DJIBOUTI, Dec 11 (Reuters) – Consumer prices in Djibouti rose 0.5 percent in October, helping push the year-on-year rate of inflation to 5.8 percent from 4.0 percent in September, the Department of Statistics and Demographic Studies said. The cost of food, drinks and tobacco rose 0.3 percent in October from a month earlier, while the price of clothing and footwear increased 2.3 percent from September, the statistics office said in a statement seen on Sunday. (Reporting by Abdourahim Arteh; Editing by Richard Lough and David Hulmes) Keywords: DJIBOUTI INFLATION/ (Email: email@example.com)(Tel: +254 20 222 4717)(Reuters Messaging: firstname.lastname@example.org) COPYRIGHT Copyright Thomson Reuters 2011. All rights reserved.
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