Planning: Iraq's inflation rises 2.3% in 2015

January 14, 2016 13:16
Direct: Abdul Zahra al-Hindawi, spokesman for the Iraqi Ministry of Planning said that the annual inflation index rose by 2.3% during 2015.

Hindawi He attributed this growth to the rise in food prices of 3.7% and 2.6% growth in housing prices -ovq Iraqi News Agency "conscious" - pointing out that inflation rose 0.3% in December last year separately.

He explained that the survey did not include the three Iraqi provinces because of the security situation witnessed in these provinces which Nineveh, Salahuddin and Anbar.