Cost of food in Jordan increased 3.60 percent in January of 2019 over the same month in the previous year. Food Inflation in Jordan averaged 2.86 percent from 1999 until 2019, reaching an all time high of 29.30 percent in September of 2008 and a record low of -15.31 percent in February of 2004.
Food Inflation in Jordan is expected to be 1.70 percent by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Food Inflation in Jordan to stand at 1.40 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Jordan Food Inflation is projected to trend around 2.00 percent in 2020, according to our econometric models.