Rentals were up 10.19 percent and alcohol and cigarettes were up 6.59 percent, the institute said.
The year 2010 was the second lowest in inflation of this decade. Inflation was as high as 13.9 percent in 2008 and 13.13 percent in 2004. Except for January 2010 with an inflation rate of 1.63 percent, the increase for each month was less than 1 percent. September actually saw a tiny decline with -00.08 percent.