Cost of food in Bahrain increased 1.50 percent in October of 2018 over the same month in the previous year. Food Inflation in Bahrain averaged 2.61 percent from 2010 until 2018, reaching an all time high of 8.90 percent in October of 2015 and a record low of -7.10 percent in October of 2016.
Food Inflation in Bahrain is expected to be 2.60 percent by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Food Inflation in Bahrain to stand at 3.20 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Bahrain Food Inflation is projected to trend around 2.90 percent in 2020, according to our econometric models.