Slovenia Annual Inflation Eases in February
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Slovenia's consumer prices grew by 9.3% year-on-year in February, after rising by 10.0% in January, the Ljubljana-based Statistics Bureau of Slovenia (SUSR) said on Tuesday.
Prices for food and non-alcoholic beverages rose by 18.3%, while prices for recreation and culture added 9.6%.
Non-durable goods were more expensive by 12.2% and prices of durable goods advanced 7.7%. In addition, prices for miscellaneous goods and services went up 7% and prices for household furniture grow by 15.5%.
On a monthly comparison basis, consumer prices went up by 0.7% in February, after rising by 0.2% a month earlier. Measured with the harmonized index of consumer prices, or HICP, the annual growth of consumer prices was 9.4% in February.
The monthly HICP price growth showed 0.6%.
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