Spain Inflation Rate  1955-2017 | Data | Chart | Calendar | Forecast

Consumer prices in Spain increased 1.6 percent year-on-year in September of 2017, easing from 1.8 percent in the previous month and in line with the preliminary estimate. Prices rose at a slower pace for both transport and housing and utilities. Inflation Rate in Spain averaged 6.79 percent from 1955 until 2017, reaching an all time high of 28.43 percent in August of 1977 and a record low of -1.37 percent in July of 2009.

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Spain Inflation Rate Confirmed at 1.6% in October


Consumer prices in Spain increased 1.6 percent year-on-year in September of 2017, easing from 1.8 percent in the previous month and in line with the preliminary estimate. Prices rose at a slower pace for transport and housing and utilities.

Year-on-year, consumer prices advanced slower for transport (2.2 percent from 3.4 percent), particularly fuel; housing & utilities (2.2 percent from 2.9 percent); recreation & culture (1.5 percent from 1.8 percent); clothing & footwear (0.5 percent from 0.6 percent); health (0.5 percent from 0.8 percent); hotels, cafes & restaurants (2.1 percent from 2.3 percent), and communications (0.6 percent from 0.7 percent).
 
Prices went up at a faster pace for both food & non-alcoholic beverages (2.3 percent from 1.2 percent in September) and alcoholic beverages & tobacco (1.8 percent from 1.7 percent).  
Meantime, cost rose at the same pace for both miscellaneous goods & services (0.5 percent) and education (0.8 percent).
 
Annual core inflation, which strips out volatile food and energy prices, was 0.9 percent, compared to a 1.2 percenrt rise in September.
 
On a monthly basis, consumer prices went up 0.9 percent, accelerating from a 0.2 percent gain in the prior month.
 
The EU-harmonised index rose 1.7 percent compared to a year earlier in October, following a 1.8 percent increase in September and in line with preliminary estimate. Compared to the previous month, the index went up 0.6 percent, the same pace as in September and matching the preliminary estimate.
 
 

National Statistics Institute (INE) l Chusnul Ch Manan | chusnul@tradingeconomics.com
11/14/2017 8:58:56 AM



Calendar GMT Actual Previous Consensus TEForecast
2017-10-11 07:00 AM Inflation Rate YoY Final 1.8% 1.6% 1.8% 1.8%
2017-10-30 08:00 AM Inflation Rate YoY Prel 1.6% 1.8% 1.6% 1.9%
2017-11-14 08:00 AM Inflation Rate YoY Final 1.6% 1.8% 1.6% 1.6%
2017-11-29 08:00 AM Inflation Rate YoY Prel 1.6% 1.7%
2017-12-14 08:00 AM Inflation Rate YoY Final 1.6%
2017-12-29 08:00 AM Inflation Rate YoY Prel 1.60%


Spain Prices Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Inflation Rate 1.60 1.80 28.43 -1.37 percent [+]
Inflation Rate Mom 0.90 0.20 4.58 -1.90 percent [+]
Harmonised Consumer Prices 102.42 101.83 102.42 53.60 Index Points [+]
Consumer Price Index CPI 102.69 101.74 102.69 1.83 Index Points [+]
Core Consumer Prices 101.62 101.03 101.62 9.42 Index Points [+]
Core Inflation Rate 0.90 1.20 27.10 -0.10 percent [+]
Producer Prices 108.70 108.20 112.90 13.60 Index Points [+]
Producer Prices Change 2.80 3.50 24.60 -6.70 percent [+]
Export Prices 106.40 109.20 113.40 13.70 Index Points [+]
Import Prices 105.10 103.50 116.80 12.20 Index Points [+]
Food Inflation 2.30 1.20 7.20 -2.75 percent [+]
CPI Housing Utilities 104.55 103.11 107.89 66.03 Index Points [+]
CPI Transportation 104.34 104.32 110.76 71.87 Index Points [+]


Spain Inflation Rate

In Spain, the most important categories in the consumer price index are food and non-alcoholic beverages (20 percent of the total weight), transport (15 percent), housing and utilities (13 percent) and hotels, cafés and restaurants (12 percent). The index also includes: Recreation and culture (9 percent); miscellaneous goods and services (7 percent); and clothing and footwear (7 percent). Furnishings, household equipment and routine maintenance of the house; health; communications; alcoholic beverages and tobacco; and education account for the remaining 18 percent of total weight. This page provides the latest reported value for - Spain Inflation Rate - plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. Spain Inflation Rate - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on November of 2017.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
1.60 1.80 28.43 -1.37 1955 - 2017 percent Monthly
2011=100




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