Afghanistan Inflation Rate  2005-2017 | Data | Chart | Calendar | Forecast

The inflation rate in Afghanistan was recorded at 4.50 percent in August of 2017. Inflation Rate in Afghanistan averaged 4.17 percent from 2005 until 2017, 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.

Afghanistan Inflation Rate
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Afghanistan Prices Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Inflation Rate 4.50 5.10 13.97 -18.39 percent [+]
Core Inflation Rate 3.30 3.00 10.50 -3.69 percent [+]
Inflation Rate Mom -0.30 -1.40 7.27 -42.98 percent [+]
Consumer Price Index Cpi 112.50 112.00 112.50 103.60 Index Points [+]
Food Inflation 5.90 7.40 16.30 -5.94 percent [+]


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 October of 2017.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
4.50 5.10 13.97 -18.39 2005 - 2017 percent Monthly
2015M4=100, NSA




inflation rate by Country

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Australia 1.90 Jun/17
Brazil 2.54 Sep/17
Canada 1.40 Aug/17
China 1.60 Sep/17
Euro Area 1.50 Sep/17
France 1.00 Sep/17
Germany 1.80 Sep/17
India 3.28 Sep/17
Indonesia 3.72 Sep/17
Italy 1.10 Sep/17
Japan 0.70 Aug/17
Mexico 6.35 Sep/17
Netherlands 1.50 Sep/17
Russia 3.00 Sep/17
South Korea 2.10 Sep/17
Spain 1.80 Sep/17
Switzerland 0.70 Sep/17
Turkey 11.20 Sep/17
United Kingdom 3.00 Sep/17
United States 2.20 Sep/17