Cost of food in Tanzania increased 0.50 percent in February of 2019 over the same month in the previous year. Food Inflation in Tanzania averaged 9.85 percent from 2010 until 2019, reaching an all time high of 27.84 percent in January of 2012 and a record low of 0.40 percent in November of 2018.
Food Inflation in Tanzania is expected to be 5.00 percent by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Food Inflation in Tanzania to stand at 5.50 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Tanzania Food Inflation is projected to trend around 5.00 percent in 2020, according to our econometric models.