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ONS analyses decrease in inflation to 1.9% in January

The Office for National Statistics (ONS) has analysed the decrease in UK inflation, which fell to 1.9% in January.

The rate fell below the Bank of England's 2% target for the first time in more than four years.

Phil Gooding from the ONS said the factors came from three main areas - recreation and culture, furniture and household goods, and alcohol and tobacco.

  • 18 Feb 2014
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