Date: July 2020
CPI Inflation Rate Monthly % Change PPP
MIMAROPA 125.3 2.9 -0.2 0.80
Marinduque 129.2 7.2 1.4 0.77
Occidental Mindoro 120.9 1.6 -0.5 0.83
Oriental Mindoro 125.3 2.5 -0.8 0.80
Palawan 126.5 2.4 -0.4 0.79
Romblon 123.7 3.3 0.2 0.81

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The headline inflation rate at the regional level slightly slowed down to 2.9 percent in July 2020. In June 2020, the inflation was higher at 3.3 percent. During the same period in the previous year, it was posted at 4.9 percent. The downtrend of inflation in July 2020 was driven by the combined deceleration of selected commodity groups.

The headline inflation rate at the regional level further grew faster at 3.3 percent in June 2020. In May 2020, the inflation was lower at 3.1 percent. During the same period in the previous year, it was posted at 5.2 percent. The uptrend of inflation in June 2020 was driven by the combined acceleration of selected commodity groups.

The headline inflation rate at the regional level slightly grew faster at 3.1 percent in May 2020. In April 2020, the inflation was lower at 3.0 percent. During the same period in the previous year, it was posted at 4.7 percent. The uptrend of inflation in May 2020 was driven by the combined acceleration of selected commodity groups.

The headline inflation rate at the regional level further slowed down at 3.0 percent in April 2020. In March 2020, the inflation was slightly higher at 3.1 percent. During the same period in the previous year, it was posted at 4.5 percent. The downtrend of inflation in April 2020 was driven by the combined deceleration of selected commodity groups.

The headline inflation rate at the regional level slightly eased to 3.1 percent in March 2020. In the previous month, the inflation rate was 3.2 percent and it was posted at 4.7 percent in March 2019. The uptrend of inflation in March 2020 was driven by the combined acceleration of selected commodity groups.

The headline inflation rate at the regional level further retained at 3.2 percent in January 2020, equal to the inflation rate from the previous month. In January 2019, it was posted at 5.6 percent. The retention of inflation in February 2020 was driven by similar behaviors in acceleration and deceleration of selected commodity groups.