Turkey's inflation rate rises to double digits in April

Consumer and producer prices in Turkey increased in April 2010, country's statistics authority said Monday.

Turkey's inflation rate rises to double digits in April

Turkey's annual inflation was 10.19 percent in consumer prices and 10.42 percent in producer prices as of April, country's statistics authority, said Monday.

Turkey's statistical board, TurkStat, said that the annual inflation rose 6.13 percent in consumer prices while it fell 0.35 percent in producer prices in April 2009.

Accordingly, the annual inflation increased 4.06 percent in consumer prices and 10.77 percent in producer prices in April 2010 when compared with figures in April 2010.

The monthly inflation rose 0.6 percent in consumer prices. It was below the market expectations. Earlier, the Central Bank estimated the monthly inflation in consumer prices as 0.7 percent.

In April, consumer prices rose 0.6 percent, and producer prices increased 2.35 percent. In the same period last year, increase was 0.02 percent in consumer prices and 0.65 percent in producer prices. The monthly inflation increased 0.58 percent in consumer prices and 1.7 percent in producer prices when compared figures in April 2009 and April 2010.

The monthly and annual inflation figures in consumer prices and producer prices since 2005 are as follows:

    MONTHLY INFLATION
     -----------------
     . CPI PPI
     . ----------------------------------- ----------------------------------
     Months 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
     ------ ----- ----- ----- ---- ---- ---- ---- ----- ---- ---- ----- -----
     Jan -0.41 1.96 -0.05 0.42 0.23 0.58 0.55 0.75 1.00 0.80 0.29 1.85
     Feb 0.11 0.26 0.95 2.56 1.17 1.66 0.02 0.22 0.43 1.29 -0.34 1.45
     Mar 1.26 0.25 0.97 3.17 0.29 1.94 0.26 0.27 0.92 0.96 1.10 0.58
     Apr 1.21 1.94 0.80 4.50 0.65 2.35 0.71 1.34 1.21 1.68 0.02 0.60
     May 0.20 2.77 0.39 2.12 -0.05 0.92 1.88 0.50 1.49 0.64
     Jun -0.48 4.02 -0.11 0.32 0.94 0.10 0.34 -0.24 -0.36 0.11
     Jul -0.74 0.86 0.06 1.25 -0.71 -0.57 0.85 -0.73 0.58 0.25
     Aug 1.04 -0.75 0.85 -2.34 0.42 0.85 -0.44 0.02 -0.24 -0.30
     Sep 0.78 -0.23 1.02 -0.90 0.62 1.02 1.29 1.03 0.45 0.39
     Oct 0.68 0.45 -0.13 0.57 0.28 1.79 1.27 1.81 2.60 2.41
     Nov -0.95 -0.29 0.89 -0.03 1.29 1.40 1.29 1.95 0.83 1.27
     Dec -0.04 -0.12 0.15 -3.54 0.66 0.42 0.23 0.22 -0.41 0.53
    
     ANNUAL INFLATION
     ----------------
     . CPI PPI
     . ----------------------------------- ---------------------------------
     Months 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
     ------ ----- ----- ----- ----- ----- ----- ---- ----- ----- ----- ---- -----
     Jan 10.70 5.11 9.37 6.44 7.90 6.30 9.23 7.93 9.93 8.17 9.50 8.19
     Feb 10.58 5.26 10.13 8.15 6.43 6.82 8.69 8.15 10.16 9.10 7.73 10.13
     Mar 11.33 4.21 10.92 10.50 3.46 8.58 7.94 8.16 10.86 9.15 7.89 9.56
     Apr 10.17 4.96 9.68 14.56 -0.35 10.42 8.18 8.83 10.72 9.66 6.13 10.19
     May 5.59 7.66 7.14 16.53 -2.46 8.70 9.86 9.23 10.74 5.24
     June 4.25 12.52 2.89 17.03 -1.86 8.95 10.12 8.60 10.61 5.73
     Jul 4.26 14.34 2.08 18.41 -3.75 7.82 11.69 6.90 12.06 5.39
     Aug 4.32 12.32 3.72 14.67 -1.04 7.91 10.26 7.39 11.77 5.33
     Sep 4.38 10.55 5.02 12.49 0.47 7.99 11.19 7.12 11.13 5.27
     Oct 2.57 10.94 4.41 13.29 0.19 7.52 9.98 7.70 11.99 5.08
     Nov 1.60 11.67 5.65 12.25 1.51 7.61 9.86 8.40 10.76 5.53
     Dec 2.66 11.58 5.94 8.11 5.93 7.72 9.65 8.39 10.06 6.53
    
     CPI: consumer prices index
     PPI: producer prices index
 

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