Retail inflation for farm workers and farm workers rose slightly to 3.92 percent and 4.09 percent, respectively, in July 2021, compared to June 2021, when they were 3.83 percent and 4 percent, respectively.
The consumer price index for all countries of India for agricultural and agricultural laborers for July 2021 increased by four points and five points to 1,061 points and 1,070 points, respectively, compared to June 2021.
Food inflation based on the indices was 2.66 percent and 2.74 percent in July 2021, which was lower compared to 2.67 percent and 2.86 percent in June 2021, respectively.
Food inflation was 7.83 percent and 7.89 percent respectively during the corresponding month of the previous year.
Point-to-point inflation based on the CPI-AL (Consumer Price Index for Agricultural Labourers) and CPI-RL (Consumer Price Index for Rural Labourers) was 3.92 percent and 4.09 percent in July 2021, compared by 3.83 percent and 4 percent, respectively, in June 2021,” the Labor Department said in a statement.
The main contributor to the increase in the general index of agricultural and agricultural laborers came from food and sundries with 1.78 points and 1.79 points and 1.30 and 1.31 points respectively. This was mainly due to price increases of, among other things, fruit and vegetables, onions, beef goats, poultry, green peppers and mustard oil.