Swiss Consumer Price Index in April 2021 Consumer prices increased by 0.2% in April
Average annual inflation of +0.6% in 2021
05.05.2021 - The consumer price index (CPI) increased by 0.2% in April 2021 compared with the previous month, reaching 100.8 points (December 2020 = 100). Inflation was +0.3% compared with the same month of the previous year. These are the results of the Federal Statistical Office (FSO).
The 0.2% increase compared with the previous month can be explained by several factors including rising prices for fruiting vegetables. Clothing also recorded a price increase, as did hotel accommodation. In contrast, prices for heating oil and berries decreased.
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