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Sudan's Inflation Accelerates to 359.09% in 2021

Sudan's Inflation Accelerates to 359.09% in 2021

Sunday, 16 January, 2022 - 18:30
A man waits to buy food at a market in Khartoum. REUTERS/Mohamed Nureldin Abdallah

Sudan's headline inflation rate averaged 359.09% in 2021, up from 163.26% in 2020, the Central Bureau of Statistics said on Sunday.


Inflation slowed to 318.21% year-on-year in December, from 339.58 in the previous month, the statistics agency added in a statement.


Core inflation, which strips out volatile items such as food, increased to 443.48% in December from 428.34% in November.


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