The annual inflation rate in Angola increased to 17.5 percent in August 2019 from 17.24 percent in the previous month. It was the first rise in annual inflation rate after seven consecutive months of declines. On a monthly basis, consumer prices rose 1.44 percent, slowing from a 1.52 percent gain in July. Cost eased mainly for food & non-alcoholic beverages (1.34 percent vs 1.39 percent in July); housing & utilities (1.8 percent vs 3.53 percent); and miscellaneous goods & services (1.37 percent vs 1.5 percent). Meanwhile, prices went up further for transport (1.29 percent vs 1.13 percent); clothing and footwear (1.7 percent vs 1.58 percent); health (2.39 percent vs 1.53 percent); restaurants & hotels (1.37 percent vs 1.27 percent) and alcoholic beverages and tobacco (1.34 percent vs 1.08 percent). Inflation Rate in Angola averaged 35.14 percent from 2001 until 2019, reaching an all time high of 241.08 percent in January of 2001 and a record low of 6.89 percent in June of 2014.

Inflation Rate in Angola is expected to be 17.70 percent by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Inflation Rate in Angola to stand at 16.40 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Angola Inflation Rate is projected to trend around 14.00 percent in 2020, according to our econometric models.

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Calendar GMT Actual Previous Consensus TEForecast
2019-06-12 02:45 PM Inflation Rate YoY May 17.14% 17.36% 17.16%
2019-07-15 09:00 AM Inflation Rate YoY Jun 16.94% 17.14% 16.9%
2019-08-13 09:25 AM Inflation Rate YoY Jul 17.24% 16.94% 16.4%
2019-09-12 01:50 PM Inflation Rate YoY Aug 17.50% 17.24% 17.4%
2019-10-15 02:00 PM Inflation Rate YoY Sep 17.5% 17.7%
2019-11-13 12:55 PM Inflation Rate YoY Oct 18%
2019-12-12 02:00 PM Inflation Rate YoY Nov 17.8%


Angola Prices Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Inflation Rate 17.50 17.24 241.08 6.89 percent [+]
Inflation Rate Mom 1.44 1.52 4.26 0.41 percent [+]
Consumer Price Index CPI 254.87 251.25 254.87 0.10 Index Points [+]
Producer Prices 218.51 215.31 218.51 94.82 Index points [+]
Producer Prices Change 17.51 17.24 29.85 6.05 percent [+]
Cpi Housing Utilities 242.17 165.32 242.17 14.25 Index Points [+]
CPI Transportation 179.62 177.56 179.62 10.83 Index Points [+]


Angola Inflation Rate

In Angola, the Consumer Price Index (CPI) measures the change over time in the cost of a fixed basket of 240 goods and services. The most important components in the CPI are Food and Non Alcoholic Beverages (55.1 percent of total weight); Housing, Water, Electricity, Gas and Other Fuel (11.1 percent) and Clothing and Footwear (7 percent). Miscellaneous Goods and Services account for 6.9 percent of total index, Housing Equipment and Routine Maintenance of the House for 6.3 percent, Transport for 3.9 percent and Restaurants and Hotels for 3.2 percent. Health represents 2.5 percent of total weight, Alcoholic Beverages and Tobacco 2.3 percent, Recreation 1.6 percent and Education 0.01 percent. This page provides the latest reported value for - Angola Inflation Rate - plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. Angola Inflation Rate - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on September of 2019.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
17.50 17.24 241.08 6.89 2001 - 2019 percent Monthly
2014=100, NSA




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South Africa 4.30 Aug/19
South Korea 0.00 Aug/19
Spain 0.30 Aug/19
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Turkey 15.01 Aug/19
United Kingdom 1.70 Aug/19
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