Germany Inflation Rate  1950-2017 | Data | Chart | Calendar | Forecast

German consumer prices are expected to increase by 1.8 percent year-on-year in November 2017, following a 1.6 percent gain in the previous month and beating market consensus of 1.7 percent. Cost of energy and services rose at a faster pace while food inflation slowed. On a monthly basis, consumer prices are expected to increase by 0.3 percent after showing no growth in October. Inflation Rate in Germany averaged 2.39 percent from 1950 until 2017, reaching an all time high of 11.54 percent in October of 1951 and a record low of -7.62 percent in June of 1950.

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German November Inflation Rate Stronger than Expected


German consumer prices are expected to increase by 1.8 percent year-on-year in November 2017, following a 1.6 percent gain in the previous month and beating market consensus of 1.7 percent. Cost of energy and services rose at a faster pace while food inflation slowed.

Year-on-year, prices of services are expected to grow by 1.5 percent, following a 1.2 percent gain in the previous month, with cost of rents advancing at a faster 1.7 percent (1.6 percent in October). Also, prices of goods are expected to advance by 2.1 percent, compared to a 1.9 percent gain in the previous month: cost of energy is set to increase by 3.7 percent from the previous year after an increase of 1.2 percent in October; while inflation food is expected to ease to 3.2 percent from 4.3 percent in the previous month. 

On a monthly basis, consumer prices are expected to increase by 0.3 percent after showing no growth in October and matching market expectations.

The harmonised index of consumer prices is expected to rise by 1.8 percent from the previous year and by 0.3 percent from the previous month.

Destatis l Joana Ferreira | joana.ferreira@tradingeconomics.com
11/29/2017 1:15:28 PM



Calendar GMT Actual Previous Consensus TEForecast
2017-10-30 01:00 PM Inflation Rate YoY Prel 1.6% 1.8% 1.7% 1.8%
2017-11-14 07:00 AM Inflation Rate YoY Final 1.6% 1.8% 1.6% 1.6%
2017-11-29 01:00 PM Inflation Rate YoY Prel 1.8% 1.6% 1.7% 1.8%
2017-12-13 07:00 AM Inflation Rate YoY Final 1.6% 1.8% 1.8%
2017-12-29 01:00 PM Inflation Rate YoY Prel 1.80%
2018-01-16 07:00 AM Inflation Rate YoY Final


Germany Prices Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Inflation Rate 1.80 1.60 11.54 -7.62 percent [+]
Inflation Rate Mom 0.30 0.00 2.65 -2.73 percent [+]
Consumer Price Index CPI 109.90 109.60 109.90 20.50 Index Points [+]
Harmonised Consumer Prices 102.60 102.30 102.60 75.50 Index Points [+]
Core Consumer Prices 109.30 109.50 109.60 69.80 Index Points [+]
Core Inflation Rate 1.20 1.48 6.29 0.19 percent [+]
Producer Prices 105.50 105.20 107.70 26.50 Index Points [+]
Producer Prices Change 2.70 3.10 22.41 -7.79 percent [+]
Export Prices 105.90 105.80 106.20 38.00 Index Points [+]
Import Prices 101.30 100.70 110.00 41.10 Index Points [+]
Food Inflation 3.20 2.80 8.22 -3.09 percent [+]
CPI Housing Utilities 110.00 109.80 110.00 57.60 Index Points [+]
CPI Transportation 107.70 107.90 109.50 57.30 Index Points [+]


Germany Inflation Rate

In Germany, most important categories in the consumer price index are housing, water, electricity, gas and other fuels (31 percent of the total weight), transport (13 percent), recreation (12 percent) and food and non-alcoholic beverages (10 percent). The index also includes miscellaneous goods and services (7 percent), clothing and footwear (5 percent) and health (4 percent). The remaining 8 percent of the index is composed by: furnishing and household equipment, communications and accommodation and catering services. This page provides the latest reported value for - Germany Inflation Rate - plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. Germany Inflation Rate - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on December of 2017.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
1.80 1.60 11.54 -7.62 1950 - 2017 percent Monthly




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