OSLO, Oct 10 (Reuters) - Statistics Norway issued thefollowing economic indicator on Wednesday:
NORWAY CONSUMER PRICES (pct) Sept 2012 Aug 2012 Sept 2011Core CPI year/year 1.1 1.2 1.2Core CPI month/month 1.1 -0.7 1.2Headline CPI year/year 0.5 0.5 1.6Headline CPI month/month 0.9 -0.4 0.9Index (base 1998) 131.2 130.0 130.6
NOTES - Core inflation, adjusted for taxes and energyprices, is the measure used by the central bank in settinginterest rates. It targets inflation at around 2.5 percent overthe medium long term.
A Reuters poll of 11 analysts had found a median expectationof a year-on-year core CPI rise of 1.0 percent in September andan annual 0.5 percent rise in headline inflation (12 estimateson head line inflation).
(Reporting by Oslo newsroom)
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