Ireland Inflation Rate  1976-2017 | Data | Chart | Calendar | Forecast

Irish consumer prices increased 0.5 percent year-on-year in November of 2017, easing from 0.6 percent in the previous month. Prices increased less restaurants and hotels and education and continued to fall for food. Inflation Rate in Ireland averaged 4.63 percent from 1976 until 2017, reaching an all time high of 23.15 percent in October of 1981 and a record low of -6.56 percent in October of 2009.

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Ireland Inflation Eases to 0.5% in November


Irish consumer prices increased 0.5 percent year-on-year in November of 2017, easing from 0.6 percent in the previous month. Prices increased less restaurants and hotels and education and continued to fall for food.


Year-on-year, prices advanced at a softer pace for restaurants and hotels (2.6 percent compared to 2.7 percent in October) and education (1.6 percent compared to 1.8 percent) and declined for food and non-alcoholic beverages (-1.2 percent, the same as in October). In addition, cost fell for miscellaneous goods and services (-0.9 percent compared to 0.3 percent); alcoholic beverages and tobacco (-0.2 percent compared to 1.2 percent); furnishings and household equipment (-3.4 percent compared to -3.6 percent) and clothing and footwear (-3.5 percent compared to -4.7 percent). On the other hand, prices rose at a faster pace for housing and utilities (3.7 percent compared to 3.1 percent); transport (0.9 percent compared to 0.6 percent) and health (1.2 percent compared to 0.9 percent).

Annual core inflation rate, which excludes energy and unprocessed food, declined to 0.1 percent from 0.4 percent in October.

On a monthly basis, consumer prices went down 0.2 percent compared to a 0.1 percent drop in October. The most significant monthly price changes were decreases in restaurants and hotels (-0.8 percent) and recreation and culture (-0.8 percent), while there were increases in clothing and footwear (2.0 percent) and transport (0.5 percent).

The harmonized index remained unchanged compared to the previous year and the previous month, at 0.5 percent and -0.1 percent respectively.

CSO | Stefanie Moya | stefanie.moya@tradingeconomics.com
12/14/2017 12:07:59 PM



Calendar GMT Actual Previous Consensus TEForecast
2017-10-12 10:00 AM Inflation Rate YoY 0.2% 0.4% 0.5%
2017-11-09 11:00 AM Inflation Rate YoY 0.6% 0.2% 0.2%
2017-12-14 11:00 AM Inflation Rate YoY 0.5% 0.6% 0.7%
2018-01-16 11:00 AM Inflation Rate YoY 0.5%
2018-02-15 11:00 AM Inflation Rate YoY
2018-03-15 11:00 AM Inflation Rate YoY


Ireland Prices Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Inflation Rate 0.50 0.60 23.15 -6.56 percent [+]
Inflation Rate Mom -0.20 -0.10 8.12 -1.68 percent [+]
Harmonised Consumer Prices 100.00 100.10 100.90 59.40 Index Points [+]
Consumer Price Index CPI 100.50 100.70 102.60 7.00 Index Points [+]
Core Consumer Prices 100.30 100.70 102.50 39.70 Index Points [+]
Core Inflation Rate 0.10 0.40 10.20 -6.10 percent [+]
GDP Deflator 99.78 102.29 102.41 63.89 Index Points [+]
Producer Prices 103.20 101.90 118.00 27.00 Index Points [+]
Export Prices 89.60 89.40 113.50 15.70 Index Points [+]
Import Prices 92.80 97.50 111.90 14.30 Index Points [+]
Producer Prices Change -2.30 -2.70 9.50 -3.80 percent [+]
CPI Housing Utilities 103.20 102.80 117.80 62.00 Index Points [+]
CPI Transportation 100.50 100.00 115.90 70.60 Index Points [+]
Food Inflation -1.20 -1.20 21.10 -8.10 percent [+]


Ireland Inflation Rate

In Ireland, the most important categories in the consumer price index are: housing, water, electricity, gas and other fuels (17 percent of total weight); transport (15 percent); restaurants and hotels (14 percent) and food and non-alcoholic beverages (11 percent). The index also includes: recreation and culture (8 percent); clothing and footwear (5 percent); alcoholic beverages and tobacco (5 percent); health (5 percent) and communications (4 percent). Furnishings, household equipment, education and other goods and services account for the remaining 16 percent. This page provides the latest reported value for - Ireland Inflation Rate - plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. Ireland Inflation Rate - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on December of 2017.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
0.50 0.60 23.15 -6.56 1976 - 2017 percent Monthly
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inflation rate by Country
Country Last
Australia 1.80 Sep/17
Brazil 2.80 Nov/17
Canada 1.40 Oct/17
China 1.70 Nov/17
Euro Area 1.50 Nov/17
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Germany 1.80 Nov/17
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