STOCKHOLM, Oct 10 (Reuters) - Swedish consumer prices rose
0.4 percent in September from August and were up 0.1 percent
from the same month last year, the statistics office (SCB) said
The statistics office said clothing and electricity prices
were higher on the month but were partially offset by lower
prices for transportation.
The central bank targets a range for CPI inflation around
the 2 percent level.
CONSUMER PRICES Sept Aug Sept forecast
CPI month/month +0.4 +0.1 +0.5
CPI year/year +0.1 +0.1 +0.2
CPIF month/month +0.4 +0.1 +0.6
CPIF year/year +0.9 +1.2 +1.1
All figures are percentages.
* Indicates figure was revised.
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