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#Consumer Price Index

# consumer-price-index - Thursday 14 July, 2022

Cost-of-living crisis: Inflation hits 9.1% to reach highest level in 38 years
# Consumer Price Index
# Consumer Price Index

Cost-of-living crisis: Inflation hits 9.1% to reach highest level in 38 years

Jul 14th 2022, 11:30 AM 27,328 Views 68 Comments

It’s the largest annual increase since 1984.

# consumer-price-index - Thursday 9 June, 2022

Cost-of-living crisis: CSO says inflation is now at a 38-year high
# Inflation
# Inflation

Cost-of-living crisis: CSO says inflation is now at a 38-year high

Jun 9th 2022, 3:30 PM 59,037 Views 45 Comments

It’s the largest annual increase since 1984, with fuel costs again driving the price spikes.

# consumer-price-index - Thursday 12 May, 2022

Despite prices falling at the pump, annual Irish consumer price inflation hit 7% in April — a 22-year high
# Cost Of Living
# Cost Of Living

Despite prices falling at the pump, annual Irish consumer price inflation hit 7% in April — a 22-year high

May 12th 2022, 11:42 AM 10,456 Views 26 Comments

Consumer price inflation has now been rising at an annual pace of 5% or more since October 2022.

# consumer-price-index - Thursday 10 March, 2022

Cost-of-living crisis: Consumer prices up by 5.6%, the largest increase in 21 years
# Inflation
# Inflation

Cost-of-living crisis: Consumer prices up by 5.6%, the largest increase in 21 years

Mar 10th 2022, 11:53 AM 10,092 Views 7 Comments

The last time the CPI was this was was in April 2001.

# consumer-price-index - Thursday 17 February, 2022

Household and transport costs drive 5% annual increase in consumer prices
# Inflation
# Inflation

Household and transport costs drive 5% annual increase in consumer prices

Feb 17th 2022, 12:28 PM 9,194 Views 21 Comments

The price of home heating oil rose 50% in the past year while petrol jumped nearly 30%.

# consumer-price-index - Sunday 30 January, 2022

CSO examining how to show 'disproportionate' impact of soaring inflation on poorer families
# Consumer Price Index
# Consumer Price Index

CSO examining how to show 'disproportionate' impact of soaring inflation on poorer families

Jan 30th 2022, 7:00 AM 15,246 Views 18 Comments

Campaigners have warned that soaring inflation is hitting lower-income households differently.

# consumer-price-index - Wednesday 19 January, 2022

December saw the largest annual increase in Irish consumer prices since 2001
# Inflation
# Inflation

December saw the largest annual increase in Irish consumer prices since 2001

Jan 19th 2022, 11:41 AM 16,524 Views 54 Comments

Rising petrol, diesel and household electricity prices all made large contributions to annual inflation.

# consumer-price-index - Thursday 9 December, 2021

Irish consumer prices rise 5.3% during biggest annual increase in 20 years
# Inflation
# Inflation

Irish consumer prices rise 5.3% during biggest annual increase in 20 years

Updated Dec 9th 2021, 1:49 PM 19,684 Views 49 Comments

Soaring petrol, diesel and energy prices continue to drive inflation, the CSO said.

# consumer-price-index - Thursday 11 November, 2021

Cost of living concerns mount as October sees largest annual jump in consumer prices since 2007
# Inflation
# Inflation

Cost of living concerns mount as October sees largest annual jump in consumer prices since 2007

Nov 11th 2021, 2:49 PM 21,844 Views 47 Comments

Electricity and fuel costs are the main drivers of inflation currently, the Central Statistics Office said.

# consumer-price-index - Wednesday 13 October, 2021

Morning Memo: Who benefits most from the tax changes in Budget 2022?
# Budget 2022
# Budget 2022

Morning Memo: Who benefits most from the tax changes in Budget 2022?

Oct 13th 2021, 11:53 AM 15,766 Views 5 Comments

Inflation and the cost of living are the two spectres that haunt the Government’s plans for the next year.

# consumer-price-index - Thursday 9 September, 2021

August saw the largest annual jump in consumer prices in nearly a decade
# Quite A Jump
# Quite A Jump

August saw the largest annual jump in consumer prices in nearly a decade

Sep 9th 2021, 11:52 AM 15,367 Views 21 Comments

It follows a sharp drop-off in prices last year due to public health restrictions.

