SoSh (Somali shilling)-using areas: Consumer Price Index (CPI) changed at mild rates (+/-1-3%) in SoSh using areas in May 2017 month-on-month. The CPI rose substantially (19-33%) annually due increases in cereal prices.
SISh (Somaliland shilling)-using areas: The CPI remained relatively stable month-on-month in May 2017 but increased (16%) year-on-year due to increased prices.
Global Acute Malnutrition (GAM) has increased in Northern Inland Pastoral (NIP) livelihood zone since Deyr 2016/17. The increase is statistically significant. There has been a slight decline in GAM in rural Bay Agropastoral since Deyr 2016/17 but the change is not significant.
GAM prevalence rates are considered Critical (15-30%) in NIP and rural Bgay during Deyr 2016/17 as well as in Jilaal 2017.
Global Acute MalnutriDon (GAM) has increased among Baidoa IDPs as well as Mogdishu IDPs since Deyr 2016/17. The increase is statistically significant among IDPs in Baidoa.