The average inflation rate in the Azores grown up to 5.99%, in the country it was 8.58%.
The annual rate was 7.94% in Azores and the national was 8.25%.
The monthly rate was 0.52% in Azores and 0.26% in the country.
In the Azores, bank card purchases using POS reached a total value of 124.5 million euros in January, a year-on-year increase of 26.3%.
Withdrawals at ATM reached an amount of 43.9 million euros, a year-on-year increase of 7.8%.