WIESBADEN, 30-Aug-2017 — /EuropaWire/ — The inflation rate in Germany as measured by the consumer price index is expected to be 1.8% in August 2017. Based on the results available so far, the Federal Statistical Office (Destatis) also reports that the consumer prices are expected to increase by 0.1% on July 2017.
|Overall index / subindex||Weight||May
|in per mill||in percent|
|1 Provisional figure.
2 Household energy and motor fuels.
3 Net rents exclusive of heating expenses.
In August 2017, the harmonised index of consumer prices for Germany, which is calculated for European purposes, is expected to increase by 1.8% year on year and by 0.2% on July 2017.
The final results for August 2017 will be released on 13 September 2017.
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SOURCE: Statistisches Bundesamt (Destatis)