Airline tickets in Brazil have increased by 123% in the last 12 months

The data are part of the survey released Friday, May 24, by the Brazilian Institute of Geography and Statistics (Instituto Brasileiro de Geografia e Estatística).

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The largest influence on the result of the Nationwide Consumer Price Index-15 (IPCA-15) for June was the transport sector, which affected the index by 0.19 percentage points. The sector's prices increased by 0.84% in June, compared to 1.80% in May, mainly due to airline tickets (11.36%), gasoline (8.77%) and voluntary car insurance (4.2%).

The data are part of the survey released on Friday, May 24, by the Brazilian Institute of Geography and Statistics (IBGE). The IPCA-15 is a preview of the official inflation rate.

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