RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The Consumer Price Index (CPI) shows that last December the country registered an increase of 0.16% over November, reaching a cumulative annual increase of 0.90% compared to 0.67% in 2020.
In December, the sector with the highest increase in costs was transport with 1.11%, followed by clothing with 0.78%, recreation and culture with 0.49%, and goods, furniture and household services with 0.30%.
Items such as health, housing, education and food had a lower incidence with rates ranging between 0.09% and 0.20% increase.
The report also details the . . .