Portugal Inflation Rate 1961-2014 | Data | Chart | Calendar | Forecast

The inflation rate in Portugal was recorded at 0 percent in November of 2014. Inflation Rate in Portugal averaged 9.13 percent from 1961 until 2014, reaching an all time high of 53.90 percent in May of 1977 and a record low of -1.60 percent in June of 2009. Inflation Rate in Portugal is reported by the Statistics Portugal.

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Portugal Inflation Rate


Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
0.00 0.00 53.90 -1.60 1961 - 2014 percent Monthly
2012=100
In Portugal, the inflation rate measures a broad rise or fall in prices that consumers pay for a standard basket of goods. This page provides - Portugal Inflation Rate - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Content for - Portugal Inflation Rate - was last refreshed on Saturday, December 20, 2014.


Portugal Inflation Rate at 0% in November


Portuguese consumer prices were flat in November of 2014 from a year earlier, the same as in October. Downward pressures came mainly from lower transport cost.

The largest downward pressures came from prices of transport (-1.84 percent) and recreation and culture (-1.72 percent). Increases in cost of housing, water, electricity, gas and other fuels (+2.4 percent), restaurants and hotels (1.44 percent) and alcoholic beverages and tobacco (3.13 percent) led to an opposite effect.  

Annual core inflation rate, which excludes energy and unprocessed food, was 0.3 percent in November, up from 0.2 percent in the previous month.  

On a monthly basis, consumer prices fell 0.2 percent, following a 0.3 percent increase in October. 

The harmonised index rose 0.1 percent year-on-year.

INE | Joana Taborda | joana.taborda@tradingeconomics.com
12/11/2014 11:53:48 AM


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Portuguese CPI Unchanged in October
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Portugal Inflation Rate Steady at -0.4%
Portuguese annual inflation rate was recorded at -0.4 percent in September of 2014, unchanged from August. The country has been facing deflation since February of 2014. Published on 2014-10-10


Calendar GMT Event Actual Previous Consensus Forecast (i)
2014-10-10 11:00 AM
Inflation Rate YoY  Sep
-0.4% -0.4% -0.2% -0.17%
2014-11-12 11:00 AM
Inflation Rate YoY  Oct
0.0% -0.4% -0.3% -0.26%
2014-12-11 11:00 AM
Inflation Rate YoY  Nov
0.0% 0.0% 0.2% 0.18%
2015-01-13 11:00 AM
Inflation Rate YoY  Dec
0.1%
2015-02-12 11:00 AM
Inflation Rate YoY  Jan
0.22%
2015-03-12 11:00 AM
Inflation Rate YoY  Feb
0.33%


Portugal Prices Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Inflation Rate 0.00 0.00 53.90 -1.60 percent [+]
Inflation Rate Mom -0.20 0.30 8.35 -5.62 percent [+]
Consumer Price Index CPI 100.22 100.42 100.87 1.09 Index Points [+]
Core Inflation Rate 0.31 0.16 31.27 -0.57 percent [+]
Harmonised Consumer Prices 116.27 116.69 117.13 114.67 Index Points [+]
Core Consumer Prices 100.69 100.78 100.86 4.95 Index Points [+]
Food Inflation -0.53 -0.63 38.68 -6.33 percent [+]


Inflation Rate Reference Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Australia 2.30 Aug/14 3.00 23.90 -1.30 percent [+]
Brazil 6.56 Nov/14 6.59 6821.31 1.65 percent [+]
Canada 2.00 Nov/14 2.40 21.60 -17.80 percent [+]
China 1.40 Nov/14 1.60 28.40 -2.20 percent [+]
Euro Area 0.30 Nov/14 0.40 5.00 -0.70 percent [+]
France 0.30 Nov/14 0.50 18.80 -0.70 percent [+]
Germany 0.57 Nov/14 0.80 11.54 -7.62 percent [+]
India 4.38 Nov/14 5.52 11.16 4.38 percent [+]
Indonesia 6.23 Nov/14 4.83 82.40 -1.17 percent [+]
Italy 0.19 Nov/14 0.10 25.64 -2.44 percent [+]
Japan 2.90 Oct/14 3.20 25.00 -2.52 percent [+]
Mexico 4.17 Nov/14 4.30 179.73 2.91 percent [+]
Netherlands 1.00 Nov/14 1.10 11.19 -1.30 percent [+]
Russia 9.10 Nov/14 8.30 2333.30 3.60 percent [+]
South Korea 1.00 Nov/14 1.20 32.50 0.20 percent [+]
Spain -0.40 Nov/14 -0.10 28.43 -1.37 percent [+]
Switzerland -0.10 Nov/14 0.00 11.92 -1.37 percent [+]
Turkey 9.15 Nov/14 8.96 138.71 -4.01 percent [+]
United Kingdom 1.00 Nov/14 1.30 8.50 0.50 percent [+]
United States 1.30 Nov/14 1.70 23.70 -15.80 percent [+]