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Wednesday, 01 March 2017 - 11:39
Sri Lanka's inflation increased to 6.8% in February
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Sri Lanka's inflation, as measured by the change in the Colombo Consumers' Price Index, increased to 6.8 percent in February 2017 from 5.5 percent in January.

The Department of Census and Statistics reported that the CCPI for all items for the month of February marginally increased by 0.5 percent to 116.7 from 116.1 recorded in January 2017.

The increase in the index point was due to the increases of food items by 0.36 percent and non-food items by 0.10 percent.

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