Cost of food in Lesotho increased 12.90 percent in August of 2020 over the same month in the previous year. source: Central Bank of Lesotho
Food Inflation in Lesotho averaged 7.45 percent from 2003 until 2020, reaching an all time high of 18.72 percent in January of 2003 and a record low of 0.67 percent in December of 2003. This page provides - Lesotho Food Inflation - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Lesotho Food Inflation - values, historical data and charts - was last updated on March of 2021.
Food Inflation in Lesotho is expected to be 10.00 percent by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Food Inflation in Lesotho to stand at 6.50 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Lesotho Food Inflation is projected to trend around 7.00 percent in 2022 and 6.00 percent in 2023, according to our econometric models.