Macro Analysis /
Côte d'Ivoire

Ivory Coast: Inflation accelerates further to 4.7% y/y in August

    21 September 2021
    • Base effects in food and transport categories are behind headline rate acceleration
    • Core inflation eases to 3.8% y/y as energy, fresh food prices pick up
    • 12-month average inflation rises to 3.2%, exceeding UEMOA norm for first time in 8 years