Official Concept and Definition

Headline Inflation (Conceptual Definition)

Definition

measures changes in the cost of living based on movements in the prices of a specified basket of major commodities. It refers to the annual rate of change or the year-on-year change in the Consumer Price Index (CPI).

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https://psa.gov.ph/ISSiP/concepts-and-definitions
Indicators / Statistics Being Generated Prices
PSA Board Resolution PSA Board Resolution No 01, Series of 2017 - 095
https://psa.gov.ph/article/nscb-executive-board-resolution-no-11-approving-and-adopting-official-concepts-and
Statistical Domain Economic Statistics
Statistical Activity Prices

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