|Unit||Index Dec2018=100, NSA|
|Adjustments||Not Seasonally Adjusted|
|Source||National Administrative Department of Statistic (DANE) - Colombia|
|Release||Consumer Price Index|
The Bank of the Republic of Colombia and the statistical agency (DANE) report a Consumer Price Index for Colombia. The data set also includes indexes for the food, housing, clothing, health, education, transportation, communications, and recreation industries.
Sample size: Over 15,000 establishments in Colombia are interviewed, yielding 40,000 price quotes.
Valuation: The prices include taxes and VAT.
Due to different price collection periods for goods, there are three types of periodicity in the CPI price collection system:
We seasonally adjust the fixed-base general index using the U.S. Census Bureau's X-13ARIMA-SEATS program.
The index base year is advanced every 10 years.