Iraq Inflation Rate 2005-2014 | Data | Chart | Calendar | Forecast | News

The inflation rate in Iraq was recorded at 2.70 percent in August of 2014. Inflation Rate in Iraq averaged 14.58 Percent from 2005 until 2014, reaching an all time high of 76.55 Percent in August of 2006 and a record low of -6.37 Percent in October of 2009. Inflation Rate in Iraq is reported by the Central Bank of Iraq.

   
 
 

Iraq Inflation Rate


Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
2.70 2.30 76.55 -6.37 2005 - 2014 Percent Monthly
2007=100
In Iraq, the most important components of the Consumer Price Index (CPI) basket are: housing, water, electricity and LPG (31.3 percent of total weight) and food and non-alcoholic beverages (30.1 percent). Transportation accounts for 11.1 percent, clothes and footwear for 7.3 percent, house supplies, appliances and maintenance for 6.4 percent. The index also includes: miscellaneous services and goods (3.9 percent), communications (2.9 percent), health (2.3 percent), recreation and culture (1.6 percent), restaurants (1.4 percent), education (1 percent) and alcoholic, beverages and tobacco (0.7 percent). The index has a base of 100 as of 2007. This page provides - Iraq Inflation Rate - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Content for - Iraq Inflation Rate - was last refreshed on Tuesday, October 21, 2014.

Calendar GMT Country Event Reference Actual Previous Consensus Forecast
2013-08-15 03:00 PM Iraq
Inflation Rate YoY
Jun 2013 2.3% 1.1% 0.96%
2013-09-15 03:00 PM Iraq
Inflation Rate YoY
Jul 2013 2.5% 2.3% 1.56%
2013-11-18 08:40 AM Iraq
Inflation Rate YoY
Oct 2013 3.1% 0.3% 1.09%
2013-12-16 11:20 AM Iraq
Inflation Rate YoY
Nov 2013 2.7% 3.1% 0.6%


Iraq Prices Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Inflation Rate 2.70 2.30 76.55 -6.37 Percent [+]
Consumer Price Index CPI 145.90 144.80 147.00 119.70 Index Points [+]
Core Inflation Rate 2.10 2.10 107.04 -0.30 Percent [+]
Core Consumer Prices 146.90 146.90 146.90 119.10 Index Points [+]
Food Inflation 3.20 2.02 13.27 -3.78 Percent [+]