The headline inflation in Davao del Sur decreased by 1.3 percentage points having 8.3 in August 2022, from 9.6 percent in July 2022. This inflation rate is one of the highest rates recorded since January of the same year. The inflation in August 2021 was posted at 6.2 percent, lower by 2.1 percentage points than the recent inflation rate. The average inflation for the year’s first eight months stood at 6.7 percent (Table A and Figure 1). In comparison to the previous month’s inflation rate, there is a decrease in Davao del Sur’s inflation rate which was mainly brought about by the decrease in the index for Food and Non-alcoholic Beverages at 9.7 percent; Transport, 18.3 percent; Clothing and Footwear at 0.7 percent; Personal Care, and Miscellaneous Goods and Services at 1.0 percent; and Health at 4.6 percent. SUMMARY INFLATION REPORT CONSUMER PRICE INDEX: AUGUST 2022, DAVAO DEL SUR (2018=100).