Measures of Consumer Price Inflation

Last updated: 27 April 2016
Year-ended percentage change
Consumer price index Other consumer price measures
Date All groups Excluding volatile items Weighted median Trimmed mean
2012/13
Sep 2.0 2.4 2.4 2.3
Dec 2.2 2.4 2.4 2.2
Mar 2.5 2.4 2.6 2.3
Jun 2.4 2.6 2.7 2.4
2013/14
Sep 2.2 2.4 2.4 2.4
Dec 2.7 2.6 2.7 2.7
Mar 2.9 2.7 2.7 2.7
Jun 3.0 2.8 2.7 2.8
2014/15
Sep 2.3 2.1 2.6 2.4
Dec 1.7 2.1 2.3 2.2
Mar 1.3 2.3 2.4 2.3
Jun 1.5 2.0 2.3 2.2
2015/16
Sep 1.5 2.1 2.1 2.1
Dec 1.7 2.1 1.9 2.1
Mar 1.3 1.7 1.4 1.7

Sources: ABS Cat No 6401.0

Quarterly percentage change
Consumer price index Other consumer price measures
All groups Excluding volatile items Weighted median Trimmed mean
Date Non-seasonally adjusted Non-seasonally adjusted Based on seasonally adjusted quarterly price changes
2012/13
Sep 1.4 1.3 0.8 0.7
Dec 0.2 0.3 0.6 0.6
Mar 0.4 0.4 0.6 0.5
Jun 0.4 0.6 0.6 0.6
2013/14
Sep 1.2 1.1 0.6 0.7
Dec 0.8 0.6 0.9 0.8
Mar 0.6 0.5 0.6 0.5
Jun 0.5 0.7 0.6 0.7
2014/15
Sep 0.5 0.4 0.5 0.4
Dec 0.2 0.6 0.6 0.6
Mar 0.2 0.7 0.6 0.6
Jun 0.7 0.4 0.4 0.6
2015/16
Sep 0.5 0.5 0.3 0.3
Dec 0.4 0.6 0.4 0.6
Mar −0.2 0.2 0.1 0.2

Sources: ABS Cat No 6401.0