The inflation rate in Lesotho was recorded at 5.40 percent in July of 2019. Inflation Rate in Lesotho averaged 7.38 percent from 2002 until 2019, reaching an all time high of 35.14 percent in October of 2002 and a record low of 2 percent in April of 2015.

Inflation Rate in Lesotho is expected to be 5.30 percent by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Inflation Rate in Lesotho to stand at 3.00 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Lesotho Inflation Rate is projected to trend around 3.40 percent in 2020, according to our econometric models.

Lesotho Inflation Rate
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Lesotho Prices Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Inflation Rate 5.40 5.60 35.14 2.00 percent [+]
Food Inflation 6.60 6.70 18.72 0.67 percent [+]
Cpi Housing Utilities 125.02 125.16 125.16 96.44 Index Points [+]
CPI Transportation 110.16 111.14 129.43 93.80 Index Points [+]
Consumer Price Index Cpi 113.70 113.60 113.70 50.89 Index Points [+]

Lesotho Inflation Rate

In Lesotho, the inflation rate measures a broad rise or fall in prices that consumers pay for a standard basket of goods. This page provides - Lesotho Inflation Rate - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Lesotho Inflation Rate - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on September of 2019.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
5.40 5.60 35.14 2.00 2002 - 2019 percent Monthly

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Argentina 53.60 Aug/19
Australia 1.60 Jun/19
Brazil 3.43 Aug/19
Canada 2.00 Jul/19
China 2.80 Aug/19
Euro Area 1.00 Aug/19
France 1.00 Aug/19
Germany 1.40 Aug/19
India 3.21 Aug/19
Indonesia 3.49 Aug/19
Italy 0.50 Aug/19
Japan 0.50 Jul/19
Mexico 3.16 Aug/19
Netherlands 2.80 Aug/19
Russia 4.30 Aug/19
Saudi Arabia -1.30 Jul/19
Singapore 0.40 Jul/19
South Africa 4.00 Jul/19
South Korea 0.00 Aug/19
Spain 0.30 Aug/19
Switzerland 0.30 Aug/19
Turkey 15.01 Aug/19
United Kingdom 2.10 Jul/19
United States 1.70 Aug/19