The British public's expectations for inflation in a year's time rose to a five-year high of 3.2 percent in the fourth quarter of 2018 from 3 percent in the previous period. Expectations for inflation in two years' time eased back to 2.8 percent from 2.9 percent; while inflation in five years' time was seen at 3.5 percent, compared with 3.6 percent three months earlier. Inflation Expectations in the United Kingdom averaged 2.71 percent from 1999 until 2018, reaching an all time high of 4.40 percent in the third quarter of 2008 and a record low of 1.50 percent in the fourth quarter of 1999.

Inflation Expectations in the United Kingdom is expected to be 2.60 percent by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Inflation Expectations in the United Kingdom to stand at 2.30 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the United Kingdom Inflation Expectations is projected to trend around 2.20 percent in 2020, according to our econometric models.

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Calendar GMT Actual Previous Consensus TEForecast
2018-03-09 09:30 AM Consumer Inflation Expectations 2.9% 2.9% 2.9%
2018-06-08 08:30 AM Consumer Inflation Expectations 2.9% 2.9% 2.6%
2018-09-07 08:30 AM Consumer Inflation Expectations 3% 2.9% 2.7%
2018-12-07 09:30 AM Consumer Inflation Expectations 3.2% 3% 2.6%
2019-03-08 09:30 AM Consumer Inflation Expectations 3.2% 2.9%
2019-06-07 08:30 AM Consumer Inflation Expectations 2.4%
2019-09-06 08:30 AM Consumer Inflation Expectations 2.30%


United Kingdom Prices Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Inflation Rate 2.40 2.40 8.50 -0.10 percent [+]
Inflation Rate Mom 0.10 0.10 3.37 -0.94 percent [+]
Harmonised Consumer Prices 106.74 106.65 106.74 48.40 Index Points [+]
Consumer Price Index CPI 106.70 106.60 106.70 48.40 Index Points [+]
Core Consumer Prices 106.50 106.50 106.50 72.90 Index Points [+]
Core Inflation Rate 1.90 1.90 3.70 -0.10 percent [+]
GDP Deflator 104.22 103.70 104.22 4.24 Index Points [+]
Producer Prices Change 3.30 3.10 27.80 -1.90 percent [+]
Food Inflation 0.90 1.50 13.00 -3.30 percent [+]
Inflation Expectations 3.20 3.00 4.40 1.50 percent [+]
Producer Prices 115.10 114.70 115.10 8.10 Index Points [+]
Core Producer Prices 113.00 112.70 113.00 89.80 Index Points [+]
CPI Housing Utilities 105.80 105.20 105.80 31.70 Index Points [+]
CPI Transportation 110.80 111.20 113.30 40.40 Index Points [+]


United Kingdom Inflation Expectations

In the United Kingdom, inflation expectations measure consumers’ median expectation for price growth over the coming 12 months. . This page provides - United Kingdom Inflation Expectations- actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. United Kingdom Inflation Expectations - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on December of 2018.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
3.20 3.00 4.40 1.50 1999 - 2018 percent Quarterly
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