Cost of food in Ethiopia increased 12.70 percent in October of 2018 over the same month in the previous year. Food Inflation in Ethiopia averaged 10.38 percent from 2013 until 2018, reaching an all time high of 20.90 percent in February of 2018 and a record low of 2.81 percent in March of 2014.
Food Inflation in Ethiopia is expected to be 16.30 percent by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Food Inflation in Ethiopia to stand at 11.71 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Ethiopia Food Inflation is projected to trend around 11.71 percent in 2020, according to our econometric models.