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JOHANNESBURG - South Africa's headline consumer inflation rate quickened slightly to 5.2 percent on a year-on-year basis in November from 5.1 percent in October, the country's statistics agency said on Wednesday.

Prices were up 0.2 percent month-on-month in November, Statistics South Africa said.

Provincial annual inflation rates ranged from 4.3 percent in Limpopo to 5.7 percent in Western Cape.

- African News Agency (ANA)