# consumer-price-index - Thursday 11 June, 2020

Prices of clothing, footwear and communications fall for two consecutive months
# Inflation
# Inflation

Prices of clothing, footwear and communications fall for two consecutive months

Jun 11th 2020, 2:08 PM 10,119 Views 8 Comments

Consumer prices were 0.5% lower in May than in the same month last year.

# consumer-price-index - Thursday 13 November, 2014

Would rent control actually solve any of our problems?
# Reigning It In
# Reigning It In

Would rent control actually solve any of our problems?

Nov 13th 2014, 3:38 PM 2,103 Views 2 Comments

A report by the Private Rental Tenancies Board last month dismissed it as a course of action – but how has it fared internationally?

# consumer-price-index - Thursday 9 October, 2014

Alcohol is getting more expensive, but shoes are cheaper than they were in 2013
# To Shop Or Not To Shop
# To Shop Or Not To Shop

Alcohol is getting more expensive, but shoes are cheaper than they were in 2013

Oct 9th 2014, 8:24 PM 9,429 Views 27 Comments

Buying tobacco and eating out will also set you back a bit more.

# consumer-price-index - Sunday 3 August, 2014

Is Canada's a-pork-alypse coming to Ireland?
# Rashers
# Rashers

Is Canada's a-pork-alypse coming to Ireland?

Aug 3rd 2014, 7:45 AM 26,106 Views 34 Comments

Calm down, alright? We should be okay.

# consumer-price-index - Thursday 8 May, 2014

Learning, cigarettes and alcohol: they're all getting pricier
# Percentage Pint
# Percentage Pint

Learning, cigarettes and alcohol: they're all getting pricier

May 8th 2014, 12:40 PM 9,357 Views 21 Comments

Don’t fret, you’re going to pay less for clothes and food.

# consumer-price-index - Thursday 10 April, 2014

Drinking has gotten dearer in the last year, but walking or getting the bus home is cheaper
# Drink Up
# Drink Up

Drinking has gotten dearer in the last year, but walking or getting the bus home is cheaper

Apr 10th 2014, 12:26 PM 11,101 Views 54 Comments

Silver linings and all that.

# consumer-price-index - Thursday 20 February, 2014

Another rise in consumer prices. The main drivers? College fees & alcohol
# Up
# Up

Another rise in consumer prices. The main drivers? College fees & alcohol

Feb 20th 2014, 12:24 PM 8,524 Views 14 Comments

The hike in college fees last October translated into a 4.6 per cent rise in education costs over the last 12 months.

# consumer-price-index - Saturday 4 January, 2014

Aaron McKenna: Calls for rent controls are blatantly stupid
# Opinion
# Opinion

Aaron McKenna: Calls for rent controls are blatantly stupid

Jan 4th 2014, 8:00 AM 83 Views 62 Comments

Proposing a simplistic solution to arbitrarily attempt to solve one facet of Ireland’s housing problem is just bad policymaking, writes Aaron McKenna.

# consumer-price-index - Thursday 9 May, 2013

CPI: Price of alcohol, tobacco and education up, cost of shoes down
# Inflation
# Inflation

CPI: Price of alcohol, tobacco and education up, cost of shoes down

May 9th 2013, 1:05 PM 8,275 Views 17 Comments

Consumer prices in April were up by 0.5 per cent when compared to the same month last year.

# consumer-price-index - Thursday 11 April, 2013

Cost of living in Ireland rises 0.4 per cent in March
# Inflation
# Inflation

Cost of living in Ireland rises 0.4 per cent in March

Apr 11th 2013, 2:01 PM 4,986 Views 32 Comments

It’s 0.5 per cent more expensive to live in Ireland now than it was a year ago.

# consumer-price-index - Thursday 21 February, 2013

Consumer prices increase by 1.2 per cent in one year
# Basket Of Goods
# Basket Of Goods

Consumer prices increase by 1.2 per cent in one year

Feb 21st 2013, 2:33 PM 3,332 Views 8 Comments

Alcohol, tobacco and education all increased in price while clothes and household furniture fell.

# consumer-price-index - Monday 11 February, 2013

Food and drink prices down over 6 per cent since 2008 - Retail Ireland
# Food And Drink
# Food And Drink

Food and drink prices down over 6 per cent since 2008 - Retail Ireland

Feb 11th 2013, 8:55 PM 5,876 Views 33 Comments

Retail Ireland made the comments following the publication of a Consumers’ Association of Ireland (CAI) report on Irish food prices – which indicated the typical cost of a basket of groceries had risen 12 per cent in the past two years.

