Consumer prices in Kenya went up 0.65 percent month-over-month in December 2018, following a 0.18 percent decrease in the previous month. Main upward pressure came from prices of: food & non-alcoholic beverages (1.05 percent vs -0.15 percent), such as tomatoes (13.17 percent) and carrots (8.86 percent) and transport (1.34 percent vs 0.81 percent), mainly on account of increase in local (7.44 percent) and international flight (0.63 percent) charges as well as bus (5.27 percent) and matatu fares (1.31 percent). Also, cost rebounded for housing & utilities (0.07 percent vs -1.24 percent), due to prices of charcoal (0.13 percent) and house rents (0.11 percent). Inflation Rate Mom in Kenya averaged 0.58 percent from 2010 until 2018, reaching an all time high of 3.20 percent in April of 2011 and a record low of -1.20 percent in June of 2017.

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Kenya Prices Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Inflation Rate 5.71 5.58 31.50 3.18 percent [+]
Consumer Price Index CPI 193.51 192.25 195.05 99.00 Index Points [+]
Food Inflation 2.54 1.70 26.20 -1.15 percent [+]
Inflation Rate Mom 0.70 -0.18 3.20 -1.20 percent [+]
Producer Prices 119.96 119.37 119.96 100.00 Index points [+]
Producer Prices Change 0.37 -0.04 6.77 -2.76 percent [+]


Kenya Inflation Rate MoM

Inflation Rate MoM measures month over month change in the price of goods and services. This page provides the latest reported value for - Kenya Inflation Rate MoM - plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. Kenya Inflation Rate MoM - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on January of 2019.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
0.70 -0.18 3.20 -1.20 2010 - 2018 percent Monthly
2009M2=100, NSA




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Argentina 2.60 Dec/18
Russia 0.80 Dec/18
Mexico 0.70 Dec/18
Indonesia 0.62 Dec/18
Australia 0.40 Sep/18
Singapore 0.20 Nov/18
South Africa 0.20 Nov/18
United Kingdom 0.20 Dec/18
Brazil 0.15 Dec/18
Germany 0.10 Dec/18
China 0.00 Dec/18
France 0.00 Dec/18
Italy -0.10 Dec/18
Netherlands -0.10 Dec/18
United States -0.10 Dec/18
Euro Area -0.20 Nov/18
Japan -0.20 Nov/18
Saudi Arabia -0.20 Nov/18
South Korea -0.30 Dec/18
Switzerland -0.30 Dec/18
Canada -0.40 Nov/18
Spain -0.40 Dec/18
Turkey -0.40 Dec/18
India -0.43 Dec/18


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