Netherlands Inflation Rate 1971-2015 | Data | Chart | Calendar | Forecast

The inflation rate in Netherlands was recorded at 0.10 percent in February of 2015. Inflation Rate in Netherlands averaged 3.41 percent from 1971 until 2015, reaching an all time high of 11.19 percent in November of 1974 and a record low of -1.30 percent in February of 1987. Inflation Rate in Netherlands is reported by the Statistics Netherlands.

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Netherlands Inflation Rate


Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
0.10 0.00 11.19 -1.30 1971 - 2015 percent Monthly
2006=100
In Netherlands, the most important categories in the consumer price index are: housing, water, electricity and gas (24.5 percent of the total weight); transport (11.6 percent) and food and non-alcoholic beverages (11.3 percent). The index also includes: recreation and culture (10.3 percent); furnishing and household equipment (6 percent); clothing and footwear (4.9 percent); hotels and restaurants (4.2 percent); communication (3.3 percent) and alcoholic beverages and tobacco (3.1 percent). Health, education and other goods and services account for the remaining 20.8 percent of total weight. This page provides - Netherlands Inflation Rate - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Content for - Netherlands Inflation Rate - was last refreshed on Thursday, March 5, 2015.


Dutch Inflation Rate The Lowest Since 1987


Consumer prices in Netherlands were unchanged in January of 2015 compared with a year earlier, following a 0.7 percent increase in the previous month. It is the lowest inflation rate since September of 1987, due to lower fuel and clothing prices.

Gasoline was almost 13 percent cheaper in January than in the same month a year earlier. Also, the price of gas is now 2.8 percent lower than last year.

Prices of clothes and food also had a downward effect on inflation. Due to the mild weather, there was less demand for winter clothing and foods in supermarkets were sold with higher discount.

Core inflation, which strips out process of food and energy was 1.0 percent in January.

On a monthly basis, consumer prices fell 0.9 percent, after a 0.2 percent drop in the previous month.

CBS | Joana Taborda | joana.taborda@tradingeconomics.com
2/12/2015 10:48:23 AM


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Calendar GMT Event Actual Previous Consensus Forecast (i)
2015-01-08 08:30 AM
Inflation Rate YoY  Dec
0.7% 1.0% 1.01%
2015-02-12 08:30 AM
Inflation Rate YoY  Jan
0.0% 0.7% 0.55%
2015-03-05 08:30 AM
Inflation Rate YoY  Feb
0.1% 0.0% 0.23%
2015-04-09 08:30 AM
Inflation Rate YoY  Mar
0.1% 0.75%
2015-05-07 08:30 AM
Inflation Rate YoY  Apr
0.77%
2015-06-04 08:30 AM
Inflation Rate YoY  May
0.79%


Netherlands Prices Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Inflation Rate 0.10 0.00 11.19 -1.30 percent [+]
Consumer Price Index CPI 114.42 115.42 116.58 17.86 Index Points [+]
Core Inflation Rate 1.30 1.25 4.24 0.06 percent [+]
Harmonised Consumer Prices 114.31 115.75 117.72 79.39 Index Points [+]
Core Consumer Prices 114.53 115.37 116.03 90.85 Index Points [+]
GDP Deflator 103.42 103.80 103.80 66.30 Index Points [+]
Producer Prices 100.40 103.10 115.30 29.30 Index Points [+]
Export Prices 102.20 105.20 110.90 83.10 Index Points [+]
Import Prices 100.40 104.10 113.60 85.20 Index Points [+]
Food Inflation 0.01 0.83 8.38 -5.73 percent [+]
Inflation Rate Mom -0.20 -0.60 4.40 -2.76 percent [+]


Inflation Rate Reference Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Australia 1.70 Nov/14 2.30 23.90 -1.30 percent [+]
Brazil 7.14 Jan/15 6.41 6821.31 1.65 percent [+]
Canada 1.00 Jan/15 1.50 21.60 -17.80 percent [+]
China 0.80 Jan/15 1.50 28.40 -2.20 percent [+]
Euro Area -0.30 Feb/15 -0.60 5.00 -0.70 percent [+]
France -0.40 Jan/15 0.10 18.80 -0.70 percent [+]
Germany 0.10 Feb/15 -0.40 11.54 -7.62 percent [+]
India 5.11 Jan/15 5.00 11.16 4.38 percent [+]
Indonesia 6.29 Feb/15 6.96 82.40 -1.17 percent [+]
Italy -0.19 Feb/15 -0.60 25.64 -0.60 percent [+]
Japan 2.40 Jan/15 2.40 25.00 -2.52 percent [+]
Mexico 3.07 Jan/15 4.08 179.73 2.91 percent [+]
Netherlands 0.10 Feb/15 0.00 11.19 -1.30 percent [+]
Russia 15.00 Jan/15 11.40 2333.30 3.60 percent [+]
South Korea 0.50 Feb/15 0.80 32.50 0.20 percent [+]
Spain -1.10 Feb/15 -1.30 28.43 -1.37 percent [+]
Switzerland -0.50 Jan/15 -0.30 11.92 -1.37 percent [+]
Turkey 7.55 Feb/15 7.24 138.71 -4.01 percent [+]
United Kingdom 0.30 Jan/15 0.50 8.50 0.30 percent [+]
United States -0.10 Jan/15 0.80 23.70 -15.80 percent [+]