The Sensitive Price Indicator (SPI) for the week ended March 24, 2022 registered an increase of 1.1% for the combined income group, going up from 169.06 points during the week ended March 17, 2022 to 170.92 points in the week under review. The SPI for the combined income group rose 15.67% compared to the corresponding week of previous year. The SPI for the lowest income group increased 1.24% compared to the previous week. The index for the group stood at 179.37 points against 177.17 points in the previous week, according to provisional figures released by the Pakistan Bureau of Statistics (PBS).
Published in The Express Tribune, March 26th, 2022.
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