Iceland’s consumer price inflation slowed for the second straight month in December, figures from Statistics Iceland showed Friday.
The consumer price index rose 0.8 percent year-on-year in December, slower than 1.0 percent rise in the previous month.
On a monthly basis, consumer prices climbed 0.3 percent in December, reversing a 0.5 percent fall in November.
Separately, the statistical office released wages data for the month of November. The wage index increased 6.6 percent annually for a second consecutive month.
Month-on-month, wages rose 0.2 percent in November, which was slower than the 0.6 percent rise in the previous month.
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