Core Inflation Rate YoY (OCT) - United Kingdom
In the United Kingdom, the core inflation rate tracks changes in prices that consumers pay for a basket of goods which excludes some volatile price items.
Inflation Rate YoY (OCT) - United Kingdom
In the United Kingdom, the most important categories in the consumer price index are Transport (16 percent of the total weight) and Recreation and Culture (15 percent). Housing, Water, Electricity, Gas and Other Fuels accounts for 13 percent; Restaurants and Hotels for 12 percent and Food and Non-alcoholic Beverages for 10 percent. The index also includes: Miscellaneous Goods and Services (9 percent); Clothing and Footwear (7 percent); Furniture, Household Equipment and Maintenance (6 percent). Alcoholic Beverages and Tobacco; Health, Communication and Education account for remaining 11 percent of total weight.
Core Inflation Rate YoY (OCT) - Canada
In Canada, the core inflation rate tracks changes in prices that consumers pay for a basket of goods which excludes some volatile price items.
Inflation Rate YoY (OCT) - Canada
In Canada, the most important categories in the CPI basket are Shelter (29.80 percent of the total weight) and Transportation (16.91 percent). Food accounts for 15.94 percent; Household Operations, Furnishings and Equipment for 14.50 percent; Recreation, Education and Reading for 9.29 percent; Health and Personal Care for 4.62 percent; Alcoholic Beverages and Tobacco Products for 4.63 percent and Clothing and Footwear for the remaining 4.31 percent. The CPI basket is reviewed every four years on the basis of household surveys. The current weights are based on spending patterns in 2002.
Retail Sales MoM (OCT) - United States
Retail sales report in the US provides aggregated measure of sales of retail goods and services over a period of a month. There are thirteen major types of retailers: Motor vehicle & parts dealers (around 20 percent of total sales), Food & beverage stores (13%), General merchandise stores (12.5%), Food services & drinking places (11%), Gasoline stations (10%), Nonstore retailers (9.2%), Building material & garden dealers (6%), Health & personal care stores (6%), Clothing & clothing accessories stores (5%), Miscellaneous store retailers (2.3%), Furniture stores (2%), Electronics & appliance stores (2%) and Sporting goods, hobby, book & music stores (1.7%).