Bulgaria's October EU-harmonised consumer prices rose 3.0% on the year, after going up by 3.4% in September, the National Statistics Institute (NSI) said.
Month-on-month, the consumer price index (CPI) dipped by 0.1% in October, following a 0.3% rise in September, the NSI said in a statement on Tuesday.
The highest monthly decrease was registered in the prices in transport sector, which went down by 1.8%, while clothing and footwear prices posted the highest monthly increase, by 4.1%.
Bulgaria's non-EU harmonised CPI went up by 0.3% on the month and was 4.4% higher on the year in October. In September it was 1.1% higher than a month earlier and 4.9% year-on-year.