United Arab Emirates Inflation Rate  1990-2017 | Data | Chart | Calendar

Consumer prices in the United Arab Emirates went up 1.9 percent year-on-year in May 2017, easing from a 2.2 percent increase in the previous month. It was the lowest inflation rate since December last year, as prices rose at a slower pace for housing and utilities (1.5 percent from 1.6 percent in April) and transport (3.4 percent from 6.6 percent). Meanwhile, cost of food rebounded 1.2 percent after falling by 0.5 percent in April. On a monthly basis, prices were unchanged. Inflation Rate in the United Arab Emirates averaged 2.18 percent from 1990 until 2017, reaching an all time high of 12.30 percent in December of 2008 and a record low of -0.40 percent in October of 2009.

United Arab Emirates Inflation Rate
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Calendar GMT Actual Previous Consensus Forecast (i)
2017-05-04 09:35 AM Mar 3% 2.7% 3%
2017-05-24 01:00 PM Apr 2.2% 3% 2.7%
2017-06-22 09:30 AM May 1.9% 2.2% 1.9%
2017-07-27 11:20 AM Jun 1.9% 2.7%
2017-09-08 09:30 AM Jul 2.5%
2017-10-10 07:00 AM Aug 2.6%




United Arab Emirates Prices Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Inflation Rate 1.90 2.20 12.30 -0.40 percent [+]
Consumer Price Index CPI 107.36 107.78 107.78 89.17 Index Points [+]
Food Inflation -0.50 -0.40 8.66 -2.32 percent [+]
Inflation Rate Mom 0.00 -0.40 1.34 -0.84 percent [+]
Cpi Housing Utilities 114.04 114.10 114.67 96.24 Index Points [+]
Cpi Transportation 100.85 104.30 111.46 85.03 [+]


United Arab Emirates Inflation Rate Notes

In United Arab Emirates, the main components of the consumer price index are: Housing (34.1 percent of the total weight); Food and Soft Drinks (14.3 percent) and Transportation (14.6 percent). Education accounts for 7.7 percent; Miscellaneous Goods and Services for 6.3 percent; Furniture and Household Goods for 5.6 percent and Communications for 5.4 percent. Others include: Restaurants and Hotels (4 percent); Recreation and Culture (3.2 percent); Textiles, Clothing and Footwear (3.2 percent); Medical Care (1.4 percent) and Beverages and Tobacco (0.3 percent). The national index has a base of 100 as of 2014. . This page provides the latest reported value for - United Arab Emirates Inflation Rate - plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. United Arab Emirates Inflation Rate - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on June of 2017.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
1.90 2.20 12.30 -0.40 1990 - 2017 percent Monthly
2014=100



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