Taiwan Inflation Rate  1960-2017 | Data | Chart | Calendar | Forecast

Consumer prices in Taiwan increased 0.96 percent year-on-year in August of 2017, higher than a 0.77 percent rise in July but below market expectations of 1.12 percent. Main upward pressure came from cost of housing (1.09 percent compared to 0.9 percent in July); food (1.34 percent compared to 1.23 percent), led by vegetables, fish and seafood and meat; education and entertainment (0.36 percent compared to 0.29 percent); transport (0.93 percent compared to 0.04 percent) and miscellaneous goods and services (0.85 percent compared to 0.67 percent). On the other hand, prices fell faster for clothing (-1.29 percent compared to -0.08 percent). On a monthly basis, consumer prices rose 0.15 percent. Inflation Rate in Taiwan averaged 4.14 percent from 1960 until 2017, 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.

Taiwan Inflation Rate
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Calendar GMT Actual Previous Consensus TEForecast
2017-07-05 08:00 AM Inflation Rate YoY 1.00% 0.59% 0.87% 0.7%
2017-08-08 08:00 AM Inflation Rate YoY 0.77% 1.00% 0.9% 1%
2017-09-05 08:00 AM Inflation Rate YoY 0.96% 0.77% 1.12% 0.8%
2017-10-06 08:00 AM Inflation Rate YoY 0.96% 1.1%
2017-11-08 12:30 AM Inflation Rate YoY 0.3%
2017-12-06 12:30 AM Inflation Rate YoY 0.7%


Taiwan Prices Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Inflation Rate 0.96 0.77 61.47 -3.09 percent [+]
Consumer Price Index CPI 105.99 105.83 106.99 10.82 Index Points [+]
Core Consumer Prices 105.60 105.74 105.75 61.35 Index Points [+]
Core Inflation Rate 0.95 0.92 5.00 -1.90 percent [+]
GDP Deflator 104.68 110.52 119.75 21.56 Index Points [+]
Producer Prices 84.75 84.19 105.87 12.29 Index Points [+]
Export Prices 87.29 87.56 124.19 86.98 Index Points [+]
Import Prices 77.82 77.17 127.27 66.87 Index Points [+]
Food Inflation 1.34 1.23 15.85 -7.56 percent [+]
Producer Prices Change 1.03 -0.73 11.85 -13.99 percent [+]
CPI Housing Utilities 103.41 103.22 104.31 63.60 Index Points [+]
CPI Transportation 94.20 93.81 105.06 78.03 Index Points [+]
Inflation Rate Mom 0.15 0.21 15.18 -4.51 percent [+]


Taiwan Inflation Rate

In Taiwan, the consumer price index consists of 7 categories: Housing (27 percent of the total weight), Food (25 percent), Education and entertainment (17 percent), Transportation and communication (15.3 percent), Miscellaneous goods and services (8 percent), Medicines and medical care (5 percent) and Clothing (4 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 September of 2017.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
0.96 0.77 61.47 -3.09 1960 - 2017 percent Monthly




inflation rate by Country

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Australia 1.90 Jun/17
Brazil 2.46 Aug/17
Canada 1.20 Jul/17
China 1.80 Aug/17
Euro Area 1.50 Aug/17
France 0.90 Aug/17
Germany 1.80 Aug/17
India 3.36 Aug/17
Indonesia 3.82 Aug/17
Italy 1.20 Aug/17
Japan 0.40 Jul/17
Mexico 6.66 Aug/17
Netherlands 1.40 Aug/17
Russia 3.30 Aug/17
South Korea 2.60 Aug/17
Spain 1.60 Aug/17
Switzerland 0.50 Aug/17
Turkey 10.68 Aug/17
United Kingdom 2.90 Aug/17
United States 1.90 Aug/17