ADVERTISEMENT

Estonia Inflation Slows in September

Figures

Photo by noppawan09/Shutterstock.com

Estonia's consumer price inflation eased in September, influenced by higher costs for housing and food, preliminary figures from Statistics Estonia (SE) showed on Friday.

Consumer prices increased 23.7% yearly in September, after a 24.8% rise in August. Gas was 255.2% more expensive and solid fuel prices rose 118.3%.

Electricity costs for homes advanced 105.5% and heat energy prices surged 62.9%. Housing costs rose 64.8%.

Transport costs gained by 24.5% and prices in food and non-alcoholic beverages increased by 24.4%.

Prices for hotels, cafes, and restaurants increased by 17% and those for household goods grew by 15.5%.

The cost of goods increased 19.9% yearly in September and that of services grew 31.0%.

On a monthly basis, consumer prices rose 0.3% in September, after a 2.3% increase in the prior month. 

25% of Banks Sense Pick-up in Credit Demand Banking

25% of Banks Sense Pick-up in Credit Demand

EC Advances Infringement Procedure Over Hungary's Sovereignt... EU

EC Advances Infringement Procedure Over Hungary's Sovereignt...

New RTL HQ Gets Class “A” Energy Certificate Following Renov... Sustainability

New RTL HQ Gets Class “A” Energy Certificate Following Renov...

White Raven Skybar, Laurent-Perrier Champagnes Enter Special... Drinks

White Raven Skybar, Laurent-Perrier Champagnes Enter Special...

SUPPORT THE BUDAPEST BUSINESS JOURNAL

Producing journalism that is worthy of the name is a costly business. For 27 years, the publishers, editors and reporters of the Budapest Business Journal have striven to bring you business news that works, information that you can trust, that is factual, accurate and presented without fear or favor.
Newspaper organizations across the globe have struggled to find a business model that allows them to continue to excel, without compromising their ability to perform. Most recently, some have experimented with the idea of involving their most important stakeholders, their readers.
We would like to offer that same opportunity to our readers. We would like to invite you to help us deliver the quality business journalism you require. Hit our Support the BBJ button and you can choose the how much and how often you send us your contributions.