Botswana Core Inflation Rate  Forecast


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Core Inflation Rate in Botswana is expected to be 2.73 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 2.92 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Botswana Core Inflation Rate is projected to trend around 3.35 percent in 2020, according to our econometric models.


Botswana Prices Last Q4/17 Q1/18 Q2/18 Q3/18 2020
Inflation Rate 3 3.9 4 4 4 5
Consumer Price Index CPI 103 103 103 103 103 102
Core Consumer Prices 103 103 103 103 102 97.25
Core Inflation Rate 2.8 2.73 2.82 2.87 2.92 3.35
Food Inflation 2.8 2.25 2.71 3.44 4.15 7.17
CPI Transportation 102 102 101 101 101 98.09
Inflation Rate Mom 0 0.44 0.54 0.56 0.57 0.57