In Cyprus inflation in August was 0.6%, up from 0.1% in July and down from 1.7% in August 2018. In Greece the same rate was 0.1% in August, down from 0.4% in July and 0.9% in August 2018.
European Union annual inflation was stable at 1.4% in August 2019, compared to July. A year earlier, the rate was 2.2%. The lowest annual rates were registered in Portugal (-0.1%), Greece (0.1%) and Spain (0.4%).
The highest annual rates were recorded in Romania (4.1%), Hungary (3.2%), the Netherlands and Latvia (both 3.1%).