Taiwan Inflation Rate  1960-2018 | Data | Chart | Calendar | Forecast

Inflation rate in Taiwan eased to 1.31 percent year-on-year in June of 2018 from 1.64 percent in the previous month and below market consensus of 1.52 percent. It was the lowest inflation rate since January, as prices slowed for housing (0.92 percent from 1.15 percent in May) and fell for food (-0.12 percent from 1.78 percent). On the other hand, cost went up faster for transportation & communication (2.77 percent from 1.91 percent); education & entertainment (0.49 percent from 0.18 percent); miscellaneous goods & services (6.9 percent from 5.22 percent) and health (0.76 percent from 0.28 percent); and prices of clothing declined less (-0.42 percent from -0.52 percent). Annual core inflation, which excludes fruits, vegetables and energy went up to 1.3 percent from 0.95 percent in the prior month. On a monthly basis, consumer prices rose 0.43 percent, after a 0.26 percent decline in May. Inflation Rate in Taiwan averaged 4.10 percent from 1960 until 2018, reaching an all time high of 61.47 percent in March of 1974 and a record low of -3.09 percent in October of 1970.

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Calendar GMT Actual Previous Consensus TEForecast
2018-05-08 08:00 AM Inflation Rate YoY 1.98% 1.57% 1.7% 1.6%
2018-06-05 08:00 AM Inflation Rate YoY 1.64% 1.98% 2% 2%
2018-07-05 08:00 AM Inflation Rate YoY 1.31% 1.64% 1.52% 0.8%
2018-08-07 08:00 AM Inflation Rate YoY 1.31% 0.9%
2018-09-05 08:00 AM Inflation Rate YoY 1%
2018-10-05 08:00 AM Inflation Rate YoY 1%


Taiwan Prices Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Inflation Rate 1.31 1.64 61.47 -3.09 percent [+]
Consumer Price Index CPI 102.02 101.58 102.15 10.29 Index Points [+]
Core Consumer Prices 102.26 102.04 102.78 58.64 Index Points [+]
Core Inflation Rate 1.30 0.95 4.95 -1.85 percent [+]
GDP Deflator 104.97 109.83 119.75 21.56 Index Points [+]
Producer Prices 105.44 104.59 124.84 14.49 Index Points [+]
Export Prices 100.97 100.68 139.05 93.50 Index Points [+]
Import Prices 108.16 107.76 132.25 68.98 Index Points [+]
Food Inflation 1.79 2.69 15.86 -7.56 percent [+]
Producer Prices Change 6.65 5.61 11.85 -13.99 percent [+]
CPI Housing Utilities 102.59 101.33 102.74 62.59 Index Points [+]
CPI Transportation 103.48 103.09 113.13 83.72 Index Points [+]
Inflation Rate Mom 0.43 -0.26 14.61 -3.16 percent [+]


Taiwan Inflation Rate

In Taiwan, the consumer price index consists of 7 categories: Food (23.7 percent of the total weight), Housing (22.7 percent), Transportation & communication (15.3 percent), Education & entertainment (14.72 percent), Miscellaneous goods & services (14.67 percent), Clothing (4.6 percent) and Medicines & medical care (4.3 percent). This page provides the latest reported value for - Taiwan Inflation Rate - plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. Taiwan Inflation Rate - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on July of 2018.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
1.31 1.64 61.47 -3.09 1960 - 2018 percent Monthly




inflation rate by Country
Country Last
Australia 1.90 Mar/18
Brazil 4.39 Jun/18
Canada 2.50 Jun/18
China 1.90 Jun/18
Euro Area 2.00 Jun/18
France 2.00 Jun/18
Germany 2.10 Jun/18
India 5.00 Jun/18
Indonesia 3.12 Jun/18
Italy 1.30 Jun/18
Japan 0.70 Jun/18
Mexico 4.65 Jun/18
Netherlands 1.70 Jun/18
Russia 2.30 Jun/18
South Korea 1.50 Jun/18
Spain 2.30 Jun/18
Switzerland 1.10 Jun/18
Turkey 15.39 Jun/18
United Kingdom 2.40 Jun/18
United States 2.90 Jun/18


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