December.
The latest growth was mainly from higher prices for food and non-alcoholic beverages. In 2021, average inflation was 3.8%, which was the highest rate since 2008.
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