Cost of food in Senegal increased 3 percent in December of 2018 over the same month in the previous year. Food Inflation in Senegal averaged 2.65 percent from 2010 until 2018, reaching an all time high of 11.95 percent in May of 2011 and a record low of -4.65 percent in November of 2014.
Food Inflation in Senegal is expected to be 1.63 percent by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Food Inflation in Senegal to stand at 1.80 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Senegal Food Inflation is projected to trend around 2.40 percent in 2020, according to our econometric models.