Uruguay Inflation Rate  1938-2017 | Data | Chart | Calendar | Forecast

Consumer prices in Uruguay increased 6.30 percent year-on-year in November of 2017, following a 6.04 percent rise in the previous month. It is the highest inflation rate in seven months, as prices advanced at a faster pace for: food and non-alcoholic beverages (3.91 percent compare to 2.62 percent in October), namely fruit, milk and meat and restaurants and hotels (7.44 percent compared to 7.29 percent). Meantime, prices rose at a softer pace for: clothing and footwear (2.61 percent compared to 2.85 percent); housing and utilities (8.35 percent compared to 8.39 percent); transport (6.28 percent compared to 6.97 percent); miscellaneous goods (5.53 percent compared to 5.59 percent); recreation and culture (5.53 percent compared to 5.72 percent) and health (8.67 percent compared to 8.80 percent). On a monthly basis, consumer prices went up 0.34 percent. Inflation Rate in Uruguay averaged 31.77 percent from 1938 until 2017, reaching an all time high of 182.86 percent in June of 1968 and a record low of -7.12 percent in February of 1950.

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Calendar GMT Actual Previous Consensus TEForecast
2017-10-04 05:10 PM Inflation Rate YoY 5.75% 5.45% 4.90%
2017-11-03 05:15 PM Inflation Rate YoY 6.04% 5.75% 6.00%
2017-12-05 05:20 PM Inflation Rate YoY 6.30% 6.04% 6.2%
2018-01-04 05:15 PM Inflation Rate YoY 6.30%
2018-02-03 05:45 PM Inflation Rate YoY
2018-03-03 05:10 PM Inflation Rate YoY


Uruguay Prices Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Inflation Rate 6.30 6.04 182.86 -7.12 percent [+]
Consumer Price Index CPI 173.39 172.81 173.39 0.00 Index Points [+]
Inflation Rate Mom 0.34 0.46 20.35 -5.50 percent [+]
Food Inflation 3.91 2.62 37.12 -1.82 percent [+]
GDP Deflator 239.25 239.56 239.56 98.74 Index Points [+]
CPI Housing Utilities 183.79 183.24 183.79 28.79 Index Points [+]
CPI Transportation 164.60 164.25 164.60 34.75 Index Points [+]


Uruguay Inflation Rate

In Uruguay, the most important categories in the CPI basket are Food and Non-Alcoholic Beverages (26.1 percent of the total weight) and Housing (13.7 percent). Transportation accounts for 10.1 percent; Health care for 7.71 percent; Restaurants and Accommodation Services for 7.70 percent; Recreation and Culture for 6.5 percent. Others include: Miscellaneous Goods and Services (6.3 percent); Furniture and Household Conservation Items (5.7 percent); Clothing and Footwear (5.4 percent); Alcoholic Beverages, Tobacco and Narcotics (4.3 percent); Communications (3.4 percent) and Education (3.1 percent). The CPI index has a base of 100 as of 2010. This page provides the latest reported value for - Uruguay Inflation Rate - plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. Uruguay Inflation Rate - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on December of 2017.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
6.30 6.04 182.86 -7.12 1938 - 2017 percent Monthly
2010=100




inflation rate by Country
Country Last
Australia 1.80 Sep/17
Brazil 2.80 Nov/17
Canada 1.40 Oct/17
China 1.70 Nov/17
Euro Area 1.50 Nov/17
France 1.20 Nov/17
Germany 1.80 Nov/17
India 4.88 Nov/17
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Italy 0.90 Nov/17
Japan 0.20 Oct/17
Mexico 6.63 Nov/17
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Russia 2.50 Nov/17
South Korea 1.30 Nov/17
Spain 1.70 Nov/17
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United Kingdom 3.10 Nov/17
United States 2.20 Nov/17