By William Horobin

PARIS--France's Consumer Price Index was unchanged on the month in October as falling services and food prices dragged on inflation in the eurozone's second-largest economy.

The data from Insee was unchanged from the preliminary inflation data published at the end of October. Insee confirmed that the measure of inflation closely watched by the European Central Bank--the harmonized measure of annual price change known as HICP--rose 0.5% on year in October, the same as in September.

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November 15, 2016 03:15 ET (08:15 GMT)

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