September Quarter 2020
Consumer Price Index – June Quarter 2020
Consumer Price Index – March Quarter 2020
SEPTEMBER QUARTER 2020
The main contributors to the change in September Quarter 2020 are Health Group, Restaurants and Hotels Group and Clothing and Footwear Group.
The All Group CPI increased by 0.6 percent from June Quarter 2020 to September Quarter 2020.
The All Group CPI also shows an annual increase of 5.8 percent from September quarter 2019 to September quarter 2020.
Major Changes are in;
- Health Group (+12.3%)
The major contributor to the rise in Health Group Index in this quarter was mainly due to the increase in Prices for Medical Services (+25.2%).
- Restaurants and Hotels Group (+6.1%)
The major contributor to the rise in Restaurants and Hotels Group index this quarter was due to the increase in the prices of Takeaway Foods (+6.3).
- Clothing and Footwear Group (+2.0%)
The major contributor to the rise in Clothing and Footwear Group Index this quarter was due to the increase in prices of Men’s Wear (+3.4%) and Women and Girls Wear (+2.3%) respectively.
- Alcoholic Beverages, Tobacco and Betel Nut Group (+1.2%)
The major contributor to the rise in Alcoholic Beverages, Tobacco and Betel Nut Group Index this quarter was due to the increase in Price of Betel Nut and Mustard (+1.3%).
- Recreation Group (+1.2%)
The Recreation Group Index also showed an increase of 1.2 percent from June quarter 2020 to September quarter 2020.
Quarterly percentage change in all CPI Towns
|CPI Towns||June to September 2020 % change||September 2019 - September 2020 % change|
|Weighted average of eight CPI towns||0.6||5.8|
Percentage changes in CPI by major expenditure groups from previous quarter.
|All Groups||June - September Qtr 2020 % change||September Qtr 2019 September Qtr 2020 % change|
|Food and Non-Alcoholic Beverages||-0.4||2.0|
|Alcoholic Beverages, Tobacco and Betel-Nut||1.2||17.4|
|Clothing and Footwear||2.0||3.3|
|Restaurants and Hotels||6.1||12.7|
|All groupings excluding Housing||0.7||6.5|
Consumer Price Index
|September Quarter 2022||2.67 MB|
|September Quarter 2022 CPI - Final Tables||149.77 KB|
|June Qtr 2022 CPI Final Tables||144.90 KB|
|March Qtr 2022 CPI Final Tables||1.18 MB|
|December Quarter 2021 CPI Final Tables||1.15 MB|
|September Quarter 2021 CPI Final Tables||1.15 MB|
|June Quarter 2021 CPI - Final Tables||1.15 MB|
|March Quarter 2021 - Final Tables||1.14 MB|
|December Quarter 2020||2.41 MB|
|December Quarter 2020 - Final Tables||1.19 MB|