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National Consumer Price Index by Expenditure Deciles in the Month of Shahrivar of the year 1399

National Consumer Price Index by Expenditure Deciles in the Month of Shahrivar[1] of the year 1399[2]

 

The national inflation rate for the month of Shahrivar of the year 1399 stood at 26.0 percent, fluctuating between 23.4 percent for the first decile (those with the lowest income) and 29.9 percent for the tenth decile (those with the highest income) among the expenditure deciles. The range of the twelve-month inflation changes in the major group of "food, beverages and tobacco" was between 20.8 percent for the tenth decile and 21.9 percent for the second decile. The major group of "non-food items and services” also saw these fluctuations ranging from 25.1 percent for the first decile to 32.3 percent for the tenth decile[3].

Inflationary Gap of Deciles

According to the inflation rates for the expenditure deciles, the decile-inflationary gap in this month stood at 6.5 percent showing a 1.1 percentage point rise compared with the previous month (5.4 percent). The inflationary gap in the major groups of "food, beverages and tobacco” and non-food items and services" increased by 0.5 and 1.8 percentage points in contrast to the previous month, respectively.

 

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[1] . Iranian months and their equivalent in the Gregorian calendar

 

Farvardin (21 March-20April)                                                                            Mehr (23 September-22 October)

Ordibehesht (21 April-21 May)                                                                        Aban (23 October-21 November)

Khordad (22 May-21 June)                                                                              Azar (22 November-21 December)

Tir (22 June-22 July)                                                                                        Dey (22 December-20 January)

Mordad  (23 July-22 August)                                                                          Bahman (21 January-19 February)

Shahrivar (23 August-22 September)                                                             Esfand (20 February-20 March)

[2]- It is the Iranian Year which usually begins on the day of 21 March of the Gregorian calendar. To find the corresponding year of the Gregorian calendar, add 621 or 622 (depending on the time of the year) to a solar Hijri year. For example, the corresponding year of the year 1399 in the Gregorian calendar is (20 March 2020-20 March 2021).

[3] - Figures are rounded up to a decimal place.

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