Vietnam Inflation Rate  1996-2017 | Data | Chart | Calendar | Forecast

Consumer prices in Vietnam rose 3.40 percent year-on-year in September of 2017, compared to a 3.35 percent increase in a month earlier and reaching the highest figure since April. Cost went up more for: housing (4.85 percent vs 4.23 percent in August); transport (5.69 percent vs 5.67 percent); medicine (42.39 percent vs 42.06 percent), and other goods & services (2.32 percent vs 2.25 percent). Cost increased less for : beverages, tobacco (1.45 percent vs 1.46 percent in August); culture, entertainment (0.66 percent vs 0.92 percent); garments (0.93 percent vs 1.02 percent); household appliances (0.98 percent vs 1.03 percent), and education (7.72 percent vs 9.96 percent). In contrast, cost fell for both food (-1.31 percent vs -1.36 percent) and posts and telecoms (-0.58 percent vs -0.61 percent). On a monthly basis, consumer prices rose 0.59 percent, following a 0.92 percent increase in a month earlier. Inflation Rate in Vietnam averaged 6.54 percent from 1996 until 2017, reaching an all time high of 28.24 percent in August of 2008 and a record low of -2.60 percent in July of 2000.

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Calendar GMT Actual Previous Consensus TEForecast
2017-07-29 02:00 AM Inflation Rate YoY 2.52% 2.54% 2.6%
2017-08-29 02:00 AM Inflation Rate YoY 3.35% 2.52% 2.8%
2017-09-28 01:50 PM Inflation Rate YoY 3.4% 3.35% 3.6%
2017-10-24 02:00 AM Inflation Rate YoY 3.4% 3.5%
2017-11-28 02:00 AM Inflation Rate YoY 3.6%
2017-12-26 02:00 AM Inflation Rate YoY 3.8%


Vietnam Prices Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Inflation Rate 3.40 3.35 28.24 -2.60 percent [+]
Consumer Price Index CPI 106.83 106.20 106.83 100.17 Index Points [+]
Core Inflation Rate 1.31 1.30 2.20 1.29 percent [+]
GDP Deflator 147.41 145.80 182.44 0.11 Index Points [+]
Export Prices 109.00 96.20 124.80 88.10 Index Points [+]
Import Prices 105.40 94.20 120.20 88.40 Index Points [+]
CPI Transportation 87.76 86.45 153.68 76.88 Index Points [+]
Food Inflation 1.33 0.66 74.29 -10.12 percent [+]
Inflation Rate Mom 0.59 0.92 3.91 -1.14 percent [+]
Producer Prices 99.30 100.59 121.35 98.66 Index Points [+]


Vietnam Inflation Rate

In Vietnam, the most important categories in the consumer price index are food and food and drink services (36.12 percent of total weight), housing and construction materials (15.73 percent), transport (9.37 percent), household appliances (7.1 percent) and clothing and footwear (6.37 percent). The index also includes: education (6 percent), health (5 percent), culture, entertainment and tourism (4.29 percent), beverages and tobacco (3.59 percent), miscellaneous goods and services (3.3 percent) and posts and telecoms (2.89 percent). This page provides the latest reported value for - Vietnam Inflation Rate - plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. Vietnam Inflation Rate - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on October of 2017.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
3.40 3.35 28.24 -2.60 1996 - 2017 percent Monthly




inflation rate by Country

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Australia 1.90 Jun/17
Brazil 2.54 Sep/17
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China 1.60 Sep/17
Euro Area 1.50 Sep/17
France 1.00 Sep/17
Germany 1.80 Sep/17
India 3.28 Sep/17
Indonesia 3.72 Sep/17
Italy 1.10 Sep/17
Japan 0.70 Aug/17
Mexico 6.35 Sep/17
Netherlands 1.50 Sep/17
Russia 3.00 Sep/17
South Korea 2.10 Sep/17
Spain 1.80 Sep/17
Switzerland 0.70 Sep/17
Turkey 11.20 Sep/17
United Kingdom 3.00 Sep/17
United States 2.20 Sep/17