The inflation rate in Afghanistan was recorded at 0.20 percent in September of 2018. Inflation Rate in Afghanistan averaged 3.90 percent from 2005 until 2018, reaching an all time high of 13.97 percent in April of 2011 and a record low of -18.39 percent in May of 2009.

Inflation Rate in Afghanistan is expected to be 3.50 percent by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Inflation Rate in Afghanistan to stand at 4.90 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Afghanistan Inflation Rate is projected to trend around 5.30 percent in 2020, according to our econometric models.

Afghanistan Inflation Rate
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Afghanistan Prices Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Inflation Rate 0.20 0.10 13.97 -18.39 percent [+]
Core Inflation Rate 2.30 2.60 10.50 -3.69 percent [+]
Inflation Rate Mom 0.40 -0.10 7.27 -42.98 percent [+]
GDP Deflator 262.40 263.80 263.80 100.00 Index Points [+]
Food Inflation -1.90 -2.50 16.30 -5.94 percent [+]
Cpi Housing Utilities 110.10 109.70 110.90 100.30 Index Points [+]
Cpi Transportation 116.10 114.70 116.10 97.00 Index Points [+]
Consumer Price Index Cpi 111.20 110.80 112.80 103.60 Index Points [+]


Afghanistan Inflation Rate

In Afghanistan, the Consumer Price Index (CPI) is divided into two main groups: Food Items, accounting for 61.3 percent of total CPI and Non-Food Items making up the remaining 38.7 percent. The most important food items are: bread and cereals (28 percent), meat (6 percent), milk, cheese and eggs (5.6 percent) and oil and fats (5.3 percent). The non-food items are mainly composed of: housing (17.2 percent), clothing (7.2 percent), household goods (7 percent), transportation (2.3 percent), and health (2 percent). This page provides the latest reported value for - Afghanistan Inflation Rate - plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. Afghanistan Inflation Rate - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on December of 2018.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
0.20 0.10 13.97 -18.39 2005 - 2018 percent Monthly
2015M4=100, NSA




Country Last Previous
Argentina 48.00 Nov/18
Australia 1.90 Sep/18
Brazil 4.05 Nov/18
Canada 2.40 Oct/18
China 2.20 Nov/18
Euro Area 2.00 Nov/18
France 1.90 Nov/18
Germany 2.30 Nov/18
India 2.33 Nov/18
Indonesia 3.23 Nov/18
Italy 1.60 Nov/18
Japan 1.40 Oct/18
Mexico 4.72 Nov/18
Netherlands 2.00 Nov/18
Russia 3.80 Nov/18
Saudi Arabia 2.40 Oct/18
Singapore 0.70 Oct/18
South Africa 5.20 Nov/18
South Korea 2.00 Nov/18
Spain 1.70 Nov/18
Switzerland 0.90 Nov/18
Turkey 21.62 Nov/18
United Kingdom 2.40 Oct/18
United States 2.20 Nov/18


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