The inflation rate in Benin was recorded at -0.90 percent in May of 2019. Inflation Rate in Benin averaged 2.20 percent from 2001 until 2019, reaching an all time high of 15.20 percent in August of 2008 and a record low of -3.80 percent in April of 2017.

Inflation Rate in Benin is expected to be 0.70 percent by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Inflation Rate in Benin to stand at 1.20 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Benin Inflation Rate is projected to trend around 1.60 percent in 2020, according to our econometric models.

Benin Inflation Rate
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Benin Prices Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Inflation Rate -0.90 -1.60 15.20 -3.80 percent [+]
Food Inflation 0.10 -3.40 14.86 -6.70 percent [+]
Inflation Rate Mom 1.70 -1.00 5.00 -2.60 percent [+]
Consumer Price Index CPI 102.30 100.60 102.80 88.70 Index Points [+]
Cpi Housing Utilities 96.60 98.30 118.90 96.60 Index Points [+]
CPI Transportation 96.80 97.60 140.50 91.20 Index Points [+]

Benin Inflation Rate

In Benin, the inflation rate measures a broad rise or fall in prices that consumers pay for a standard basket of goods. This page provides the latest reported value for - Benin Inflation Rate - plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. Benin Inflation Rate - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on August of 2019.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
-0.90 -1.60 15.20 -3.80 2001 - 2019 percent Monthly
2014=100, NSA

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