April 12, 2021 10:18 am
The April 5-8 poll of more than 50 economists showed retail inflation rose to 5.40% in March from a year earlier as opposed to 5.03% in February. Forecasts ranged from 4.60% to 6.11%.
April 01, 2021 12:44 am
As a result of inflation targetting mandate, the RBI has been able to keep consumer price index averaging 3.9 per cent during October 2016-March 2020.
September 14, 2020 9:04 pm
India CPI Inflation Rate August 2020: The retail inflation measured by the Consumer Price Index (CPI) rose by 6.69 per cent in the month of August.
August 13, 2020 6:50 pm
India CPI Inflation Rate July 2020: The retail inflation measured by the Consumer Price Index (CPI) climbed 6.93 per cent in the month of July.
July 14, 2020 12:51 am
The government had not released the headline retail inflation data in April and May.
April 09, 2020 12:56 am
Statistical officers have used simulation and imputation to compute the March inflation rate based on Consumer Price Index (Combined).
March 13, 2020 1:09 am
Retail inflation eased to a three-month low of 6.58 per cent in February with the food inflation moderating to 10.81 per cent from 13.63 per cent a month ago, data released by National Statistical Office (NSO) on Thursday showed.
July 12, 2019 7:26 pm
The increase in retail inflation is mainly due to the rise in food prices, according to official data.
June 12, 2019 6:27 pm
As per the data, inflation in the food basket rose to 1.83 per cent in May, higher than 1.1 per cent in April.
December 14, 2018 3:00 am
Economists also expressed concern over lower prices realised by farmers for their produce than the minimum support prices, which are at least 50 per cent more than the production cost under new policy.