A+ A-

UK prices inflation hit 9.1 percent since 1982

LONDON, June 22 (KUNA) - Official sources revealed Wednesday that United Kingdom's consumer price showed huge increase hit 9.1 percent during the previous month.
According to records from the Office for National Statistics, the inflation Prices for food and non-alcoholic drinks, besides crude and gas. However, this growth considered the biggest since 1982.
Furthermore, The Bank of England said last week that inflation was likely to remain above 9 percent over the coming months before peaking at slightly above 11 percent in October, when regulated household energy bills are due to rise again. (end) mrn.mah