Consumer price index in Palestine down by 0.73% in 2020 compared to 2019 – PCBS

RAMALLAH, The overall Consumer Price Index (CPI) for Palestine during 2020 recorded a decrease by 0.73% compared with 2019, today said the Palestinian Central Bureau of Statistics (PCBS).

The decrease was by 0.90% in the West Bank and by 0.52% in Gaza Strip, while it increased by 0.74% in Jerusalem, it said.

The changes in Palestinian CPI for 2020 were traced back to changes in prices of the following expenditure major and subgroups compared with the previous year.


Source: Palestinian News & Info Agency