Netherlands Inflation Rate 1971-2014 | Data | Chart | Calendar | Forecast

The inflation rate in Netherlands was recorded at 0.9 percent in September of 2014. Inflation Rate in Netherlands averaged 3.44 Percent from 1971 until 2014, 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.

   
 
 

Netherlands Inflation Rate


Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
0.90 1.00 11.19 -1.30 1971 - 2014 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 Sunday, October 26, 2014.


Dutch Inflation Eases in September


Annual inflation rate in Netherlands slowed to 0.9 percent in September of 2014 from 1.0 percent in the previous month, mainly due to lower prices of airline tickets. This was the fifth time in 2014 inflation came below 1 percent.

Cost of communication, particularly telephone and internet went down 6.3 percent and prices of airline tickets went down 2.9 percent. Transport cost rose at a slower 0.4 percent, down from a 1 percent increase in August.  In contrast, prices of food and non-alcoholic beverages edged up 0.1 percent (the first increase since April of 2014) and housing cost increased 2.9 percent. 

On a monthly basis, inflation decelerated to -0.02 percent in September of 2014 compared with a 0.07 percent decrease in the previous month.

CBS l Rida l rida@tradingeconomics.com
10/9/2014 12:40:30 PM


Recent Releases

Dutch Inflation Rate Edges Up in August
Dutch annual inflation rate accelerated to 1.0 percent in August of 2014, slightly higher than 0.9 percent in the previous month as a rise in prices of house rents, utilities and transportation was unable to offset lower cost of food, clothes and communication. Published on 2014-09-04

Netherlands Inflation Rate Unchanged in July
Dutch annual inflation rate remained steady at 0.9 percent in July of 2014 as a rise in prices of house rents, utilities and transportation was enough to offset lower cost of food, clothes and communication. Published on 2014-08-07


Calendar GMT Country Event Reference Actual Previous Consensus Forecast
2014-07-10 08:30 AM Netherlands
Inflation Rate YoY
Jun 2014 0.9% 0.8% 1.17%
2014-08-07 08:30 AM Netherlands
Inflation Rate YoY
Jul 2014 0.9% 0.9% 1.19%
2014-09-04 08:30 AM Netherlands
Inflation Rate YoY
Aug 2014 1.0% 0.9% 0.7% 0.8%
2014-10-09 08:30 AM Netherlands
Inflation Rate YoY
Sep 2014 0.9% 1.0% 1.1% 1.1%
2014-11-06 08:30 AM Netherlands
Inflation Rate YoY
Oct 2014 0.9% 0.99%


Netherlands Prices Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Inflation Rate 0.90 1.00 11.19 -1.30 Percent [+]
Consumer Price Index CPI 116.48 116.50 116.58 17.86 Index Points [+]
Core Inflation Rate 1.26 1.40 4.24 0.06 Percent [+]
Harmonised Consumer Prices 117.16 116.76 117.72 114.17 Index Points [+]
Core Consumer Prices 115.98 116.03 116.03 90.85 Index Points [+]
GDP Deflator 102.27 103.61 111.30 66.30 Index Points [+]
Producer Prices 111.70 111.30 115.80 29.30 Index Points [+]
Export Prices 103.50 105.00 108.90 83.10 Index Points [+]
Import Prices 102.40 104.80 110.90 85.60 Index Points [+]
Food Inflation 0.11 -0.29 8.38 -5.73 Percent [+]
Inflation Rate Mom -0.02 -0.06 4.40 -2.76 Percent [+]