Brazil Inflation Rate 1980-2015 | Data | Chart | Calendar | Forecast

The inflation rate in Brazil surged to 9.56 percent in July of 2015. It is the highest level since November 2003. Inflation Rate in Brazil averaged 382.57 percent from 1980 until 2015, reaching an all time high of 6821.31 percent in April of 1990 and a record low of 1.65 percent in December of 1998. Inflation Rate in Brazil is reported by the Instituto Brasileiro de Geografia e Estatística (IBGE).

Brazil Inflation Rate
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Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
9.56 8.89 6821.31 1.65 1980 - 2015 percent Monthly
In Brazil, the components of the Consumer Price Index are: food and beverages, transport, housing, household goods, health care, personal expenses, clothing, communication and education. Data is collected in the Metropolitan Areas of São Paulo, Rio de Janeiro, Belo Horizonte, Porto Alegre, Belém, Fortaleza, Recife, Salvador and Curitiba and in the cities of Goiânia and Brasília. This page provides - Brazil Inflation Rate - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Content for - Brazil Inflation Rate - was last refreshed on Friday, August 28, 2015.


Calendar GMT Reference Actual Previous Consensus Forecast (i)
2015-06-10 01:00 PM May 8.47% 8.17% 8.32% 8.25%
2015-07-08 01:00 PM Jun 8.89% 8.5% 8.94% 8.6%
2015-08-07 01:00 PM Jul 9.56% 8.89% 9.52% 9.1%
2015-09-10 01:00 PM Aug 9.56% 9.71%
2015-10-07 01:00 PM Sep 9.92%
2015-11-06 11:00 AM Oct 9.39%


Brazil's Annual Inflation Rate Highest Since November 2003


Consumer prices in Brazil increased 9.56 percent year-on-year in July of 2015. It is the fifth consecutive month with inflation rate above 8 percent.

Month-on-month, the prices increased 0.62 percent, easing from 0.79 rise reported in the previous month. The biggest increases were reported for housing (+1.52 percent, +0.86 percent in June), Household articles (+0.86 percent, +0.72 percent in June), Health and personal care (+0.84 percent, +0.91 percent in June), and Food and beverages (+0.65 percent, +0.63 percent in June). Only the cost of Apparel decreased (-0.31 percent).

IBGE | anna@tradingeconomics.com
8/7/2015 1:15:36 PM


Recent Releases

Brazil Inflation Rate Keeps Rising
Consumer prices in Brazil increased 8.89 percent year-on-year in June of 2015. The inflation rate accelerated for the sixth straight month to a new 11-1/2-year high.
Published on 2015-07-08

Brazil Inflation Rate at 11-1/2-Year High
Consumer prices in Brazil increased 8.47 percent year-on-year in May of 2015. The inflation rate accelerated for the fifth straight month, reaching the highest value since December of 2003.
Published on 2015-06-10

Brazil Inflation Rate Edges Up in April
Consumer prices in Brazil increased 8.17 percent year-on-year in April of 2015, following a 8.13 percent rise in the previous month. It is the fourth consecutive month the inflation stays well above central bank's upper-limit target of 6.5 percent.
Published on 2015-05-08

Brazil Inflation Rate At 12-Year High
Consumer prices in Brazil rose 8.13 percent year-on-year in March of 2015, up from 7.7 percent in February, as energy cost surged after the government introduced higher taxes and fees. It is the highest rate since December of 2003 when it reached 9.3 percent.
Published on 2015-04-08


Brazil Prices Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Inflation Rate 9.56 8.89 6821.31 1.65 percent [+]
Inflation Rate Mom 0.62 0.79 82.39 -0.51 percent [+]
Consumer Price Index CPI 4337.11 4310.39 4337.11 0.00 Index Points [+]
Core Inflation Rate 9.17 8.61 9.17 4.85 percent [+]
GDP Deflator 6.90 6.51 2736.97 4.24 percent [+]
Producer Prices 618.84 615.08 618.84 0.00 Index Points [+]
Export Prices 124.02 123.82 187.34 65.75 Index Points [+]
Import Prices 120.70 122.59 145.42 59.42 Index Points [+]
Food Inflation 10.48 9.60 5266.83 -1.71 percent [+]
Producer Prices Change 6.73 5.00 6719.66 -4.77 percent [+]


Inflation Rate Reference Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Australia 1.50 Jun/15 1.30 23.90 -1.30 percent [+]
Brazil 9.56 Jul/15 8.89 6821.31 1.65 percent [+]
Canada 1.30 Jul/15 1.00 21.60 -17.80 percent [+]
China 1.60 Jul/15 1.40 28.40 -2.20 percent [+]
Euro Area 0.20 Jul/15 0.20 5.00 -0.70 percent [+]
France 0.20 Jul/15 0.30 18.80 -0.70 percent [+]
Germany 0.20 Aug/15 0.20 11.54 -7.62 percent [+]
India 3.78 Jul/15 5.40 11.16 3.78 percent [+]
Indonesia 7.26 Jul/15 7.26 82.40 -1.17 percent [+]
Italy 0.20 Jul/15 0.20 25.64 -0.60 percent [+]
Japan 0.20 Jul/15 0.40 25.00 -2.52 percent [+]
Mexico 2.74 Jul/15 2.87 179.73 2.74 percent [+]
Netherlands 1.00 Jul/15 1.00 11.19 -1.30 percent [+]
Russia 15.60 Jul/15 15.30 2333.30 3.60 percent [+]
South Korea 0.70 Jul/15 0.70 32.50 0.20 percent [+]
Spain -0.40 Aug/15 0.10 28.43 -1.37 percent [+]
Switzerland -1.30 Jul/15 -1.00 11.92 -1.37 percent [+]
Turkey 6.81 Jul/15 7.20 138.71 -4.01 percent [+]
United Kingdom 0.10 Jul/15 0.00 8.50 -0.10 percent [+]
United States 0.20 Jul/15 0.10 23.70 -15.80 percent [+]