Albania Inflation Rate

The inflation rate in Albania was recorded at 2.20 percent in March of 2014. Inflation Rate in Albania is reported by the Instituti i Statistikave (INSTAT). Inflation Rate in Albania averaged 3.34 Percent from 1995 until 2014, reaching an all time high of 42.08 Percent in December of 1997 and a record low of -2.11 Percent in March of 2000. In Albania, the inflation rate measures a broad rise or fall in prices that consumers pay for a standard basket of goods. This page provides - Albania Inflation Rate - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. 2014-04-24

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Forecast Dates Unit Frequency
2.20 1.90 42.08 -2.11 1.04 | 2014/06 1995 - 2014 Percent Monthly
2007=100

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Albania Inflation Rate
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CALENDAR GMT Country Event Reference Actual Previous Consensus Forecast
2013-12-06 01:00 PM Albania
Inflation Rate YoY
Nov 2013 1.0% 1.7% 1.77%
2014-02-10 01:00 PM Albania
Inflation Rate YoY
Jan 2014 1.7% 1.9% 1.69%
2014-03-10 01:00 PM Albania
Inflation Rate YoY
Feb 2014 1.9% 1.7% 1.73%
2014-04-08 12:40 PM Albania
Inflation Rate YoY
Mar 2014 2.2% 1.9% 1.98%
2014-05-08 01:00 PM Albania
Inflation Rate YoY
Apr 2014 2.2% 1.12%
2014-06-09 01:00 PM Albania
Inflation Rate YoY
May 2014 1.14%
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Prices Last Previous Highest Lowest Forecast Unit
Consumer Price Index (CPI) 119.31 2014-03-15 118.72 119.31 93.90 117.73 2014-06-30 Index Points [+]
Inflation Rate 2.20 2014-03-31 1.90 42.08 -2.11 1.04 2014-06-30 Percent [+]
Inflation Rate Mom 0.49 2014-03-15 1.40 2.30 -1.20 -0.65 2014-06-30 Percent [+]
Producer Prices 113.20 2013-12-15 113.20 115.03 97.80 114.40 2014-06-30 Index Points [+]
Producer Prices Change 0.05 2013-12-15 0.06 7.88 -3.05 0.56 2014-06-30 Percent [+]
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Inflation Rate | Notes
The data given on this page shows an annual change in the Consumer Price Index. The CPI measures changes in the price level of consumer goods and services purchased by households. The CPI is calculated by taking price changes for each item in the predetermined basket of goods and services and averaging them. The items weight according to their importance. Depending on the country, the highest weights are usually given to the food, energy, housing, clothing, medical care, transportation and household equipment.


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Albania Unemployment Rate at 13.50 Percent  
Unemployment Rate in Albania decreased to 13.50 percent in the fourth quarter of 2013 from 16.90 percent in the third quarter of 2013. Unemployment Rate in Albania is reported by the Bank of Albania.
Albania Average Monthly Wages at 52600.00 ALL  
Wages in Albania remained unchanged at 52600 ALL in the fourth quarter of 2013 from 52600 ALL in the third quarter of 2013. Wages in Albania is reported by the Instituti i Statistikave (INSTAT).
Albania Balance of Trade at -18738.00 ALL Million  
Albania recorded a trade deficit of 18738 ALL Million in February of 2014. Balance of Trade in Albania is reported by the Instituti i Statistikave (INSTAT).
Albania Capital Flows at 88.59 EUR Million  
Capital Flows in Albania increased to 88.59 EUR Million in December of 2013 from 82.88 EUR Million in November of 2013. Capital Flows in Albania is reported by the Bank of Albania.
Albania Changes in Inventories at -43374.22 ALL Million  
Changes in Inventories in Albania decreased to -43374.22 ALL Million in 2008 from -25909 ALL Million in 2007. Changes in Inventories in Albania is reported by the Instituti i Statistikave (INSTAT).
Albania Consumer Price Index (CPI) at 119.31 Index Points  
Consumer Price Index (CPI) in Albania increased to 119.31 Index Points in March of 2014 from 118.72 Index Points in February of 2014. Consumer Price Index (CPI) in Albania is reported by the Instituti i Statistikave (INSTAT).
Albania Consumer Spending at 827011.51 ALL Million  
Consumer Spending in Albania increased to 827011.51 ALL Million in 2008 from 752963.82 ALL Million in 2007. Consumer Spending in Albania is reported by the Instituti i Statistikave (INSTAT).
Albania Current Account at -135.06 USD Million  
Albania recorded a Current Account deficit of 135.06 USD Million in December of 2013. Current Account in Albania is reported by the Bank of Albania.
Albania Employed Persons at 921.00 Thousand  
The number of employed persons in Albania decreased to 921 Thousand in the fourth quarter of 2013 from 971 Thousand in the third quarter of 2013. Employed Persons in Albania is reported by the Instituti i Statistikave (INSTAT).
Albania Exports at 20294.00 ALL Million  
Exports in Albania increased to 20294 ALL Million in February of 2014 from 17869 ALL Million in January of 2014. Exports in Albania is reported by the Instituti i Statistikave (INSTAT).
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