Angola Inflation Rate 2001-2014 | Data | Chart | Calendar | Forecast

The inflation rate in Angola was recorded at 6.98 percent in July of 2014. Inflation Rate in Angola averaged 40.52 Percent from 2001 until 2014, reaching an all time high of 241.08 Percent in January of 2001 and a record low of 6.89 Percent in June of 2014. Inflation Rate in Angola is reported by the Instituto Nacional de Estatística, Angola.

   
 
 

Angola Inflation Rate


Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
6.98 6.89 241.08 6.89 2001 - 2014 Percent Monthly
2011M12=100, NSA
In Angola, the Luanda Consumer Price Index (CPI) measures the change over time in the cost of a fixed basket of 240 goods and services. The most important components in the CPI are Food and Non Alcoholic Beverages (55.1 percent of total weight); Housing, Water, Electricity, Gas and Other Fuel (11.1 percent) and Clothing and Footwear (7 percent). Miscellaneous Goods and Services account for 6.9 percent of total index, Housing Equipment and Routine Maintenance of the House for 6.3 percent, Transport for 3.9 percent and Restaurants and Hotels for 3.2 percent. Health represents 2.5 percent of total weight, Alcoholic Beverages and Tobacco 2.3 percent, Recreation 1.6 percent and Education 0.01 percent. This page provides - Angola Inflation Rate - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Content for - Angola Inflation Rate - was last refreshed on Tuesday, September 30, 2014.


Angola Inflation Rate Edges Up in July


Angola’s annual inflation rate rose slightly to 6.98 percent in July of 2014 from 6.89 percent in the previous month.

On a monthly basis, prices increased 0.61 percent in July of 2014, from 0.57 percent recorded in June. The highest price increase in July was recorded for furniture, household equipment and maintenance (1.41 percent from 1.27 percent in June), followed by alcoholic beverages and tobacco (1.26 percent from 1.12 percent); hotels, cafés and restaurants (0.90 percent from 0.79 percent); food and non-alcoholic beverages (0.43 percent from 0.40 percent); housing, water, electricity, gas and other fuel (0.81 percent from 0.21 percent); and health (0.61 percent from 0.33 percent), 

In contrast, prices decelerated for clothing and footwear (1.31 percent from 1.35 percent); transport (0.36 percent from 0.66 percent); recreation and culture (0.26 percent from 0.39 percent). Prices remained unchanged for communications (0.0 percent) and education (0.0 percent).

In July of 2014, the highest consumer price index variation month-over-month was registered in Namibe (0.36 percent), followed by Huíla (0.31 percent); Huambo (0.25 percent); Benguela (0.20 percent); Cabinda (0.15 percent); and Cunene (0.14 percent).

Isabel Felino | isabel.felino@tradingeconomics.com
8/12/2014 4:56:54 PM


Recent Releases

Angola Inflation Rate Slightly Down
The annual inflation rate in Angola edged down to 6.89 percent in June of 2014, from 6.95 percent recorded in May, and compared with 9.19 percent a year ago. It is the lowest inflation rate on record. Published on 2014-07-23

Angola Inflation Rate Down to Record Low
Angola annual inflation rate eased slightly for the fourth straight month to 6.95 percent in May of 2014 from 7.22 percent in the previous month. It is the lowest rate on record. Published on 2014-06-12


Calendar GMT Country Event Reference Actual Previous Consensus Forecast
2014-05-19 10:00 AM Angola
Inflation Rate YoY
Apr 2014 7.22% 7.32% 7%
2014-06-12 11:50 AM Angola
Inflation Rate YoY
May 2014 6.95% 7.22% 7.09%
2014-08-12 04:00 PM Angola
Inflation Rate YoY
Jul 2014 6.98% 6.89% 6.58%
2014-09-15 10:30 AM Angola
Inflation Rate YoY
Aug 2014 7.05% 6.98% 6.36%
2014-10-12 03:00 PM Angola
Inflation Rate YoY
Sep 2014 7.05% 6.12%


Prices Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Inflation Rate 6.98 6.89 241.08 6.89 Percent [+]
Inflation Rate Mom 0.60 0.61 1.73 0.41 Percent [+]
Consumer Price Index CPI 146.30 145.40 145.40 0.00 Index Points [+]
Food Inflation 6.48 6.90 137.47 6.48 Percent [+]


Inflation Rate Reference Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Australia 3.00 Jun/14 2.90 23.90 -1.30 Percent [+]
Brazil 6.51 Aug/14 6.50 6821.31 1.65 Percent [+]
Canada 2.10 Aug/14 2.10 21.60 -17.80 Percent [+]
China 2.00 Aug/14 2.30 28.40 -2.20 Percent [+]
Euro Area 0.30 Sep/14 0.40 5.00 -0.70 Percent [+]
France 0.40 Aug/14 0.50 18.80 -0.70 Percent [+]
Germany 0.80 Sep/14 0.80 11.54 -7.62 Percent [+]
India 7.80 Aug/14 7.96 11.16 7.31 Percent [+]
Indonesia 3.99 Aug/14 4.53 82.40 -1.17 Percent [+]
Italy -0.10 Sep/14 -0.10 25.64 -2.44 Percent [+]
Japan 3.30 Aug/14 3.40 25.00 -2.52 Percent [+]
Mexico 4.15 Aug/14 4.07 179.73 2.91 Percent [+]
Netherlands 1.00 Aug/14 0.89 11.19 -1.30 Percent [+]
Russia 7.60 Aug/14 7.50 2333.30 3.60 Percent [+]
South Korea 1.40 Aug/14 1.60 32.50 0.20 Percent [+]
Spain -0.20 Sep/14 -0.50 28.43 -1.37 Percent [+]
Switzerland 0.10 Aug/14 0.00 11.92 -1.37 Percent [+]
Turkey 9.54 Aug/14 9.32 138.71 -4.01 Percent [+]
United Kingdom 1.50 Aug/14 1.60 8.50 0.50 Percent [+]
United States 1.70 Aug/14 2.00 23.70 -15.80 Percent [+]





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