Core consumer prices in Botswana increased 2.60 percent in May of 2020 over the same month in the previous year.
Core Inflation Rate in Botswana averaged 4.44 percent from 2011 until 2020, reaching an all time high of 7.70 percent in February of 2011 and a record low of 1.50 percent in August of 2018. This page provides the latest reported value for - Botswana Core Inflation Rate - plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. Botswana Core Inflation Rate - values, historical data and charts - was last updated on August of 2020.
Core Inflation Rate in Botswana is expected to be 2.50 percent by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Core Inflation Rate in Botswana to stand at 2.50 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Botswana Core Inflation Rate is projected to trend around 2.50 percent in 2021 and 2.40 percent in 2022, according to our econometric models.