Jan. 9 (Bloomberg) -- Lithuanian inflation slowed in December to the lowest rate in 10 months as prices of clothing and communications fell.
Consumer prices rose 3.4 percent from a year earlier, compared with a 4.4 percent increase in November, the Vilnius- based statistics office said in an e-mailed statement today. Prices fell 0.2 percent from the previous month.
Clothing and shoe prices dropped 2.5 percent in December from the previous year, while communications costs decreased 2.2 percent, the office said.
Average inflation for 2011 was 4.1 percent, it said.
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