Weekly in­fla­tion dips by 0.12pc

The Financial Daily - - FRONT PAGE -

ISLAMABAD: The Sen­si­tive Price In­di­ca­tor (SPI) for the week ended on Au­gust 28 for the low­est in­come group up to Rs.8,000 reg­is­tered a de­crease of 0.12 per­cent as com­pared to the pre­vi­ous week.

The SPI for the week un­der re­view in the above men­tioned group was recorded at 208.26 points against 208.52 points reg­is­tered in the pre­vi­ous week, ac­cord­ing to data of Pak­istan Bureau of Sta­tis­tics (PBS).

The weekly SPI has been com­puted with base 20072008=100, cov­er­ing 17 ur­ban cen­ters and 53 es­sen­tial items for all in­come groups and com­bined. The SPI for the com­bined

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