TABLE-Belgian March CPI +0.14 pct mth/mth, +1.11 pct yr/yr

Thu Mar 28, 2013 6:09am EDT

BRUSSELS, March 28 (Reuters) - The Belgian Economics
Ministry released the following consumer price inflation data on
Thursday.
     
 KEY FIGURES
    CONSUMER PRICES           Mar 2013   Feb 2013   Mar 2012
    Index (base 2004=100)      122.19     122.02     120.85
    Mth/mth change (in pct)      0.14       0.32       0.22
    Yr/yr change (in pct)        1.11       1.19       3.37
    Health index               120.50     120.27     119.01
    NOTE - The 'health index' excludes unhealthy or 
environmentally damaging products such as tobacco, alcohol and 
petrol and is used for inflation adjustments of rents and wages.
     
 KEY POINTS FROM THE STATEMENT
    -- The ministry said month-on-month price rises were seen
mainly for foreign travel, meat, fresh vegetables, restaurants
and cafes, while for cut flowers and motor fuel lower prices
were recorded.
     
 DETAILS
    For more information, go to Belgium's National Institute of 
Statistics, available in English, German, French and Dutch here
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