In October 2020, the Consumer Price Index (CPI) went up by 0.5% year-on-year, with an increase of 0.5% in urban and 0.4% in rural.
The food prices went up by 2.2 and the non-food prices unchanged. The prices of consumer goods went up by 0.6%, and that of services rose by 0.3%. From January to October, on average, the overall consumer prices were up by 3% from the same period of the previous year.
In October, national consumer prices rose by 0.3% month-on-month. Among them, the prices in urban and rural went up by 0.3% and 0.5%. The prices of foodstuff decreased by 1.8 percent while that of non-foodstuff increased by 0.1 percent; that of consumer goods fell by 0.6 percent, while that of services rose by 0.1 percent.