25 April 2012
The Retail Prices Index (RPI) is the main measure of inflation in Jersey. It measures the change from quarter to quarter in the price of the goods and services purchased by an average household in Jersey.
- during the 12 months to March 2012 the All Items Retail Prices Index for Jersey increased by 4.7% to stand at 153.0 (June 2000 = 100)
- RPI(X), the RPI excluding the costs of house purchases, increased by 4.9% during the 12 months to March 2012
- RPI Pensioners increased by 4.4% and RPI Low Income increased by 4.9% over the 12 months to March 2012
- RPI(Y), the RPI excluding the costs of house purchase and the effect of indirect taxes (such as GST and impôts), increased by 3.5% during the 12 months to December 2012
Download RPI report for March 2012 (size 942kb)