After deflation of 0.2% in August, inflation was recorded at 1.2% in September this year, while in September last year, inflation was 0.5%.
In addition, the State Statistics Service last month recorded underlying inflation at 1.3% after zero underlying inflation in August 2021. In September last year, underlying inflation was 1.1%.
As we reported earlier, in August 2021, the inflation rate in Ukraine in the annual measurement remained on the level of 10.2 percent. The State Statistics Committee of Ukraine reported that on September 9.
After the 0.1 percent-rate inflation in July, the 0.2-percent rate was observed in August. This meets the rate of price development in August 2020. The basic inflation in August 2021 was 0% after the 0.1% deflation in July. In August 2020, the basic inflation rate was 0.1 percent.
On the whole, over eight months of 2021, the inflation level in this country made 6.2 percent. The basic inflation rate made 4.2 percent.