Bulgaria Inflation Rate

The inflation rate in Bulgaria was recorded at -2.30 percent in March of 2014. Inflation Rate in Bulgaria is reported by the National Statistical Institute, Bulgaria. Inflation Rate in Bulgaria averaged 81.29 Percent from 1996 until 2014, reaching an all time high of 2019.50 Percent in March of 1997 and a record low of -2.60 Percent in February of 2014. In Bulgaria, the inflation rate measures a broad rise or fall in prices that consumers pay for a standard basket of goods. This page provides - Bulgaria Inflation Rate - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. 2014-04-24

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Forecast Dates Unit Frequency
-2.30 -2.60 2019.50 -2.60 2.35 | 2014/06 1996 - 2014 Percent Monthly
1995=100, NSA

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Bulgaria Inflation Rate
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CALENDAR GMT Country Event Reference Actual Previous Consensus Forecast
2014-01-14 09:00 AM Bulgaria
Inflation Rate YoY
Dec 2013 -1.6% -1.5% 0.01%
2014-02-14 09:00 AM Bulgaria
Inflation Rate YoY
Jan 2014 -2.2% -1.6% -1.46%
2014-03-13 09:00 AM Bulgaria
Inflation Rate YoY
Feb 2014 -2.6% -2.2% -1.25%
2014-04-14 09:00 AM Bulgaria
Inflation Rate YoY
Mar 2014 -2.3% -2.6% -1.03%
2014-05-13 09:00 AM Bulgaria
Inflation Rate YoY
Apr 2014 -2.3% -1.71%
2014-06-12 09:00 AM Bulgaria
Inflation Rate YoY
May 2014 -1.08%
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Prices Last Previous Highest Lowest Forecast Unit
Consumer Price Index (CPI) 6561.09 2014-03-15 6576.41 6752.95 1.51 6527.05 2014-06-30 Index Points [+]
Export Prices 93.50 2013-11-15 95.10 116.80 84.10 87.10 2014-06-30 Index Points [+]
Harmonised Consumer Prices 143.16 2014-03-15 143.57 145.39 143.16 144.36 2014-06-30 Index Points [+]
Import Prices 96.80 2013-11-15 95.80 112.40 89.30 92.65 2014-06-30 Index Points [+]
Inflation Rate Mom -0.20 2014-03-31 -0.40 242.35 -3.53 -5.11 2014-06-30 Percent [+]
Inflation Rate -2.30 2014-03-31 -2.60 2019.50 -2.60 2.35 2014-06-30 Percent [+]
Producer Prices 112.10 2014-02-15 112.20 116.88 56.64 111.87 2014-06-30 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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Bulgaria Balance of Trade at -391.30 Million BGL  
Bulgaria recorded a trade deficit of 391.30 Million BGL in February of 2014. Balance of Trade in Bulgaria is reported by the National Statistical Institute, Bulgaria.
Bulgaria Current Account at -107.30 EUR Million  
Bulgaria recorded a Current Account deficit of 107.30 EUR Million in February of 2014. Current Account in Bulgaria is reported by the Bulgarian National Bank.
Bulgaria Capital Flows at 267.50 EUR Million  
Capital Flows in Bulgaria increased to 267.50 EUR Million in February of 2014 from 187.60 EUR Million in January of 2014. Capital Flows in Bulgaria is reported by the Bulgarian National Bank.
Bulgaria Capacity Utilization at 68.00 Percent  
Capacity Utilization in Bulgaria increased to 68 percent in the first quarter of 2014 from 67.70 percent in the fourth quarter of 2013. Capacity Utilization in Bulgaria is reported by the European Commission.
Bulgaria Consumer Confidence at -34.80  
Consumer Confidence in Bulgaria increased to -34.80 in the first quarter of 2014 from -40.70 in the fourth quarter of 2013. Consumer Confidence in Bulgaria is reported by the National Statistical Institute, Bulgaria.
Bulgaria Changes in Inventories at 112.33 BGN Million  
Changes in Inventories in Bulgaria increased to 112.33 BGN Million in the fourth quarter of 2013 from 36.27 BGN Million in the third quarter of 2013. Changes in Inventories in Bulgaria is reported by the National Statistical Institute, Bulgaria.
Bulgaria Construction Output at 5.40 Percent  
Construction output in Bulgaria increased 5.40 percent in February of 2014 over the same month in the previous year. Construction Output in Bulgaria is reported by the Eurostat.
Bulgaria Consumer Price Index (CPI) at 6561.09 Index Points  
Consumer Price Index (CPI) in Bulgaria decreased to 6561.09 Index Points in March of 2014 from 6576.41 Index Points in February of 2014. Consumer Price Index (CPI) in Bulgaria is reported by the National Statistical Institute, Bulgaria.
Bulgaria Employed Persons at 2931.60 Thousand  
The number of employed persons in Bulgaria decreased to 2931.60 Thousand in the fourth quarter of 2013 from 3012.90 Thousand in the third quarter of 2013. Employed Persons in Bulgaria is reported by the National Statistical Institute, Bulgaria.
Bulgaria Exports at 3221.60 Million BGL  
Exports in Bulgaria increased to 3221.60 Million BGL in February of 2014 from 3099.60 Million BGL in January of 2014. Exports in Bulgaria is reported by the National Statistical Institute, Bulgaria.
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