The Inflation Rate (IR) in Eastern Visayas continued to increase to 6.8 percent in June 2022, from 6.3 percent in May 2022. The regional IR was higher than the 6.1 percent national IR in June 2022 and was the highest recorded IR since November 2018 (Table 2). The IR in June 2021 was lower at 4.5 percent. The average IR for the first semester of the year stood at 5.8 percent (Table 1 and Table 2). Read more about Summary Inflation Report Consumer Price Index (2018 - Base Year): June 2022.