India Wholesale Prices Week Ended Oct. 22: By Group

Following table details, India’s wholesale prices indexes by group, a measure of inflation, for the week ended Oct. 22 from the Ministry of Commerce & Industry in New Delhi.

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                         Oct. 22  Oct. 15   Oct. 8   Oct. 1 Sept. 24|  Aug. 27
                            2011     2011     2011     2011     2011|     2011
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                         ---------------- YoY% (P) --------------   |  YoY%(F)
Primary Articles          12.08%   11.75%   11.18%   10.60%   10.84%|   12.89%
 Food Articles            12.21%   11.43%   10.60%    9.32%    9.41%|    9.55%
 Non-food Articles         6.43%    7.67%    8.51%    9.59%   10.77%|   20.27%
 Minerals                 21.59%   21.59%   19.72%   21.05%   21.05%|   22.72%
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Fuel, Power, Light        14.50%   14.70%   15.17%   15.10%   14.69%|   12.62%
 Coal Mining              13.25%   13.25%   13.25%   13.25%   13.25%|   13.25%
 Mineral Oils             17.95%   18.26%   19.02%   18.83%   18.25%|   16.19%
 Electricity               2.63%    2.63%    2.63%    2.63%    2.63%|   -1.32%

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                         Oct. 22  Oct. 15   Oct. 8   Oct. 1 Sept. 24|  Aug. 27
                            2011     2011     2011     2011     2011|     2011
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                         ------------- Index level (P) ----------   | Level(F)
Primary Articles           205.0    204.5    203.8    203.4    202.4|    200.6
 Food Articles             202.2    200.8    200.3    199.5    197.7|    195.1
 Non-food Articles         177.2    179.7    179.8    180.5    182.1|    183.9
 Minerals                  309.2    309.2    303.6    303.6    303.6|    299.2
Fuel, Power, Light         169.8    170.1    170.1    170.0    169.4|    166.9
 Coal Mining               184.6    184.6    184.6    184.6    184.6|    184.6
 Mineral Oils              186.0    186.5    186.5    186.2    185.3|    183.0
 Electricity               117.0    117.0    117.0    117.0    117.0|    112.5
                         ---------------- Week-on-Week% (P) ------------------
Primary Articles           0.24%    0.34%    0.20%    0.49%   -0.15%     0.40%
 Food Articles             0.70%    0.25%    0.40%    0.91%    0.20%     0.82%
 Non-food Articles        -1.39%   -0.06%   -0.39%   -0.88%   -1.46%    -0.32%
 Minerals                  0.00%    1.84%    0.00%    0.00%    0.00%    -0.88%
Fuel, Power, Light        -0.18%    0.00%    0.06%    0.35%    0.00%     0.71%
 Coal Mining               0.00%    0.00%    0.00%    0.00%    0.00%     0.00%
 Mineral Oils             -0.27%    0.00%    0.16%    0.49%    0.00%     1.37%
 Electricity               0.00%    0.00%    0.00%    0.00%    0.00%    -1.52%
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Note: Figures are not seasonally adjusted and are based at 2004-05=100.
      Weekly and yearly percentage changes are calculated by
      Bloomberg News.
  (P) represents provisional figures released with a two week lag.
  (F) represents final figures released with an eight week lag.

Source: Ministry of Commerce & Industry, Government of India.

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