Consumer price inflation in the euro area is measured by the Harmonised Index of Consumer Prices (HICP). The HICP is compiled by Eurostat and the national statistical institutes in accordance with harmonized statistical methods.
Key Features and Coverage on RIMES
For this data source, RIMES hosts 6 indices, including Refinancing Operations Fixed Rate Tenders and the Harmonised Index of Consumer Prices (HICP), an indicator of inflation and price stability for the European Central Bank (ECB).
Available data items include Total Return, Last Price Date and Price Index.