South Africa Consumer Price Index (CPI) - Forecast

Consumer Price Index CPI in South Africa is expected to be 109.30 Index Points by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Consumer Price Index CPI in South Africa to stand at 113.73 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the South Africa Consumer Price Index (CPI) is projected to trend around 122.94 Index Points in 2020, according to our econometric models.


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South Africa Prices Last Q4/18 Q1/19 Q2/19 Q3/19 2020
Inflation Rate 4.9 4.8 5.7 5.9 5.8 5.4
Inflation Rate Mom -0.1 0.5 0.7 0.43 0.43 0.4
Consumer Price Index CPI 108 110 110 114 115 121
Core Consumer Prices 108 109 112 113 114 109
Core Inflation Rate 4.2 4.4 5.2 5.3 5.4 5.5
Producer Prices 109 110 111 115 117 122
Producer Prices Change 6.3 6.6 6.7 6.7 6.3 5
Export Prices 151 151 151 152 151 151
Import Prices 142 142 142 142 142 142
Food Inflation 3.5 3.8 4 4 3.6 5.2
Inflation Expectations 5.59 5.58 5.65 5.66 5.63 5.63
CPI Housing Utilities 108 109 112 112 116 122
CPI Transportation 111 109 110 117 115 119