Portugal Inflation Rate  1961-2017 | Data | Chart | Calendar | Forecast

Consumer prices in Portugal increased 1.1 percent year-on-year in August of 2017, above 0.9 percent in July and reaching the highest in three months. A rise in transport prices was the main driver of the increase in the CPI. Core inflation which excludes food and energy increased to 1.3 percent from 1 percent in July. Inflation Rate in Portugal averaged 8.74 percent from 1961 until 2017, reaching an all time high of 53.90 percent in May of 1977 and a record low of -1.60 percent in June of 2009.

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Portugal Inflation Rate Rises to 1.1%


Consumer prices in Portugal increased 1.1 percent year-on-year in August of 2017, above 0.9 percent in July and reaching the highest in three months. A rise in transport prices was the main driver of the increase in the CPI. Core inflation which excludes food and energy increased to 1.3 percent from 1 percent in July.

Year-on-year, prices rose faster for food and nonalcoholic beverages (0.37 percent compared to 0.31 percent); transport (1.73 percent compared to 1.09 percent); housing and utilities (0.65 percent compared to 0.51 percent); miscellaneous goods and services (1.12 percent compared to 0.86 percent) and restaurants and hotels (3.91 percent compared to 3.68 percent). In addition, prices fell less for clothing and footwear (-1.7 percent compared to -1.9 percent).

On a monthyl basis, consumer prices were flat, following a 0.7 percent frop in July. 

The harmonized consumer price index increased 1.3 percent year-on-year and 0.2 percent from the previous month.

INE | Joana Taborda | joana.taborda@tradingeconomics.com
9/12/2017 10:35:55 AM



Calendar GMT Actual Previous Consensus TEForecast
2017-07-12 10:00 AM Inflation Rate YoY 0.9% 1.5% 1.2%
2017-08-10 10:00 AM Inflation Rate YoY 0.9% 0.9% 1%
2017-09-12 10:00 AM Inflation Rate YoY 1.1% 0.9% 1.1%
2017-10-12 10:00 AM Inflation Rate YoY 1.1% 0.70%
2017-11-13 11:00 AM Inflation Rate YoY 0.70%
2017-12-14 11:00 AM Inflation Rate YoY 0.70%


Portugal Prices Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Inflation Rate 1.10 0.90 53.90 -1.60 percent [+]
Inflation Rate Mom 0.00 -0.70 8.30 -5.60 percent [+]
Consumer Price Index CPI 102.06 102.05 103.39 1.09 Index Points [+]
Harmonised Consumer Prices 102.12 101.89 103.35 43.89 Index Points [+]
Core Consumer Prices 102.36 102.47 103.85 4.95 Index Points [+]
Core Inflation Rate 1.28 1.03 31.27 -0.57 percent [+]
Producer Prices 99.87 99.82 107.50 92.00 Index Points [+]
Producer Prices Change 2.50 2.20 7.80 -7.30 percent [+]
CPI Housing Utilities 105.40 105.30 105.90 4.59 Index Points [+]
CPI Transportation 98.99 98.37 101.63 3.31 Index Points [+]
Food Inflation 0.37 0.31 38.68 -6.33 percent [+]
GDP Deflator 1.30 0.60 4.50 -1.10 percent [+]


Portugal Inflation Rate

In Portugal, the inflation rate measures a broad rise or fall in prices that consumers pay for a standard basket of goods. The most important categories in the Portuguese consumer price index are Food and non-alcoholic beverages (20.8 percent of the total weight), Transport (14 percent), Miscellaneous Goods and Services (10.4 percent) and Housing, water, electricity, gas and other fuels (10.3 percent). Restaurants and Hotels account for 8.6 percent, Recreation and Culture for 7.2 percent and Clothing and Footwear for 6.9 percent. The index also includes: Health (6.3 percent) and Furnishings, household equipment and routine maintenance of the house (6.2 percent). Alcoholic beverages and tobacco, Communication and Education account for the remaining 9.4 percent. This page provides - Portugal Inflation Rate - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Portugal Inflation Rate - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on September of 2017.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
1.10 0.90 53.90 -1.60 1961 - 2017 percent Monthly
2012=100




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