The retail price index in the Philippines advanced by 3.5 percent year-on-year in April 2022, following a 2.7 percent rise in the previous month. It was the highest retail inflation since last October 2018, as cost accelerating for food (3.6 percent vs 2.5 percent in March), mineral fuels, lubricants and related materials (33.5 percent vs 26.5 percent), manufactured goods (2.6 percent vs 2.0 percent), miscellaneous manufactures articles (0.8 percent vs 0.7 percent), chemicals (2.1% vs 1.7% percent) and beverages and tobacco (3.8 percent vs 2.9 percent), and machinery and transport equipment (0.7% vs 0.5 percent). By contrast, prices of crude materials fell by 0.5 percent, after a flat reading in March. source: Philippine Statistics Authority
Retail Price Index in Philippines averaged 7.02 percent from 1980 until 2022, reaching an all time high of 79.50 percent in September of 1984 and a record low of -3.13 percent in November of 1999. This page includes a chart with historical data for Philippines Retail Price Index YoY. Philippines Retail Price Index YoY - data, historical chart, forecasts and calendar of releases - was last updated on December of 2022.