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Stability in the Consumer Price Index in August – statistics bureau

RAMALLAH, The overall Consumer Price Index (CPI) for Palestine during August slightly increased by 0.03% compared with July, today said the Palestinian Central Bureau of Statistics (PCBS).

The CPI increased by 0.29% in Jerusalem, and by 0.20% in Gaza Strip, while it slightly decreased by 0.08% in the West Bank.

When compared with August 2019, CPI during August 2020 decreased by 2.42%, it said.

The decrease was by 2.67% in the West Bank, by 2.10% in Gaza Strip, and by 0.45% in Jerusalem.

 

Source: Palestinian News & Info Agency