Afghanistan Inflation Rate
The inflation rate in Afghanistan was recorded at 5.60 percent in May of 2014. Inflation Rate in Afghanistan averaged 4.86 Percent from 2005 until 2014, reaching an all time high of 13.97 Percent in April of 2011 and a record low of -18.39 Percent in May of 2009. Inflation Rate in Afghanistan is reported by the Central Statistics Organization of Afghanistan.
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In Afghanistan, the Consumer Price Index (CPI) is divided into two main groups: Food Items, accounting for 61.3 percent of total CPI and Non-Food Items making up the remaining 38.7 percent. The most important food items are: bread and cereals (28 percent), meat (6 percent), milk, cheese and eggs (5.6 percent) and oil and fats (5.3 percent). The non-food items are mainly composed of: housing (17.2 percent), clothing (7.2 percent), household goods (7 percent), transportation (2.3 percent), and health (2 percent). This page provides - Afghanistan Inflation Rate - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news.