official inflation slows in June, accumulates high of more 8,84% in 12 monthsThe figures were disclosed on Friday (8), by IBGE.
Official inflation in the country, measured by the National Index of Consumer Prices Broad (HICP), dropped down 0,43 percentage point in June compared to May, to pass 0,78% for 0,35%. With the downturn, IPCA closed the first half of the year with high cumulative of 4,42%, results below 6,17% recorded in the first six months of last year. The variation June (0,35%) It is the lowest since last August (0,22%).
The data were disclosed today (8), the Brazilian Institute of Geography and Statistics (IBGE).
With the result of June, IPCA - which serves as a parameter to the target plan set by the Central Bank - closed the last twelve months (annualized rate) with high cumulative of 8,84%, result 0,48 percentage point below 9,32% the previous twelve months. In June 2015, the IPCA variation 0,79%.
Seven of the nine groups of products and services surveyed had price slowdown, from May to June. only transport, which closed with deceleration 0,53%, but still less severe drop than in May, and communication (0,04%) They showed better results than May.