Belgium Inflation Rate 1921-2017 | Data | Chart | Calendar | Forecast

Consumer prices in Belgium increased 2.07 percent year-on-year in November of 2017, edging up from a 2.00 percent gain in the previous month. Prices rose at a faster pace for food and non-alcoholic beverages (1.75 percent from 1.35 percent); transport (2.55 percent from 2.05 percent); housing and utilities (3.95 percent from 3.70 percent) and miscellaneous goods and services (1.67 percent from 1.45 percent). In contrast, inflation slowed for recreation and culture (1.08 percent from 1.47 percent) and communications (0.51 percent from 0.84 percent). On a monthly basis, consumer prices increased 0.13 percent, following a 0.29 percent rise in October. Inflation Rate in Belgium averaged 5.71 percent from 1921 until 2017, reaching an all time high of 222.81 percent in January of 1947 and a record low of -18.11 percent in October of 1921.

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Calendar GMT Actual Previous Consensus TEForecast
2017-09-28 10:00 AM Inflation Rate YoY 2.01% 1.90% 2.1%
2017-10-30 10:30 AM Inflation Rate YoY 2.00% 2.01% 2.1%
2017-11-29 11:00 AM Inflation Rate YoY 2.07% 2.00% 2.15%
2017-12-22 10:30 AM Inflation Rate YoY 2.07% 2.15%
2018-01-30 10:45 AM Inflation Rate YoY
2018-02-27 10:45 AM Inflation Rate YoY


Belgium Prices Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Inflation Rate 2.07 2.00 222.81 -18.11 percent [+]
Inflation Rate Mom 0.13 0.29 178.79 -5.20 percent [+]
Consumer Price Index CPI 105.55 105.41 105.55 11.65 Index Points [+]
Core Consumer Prices 103.52 103.79 104.34 74.93 Index Points [+]
Core Inflation Rate 1.30 1.50 3.80 -0.90 percent [+]
GDP Deflator 103.62 104.06 104.06 53.10 Index Points [+]
Producer Prices 111.70 110.00 114.30 72.20 Index Points [+]
Export Prices 113.79 116.75 147.41 85.35 Index Points [+]
Import Prices 116.41 110.26 153.62 81.20 Index Points [+]
Food Inflation 1.75 1.35 7.62 -1.37 percent [+]
Harmonised Consumer Prices 104.61 104.44 104.64 69.91 Index Points [+]
Producer Prices Change 5.56 6.36 15.01 -8.21 percent [+]
CPI Transportation 103.11 102.65 103.11 85.46 Index Points [+]


Belgium Inflation Rate

In Belgium, the most important category in the consumer price index is Housing and Utilities (17.6 percent of total weight). Food and Non-Alcoholic Beverages accounts for 16.4 percent; Transport for 15.9 percent; Recreation and Culture for 9.3 percent; Miscellaneous Goods and Services for 9 percent and Restaurants and Hotels for 7.8 percent. Furniture, Household Goods and Maintenance; Clothing and Footwear; Communication; Health; Alcoholic beverages and Tobacco and Education account for the remaining 24 percent of total weight. This page provides the latest reported value for - Belgium Inflation Rate - plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. Belgium Inflation Rate - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on December of 2017.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
2.07 2.00 222.81 -18.11 1921 - 2017 percent Monthly
2013=100




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