The inflation rate in Sierra Leone was recorded at 17.46 percent in December of 2018. Inflation Rate in Sierra Leone averaged 28.76 percent from 1986 until 2018, reaching an all time high of 255.56 percent in April of 1987 and a record low of -39.84 percent in November of 2009.

Inflation Rate in Sierra Leone is expected to be 12.00 percent by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Inflation Rate in Sierra Leone to stand at 12.00 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Sierra Leone Inflation Rate is projected to trend around 12.00 percent in 2020, according to our econometric models.

Sierra Leone Inflation Rate
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Sierra Leone Prices Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Inflation Rate 17.46 18.14 255.56 -39.84 percent [+]
Food Inflation 16.22 17.32 22.30 4.04 percent [+]
Cpi Housing Utilities 210.10 207.60 210.10 90.70 Index Points [+]
CPI Transportation 226.30 223.80 226.30 93.97 Index Points [+]
Consumer Price Index Cpi 253.90 251.00 279.15 97.54 Index Points [+]
Inflation Rate Mom 1.13 1.20 4.20 -37.60 percent [+]

Sierra Leone Inflation Rate

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

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
17.46 18.14 255.56 -39.84 1986 - 2018 percent Monthly
2008=100, NSA

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Australia 1.80 Dec/18
Brazil 3.78 Jan/19
Canada 2.00 Dec/18
China 1.70 Jan/19
Euro Area 1.40 Jan/19
France 1.20 Jan/19
Germany 1.40 Jan/19
India 2.05 Jan/19
Indonesia 2.82 Jan/19
Italy 0.90 Jan/19
Japan 0.30 Dec/18
Mexico 4.37 Jan/19
Netherlands 2.20 Jan/19
Russia 5.00 Jan/19
Saudi Arabia 2.20 Dec/18
Singapore 0.50 Dec/18
South Africa 4.50 Dec/18
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Spain 1.00 Jan/19
Switzerland 0.60 Jan/19
Turkey 20.35 Jan/19
United Kingdom 1.80 Jan/19
United States 1.60 Jan/19