Inflation ( CCPI)54.2% (Jan 2023)
GDP-11.8% (3Q 2022)
Unemployment5.0% (3Q 2022)
3M T-Bill Rate29.88%
12M T-Bill Rate27.72%
5Y T-Bond Rate29.00%
10Y T-Bond Rate30%
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Public opinion on future inflation is scattered

Opinion pollsAug 30, 2022
Public opinion on future inflation is scattered
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Inflation measures the increase of the general price level of a country. The opinion poll conducted from 20 to the 23rd of Aug about the near future inflation suggests people still expect inflation to be higher than the current level ( CCPI - July 61%). But as a single category, 34% of the people expect inflation will be lower than the current level by end of 2022.

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