Egypt's annual core inflation rate, which excludes volatile and regulated items, slowed to 2.6 percent in September 2019, its lowest level since at least October 2008, from 4.9 percent in the previous month. The decline in core inflation rate mainly reflected a sharp slowdown in food prices such as vegetables. Core Inflation Rate in Egypt averaged 10.99 percent from 2008 until 2019, reaching an all time high of 35.26 percent in July of 2017 and a record low of 2.60 percent in September of 2019.

Core Inflation Rate in Egypt is expected to be 6.50 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 Egypt to stand at 7.50 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Egypt Core Inflation Rate is projected to trend around 8.30 percent in 2020, according to our econometric models.

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Calendar GMT Actual Previous Consensus TEForecast
2019-07-10 11:50 AM Core Inflation Rate YoY Jun 6.4% 7.8% 8.6%
2019-08-08 11:30 AM Core Inflation Rate YoY Jul 5.9% 6.4% 6.5%
2019-09-10 05:30 AM Core Inflation Rate YoY Aug 4.9% 5.9% 6.0%
2019-10-10 03:35 PM Core Inflation Rate YoY Sep 2.6% 4.9% 7.2%
2019-11-11 01:30 PM Core Inflation Rate YoY Oct 2.6% 1.4%
2019-12-06 11:00 AM Core Inflation Rate YoY Nov 4.0%


Egypt Prices Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Inflation Rate 4.80 7.50 35.10 -4.20 percent [+]
Inflation Rate Mom 0.00 0.70 9.93 -7.00 percent [+]
Consumer Price Index CPI 104.40 307.90 307.90 1.20 Index Points [+]
Core Consumer Prices 100.50 266.30 267.20 98.90 Index Points [+]
Core Inflation Rate 2.60 4.90 35.26 2.60 percent [+]
Food Inflation 0.30 6.90 43.61 0.30 percent [+]
Producer Prices 203.70 104.60 211.90 55.70 Index Points [+]
Producer Prices Change -48.30 -46.80 45.00 -48.30 percent [+]
CPI Housing Utilities 104.30 192.80 192.80 98.70 Index Points [+]
CPI Transportation 116.30 308.40 308.40 100.00 Index Points [+]


Egypt Core Inflation Rate

In Egypt, the core inflation rate tracks changes in prices that consumers pay for a basket of goods which excludes some volatile price items. This page provides - Egypt Core Inflation Rate - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Egypt Core Inflation Rate - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on October of 2019.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
2.60 4.90 35.26 2.60 2008 - 2019 percent Monthly
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Argentina 55.30 Sep/19
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Russia 4.00 Sep/19
Mexico 3.75 Sep/19
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United States 2.40 Sep/19
Netherlands 2.20 Sep/19
Canada 1.90 Sep/19
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Australia 1.60 Jun/19
China 1.50 Sep/19
Germany 1.40 Sep/19
Euro Area 1.00 Sep/19
Spain 1.00 Sep/19
France 0.90 Sep/19
Singapore 0.80 Aug/19
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South Korea 0.60 Sep/19
Switzerland 0.40 Sep/19
Japan 0.30 Sep/19


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