The annual inflation rate in Finland increased to 2.5 percent in September 2021 from 2.2 percent in the previous month. It was the highest inflation rate since October 2012, amid rising of both petrol and diesel prices. Prices rose faster for housing & utilities (4.6 percent vs 4.0 percent in August), transport (6.8 percent vs 6.6 percent) and food and non-alcoholic beverages (0.6 percent vs 0.5 percent), while those of furnishings rebounded (0.3 percent vs -1.0 percent).Prices continued to increase for recreation & culture (0.9 percent vs 0.9 percent), alcoholic beverages & tobacco (4.2 percent vs 4.3 percent) and education (0.3 percent vs 1.7 percent). In contrast, prices fell further for clothing & footwear (-2.0 percent vs -3.1 percent). On a monthly basis, consumer prices were up 0.3 percent in September, accelerating slightly from a 0.2 percent gain in the prior month. source: Statistics Finland
Inflation Rate in Finland averaged 4.58 percent from 1961 until 2021, reaching an all time high of 19.31 percent in January of 1975 and a record low of -1.54 percent in October of 2009. This page provides the latest reported value for - Finland Inflation Rate - plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. Finland Inflation Rate - data, historical chart, forecasts and calendar of releases - was last updated on October of 2021.
Inflation Rate in Finland is expected to be 1.50 percent by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. In the long-term, the Finland Inflation Rate is projected to trend around 1.20 percent in 2022 and 1.50 percent in 2023, according to our econometric models.