Annual inflation between January, 2012 and April, 2014. Source: Geostat
Annual inflation was 3.4% in April, slightly down from 3.5% in March, according to the state statistics office, Geostat.
On monthly basis inflation stood at 0.3% in April.
Annual inflation rate was driven mainly by increasing prices on food, which rose by 7.6% y/y, as well as on alcoholic beverages and cigarettes, which rose by 6.8% y/y in April. Prices on healthcare services increased 4.3% y/y, according to Geostat.