Cost of food in South Sudan increased 50.90 percent in October of 2018 over the same month in the previous year. Food Inflation in South Sudan averaged 93.15 percent from 2008 until 2018, reaching an all time high of 1002.20 percent in October of 2016 and a record low of -17.77 percent in November of 2013.
Food Inflation in South Sudan is expected to be 60.00 percent by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Food Inflation in South Sudan to stand at 40.00 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the South Sudan Food Inflation is projected to trend around 15.00 percent in 2020, according to our econometric models.