Uganda Inflation Rate  1998-2017 | Data | Chart | Calendar | Forecast

Uganda consumer prices increased 5.3 percent year-on-year in September of 2017, following a 5.2 percent rise in the previous month. Prices advanced faster for housing and utilities (6.8 percent compared to 5.1 percent in August); miscellaneous goods and services (1.5 percent compared to 1.2 percent); education (7.8 percent compared to 7.7 percent) and furnishing (5.8 percent compared to 5.2 percent). Meantime, prices rebounded for transport (0.1 percent compared to -1.3 percent) and inflation was steady for health (1.2 percent). On the other hand, prices increased at a slower pace for restaurants and hotels (6 percent compared to 6.1 percent); recreation and culture (7.1 percent compared to 8.2 percent); clothing and footwear (1.2 percent compared to 3.7 percent) and furnishing (5.8 percent compared to 5.2 percent). On a monthly basis, consumer prices increased 1 percent. Inflation Rate in Uganda averaged 6.60 percent from 1998 until 2017, reaching an all time high of 24.50 percent in November of 2011 and a record low of -5.36 percent in November of 2001.

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Calendar GMT Actual Previous Consensus TEForecast
2017-07-31 10:50 AM Inflation Rate YoY 5.7% 6.4% 7.1%
2017-08-31 08:30 AM Inflation Rate YoY 5.2% 5.7% 7%
2017-09-29 08:20 AM Inflation Rate YoY 5.3% 5.2% 5%
2017-10-31 08:20 AM Inflation Rate YoY 5.3% 5.1%
2017-11-30 08:15 AM Inflation Rate YoY 5%
2017-12-29 08:30 AM Inflation Rate YoY 5.2%


Uganda Prices Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Inflation Rate 5.30 5.20 24.50 -5.36 percent [+]
Consumer Price Index CPI 168.90 167.30 169.00 101.90 Index Points [+]
Food Inflation 10.00 10.60 40.65 -11.22 percent [+]
Inflation Rate Mom 1.00 0.20 5.20 -2.10 percent [+]
Import Prices 132.41 132.65 208.65 64.95 Index points [+]
Producer Prices 291.80 290.40 291.80 99.00 Index Points [+]
Producer Prices Change 4.51 3.90 39.29 -6.79 percent [+]
Export Prices 180.14 172.64 225.35 60.13 Index points [+]
Core Consumer Prices 163.40 163.40 163.90 70.19 Index Points [+]
Core Inflation Rate 4.10 4.50 22.70 1.70 percent [+]


Uganda Inflation Rate

In Uganda, the inflation rate measures a broad rise or fall in prices that consumers pay for a standard basket of goods. This page provides - Uganda Inflation Rate - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Uganda Inflation Rate - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on October of 2017.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
5.30 5.20 24.50 -5.36 1998 - 2017 percent Monthly
2009/2010=100




inflation rate by Country

Last
Australia 1.90 Jun/17
Brazil 2.54 Sep/17
Canada 1.40 Aug/17
China 1.60 Sep/17
Euro Area 1.50 Sep/17
France 1.00 Sep/17
Germany 1.80 Sep/17
India 3.28 Sep/17
Indonesia 3.72 Sep/17
Italy 1.10 Sep/17
Japan 0.70 Aug/17
Mexico 6.35 Sep/17
Netherlands 1.50 Sep/17
Russia 3.00 Sep/17
South Korea 2.10 Sep/17
Spain 1.80 Sep/17
Switzerland 0.70 Sep/17
Turkey 11.20 Sep/17
United Kingdom 3.00 Sep/17
United States 2.20 Sep/17