France's annual inflation rate was confirmed at 1.1 percent in March 2019, the lowest since October 2017 and below February's 1.3 percent, as prices rose at a softer pace for services, food and tobacco, while manufactured products prices fell further. Still, a pick up was seen in energy inflation. Inflation Rate in France averaged 4.39 percent from 1958 until 2019, reaching an all time high of 18.80 percent in April of 1958 and a record low of -0.70 percent in July of 2009.
Inflation Rate in France is expected to be 1.50 percent by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Inflation Rate in France to stand at 1.80 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the France Inflation Rate is projected to trend around 2.20 percent in 2020, according to our econometric models.