Panama: Inflation was at 2008 8.7%

The rate was double the one for 2007 (4.2%), the Office of the Comptroller General of the Republic report.

Thursday, January 15, 2009

Prensa.com reports: "We have lived a historic year for inflation, which was at 10% in September and that is something that we Panamanians are not used to. But thanks to the fall in oil prices, in November and December we had to month of consecutive deflation and that allowed for the index to close at 8.7%," explained Ernesto Bazan."

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Panama : Inflation Annualized Grows 3.9% in October

November 2013

The Consumer Price Index (CPI) in October compared to September 2013 showed an increase of 0.1 %.

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

Comments on the Consumer Price Index National Urban in October 2013:

The Consumer Price Index (CPI) in October, compared to September 2013, showed an increase of 0.1 % in national urban and 0.2 % for the districts of Panama and San Miguelito, while for Other Urban Areas there was a decrease of 0.1%. Compared to October 2012, there was an increase of 3.9 % for National Urban, and for the districts of Panama and San Miguelito and the Other Urban Areas. So far this year, National Urban CPI shows a cumulative variation of 3.4 %.

Panama: Inflation Up 3.9 % in September

October 2013

The Consumer Price Index (CPI) in September compared to August of 2013 showed an increase of 0.1 % .

From a report released by the National Institute of Statistics and Census:

Comments on the Consumer Price Index September 2013 National Urban:

The Consumer Price Index (CPI) in September 2013 , compared to the previous month, registered an increase of 0.1 % , both in the National Urban are, and for the districts of Panama and San Miguelito, while for the rest Urban areas, it was 0.2 %. Compared to September 2012, there was an increase of 3.9 % for the National Urban area and for the districts of Panama and San Miguelito 3.8 %, and 4.3 % in the Other Urban. So far this year, the National Urban CPI reflects a cumulative variation of 3.3%.

Panama: Inflation at 3.7%

May 2009

In April, the Consumer Price Index grew by 0.4% when compared to March and 3.7% higher than the same month in 2008.

According to the Comptroller General, whose statements Marianela Palacios reported in her article in Prensa.com: "The annualized variation is identical to what was recorded in March 2009.

Honduras closes 2008 with 10.8% inflation

January 2009

As of December 2008, the Consumer Price Index grew 0.1%, according to data published by the Central Bank of Honduras.

The latribuna.hn reports that "for the fourth consecutive month, there has been a decrease in the price index for the "Transport" item, which for this month was at 3.9% as a result of the reduction in the price of regular, super gasoline and diesel, respectively.

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