Food inflation accelerated to 4.9 percent from 3.7 percent in the previous month.
In contrast, prices rose at a slower pace for housing and utilities (4.9 percent from 5 percent in May); clothing and footwear (5.1 percent from 5.3 percent); transport (4.6 percent from 4.7 percent); furnishings and household equipment (2.2 percent from 2.5 percent); alcoholic beverages and tobacco (6.2 percent from 6.8 percent) and hotels and restaurants (3.6 percent from 3.6 percent). In contrast, food inflation accelerated (3.7 percent from 3.4 percent).
Annual core inflation rate declined to 3.5 percent from 3.8 percent in May.
On a monthly basis, prices went up 0.6 percent after rising by 0.4 percent in May, as prices increased for food (1 percent, mainly fruits and vegetables (8.3 percent)), services (0.7 percent) and non-food (0.1 percent).