POST Online Media Lite Edition


Indonesia: Inflation lowest since May 2000

Christian Fernsby |
Consumer prices dipped a seasonally-adjusted 0.16% from the previous month in June, swinging from the 0.32% increase recorded in May.

Article continues below

Topics: INDONESIA   

June's reading marked the first decrease in prices in nine months.

Inflation came in at 1.3% in June, down from May’s 1.7%. June's reading came amid renewed lockdown measures and marking the lowest inflation rate since May 2000.

Annual average inflation remained stable at May’s 1.5% in June, while core inflation rose to 1.5% in June, from the previous month's 1.4%.

What to read next

Indonesia posts 0.27 percent inflation in November
Indonesia suddenly cuts key rate to 4.25%
Mexico: Inflation moderates for second consecutive month in February