Greece Inflation Rate  1960-2017 | Data | Chart | Calendar | Forecast

Greek consumer prices increased 1 percent year-on-year in September of 2017, accelerating from 0.9 percent in the previous month but below market consensus of 1.1 percent. The slight uptick in consumer prices was driven by a recovery in cost of food & non-alcoholic beverages (0.3 percent vs -1.1 percent in August) amid high prices of alcoholic beverages & tobacco (7.3 percent vs 7.4 percent); transport (5.3 percent vs 6.6 percent); housing (2.1 percent vs 2.3 percent) and hotels, cafes & restaurants (1.7 percent vs 1.8 percent). In addition, cost fell less for clothing and footwear (-1 percent vs -1.3 percent); health (-2.3 percent vs -2.4 percent) and recreation and culture (-1.3 percent vs -1.5 percent). On a monthly basis, consumer prices rose 1.9 percent, compared to a 0.4 percent drop in August. Inflation Rate in Greece averaged 8.53 percent from 1960 until 2017, reaching an all time high of 33.70 percent in January of 1974 and a record low of -2.90 percent in November of 2013.

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Calendar GMT Actual Previous Consensus TEForecast
2017-08-09 09:00 AM Inflation Rate YoY 1% 1% 0.9%
2017-09-08 09:00 AM Inflation Rate YoY 0.9% 1.0% 1.1% 1.2%
2017-10-10 09:00 AM Inflation Rate YoY 1.0% 0.9% 1.1% 1.1%
2017-11-09 10:00 AM Inflation Rate YoY 1.0% 1.10%
2017-12-08 10:00 AM Inflation Rate YoY 1.10%


Greece Prices Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Inflation Rate 1.00 0.90 33.70 -2.90 percent [+]
Consumer Price Index CPI 106.45 104.48 111.34 1.14 Index Points [+]
Harmonised Consumer Prices 101.93 100.77 104.67 58.92 Index Points [+]
Core Consumer Prices 98.50 100.50 105.30 96.90 Index Points [+]
Core Inflation Rate 0.50 0.20 3.13 -16.39 percent [+]
GDP Deflator 95.34 95.11 100.80 58.61 Index Points [+]
Producer Prices 100.40 99.60 114.60 76.10 Index Points [+]
Producer Prices Change 4.10 3.00 15.57 -11.40 percent [+]
Import Prices 95.53 95.53 115.00 1.12 Index Points [+]
CPI Housing Utilities 119.03 119.32 134.22 63.28 Index Points [+]
CPI Transportation 120.64 122.31 129.60 76.55 Index Points [+]
Food Inflation -1.10 -1.50 12.85 -3.00 percent [+]
Inflation Rate Mom 1.90 -0.40 5.98 -2.08 percent [+]


Greece Inflation Rate

In Greece, the most important categories in the consumer price index are: food and non-alcoholic beverages (17 percent of total weight); transport (13 percent); housing (12 percent) and hotels, coffee shops and restaurants (11 percent). The index also includes: clothing and footwear (9 percent); health (7 percent); furnishing and household equipment (7 percent); recreation and culture (5 percent); communication (5 percent). Education, alcoholic beverages, tobacco and other goods and services account for the remaining 14 percent of total weight. This page provides the latest reported value for - Greece Inflation Rate - plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. Greece Inflation Rate - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on October of 2017.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
1.00 0.90 33.70 -2.90 1960 - 2017 percent Monthly




inflation rate by Country

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Australia 1.90 Jun/17
Brazil 2.54 Sep/17
Canada 1.40 Aug/17
China 1.60 Sep/17
Euro Area 1.50 Sep/17
France 1.00 Sep/17
Germany 1.80 Sep/17
India 3.28 Sep/17
Indonesia 3.72 Sep/17
Italy 1.10 Sep/17
Japan 0.70 Aug/17
Mexico 6.35 Sep/17
Netherlands 1.50 Sep/17
Russia 3.00 Sep/17
South Korea 2.10 Sep/17
Spain 1.80 Sep/17
Switzerland 0.70 Sep/17
Turkey 11.20 Sep/17
United Kingdom 3.00 Sep/17
United States 2.20 Sep/17