The consumer price index (CPI) increased by 2.3% in Dakhla last April in the space of just one month, said the High Commission for Planning ( HPC).
A general increase was recorded for the CPI. The index in the first four months of 2022, increased by 3.6% compared to the same period in 2021, rising from 103.4 to 107.1.
In April, the CPI reached c109.9 in April against 107.4 in March 2022, adds the same source.
The CPI measures the relative change in retail prices of everyday consumer goods of the urban population over time and space.
Product prices are collected from a sample of retail outlets through a permanent survey in 18 cities representing all regions of the Kingdom, namely: Casablanca, Rabat, Tangier, Marrakech, Oujda, Fez, Agadir , Meknes, Beni Mellal, Kenitra, Tetouan, Errachidia, Safi, Laayoune, Guelmim, Settat, Dakhla and Al Hoceima.