Rwanda’s Consumer Price Index (CPI), main gauge of inflation has risen 2.3 percent year on year in July 2015, down from 2.8 percent in June 2015.
In July 2015,‘Food and non-alcoholic beverages’ ,‘Housing water, electricity, gas and other fuels’ and ‘Transport’ rose by 0.7 percent, 4.2 percent and 2.7 percent.
The data also show the “local goods” increased by 1.9 percent on annual change and decreased by 0.5 percent on a monthly basis, while prices of the “imported products” increased by 3.4 percent on annual basis andi ncreased by 1.0 percent on a monthly basis.
Rwanda’s Consumer Price Index (CPI), main gauge of inflation has risen2.8 percent year on year in June 2015, up from 2.2 percent in May 2015.
Rwanda's gross domestic product (GDP) rose by 7.6 percent for in the first quarter of 2015, compared with the same quarter of the previous year and it totalled Rwf 1,377 billion Rwandan Francs.
In the first quarter of 2015, Rwanda’s total trade reached up US$ 572.38 million. This is 0.13% higher than the same quarter in 2014.
Rwanda’s Consumer Price Index (CPI), main gauge of inflation has risen 2.2 percent year on year in May 2015, up from 0.9 percent in April 2015.
Rwanda total trade increased by 4% compared to 2013. The imports increased by 3.9%, exports decreased by 2.41% while re-exports increased by 40.4%.
The general index for the first quarter 2015 registered an increase of 1.39 percent compared to the index of the previous quarter (fourth quarter 2014) and an increase of 1.00 percent compared to the index of the first quarter of the year 2014.