Peru Inflation Rate 1970-2014 | Data | Chart | Calendar | Forecast | News

The inflation rate in Peru was recorded at 2.69 percent in August of 2014. Inflation Rate in Peru averaged 303.20 Percent from 1970 until 2014, reaching an all time high of 12377.32 Percent in August of 1990 and a record low of -1.11 Percent in February of 2002. Inflation Rate in Peru is reported by the Instituto Nacional de Estadística e Informática (INEI).

   
 
 

Peru Inflation Rate


Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
2.69 3.33 12377.32 -1.11 1970 - 2014 Percent Monthly
2001=100
In Peru, the most important categories in the CPI basket are Food and Non-Alcoholic Beverages (25.7 percent of the total weight); Transportation (12.6 percent) and Restaurants and Hotels (11.9 percent). Housing, Water, Electricity and Other Fuels account for 9.2 percent and Education for 9.1 percent. Others include: Miscellaneous Goods and Services (6.8 percent); Furniture and Household Equipment and Conservation (5.7 percent); Clothing and Footwear (5.5 percent); Leisure and Culture (5.4 percent); Communications (4.3 percent); Health Care (3.4 percent) and Alcoholic Beverages, Narcotics and Tobacco (1.2 percent). The CPI index has a base of 100 as of 2009. The index tracks the metropolitan area of Lima. This page provides - Peru Inflation Rate - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Content for - Peru Inflation Rate - was last refreshed on Tuesday, October 21, 2014.

Calendar GMT Country Event Reference Actual Previous Consensus Forecast
2013-12-02 09:00 AM Peru
Inflation Rate YoY
Nov 2013 2.95% 3.04% 3.04%
2014-01-01 09:00 AM Peru
Inflation Rate YoY
Dec 2013 2.86% 2.96% 2.94%
2014-02-01 06:00 AM Peru
Inflation Rate YoY
Jan 2014 3.07% 2.86% 2.62%
2014-03-03 12:30 PM Peru
Inflation Rate YoY
Feb 2014 3.78% 3.06% (R) 2.85%


Peru Prices Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Inflation Rate 2.69 3.33 12377.32 -1.11 Percent [+]
Consumer Price Index CPI 115.93 116.03 116.03 0.00 Index Points [+]
Core Inflation Rate 3.44 3.57 157.16 0.60 Percent [+]
Core Consumer Prices 116.26 116.03 116.26 8.45 Index Points [+]
Producer Prices 100.80 100.70 100.93 0.00 Index Points [+]
Export Prices 121.42 124.36 355.56 85.69 Index Points [+]
Import Prices 126.47 126.68 247.09 87.19 Index Points [+]
Food Inflation 3.47 3.55 10.72 -1.33 Percent [+]
Inflation Rate Mom 0.16 -0.09 396.98 -2.86 Percent [+]