According to the Zimbabwe National Statistics Agency (ZimStat) the cost of living for an individual has gone done marginally from $95,42 to $95, 06. This amount factors in food as well as nonfood items. According to Zimstat, the majority of Zimbabweans is living on less than one dollar a day.
Economist, Prosper Chitambara said:
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The cost of living remains very high even though our inflation has been negative, in actual fact, it is a paradox. What it actually means is prices have been increasing at a slower pace, but again, the cost of basic commodities in Zimbabwe remains relatively higher compared to our neighbouring countries.