Nicaragua Inflation Rate

The inflation rate in Nicaragua was recorded at 5.10 percent in March of 2014. Inflation Rate in Nicaragua is reported by the Consejo Monetario Centroamericano. Inflation Rate in Nicaragua averaged 9.60 Percent from 1993 until 2014, reaching an all time high of 23.99 Percent in September of 1993 and a record low of -0.12 Percent in August of 2009. In Nicaragua, the inflation rate measures a broad rise or fall in prices that consumers pay for a standard basket of goods. This page provides - Nicaragua Inflation Rate - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. 2014-04-23

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Forecast Dates Unit Frequency
5.10 5.25 23.99 -0.12 4.15 | 2014/06 1993 - 2014 Percent Monthly
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Nicaragua Inflation Rate
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CALENDAR GMT Country Event Reference Actual Previous Consensus Forecast
2013-12-09 05:00 PM Nicaragua
Inflation Rate YoY
Nov 2013 6.1% 6.66% 6.96%
2014-02-06 08:00 AM Nicaragua
Inflation Rate YoY
Jan 2014 5.06% 5.54% 4.83%
2014-03-06 05:00 PM Nicaragua
Inflation Rate YoY
Feb 2014 5.25% 5.06% 4.83%
2014-04-04 07:00 PM Nicaragua
Inflation Rate YoY
Mar 2014 5.1% 5.25% 4.99%
2014-05-06 06:00 PM Nicaragua
Inflation Rate YoY
Apr 2014 5.1% 5.28%
2014-06-05 06:00 PM Nicaragua
Inflation Rate YoY
May 2014 4.5%
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Prices Last Previous Highest Lowest Forecast Unit
Inflation Rate 5.10 2014-03-31 5.25 23.99 -0.12 4.15 2014-06-30 Percent [+]
Consumer Price Index (CPI) 178.84 2014-03-15 178.86 178.86 65.67 180.62 2014-06-30 Index Points [+]
Producer Prices 210.60 2014-01-15 208.00 210.60 95.20 211.03 2014-06-30 Index Points [+]
Producer Prices Change 6.10 2014-01-15 5.10 30.90 -8.80 4.36 2014-06-30 Percent [+]
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Inflation Rate | Notes
The data given on this page shows an annual change in the Consumer Price Index. The CPI measures changes in the price level of consumer goods and services purchased by households. The CPI is calculated by taking price changes for each item in the predetermined basket of goods and services and averaging them. The items weight according to their importance. Depending on the country, the highest weights are usually given to the food, energy, housing, clothing, medical care, transportation and household equipment.


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Nicaragua Government Debt To GDP at 51.60 Percent  
Nicaragua recorded a Government Debt to GDP of 51.60 percent of the country's Gross Domestic Product in 2013. Government Debt To GDP in Nicaragua is reported by the World Bank.
Nicaragua Consumer Spending at 127241.40 NIO Million  
Consumer Spending in Nicaragua increased to 127241.40 NIO Million in 2012 from 121572.70 NIO Million in 2011. Consumer Spending in Nicaragua is reported by the Banco Central De Nicaragua.
Nicaragua GDP Constant Prices at 146451.30 NIO Million  
GDP Constant Prices in Nicaragua increased to 146451.30 NIO Million in 2012 from 139206.30 NIO Million in 2011. GDP Constant Prices in Nicaragua is reported by the Banco Central De Nicaragua.
Nicaragua Government Budget Value at -417.84 NIO Million  
Nicaragua recorded a government budget deficit of 417.84 NIO Million in January of 2014. Government Budget Value in Nicaragua is reported by the Banco Central De Nicaragua.
Nicaragua Government Spending at 16036.60 NIO Million  
Government Spending in Nicaragua increased to 16036.60 NIO Million in 2012 from 14843.70 NIO Million in 2011. Government Spending in Nicaragua is reported by the Banco Central De Nicaragua.
Nicaragua Wages at 0.00 NIO Thousand  
Wages in Nicaragua remained unchanged at 0 NIO Thousand in December of 2013 from 0 NIO Thousand in November of 2013. Wages in Nicaragua is reported by the Banco Central De Nicaragua.
Nicaragua Consumer Price Index (CPI) at 178.84 Index Points  
Consumer Price Index (CPI) in Nicaragua decreased to 178.84 Index Points in March of 2014 from 178.86 Index Points in February of 2014. Consumer Price Index (CPI) in Nicaragua is reported by the Banco Central De Nicaragua.
Nicaragua Inflation Rate at 5.10 Percent  
The inflation rate in Nicaragua was recorded at 5.10 percent in March of 2014. Inflation Rate in Nicaragua is reported by the Consejo Monetario Centroamericano.
Nicaragua GDP Annual Growth Rate at 2.90 Percent  
The Gross Domestic Product (GDP) in Nicaragua expanded 2.90 percent in the fourth quarter of 2013 over the same quarter of the previous year. GDP Annual Growth Rate in Nicaragua is reported by the Banco Central de Nicaragua.
Nicaragua Current Account at -329.90 USD Million  
Nicaragua recorded a Current Account deficit of 329.90 USD Million in the fourth quarter of 2013. Current Account in Nicaragua is reported by the Banco Central De Nicaragua.
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