South Africa Core Consumer Prices  Forecast


Core Consumer Prices in South Africa is expected to be 104.61 Index Points by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Core Consumer Prices in South Africa to stand at 105.38 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the South Africa Core Consumer Prices is projected to trend around 109.00 Index Points in 2020, according to our econometric models.


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South Africa Prices Last Q4/17 Q1/18 Q2/18 Q3/18 2020
Inflation Rate 5.1 4.5 4.7 5 5.1 5.1
Inflation Rate Mom 0.5 0.4 0.63 0.67 0.7 0.4
Consumer Price Index CPI 104 105 105 106 106 110
Core Consumer Prices 104 105 105 105 105 109
Core Inflation Rate 4.6 5.3 4.7 4.81 4.9 3.5
Producer Prices 103 139 102 101 101 144
Producer Prices Change 4.2 5.3 5.1 5.1 5 4.8
Export Prices 148 148 148 148 148 146
Import Prices 136 136 136 136 136 134
Food Inflation 5.5 5.5 5.4 5.2 5 6
CPI Housing Utilities 104 105 105 105 105 104
CPI Transportation 103 113 103 102 102 119