Panama: Inflation for 2008 could reach 10%

The best case scenario would be 8% if oil prices continue to slide, and the worst would be 10%, according to Guillermo Chapman

Friday, September 5, 2008

In any case, this rate of growth in consumer prices would be the highest in the last 27 years, according to files from the Offices of the Comptroller General of the Republic.

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Panama: 3.4% Annual Inflation for January

February 2014

Medicines, educational services and food are the sectors seeing the biggest price increases in January.

The Consumer Price Index January 2014 recorded an increase of 0.2%. In relation to January 2013, an increase of 3.4% was observed.

From a Report by the National Institute of Statistics and Census:

Inflation Up 3.7% in Panama

May 2013

The Consumer Price Index (CPI) for April 2013 compared to the previous month recorded an increase of 0.3%

From information published by the Comptroller General of the Republic of Panama:

The Consumer Price Index (CPI) in April compared to March 2013 recorded an increase of 0.3%, both in the National Urban category, and the Other Urban category, while for the districts of Panama and San Miguelito, it was 0.4%.

Nicaragua Inflation Reached 6.66% in November

December 2011

The monthly variation in November was 1.25% with an accumulated inflation of 6.66%, according to the Central Bank.

The national CPI showed a variation of 1.25 percent in November (1.55% in the same month of 2010), derived from increases of 1.27 percent in the rest of the country and 1.24 percent in Managua.

Guatemala: Inflation Reaches 4.91% in January

February 2011

The CPI had a January cumulative monthly variation of 0.83% and an inter-annual variation of 4.91%.

The Consumer Price Index (CPI) is the statistical tool used to measure inflation in the country's economy, based on prices observed in the referenced month.

Of the 26 products included on the Basic Food Basket, 17 raised their price, six fell and three remained the same, as of January 2011.

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