Mexico Inflation Rate

The inflation rate in Mexico was recorded at 3.75 percent in June of 2014. Inflation Rate in Mexico averaged 26.99 Percent from 1974 until 2014, reaching an all time high of 179.73 Percent in February of 1988 and a record low of 2.91 Percent in November of 2005. Inflation Rate in Mexico is reported by the Instituto Nacional de Estadística y Geografía (INEGI).

   
 
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Mexico Inflation Rate


Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
3.75 3.51 179.73 2.91 1974 - 2014 Percent Monthly
In Mexico, the most important categories in the CPI basket are Nonfood Goods (19.7 percent of the total weight); Housing (18.7 percent) and Other Services (18.4 percent). Food, Beverages and Tobacco account for 14.8 percent and Energy for 9.5 percent. Others include: Products subsidized by the government (5.3 percent); Education (5.1 percent); Meat and Eggs (4.8 percent) and Fruits and Vegetables (3.7 percent). The CPI index has a base of 100 as of December of 2010. The national index tracks 46 large, medium and small cities. This page provides - Mexico Inflation Rate - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news.


Mexico Inflation Rate Up to 3.75%


Mexican annual inflation rate accelerated to 3.75 percent in June from 3.51 percent in May, driven by higher food cost.

Food inflation accelerated sharply to 4.14 percent in June, following a 2.72 percent increase in May. Year-on-year, transport prices rose the most (6.69 percent), followed by cost of alcoholic drinks and tobacco (6.21 percent) and restaurants and hotels (5.51 percent). 

On a monthly basis, consumer prices rose 0.17 percent, rebounding from a 0.3 percent fall in the previous month. Cost of tomatoes and transport recorded the highest increase (9.8 percent and 8.77 percent, respectively). The core index, which strips out some volatile food and energy prices, rose 0.21 percent during the month.

Joana Taborda | joana.taborda@tradingeconomics.com
7/9/2014 2:17:32 PM


Recent Releases

Mexico Inflation Rate Stable in May
Mexican annual inflation rate was recorded at 3.51 percent in May of 2014, almost unchanged from 3.5 percent reported in April as a slowdown in prices of utilities offset higher food cost. Published on 2014-06-09

Mexico Inflation Rate Down to 6-Month Low
Mexican annual inflation rate decelerated to 3.5 percent in April of 2014 from 3.76 percent in March, as inflationary pressures from the new fiscal reform start to moderate. Published on 2014-05-08


Calendar GMT Country Event Reference Actual Previous Consensus Forecast
2014-04-09 02:00 PM Mexico
Inflation Rate YoY
Mar 2014 3.76% 4.23% 3.8% 4.2%
2014-05-08 02:00 PM Mexico
Inflation Rate YoY
Apr 2014 3.5% 3.76% 3.55% 3.7%
2014-06-09 02:00 PM Mexico
Inflation Rate YoY
May 2014 3.51% 3.5% 3.47% 4%
2014-07-09 02:00 PM Mexico
Inflation Rate YoY
Jun 2014 3.75% 3.51% 3.78% 3.79%
2014-08-07 02:00 PM Mexico
Inflation Rate YoY
Jul 2014 3.75% 3.87%


Prices Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Inflation Rate 3.75 3.51 179.73 2.91 Percent [+]
Inflation Rate Mom 0.17 -0.32 15.46 -0.74 Percent [+]
Consumer Price Index (CPI) 112.72 112.52 113.10 0.02 Index Points [+]
Core Inflation Rate 3.09 3.00 176.90 2.40 Percent [+]
Core Consumer Prices 111.30 111.06 111.30 0.12 Index Points [+]
GDP Deflator 123.65 120.71 123.65 18.93 Index Points [+]
Producer Prices 103.21 103.36 103.38 62.78 Index Points [+]
Export Prices 131.62 130.34 143.98 32.38 Index Points [+]
Import Prices 230.07 229.81 230.07 42.20 Index Points [+]





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