Isle of Man inflation falls in September
- 4 October 2013
- From the section Isle Of Man / Ellan Vannin
Inflation rates in the Isle of Man have fallen for the fourth successive month, according to treasury figures.
The September figure showed inflation at 2.4%, down from 2.6% in August and a annual peak of 3.3% in March and April.
During the past year island food prices have risen in price by 4.6% and household goods have risen by 7.3%.
The Isle of Man treasury report also showed the price of fuel (electricity ,coal, gas and oil) has fallen by 3.7%.
Over the past 12 months the cost of eating out has gone up by 3.6%.