Lithuania posts lowest annual inflation among Baltic states

  • 2018-11-12
  • LETA/TBT Staff

VILNIUS – Lithuania posted the lowest annual inflation rate among the Baltic states in October, figures from the national statistics services show.

It stood at 2.9 percent in Lithuania, compared to 3.2 percent in Latvia and 4.4 percent in Estonia.

Prices of goods rose 2.5 percent in Lithuania, and the prices of services increased 4.1 percent, compared to 3.3 and 3 percent in Latvia respectively and 3.7 and 5.7 percent in Estonia respectively.

Monthly inflation rates stood at 0.6 percent in Lithuania, 0.7 percent in Latvia and 0.5 percent in Estronia.