Swiss Consumer Price Index in March 2018 Consumer prices rose by 0.4% in March
Consumer prices fell by 0.2% in October
Neuchâtel, 5 April 2018 (FSO) - The consumer price index (CPI) rose by 0.4% in March 2018 compared with the previous month, reaching 101.5 points (December 2015=100). In comparison with the same month of the previous year, inflation stood at 0.8%. These figures were compiled by the Federal Statistical Office (FSO).
Various factors contributed to the 0.4% rise compared with the previous month, such as an increase in the price of international package holidays, air transport and hotel accommodation. However, prices fell for medicines and fuel.
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