Recreation, Education and Culture Articles make up 13.8%, transport and communication make up 10%, Healthcare and Personal Articles make up 9.6%, Clothing makes up 8.5%, Household Facilities, Articles, and Services makeup 5.6%, and Tobacco, Liquor, and Articles make up the remaining 3.5%. Every five years, the CPI basket is re-evaluated using household polls. According to the National Bureau of Statistics, the revisions reflect changes in spending patterns as well as economic development. In the year 2011 was made the most recent revision.

A higher than expected figure should be seen as positive (bullish) for the CNY while a lower than expected figure should be seen as negative (bearish) for the CNY.

Category:  Inflation Rate
Units:  Percent
Impact: High
Currency: CNY
Latest Release
Previous: 0.3%
Consensus: 0.4%
Actual: 0.3%
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Date: Jul 10, 01:30
Time left: 23 days
Consensus: 0.8%