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

The inflation rate in Netherlands was recorded at 0.70 percent in December of 2014. Inflation Rate in Netherlands averaged 3.42 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.

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Netherlands Inflation Rate


Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
0.70 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 Friday, January 30, 2015.


Netherlands Inflation Rate at 5-Year Low


Dutch annual inflation rate dropped to 0.7 percent in December of 2014 from 1 percent in November, driven by a decline in energy cost. It is the lowest level since October 2009.

Year-on-year, communication cost decreased the most (-5 percent), followed by transport (-1.8 percent) and furnishing and housing (-1.4 percent). Upward pressure came from private education (+3.5 percent); housing, water, electricity and gas (+2.9 percent); hotels and restaurants (+1.5 percent) and clothing and footwear (+0.2 percent). Prices of food and non-alcoholic beverages remained unchanged, following a 0.8 increase in the previous month.

On a monthly basis, consumer prices fell 0.2 percent, after a 0.6 percent drop in the previous month.

CBS l Carolina l carolina.cunha@tradingeconomics.com
1/8/2015 11:16:09 AM


Recent Releases

Netherlands Inflation Rate Eases in November
Dutch annual inflation rate slightly slowed to 1 percent in November of 2014 from 1.1 percent in October, mainly due to lower prices of communication and transportation. Published on 2014-12-04

Netherlands Inflation Rate Up to 6-Month High
Dutch annual inflation rate accelerated to 1.1 percent in October of 2014 from 0.9 percent in September. The highest upward pressures came from housing, water and smartphone prices. Published on 2014-11-06


Calendar GMT Event Actual Previous Consensus Forecast (i)
2014-11-06 08:30 AM
Inflation Rate YoY  Oct
1.1% 0.9% 0.99%
2014-12-04 08:30 AM
Inflation Rate YoY  Nov
1.0% 1.1% 1.12%
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
0.7% 0.71%
2015-03-05 08:30 AM
Inflation Rate YoY  Feb
0.73%
2015-04-09 08:30 AM
Inflation Rate YoY  Mar
0.75%


Netherlands Prices Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Inflation Rate 0.70 1.00 11.19 -1.30 percent [+]
Consumer Price Index CPI 115.42 115.65 116.58 17.86 Index Points [+]
Core Inflation Rate 1.30 1.25 4.24 0.06 percent [+]
Harmonised Consumer Prices 115.75 116.00 117.72 79.39 Index Points [+]
Core Consumer Prices 115.38 115.32 116.03 90.85 Index Points [+]
GDP Deflator 103.80 102.63 103.80 66.30 Index Points [+]
Producer Prices 107.20 108.90 115.30 29.30 Index Points [+]
Export Prices 104.20 105.30 110.90 83.10 Index Points [+]
Import Prices 104.00 106.60 113.60 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 6.41 Dec/14 6.56 6821.31 1.65 percent [+]
Canada 1.50 Dec/14 2.00 21.60 -17.80 percent [+]
China 1.50 Dec/14 1.40 28.40 -2.20 percent [+]
Euro Area -0.20 Dec/14 0.30 5.00 -0.70 percent [+]
France 0.10 Dec/14 0.30 18.80 -0.70 percent [+]
Germany -0.30 Jan/15 0.20 11.54 -7.62 percent [+]
India 5.00 Dec/14 4.38 11.16 4.38 percent [+]
Indonesia 8.36 Dec/14 6.23 82.40 -1.17 percent [+]
Italy 0.00 Dec/14 0.19 25.64 -2.44 percent [+]
Japan 2.40 Dec/14 2.40 25.00 -2.52 percent [+]
Mexico 4.08 Dec/14 4.17 179.73 2.91 percent [+]
Netherlands 0.70 Dec/14 1.00 11.19 -1.30 percent [+]
Russia 11.40 Dec/14 9.10 2333.30 3.60 percent [+]
South Korea 0.80 Dec/14 1.00 32.50 0.20 percent [+]
Spain -1.00 Dec/14 -0.40 28.43 -1.37 percent [+]
Switzerland -0.30 Dec/14 -0.10 11.92 -1.37 percent [+]
Turkey 8.17 Dec/14 9.15 138.71 -4.01 percent [+]
United Kingdom 0.50 Dec/14 1.00 8.50 0.50 percent [+]
United States 0.80 Dec/14 1.30 23.70 -15.80 percent [+]