35    INFLATION RATES BY COMMODITY GROUP                                             
   2006 = 100                                                   
   for periods indicated                                                   
  I  n  f  l  a  t  i  o n      R  a  t  e  s 
   Weights   2015   2016   2017   2017   2018 
   Jan   Feb   Mar   Apr   May   Jun   Jul   Aug   Sep   Oct   Nov   Dec   Jan   Feb   Mar   Apr   May   Jun 
         
  ALL ITEMS             100.0          1.4          1.8             3.2            2.7            3.3            3.4            3.4            3.1            2.7            2.8            3.1            3.4            3.5            3.3            3.3            4.0            4.5            4.8            5.1            5.2            5.7
   Food and Non-Alcoholic Beverages               39.0          2.5          2.5             3.7            3.4            4.1            4.0            4.2            3.8            3.5            3.3            3.5            3.6            3.6            3.2            3.5            4.5            4.9            5.5            5.7            5.5            5.8
   Alcoholic Beverages and Tobacco                 2.0          3.8          5.7             6.2            5.6            6.0            6.4            6.3            6.1            6.2            6.2            6.3            6.4            6.8            6.1            6.4          12.3          17.1          20.0          20.8          21.1          21.2
   Clothing and Footwear                 3.0          2.6          2.3             2.2            2.8            2.8            2.9            2.7            2.2            2.1            2.1            1.9            2.0            1.9            1.8            1.8            1.8            2.0            2.0            2.2            2.1            2.2
   Housing, Water, Electricity, Gas, and other Fuels               22.5        (1.3)        (0.2)             3.2            1.8            2.9            4.0            3.6            3.6            2.1            2.2            2.8            3.8            4.0            4.2            3.8            3.7            3.6            3.8            4.3            4.6            6.1
   Furnishing, Household Equipment and Routine Maintenance of the House                 3.2          1.9          1.9             2.1            2.3            2.3            2.5            2.4            2.3            2.1            2.0            1.8            1.8            1.8            1.8            1.9            2.1            2.5            2.7            2.7            2.6            2.6
   Health                 3.0          2.1          2.4             2.4            2.6            2.6            2.8            2.5            2.4            2.4            2.4            2.4            2.3            2.2            2.2            2.2            2.7            2.6            2.5            2.8            2.7            2.7
   Transport                 7.8        (0.1)          0.3             3.3            2.4            2.8            2.6            3.2            2.7            2.4            3.8            4.4            4.8            4.2            4.4            2.4            3.2            4.5            3.7            3.6            4.0            4.4
   Communication                 2.3 0.0 0.1 0.2 0.1 0.2 0.2 0.3 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.3 0.3 0.4 0.4            0.4 0.4 0.4 0.4 0.4 0.4 0.4
   Recreation and Culture                 1.9          1.1          1.6             1.5            1.9            1.8            1.8            1.5            1.4            1.2            1.2            1.4            1.4            1.5            1.6            1.5            1.4            1.5            1.5            1.6            1.9            1.7
   Education                 3.4          4.2          2.6             2.1            1.8            1.8            1.8            1.8            1.8            2.2            2.3            2.3            2.3            2.3            2.2            2.2            2.2            2.2            2.2            2.2            2.2            2.6
   Restaurants and Miscellaneous Goods and Services               12.0          1.3          2.1             2.2            2.2            2.1            1.7            1.5            1.6            1.7            2.1            2.2            2.4            2.6            2.9            3.0            3.7            4.2            5.0            5.7            6.0            5.8
   
        C  o  n  t  r  i  b  u  t  i  o  n     to     I  n  f  l  a  t  i  o n 1
   (in percentage points) 
   Weights   2015   2016   2017   2017   2018 
   Jan   Feb   Mar   Apr   May   Jun   Jul   Aug   Sep   Oct   Nov   Dec   Jan   Feb   Mar   Apr   May   Jun 
               
  ALL ITEMS             100.0          1.4          1.8             3.2            2.7            3.3            3.4            3.4            3.1            2.7            2.8            3.1            3.4            3.5            3.3            3.3            4.0            4.5            4.8            5.1            5.2            5.7
   Food and Non-Alcoholic Beverages               39.0          1.0          1.0             1.4            1.3            1.6            1.6 1.6 1.5 1.4 1.3 1.4 1.4 1.4 1.2 1.4            1.8            1.9            2.1 2.2 2.1 2.3
   Alcoholic Beverages and Tobacco                 2.0          0.1          0.1             0.1            0.1            0.1            0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1            0.2            0.3            0.4 0.4 0.4 0.4
   Clothing and Footwear                 3.0          0.1          0.1             0.1            0.1            0.1            0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1            0.1            0.1            0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1
   Housing, Water, Electricity, Gas, and other Fuels               22.5        (0.3)        (0.0)             0.7            0.4            0.7            0.9 0.8 0.8 0.5 0.5 0.6 0.9 0.9 0.9 0.9            0.8            0.8            0.9 1.0 1.0 1.4
   Furnishing, Household Equipment and Routine Maintenance of the House                 3.2          0.1          0.1             0.1            0.1            0.1            0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1            0.1            0.1            0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1
   Health                 3.0          0.1          0.1             0.1            0.1            0.1            0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1            0.1            0.1            0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1
   Transport                 7.8        (0.0)          0.0             0.3            0.2            0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.3 0.3 0.4 0.3 0.3 0.2            0.2            0.4 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3
   Communication                 2.3 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
   Recreation and Culture                 1.9          0.0          0.0             0.0            0.0            0.0            0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0            0.0            0.0            0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
   Education                 3.4          0.1          0.1             0.1            0.1            0.1            0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1            0.1            0.1            0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1
   Restaurants and Miscellaneous Goods and Services               12.0          0.2          0.3             0.3            0.3            0.3            0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.4            0.4            0.5            0.6 0.7 0.7 0.7
                                         
  Source: Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA)               
  1   Totals may not add up due to rounding.