Mozambique Inflation Rate 2009-2014 | Data | Chart | Calendar | Forecast

The inflation rate in Mozambique was recorded at 2.23 percent in September of 2014. Inflation Rate in Mozambique averaged 6.56 Percent from 2009 until 2014, reaching an all time high of 17.44 Percent in December of 2010 and a record low of 1.05 Percent in November of 2009. Inflation Rate in Mozambique is reported by the Instituto Nacional De Estatistica, Mozambique.

   
 
 

Mozambique Inflation Rate


Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
2.23 2.64 17.44 1.05 2009 - 2014 Percent Monthly
2010=100
In Mozambique, the inflation rate measures a broad rise or fall in prices that consumers pay for a standard basket of goods. This page provides - Mozambique Inflation Rate - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Content for - Mozambique Inflation Rate - was last refreshed on Saturday, November 1, 2014.


Mozambique Inflation Rate Rises in July


Mozambican annual inflation rate accelerated to 2.95 percent in July of 2014 from 2.75 percent in June mostly driven by higher cost of food and non-alcoholic beverages and education.

On a monthly basis, the CPI fell 0.04 percent in July of 2014, compared with a 0.52 percent decrease in the previous month. The downward pressure was driven mostly by clothing & footwear, and food & non-alcoholic beverages. In particular, lower prices were recorded for onion (-7.8 percent), cabbage (-10.0 percent), tomato (-2.1 percent). In contrast, monthly prices rose in July of 2014 for cassava flour and yellow sugar. 

Compared with the previous month, inflation fell in Maputo area (-0.43 percent from -1.33 percent in June of 2014). In contrast, prices rose in Beira (0.06 percent from -0.9 percent) and Nampula (0.43 percent from -0.17 percent).

INE | Isabel Felino | isabel.felino@tradingeconomics.com
8/7/2014 2:08:51 PM


Recent Releases

Mozambique Inflation Rate Eased Slightly in June
Mozambican annual consumer inflation slowed to 2.75 percent in June of 2014 from 2.91 percent recorded in the previous month. A year earlier the annual inflation rate was 4.86 percent. Published on 2014-07-10

Mozambican Inflation Rate Steady in May
The annual inflation rate in Mozambique was recorded at 2.91 percent in May of 2014, almost unchanged from 2.87 percent in the previous month. A year earlier, the inflation rate was recorded at 4.9 percent. Published on 2014-06-06


Calendar GMT Country Event Reference Actual Previous Consensus Forecast
2014-07-10 02:00 PM Mozambique
Inflation Rate YoY
Jun 2014 2.75% 2.91% 2.96%
2014-08-06 09:45 AM Mozambique
Inflation Rate YoY
Jul 2014 2.95% 2.75% 2.6%
2014-09-09 09:00 AM Mozambique
Inflation Rate YoY
Aug 2014 2.64% 2.95% 3%
2014-10-07 09:50 AM Mozambique
Inflation Rate YoY
Sep 2014 2.23% 2.64% 2.7%
2014-11-07 09:50 AM Mozambique
Inflation Rate YoY
Oct 2014 2.23% 2.5%


Mozambique Prices Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Inflation Rate 2.23 2.64 17.44 1.05 Percent [+]
Inflation Rate Mom -0.17 -0.55 7.51 -3.43 Percent [+]
Consumer Price Index CPI 112.91 113.10 114.82 9.61 Index Points [+]