Press release: 12.206-046/20
– In February 2020, the inflation rate was 2.2%, as Statistics Austria
reports (January 2020: 2.0%). The expenditures for housing, water and
energy (+2.8% compared to February 2019) proved to be the most important
price driver, followed by expenditures for restaurants and hotels (+3.4%).
The index level of the consumer price index 2015 (CPI 2015) was 107.8
in February 2020. Compared to the previous month, the average price level
increased by 0.2%.
The index level of the harmonised
index of consumer prices (HICP 2015)
was 107.92 in February 2020, with the harmonised inflation rate amounting
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