Tunisia’s average inflation in 2015 remained within the levels of 2014 that is 4.9%, the Central Bank of Tunisia (BCT) said Thursday.
At its meeting, Wednesday, the bank’s Executive Board noted a decrease in inflation as regards foodstuff and manufactured goods.
Inflation averaged 5.2% and 4.8% in these two groups against 5.4% and 5.2% respectively in 2014.
Meanwhile, the inflation rate in the services sector was 4.6% in 2015 from 4.2% in 2014.
Core inflation for products, exclusive of unprocessed food and regulated products, averaged 5.3% in 2015 close to the levels of 2013 (5.5%) and 2014 (5.4%).