Germany Inflation Rate  1950-2016 | Data | Chart | Calendar | Forecast

Consumer prices in Germany are expected to increase by 0.4 percent on the year in August 2016, at the same pace as in the previous month while below market expectations of 0.5 percent. Inflation stays at the highest level since January, mainly boosted by rise in prices of food and services and cost of energy fell less than in July. On a monthly basis, consumer prices were flat. Inflation Rate in Germany averaged 2.41 percent from 1950 until 2016, reaching an all time high of 11.54 percent in October of 1951 and a record low of -7.62 percent in June of 1950. Inflation Rate in Germany is reported by the Federal Statistics Office.

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Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
0.40 0.40 11.54 -7.62 1950 - 2016 percent Monthly
In Germany, most important categories in the consumer price index are housing, water, electricity, gas and other fuels (31 percent of the total weight), transport (13 percent), recreation (12 percent) and food and non-alcoholic beverages (10 percent). The index also includes miscellaneous goods and services (7 percent), clothing and footwear (5 percent) and health (4 percent). The remaining 8 percent of the index is composed by: furnishing and household equipment, communications and accommodation and catering services. This page provides the latest reported value for - Germany Inflation Rate - plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. Germany Inflation Rate - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on August of 2016.


Calendar GMT Reference Actual Previous Consensus Forecast (i)
2016-07-28 12:00 PM Jul 0.4% 0.3% 0.3% 0.4%
2016-08-12 06:00 AM Jul 0.4% 0.3% 0.4% 0.4%
2016-08-30 12:00 PM Aug 0.4% 0.4% 0.5% 0.4%
2016-09-13 06:00 AM Aug 0.4% 0.4% 0.4%
2016-09-29 12:00 PM Sep 0.5%
2016-10-13 06:00 AM Sep

German Inflation Steady at 0.4% in August


Consumer prices in Germany are expected to increase by 0.4 percent on the year in August 2016, at the same pace as in the previous month while below market expectations of 0.5 percent. Inflation stays at the highest level since January, mainly boosted by rise in prices of food and services, and cost of energy fell less than in July. On a monthly basis, consumer prices were flat.

Year-on-year, prices of services are expected to grow 1.3 percent, compared to 1.4 percent in July, as cost of rents is expected to go up 1.2 percent, and food prices to increase 0.9 percent (from +1.1 percent). In contrast, prices of goods are expected to drop 0.6 percent, compared to a 0.7 percent fall in July, as cost of energy fell 5.9 percent  (from -7.0 percent in the previous month). 

On a monthly basis, consumer prices are expected to be flat, following a 0.3 percent gain in July and below market expectations of 0.1 percent increase.

The harmonised index of consumer prices is expected to increase by 0.3 percent from the previous year. Compared with July 2016, it is expected to fall by 0.1 percent. 

Destatis | Yekaterina Guchshina | yekaterina@tradingeconomics.com
8/30/2016 1:12:50 PM

Germany Prices Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Inflation Rate 0.40 0.40 11.54 -7.62 percent [+]
Inflation Rate Mom 0.00 0.30 2.65 -2.73 percent [+]
Consumer Price Index CPI 107.60 107.60 107.60 20.50 Index Points [+]
Harmonised Consumer Prices 100.60 100.70 100.70 75.50 Index Points [+]
Core Consumer Prices 107.70 107.30 107.70 69.80 Index Points [+]
Core Inflation Rate 1.31 1.32 6.29 0.19 percent [+]
Producer Prices 102.30 102.10 107.70 26.50 Index Points [+]
Producer Prices Change -2.00 -2.20 22.41 -7.79 percent [+]
Export Prices 104.10 103.90 105.60 38.00 Index Points [+]
Import Prices 97.90 97.80 110.00 41.10 Index Points [+]
Food Inflation 1.00 0.10 8.22 -3.09 percent [+]
Cpi Transportation 105.30 105.50 109.50 57.30 Index Points [+]




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