# consumer-price-index - Thursday 13 December, 2012

Cost of living falls by 0.4 per cent in November
# Deflation
# Deflation

Cost of living falls by 0.4 per cent in November

Dec 13th 2012, 11:57 AM 4,629 Views 21 Comments

The latest CSO figures indicate that Ireland has seen deflation for five of the last six months.

# consumer-price-index - Thursday 8 November, 2012

Fall in annual inflation rate in October
# Inflation
# Inflation

Fall in annual inflation rate in October

Nov 8th 2012, 2:08 PM 2,894 Views 10 Comments

Figures from the CSO show prices for transport fell last month while increasing third level costs drove education up.

# consumer-price-index - Thursday 7 June, 2012

Inflation up 1.8 per cent over year to May 2012
# Inflation
# Inflation

Inflation up 1.8 per cent over year to May 2012

Jun 7th 2012, 11:48 AM 1,288 Views 12 Comments

Consumer price index was unchanged between April and May but shows increases in education, transport, food and services over 12 months.

# consumer-price-index - Wednesday 14 March, 2012

Average weekly household expenditure in Ireland is... €810
# Money Money
# Money Money

Average weekly household expenditure in Ireland is... €810

Mar 14th 2012, 2:44 PM 23,018 Views 61 Comments

New figures from the CSO show that households are now spending more of their income on housing than on food.

# consumer-price-index - Thursday 19 January, 2012

Cost of living fell by 0.3 per cent in December
# Deflation
# Deflation

Cost of living fell by 0.3 per cent in December

Jan 19th 2012, 11:30 AM 941 Views 11 Comments

The rate of inflation fell by 0.3 per cent in December, though prices were still up by 2.5 per cent on the previous year.

# consumer-price-index - Tuesday 17 January, 2012

Inflation drops in December across eurozone and UK
# Inflation
# Inflation

Inflation drops in December across eurozone and UK

Jan 17th 2012, 4:37 PM 1,551 Views 4 Comments

The fall in inflation has raised hopes that the European Central Bank may reduce interest rates.

# consumer-price-index - Thursday 10 November, 2011

Inflation rose to 2.8 per cent in October - CSO
# Inflation
# Inflation

Inflation rose to 2.8 per cent in October - CSO

Nov 10th 2011, 11:18 AM 196 Views 0 Comments

The rate is up from 2.6 per cent in September.

# consumer-price-index - Thursday 13 October, 2011

Inflation rose to 2.6 per cent in September
# Inflation
# Inflation

Inflation rose to 2.6 per cent in September

Oct 13th 2011, 12:11 PM 182 Views 3 Comments

The annual rate of inflation rose from 2.2 per cent in August to 2.6 per cent last month, the CSO has said today.

# consumer-price-index - Friday 30 September, 2011

Blow for mortgage holders as Eurozone inflation hits three-year high
# Eurozone
# Eurozone

Blow for mortgage holders as Eurozone inflation hits three-year high

Sep 30th 2011, 12:49 PM 475 Views 9 Comments

The surprising surge in interest makes it less likely that the ECB will cut interest rates – a blow for struggling mortgage holders.

# consumer-price-index - Thursday 8 September, 2011

Cost of living increased by 0.2 per cent in August
# Inflation
# Inflation

Cost of living increased by 0.2 per cent in August

Sep 8th 2011, 11:28 AM 295 Views 0 Comments

The Central Statistics Office says the annual rate of inflation in Ireland stood at 2.2 per cent as of the end of August.

# consumer-price-index - Friday 21 January, 2011

Cost of education soars by over 25 per cent since peak of boom
# Consumer Price Index
# Consumer Price Index

Cost of education soars by over 25 per cent since peak of boom

Jan 21st 2011, 1:01 PM 413 Views 0 Comments

The costs of education and health care have soared since 2006 according to the latest Consumer Price Index;

# consumer-price-index - Friday 10 December, 2010

Consumer prices down slightly in November
# Recessionomics
# Recessionomics

Consumer prices down slightly in November

Dec 10th 2010, 1:51 PM 295 Views 0 Comments

Central Statistics Office finds that only clothes and footwear saw a price hike in the last month.

# consumer-price-index - Thursday 14 October, 2010

Inflation stays on the rise for September
# Inflation
# Inflation

Inflation stays on the rise for September

Oct 14th 2010, 1:23 PM 106 Views 0 Comments

The price of a regular basket of goods was 0.5% higher in September 2010 than it was in September 2009.

# consumer-price-index - Thursday 12 August, 2010

Consumer prices stablise
# Prices
# Prices

Consumer prices stablise

Aug 12th 2010, 11:35 AM 163 Views 0 Comments