Ministry of Statistics & Programme Implementation

Consumer Price Index Numbers on base 2012=100 for Rural, Urban and Combined for the Month of July 2018

Posted On: 13 AUG 2018 5:30PM by PIB Delhi

The Central Statistics Office (CSO), Ministry of Statistics and Programme Implementation has revised the Base Year of the Consumer Price Index (CPI) from 2010=100 to 2012=100 with effect from the release of indices for the month of January 2015.

2.             In this press note, the CPI (Rural, Urban, Combined) on Base 2012=100 is being released for the month of July 2018. In addition to this, Consumer Food Price Index (CFPI) for all India Rural, Urban and Combined are also being released for July 2018. All India Inflation rates (on point to point basis i.e. current month over same month of last year, i.e., July 2018 over July 2017), based on General Indices and CFPIs are given as follows:

All India Inflation rates (%) based on CPI (General) and CFPI

Indices

July 2018 (Prov.)

June 2018 (Final)

July  2017 (Final)

Rural

Urban

Combd.

Rural

Urban

Combd.

Rural

Urban

Combd.

CPI (General)

4.11

4.32

4.17

4.93

4.85

4.92

2.41

2.17

2.36

CFPI

2.18

-0.36

1.37

3.66

1.56

2.91

0.07

-0.99

-0.36

Notes: Prov.  – Provisional, Combd. - Combined

3.         Monthly changes in the General Indices and CFPIs are given below:

Monthly changes (%) in All India CPI (General) and CFPI: July 2018 over June 2018

Indices

Rural

Urban

Combined

Index Value

% Change

Index Value

% Change

Index Value

% Change

Jul. 18

Jun. 18

Jul. 18

Jun. 18

Jul. 18

Jun. 18

CPI (General)

141.8

140.5

0.93

137.5

136.2

0.95

139.8

138.5

0.94

CFPI

140.7

138.6

1.52

139.1

136.8

1.68

140.2

138.0

1.59

Note: Figures of July 2018 are provisional.

4.         Provisional indices for the month of July 2018 and also the final indices for June 2018 are being released with this note for all-India and for State/UTs. All-India provisional General (all-groups), Group and Sub-group level CPI and CFPI numbers for July 2018 for Rural, Urban and Combined are given in Annexure I. The inflation rates of important categories of items are given in Annexure II. State/UT wise provisional General CPI numbers for Rural, Urban and Combined are given in Annexure III. Inflation rates of major States, having population more than 50 lakhs as per population Census 2011, are given in Annexure IV. State/UT–wise Group CPIs are available on the Ministry’s website (www.mospi.gov.in).  

5.             Price data are collected from selected towns by the Field Operations Division of NSSO and from selected villages by the Department of Posts. Price data are received through web portals, maintained by the National Informatics Centre.

Next date of release:  12th September 2018 (Wednesday) for August 2018.                    

 

Annexure I

All India Consumer Price Indices

(Base: 2012=100)

 

Group Code

Sub-group Code

Description

Rural

Urban

Combined

Weights

June 18 Index
(Final)

July 18 Index
(Prov.)

Weights

June 18 Index
(Final)

July 18 Index
(Prov.)

Weights

June 18 Index
(Final)

July 18 Index
(Prov.)

(1)

(2)

(3)

(4)

(5)

(6)

(7)

(8)

(9)

(10)

(11)

(12)

 

1.1.01

Cereals and products

12.35

137.6

138.4

6.59

135.3

135.6

9.67

136.9

137.5

 

1.1.02

Meat and fish

4.38

148.1

149.2

2.73

149.7

148.6

3.61

148.7

149.0

 

1.1.03

Egg

0.49

136.7

139.3

0.36

133.9

139.1

0.43

135.6

139.2

 

1.1.04

Milk and products

7.72

143.2

143.5

5.33

140.8

141.0

6.61

142.3

142.6

 

1.1.05

Oils and fats

4.21

124.0

124.2

2.81

116.6

116.7

3.56

121.3

121.4

 

1.1.06

Fruits

2.88

154.1

153.2

2.90

152.2

149.9

2.89

153.2

151.7

 

1.1.07

Vegetables

7.46

143.5

154.2

4.41

144.0

159.4

6.04

143.7

156.0

 

1.1.08

Pulses and products

2.95

126.0

126.4

1.73

112.3

112.5

2.38

121.4

121.7

 

1.1.09

Sugar and Confectionery

1.70

112.4

114.4

0.97

108.4

111.8

1.36

111.1

113.5

 

1.1.10

Spices

3.11

137.6

138.1

1.79

140.0

140.3

2.50

138.4

138.8

 

1.2.11

Non-alcoholic beverages

1.37

132.8

132.8

1.13

126.7

126.8

1.26

130.3

130.3

 

1.1.12

Prepared meals, snacks, sweets etc.

5.56

154.3

154.8

5.54

149.0

149.4

5.55

151.8

152.3

1

 

Food and beverages

54.18

140.0

142.0

36.29

138.4

140.3

45.86

139.4

141.4

2

 

Pan, tobacco and intoxicants

3.26

157.3

156.2

1.36

161.0

161.5

2.38

158.3

157.6

 

3.1.01

Clothing

6.32

151.3

151.6

4.72

138.9

139.5

5.58

146.4

146.8

 

3.1.02

Footwear

1.04

144.7

145.1

0.85

128.7

128.9

0.95

138.1

138.4

3

 

Clothing and footwear

7.36

150.3

150.6

5.57

137.4

137.9

6.53

145.2

145.6

4

 

Housing

-

-

-

21.67

142.5

143.6

10.07

142.5

143.6

5

 

Fuel and light

7.94

145.1

146.8

5.58

126.5

128.1

6.84

138.1

139.7

 

6.1.01

Household goods and services

3.75

142.2

143.1

3.87

133.1

133.6

3.80

137.9

138.6

 

6.1.02

Health

6.83

138.4

138.9

4.81

132.6

133.5

5.89

136.2

136.9

 

6.1.03

Transport and communication

7.60

127.4

127.5

9.73

120.4

120.1

8.59

123.7

123.6

 

6.1.04

Recreation and amusement

1.37

137.8

138.4

2.04

128.5

128.9

1.68

132.6

133.0