Index for Cost of Living Rises Less Than 1 Percent
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Index for Cost of Living Rises Less Than 1 Percent

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The cost of living index rose by less that 1 percent in April, the lowest increase for that month in more than 20 years.

The annual inflation rate was put at 3.6 percent, with increases in clothing and building costs.

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