Kazakhstan Inflation Rate

The inflation rate in Kazakhstan was recorded at 6.20 percent in March of 2014. Inflation Rate in Kazakhstan is reported by the The National Bank of Kazakhstan. Inflation Rate in Kazakhstan averaged 70.78 Percent from 1992 until 2014, reaching an all time high of 2960.80 Percent in December of 1992 and a record low of 1.90 Percent in December of 1998. In Kazakhstan, the main components of the consumer price index are: food and non-alcoholic beverages (34 percent of the total weight); housing, water, electricity, gas and other fuels (18 percent) and clothing and footwear (12 percent). Transport accounts for 9 percent; household equipment for 5 percent; recreation and culture for 4 percent and alcoholic beverages and tobacco for 4 percent. Others include: miscellaneous goods and services (3.9 percent); health care (3 percent); communications (2.9 percent); education (2.7 percent) and restaurants and hotels (2 percent). The national index has a base of 100 as of 1995. The CPI reflects the prices and spending patterns registered in the fourteen regional capitals and 27 major cities. This page provides - Kazakhstan Inflation Rate - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. 2014-04-16

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Forecast Dates Unit Frequency
6.20 5.40 2960.80 1.90 7.30 | 2014/04 1992 - 2014 Percent Monthly

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Kazakhstan Inflation Rate
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Prices Last Previous Highest Lowest Forecast Unit
Consumer Price Index (CPI) 101.00 2014-03-15 101.70 145.90 99.00 101.00 2014-04-30 Index Points [+]
Core Inflation Rate 5.39 2014-02-15 4.67 19.80 4.00 4.73 2014-03-31 Percent [+]
Inflation Rate 6.20 2014-03-31 5.40 2960.80 1.90 7.30 2014-04-30 Percent [+]
Producer Prices 108.10 2014-03-15 101.50 182.80 81.40 104.58 2014-04-30 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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Kazakhstan recorded a trade surplus of 4895.50 USD Million in February of 2014. Balance of Trade in Kazakhstan is reported by the The National Bank of Kazakhstan.
Kazakhstan Exports at 7828.20 USD Million  
Exports in Kazakhstan decreased to 7828.20 USD Million in February of 2014 from 7887.70 USD Million in January of 2014. Exports in Kazakhstan is reported by the The National Bank of Kazakhstan.
Kazakhstan Imports at 2932.70 USD Million  
Imports in Kazakhstan increased to 2932.70 USD Million in February of 2014 from 2687.30 USD Million in January of 2014. Imports in Kazakhstan is reported by the The National Bank of Kazakhstan.
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The Gross Domestic Product (GDP) in Kazakhstan expanded 2.90 percent in the first quarter of 2014 over the same quarter of the previous year. GDP Annual Growth Rate in Kazakhstan is reported by the Agency of Statistics of the Republic of Kazakhstan.
Kazakhstan Crude Oil Production at 1567.00 Thousands Barrels per Day  
Crude Oil Production in Kazakhstan increased to 1567 Thousands Barrels per Day in October of 2013 from 1545 Thousands Barrels per Day in September of 2013. Crude Oil Production in Kazakhstan is reported by the U.S. Energy Information Administration.
Kazakhstan Industrial Production at -1.00 Percent  
Industrial Production in Kazakhstan decreased 1 percent in March of 2014 over the same month in the previous year. Industrial Production in Kazakhstan is reported by the Agency of Statistics of the Republic of Kazakhstan.
Kazakhstan Producer Prices at 108.10 Index Points  
Producer Prices in Kazakhstan increased to 108.10 Index Points in March of 2014 from 101.50 Index Points in February of 2014. Producer Prices in Kazakhstan is reported by the The National Bank of Kazakhstan.
Kazakhstan Unemployed Persons at 463.50 Thousand  
The number of unemployed persons in Kazakhstan decreased to 463.50 Thousand in March of 2014 from 474.60 Thousand in February of 2014. Unemployed Persons in Kazakhstan is reported by the Agency of Statistics of the Republic of Kazakhstan.
Kazakhstan Average Monthly Wages at 104949.00 KZT  
Wages in Kazakhstan increased to 104949 KZT in February of 2014 from 104654 KZT in January of 2014. Wages in Kazakhstan is reported by the Agency of Statistics of the Republic of Kazakhstan.
Kazakhstan Business Confidence at 3.00 Percent  
Business Confidence in Kazakhstan decreased to 3 percent in December of 2013 from 9 percent in November of 2013. Business Confidence in Kazakhstan is reported by the Agency of statistics of the Republic of Kazakhstan.
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