Sri Lanka Consumer Price Index (CPI) - Forecast

Consumer Price Index CPI in Sri Lanka is expected to be 127.12 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 Sri Lanka to stand at 131.17 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Sri Lanka Consumer Price Index (CPI) is projected to trend around 142.94 Index Points in 2020, according to our econometric models.


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Sri Lanka Prices Last Q4/18 Q1/19 Q2/19 Q3/19 2020
Inflation Rate 4.3 4.7 4.4 4.6 4.7 6
Consumer Price Index CPI 125 129 127 131 131 143
Core Consumer Prices 128 129 130 131 133 140
Core Inflation Rate 3.8 3.6 3.4 3.2 3.7 4.1
GDP Deflator 143 143 144 144 144 145
Producer Prices 133 139 141 145 140 152
Export Prices 152 151 134 143 124 148
Import Prices 138 139 140 141 141 151
Inflation Rate Mom -0.7 -0.8 0.2 0.5 0.6 1.2
Producer Prices Change 6.6 5.7 5.9 6.2 5.4 3.8
CPI Transportation 110 103 103 113 115 115
Food Inflation 2.3 8.6 6.4 6.1 5.9 6.9