Cost of food in Burundi decreased 7.70 percent in March of 2019 over the same month in the previous year. Food Inflation in Burundi averaged 6.16 percent from 2011 until 2019, reaching an all time high of 34.10 percent in February of 2017 and a record low of -19.90 percent in October of 2018.
Food Inflation in Burundi is expected to be 3.30 percent by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Food Inflation in Burundi to stand at 5.60 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Burundi Food Inflation is projected to trend around 5.00 percent in 2020, according to our econometric models.