Inflation rate rises

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The inflation rate for the month of December has risen to 7.3 per cent from 6.4 per cent  which was recorded in the month of November.

The increase was largely attributed to the increase in food prices which represented 4.4 per cent while non food prices represented 2.9 per cent. Central statistics office director Peter Mukuka said this during the monthly briefing in Lusaka that there was a difference of 0.9 percent between the month of November and December rate.


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