Dominican Republic Inflation Rate  1984-2017 | Data | Chart | Calendar

Consumer prices in Dominican Republic increased 3.48% year-on-year in October of 2017, easing from a 3.80% rise in the previous month. Prices advanced at a slower pace for: transport (4.20% compared to 6.23% in September); housing and utilities (6.14% compared to 6.52%)and health (3.62% compared to 3.64%), and fell further for clothing and footwear (-4.57% compared to -4.40%). In contrast, prices went up faster for food and non-alcoholic beverages (3.78% compared to 3.67%); restaurants and hotels (2.04% compared to 1.96%); miscellaneous goods and services (3.03% compared to 2.82%); furnishings and household equipment (0.93% compared to 0.83%); recreation and culture (1.14% compared to 1.03%); education (5.11% compared to 5.09%) and alcoholic beverages (7.10% compared to 6.29%). On a monthly basis, consumer prices were flat after increasing 0.64% in the prior month. Inflation Rate in Dominican Republic averaged 14.57 percent from 1984 until 2017, reaching an all time high of 82.49 percent in February of 1991 and a record low of -1.57 percent in September of 2009.

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Calendar GMT Actual Previous Consensus TEForecast
2017-09-15 02:00 PM Inflation Rate YoY 3.18% 2.54% 2.40%
2017-10-17 01:30 PM Inflation Rate YoY 3.80% 3.18% 3.2%
2017-11-15 01:00 PM Inflation Rate YoY 3.48% 3.8% 3.6%
2017-12-15 07:00 PM Inflation Rate YoY 3.48% 3.5%


Dominican Republic Prices Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Inflation Rate 3.48 3.80 82.49 -1.57 percent [+]
Consumer Price Index CPI 125.95 125.95 125.95 1.62 Index Points [+]
Gdp Deflator 150.90 150.70 150.90 98.00 Index Points [+]
Inflation Rate Mom 0.00 0.64 11.54 -3.28 percent [+]
Food Inflation 3.78 3.67 94.54 -9.87 percent [+]
CPI Transportation 120.96 121.61 126.63 18.64 Index Points [+]
Cpi Housing Utilities 121.35 120.30 121.35 25.47 Index Points [+]


Dominican Republic Inflation Rate

In Dominican Republic, the most important category in the consumer price index is Food and Non-Alcoholic Beverages (25.1 percent of total weight). Transport accounts for 18 percent; Housing and Utilities for 11.6 percent; Restaurants and Hotels for 8.5 percent; Miscellaneous Goods and Services for 7.5 percent and Furniture, Household Goods and Maintenance for 6.5 percent. Health; Clothing and Footwear; Recreation and Culture; Education; Communication and Alcoholic beverages and Tobacco account for the remaining 22.8 percent of total weight. This page provides - Dominican Republic Inflation Rate - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Dominican Republic Inflation Rate - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on November of 2017.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
3.48 3.80 82.49 -1.57 1984 - 2017 percent Monthly
2010=100




inflation rate by Country
Country Last
Australia 1.80 Sep/17
Brazil 2.70 Oct/17
Canada 1.40 Oct/17
China 1.90 Oct/17
Euro Area 1.40 Oct/17
France 1.10 Oct/17
Germany 1.60 Oct/17
India 3.58 Oct/17
Indonesia 3.58 Oct/17
Italy 1.00 Oct/17
Japan 0.70 Sep/17
Mexico 6.37 Oct/17
Netherlands 1.30 Oct/17
Russia 2.70 Oct/17
South Korea 1.80 Oct/17
Spain 1.60 Oct/17
Switzerland 0.70 Oct/17
Turkey 11.90 Oct/17
United Kingdom 3.00 Oct/17
United States 2.00 Oct/17