Economists forecast half a percent rise in inflation in Sept.

AA finance desk's survey on inflation expectations reveals an average bump of %0.55 this month, ahead of official figures set to be announced Oct. 3

Economists forecast half a percent rise in inflation in Sept.

Economists anticipate half a percent increase in Turkey's consumer price index (CPI) in September, Anadolu Agency Financial News Desk's survey suggests.

Official statistics agency TurkStat is expected to publish its data on Oct. 3.

Fifteen economists have participated in AA's questionnaire, culminating in an average of %0.55 rise in inflation this month, with the highest estimate at %0.73 and lowest at %0.15.

In year-end estimates, twelve economists posted their forecasts for an average inflation spike of %7.24, within a range of %6.50 - 7.80.

TurkStat's figures for last month pointed to a monthly fall of %0.10, and an end-of-year increase of %8.17.

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