Oman Inflation Rate

The inflation rate in Oman was recorded at 0.60 percent in February of 2014. Inflation Rate in Oman is reported by the National Center for Statistics & Information - Oman. Inflation Rate in Oman averaged 4.80 Percent from 2005 until 2014, reaching an all time high of 14.50 Percent in June of 2008 and a record low of 0.30 Percent in October of 2013. In Oman, the main components of the consumer price index are: Food, Beverages and Tobacco (30 percent of the total weight); Transport and Communication (22 percent) and Rent, Electricity, Water and Fuel (21 percent). Clothing, Textiles and Footwear account for 8 percent; Personal Care Items and Other Services for 6 percent and Furniture and Housing Materials for 5 percent. Others include: Educational Services (3 percent); Recreation and Entertainment (3 percent) and Medical Care (2 percent). The index has a base of 100 as of 2000. This page provides - Oman Inflation Rate - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. 2014-04-20

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Forecast Dates Unit Frequency
0.60 1.20 14.50 0.30 0.71 | 2014/03 2005 - 2014 Percent Monthly
2012=100

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Oman Inflation Rate
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CALENDAR GMT Country Event Reference Actual Previous Consensus Forecast
2014-04-03 12:00 PM Oman
Inflation Rate YoY
Feb 2014 0.6% 1.2% 1.49%
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Prices Last Previous Highest Lowest Forecast Unit
Consumer Price Index (CPI) 101.30 2014-02-15 101.90 101.90 69.80 101.23 2014-03-31 Index Points [+]
Inflation Rate 0.60 2014-02-28 1.20 14.50 0.30 0.71 2014-03-31 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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