El Salvador Inflation Rate

The inflation rate in El Salvador was recorded at 0.41 percent in March of 2014. Inflation Rate in El Salvador is reported by the Dirección General de Estadística y Censos - DIGESTYC. Inflation Rate in El Salvador averaged 3.90 Percent from 1994 until 2014, reaching an all time high of 12.20 Percent in January of 1996 and a record low of -1.60 Percent in October of 2009. In El Salvador, the inflation rate measures a broad rise or fall in prices that consumers pay for a standard basket of goods. This page provides - El Salvador Inflation Rate - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. 2014-04-23

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Forecast Dates Unit Frequency
0.41 0.61 12.20 -1.60 0.89 | 2014/06 1994 - 2014 Percent Monthly
2009=100

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El Salvador Inflation Rate
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CALENDAR GMT Country Event Reference Actual Previous Consensus Forecast
2013-12-09 05:00 PM El Salvador
Inflation Rate YoY
Nov 2013 0.8% 0.5% 0.57%
2014-02-10 04:30 PM El Salvador
Inflation Rate YoY
Jan 2014 0.85% 0.79% 0.77%
2014-03-07 09:00 PM El Salvador
Inflation Rate YoY
Feb 2014 0.61% 0.85% 0.63%
2014-04-08 12:00 AM El Salvador
Inflation Rate YoY
Mar 2014 0.41% 0.61% 0.25%
2014-05-08 10:00 PM El Salvador
Inflation Rate YoY
Apr 2014 0.41% 1.09%
2014-06-06 10:00 PM El Salvador
Inflation Rate YoY
May 2014 1.21%
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Prices Last Previous Highest Lowest Forecast Unit
Consumer Price Index (CPI) 109.99 2014-03-15 109.72 109.99 48.44 110.17 2014-06-30 Index Points [+]
Export Prices 119.54 2014-02-15 119.87 123.72 87.28 119.55 2014-06-30 Index Points [+]
Import Prices 164.78 2014-02-15 164.19 169.41 88.21 164.28 2014-06-30 Index Points [+]
Producer Prices 174.46 2014-02-15 174.51 183.94 95.92 176.24 2014-06-30 Index Points [+]
Inflation Rate 0.41 2014-03-31 0.61 12.20 -1.60 0.89 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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El Salvador Consumer Spending at 8946.90 USD Million  
Consumer Spending in El Salvador increased to 8946.90 USD Million in 2013 from 8915.90 USD Million in 2012. Consumer Spending in El Salvador is reported by the Central Reserve Bank of El Salvador.
El Salvador Consumer Price Index (CPI) at 109.99 Index Points  
Consumer Price Index (CPI) in El Salvador increased to 109.99 Index Points in March of 2014 from 109.72 Index Points in February of 2014. Consumer Price Index (CPI) in El Salvador is reported by the Digestyc, El Salvador.
El Salvador Changes in Inventories at 0.00 USD Million  
Changes in Inventories in El Salvador remained unchanged at 0 USD Million in 2013 from 0 USD Million in 2012. Changes in Inventories in El Salvador is reported by the Central Reserve Bank of El Salvador.
El Salvador Capital Flows at 426.10 USD Million  
Capital Flows in El Salvador increased to 426.10 USD Million in the third quarter of 2013 from 37.60 USD Million in the second quarter of 2013. Capital Flows in El Salvador is reported by the Central Reserve Bank of El Salvador.
El Salvador Export Prices at 119.54 Index Points  
Export Prices in El Salvador decreased to 119.54 Index Points in February of 2014 from 119.87 Index Points in January of 2014. Export Prices in El Salvador is reported by the The Central Reserve Bank of El Salvador.
El Salvador GDP Constant Prices at 2432.40 USD Million  
GDP Constant Prices in El Salvador increased to 2432.40 USD Million in the fourth quarter of 2013 from 2399.60 USD Million in the third quarter of 2013. GDP Constant Prices in El Salvador is reported by the Central Reserve Bank of El Salvador.
El Salvador Government Budget Value at -441.50 USD Million  
El Salvador recorded a government budget deficit of 441.50 USD Million in 2013. Government Budget Value in El Salvador is reported by the Central Reserve Bank of El Salvador.
El Salvador Government Spending at 820.40 USD Million  
Government Spending in El Salvador increased to 820.40 USD Million in 2013 from 773.80 USD Million in 2012. Government Spending in El Salvador is reported by the Central Reserve Bank of El Salvador.
El Salvador Gross Fixed Capital Formation at 1761.90 USD Million  
Gross Fixed Capital Formation in El Salvador increased to 1761.90 USD Million in 2013 from 1606.20 USD Million in 2012. Gross Fixed Capital Formation in El Salvador is reported by the Central Reserve Bank of El Salvador.
El Salvador Import Prices at 164.78 Index Points  
Import Prices in El Salvador increased to 164.78 Index Points in February of 2014 from 164.19 Index Points in January of 2014. Import Prices in El Salvador is reported by the The Central Reserve Bank of El Salvador.
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