Core consumer prices in Malaysia increased 0.70 percent in July of 2021 over the same month in the previous year. Main upward pressure came from furnishings, household equipment & routine household maintenance (1.7 percent), food & non-alcoholic beverages (1.1 percent), and transport (1.0 percent). source: Department of Statistics, Malaysia
Core Inflation Rate in Malaysia averaged 1.50 percent from 2016 until 2021, reaching an all time high of 3.60 percent in February of 2016 and a record low of -0.20 percent in July of 2018. This page provides - Malaysia Core Inflation Rate- actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Malaysia Core Inflation Rate - values, historical data and charts - was last updated on September of 2021.
Core Inflation Rate in Malaysia is expected to be 2.50 percent by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. In the long-term, the Malaysia Core Inflation Rate is projected to trend around 2.50 percent in 2022, according to our econometric models.