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Health Prices Continue to Rise Faster Than Others

November 16, 2015

October's Producer Price Index declined 0.4 percent, month on month and dropped 1.6 percent, year on year. Mild deflation continues to take hold in the general economy. However, it is not so in health care. Of the 14 sub-indices for health-related goods and services, only three declined month on month.


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