Vietnam's annual core inflation, which excludes volatile items, went down to a three-month low of 1.95 percent in August 2019 from 2.04 percent in July. Core Inflation Rate in Vietnam averaged 1.68 percent from 2015 until 2019, reaching an all time high of 2.20 percent in April of 2015 and a record low of 1.18 percent in January of 2018.
Core Inflation Rate in Vietnam is expected to be 1.60 percent by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Core Inflation Rate in Vietnam to stand at 1.50 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Vietnam Core Inflation Rate is projected to trend around 1.70 percent in 2020, according to our econometric models.