Spain's December flash CPI rises to 6.7% y/y, highest since 1989

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# 30 December 2021 19:59 (UTC +04:00)

Spanish consumer prices rose to 6.7% year-on-year in December, the fastest pace since 1989, flash data from the National Statistics Institute (INE) showed on Thursday, APA reports citing Reuters.

The 12-month inflation rate to November was 5.5% and analysts polled by Reuters expected an inflation rate of 5.7% for the full 2021.

INE data also showed Spain's EU-harmonised consumer price index rose 6.7% in December on an annual basis, up from 5.5% in November. Analysts polled by Reuters expected a rise of 5.8%.

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