Inflation Rate in the United States is expected to be 2.40 percent by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Inflation Rate in the United States to stand at 2.40 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the United States Inflation Rate is projected to trend around 2.30 percent in 2020, according to our econometric models.


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United States Prices Last Q4/18 Q1/19 Q2/19 Q3/19 2020
Inflation Rate 2.5 2.4 2.3 2.6 2.4 2.3
Inflation Rate Mom 0.3 0.3 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.1
Consumer Price Index CPI 253 254 255 257 258 266
Core Consumer Prices 259 260 262 263 264 272
Core Inflation Rate 2.1 2.3 2.3 2.3 2.2 2.2
GDP Deflator 111 116 116 117 113 124
Producer Prices 117 118 119 120 120 125
Producer Prices Change 2.9 3 2.8 3.1 3.2 3.2
Export Prices 128 128 128 128 128 119
Import Prices 128 129 129 129 129 129
Food Inflation 1.2 1.6 1.5 1.7 1.9 2.1
CPI Housing Utilities 260 260 262 265 266 273
CPI Transportation 213 208 213 220 218 218
Core Pce Price Index 110 111 111 112 112 120
Core Producer Prices 116 116 117 118 118 123
Pce Price Index 109 117 109 110 110 121
Inflation Expectations 3 2.9 3.1 3.1 3 3.2