The overall Consumer Price Index (CPI) for Palestine during February 2021 increased by 0.33 percent compared with January 2021, today said the Palestinian Central Bureau of Statistics (PCBS).
Occupied Jerusalem registered an increase in CPI by 0.51 percent, while the West Bank registered a 0.46 percent increase. In the Gaza Strip, CPI decreased by 0.20 percent.
The changes in Palestinian CPI for February 2021 were traced back to changes in prices of the following expenditure sub groups compared with previous month:
Liquid Fuel for Car “Petrol”
Fish, Live, Fresh, Chilled, or Frozen
Potatoes and other Tubers
Source: Palestine news & Information Agency – WAFA