Bangladesh Inflation Rate

The inflation rate in Bangladesh was recorded at 7.48 percent in March of 2014. Inflation Rate in Bangladesh is reported by the Bangladesh Bureau of Statistics. Inflation Rate in Bangladesh averaged 6.63 Percent from 1994 until 2014, reaching an all time high of 12.71 Percent in December of 1998 and a record low of -0.02 Percent in December of 1996. In Bangladesh, the inflation rate measures a broad rise or fall in prices that consumers pay for a standard basket of goods. This page provides - Bangladesh Inflation Rate - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. 2014-04-17

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Forecast Dates Unit Frequency
7.48 7.44 12.71 -0.02 7.39 | 2014/04 1994 - 2014 Percent Monthly

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Bangladesh Inflation Rate
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CALENDAR GMT Country Event Reference Actual Previous Consensus Forecast
2013-03-06 06:00 AM Bangladesh
Inflation Rate YoY
Feb 2013 7.87% 7.38%
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Prices Last Previous Highest Lowest Forecast Unit
Consumer Price Index (CPI) 192.44 2014-01-15 190.17 192.44 51.99 193.86 2014-02-28 Index Points [+]
Export Prices 223.10 2012-06-30 208.50 223.10 78.90 224.51 2012-12-31 Index Points [+]
GDP Deflator 239.32 2013-06-30 224.46 239.32 126.35 240.52 2013-12-31 Percent [+]
Import Prices 318.20 2012-06-30 294.60 318.20 89.90 320.50 2012-12-31 Index Points [+]
Inflation Rate 7.48 2014-03-31 7.44 12.71 -0.02 7.39 2014-04-30 Percent [+]
Producer Prices 2180.00 2006-06-15 2082.00 2180.00 1233.00 2152.61 2006-07-31 Index Points [+]
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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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