Inflation up 3.77% in January 2023

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AMMAN — The Consumer Price Index (CPI), a measure of inflation, edged up 3.77 percent in January 2023 to reach 107.62 points, compared with a CPI of 103.71 for the same month of 2022, the Jordan News Agency, Petra, reported.اضافة اعلان

According to a monthly report issued by the Department of Statistics on Sunday, the biggest drivers of the increase were fuels and lighting, contributing 31.82 percent, culture and entertainment at 10.40 percent, dairy products and eggs at 7.88 percent, rent at 5.17 percent, and transportation at 2.39 percent.

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