Portugal Inflation Rate 1961-2015 | Data | Chart | Calendar | Forecast

The inflation rate in Portugal was recorded at 0.80 percent in June of 2015. Inflation Rate in Portugal averaged 9.05 percent from 1961 until 2015, 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.

  
Portugal Inflation Rate
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Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
0.80 1.00 53.90 -1.60 1961 - 2015 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 Tuesday, August 4, 2015.


Calendar GMT Reference Actual Previous Consensus Forecast (i)
2015-05-13 11:00 AM Apr 0.4% 0.3% 0.5% 0.2%
2015-06-11 11:00 AM May 1.0% 0.4% 0.6% 0.5%
2015-07-10 11:05 AM Jun 0.8% 1.0% 0.9% 0.59%
2015-08-12 11:00 AM Jul 0.8% 0.68%
2015-09-10 11:00 AM Aug 0.76%
2015-10-09 11:00 AM Sep 0.84%


Portugal Inflation Rate Eases in June


Portuguese consumer prices increased 0.80 percent year-on-year in June of 2015, slightly down from a 0.95 percent growth in May, as cost of clothing and footwear fell at a faster pace and transport prices declined.

Compared to June 2014, clothing and footwear prices fell 3.44 percent compared to a 2.54 percent decline in May; and transport cost went down 0.20 percent after increasing 1.04 percent in the previous month. 

Upward pressure came from: Food and non-alcoholic beverages (+1.95 percent); housing, water, electricity, gas and other fuels (+0.62 percent); restaurants and hotels (+1.54 percent); furnishings and household equipment (+0.78 percent); health (+0.49 percent); communication (+4.90 percent); and education (+0.51 percent). In contrast, prices of recreation and culture declined 0.53 percent.

Core inflation was recorded at 0.60 percent, down from 0.75 percent in the previous month.

On a monthly basis, consumer prices fell 0.08 percent, after rising 0.43 percent last month. Prices of clothing and footwear declined 1.87 percent, recreation and culture cost went down 0.22 percent and restaurants and hotels prices decreased 0.10 percent.

INE | joana.ferreira@tradingeconomics.com
7/10/2015 11:43:18 AM


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Portugal Prices Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Inflation Rate 0.80 1.00 53.90 -1.60 percent [+]
Inflation Rate Mom -0.10 0.40 8.30 -5.60 percent [+]
Consumer Price Index CPI 101.26 101.33 101.33 1.09 Index Points [+]
Core Inflation Rate 0.60 0.75 31.27 -0.57 percent [+]
Harmonised Consumer Prices 117.77 117.86 117.86 51.25 Index Points [+]
Core Consumer Prices 101.43 101.59 101.59 4.95 Index Points [+]
Food Inflation 1.95 2.07 38.68 -6.33 percent [+]
Producer Prices 106.40 106.50 111.00 97.60 Index Points [+]
Producer Prices Change -1.80 -1.70 7.80 -4.10 Percent [+]


Inflation Rate Reference Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Australia 1.50 Jun/15 1.30 23.90 -1.30 percent [+]
Brazil 8.89 Jun/15 8.47 6821.31 1.65 percent [+]
Canada 1.00 Jun/15 0.90 21.60 -17.80 percent [+]
China 1.40 Jun/15 1.20 28.40 -2.20 percent [+]
Euro Area 0.20 Jul/15 0.20 5.00 -0.70 percent [+]
France 0.30 Jun/15 0.30 18.80 -0.70 percent [+]
Germany 0.20 Jul/15 0.30 11.54 -7.62 percent [+]
India 5.40 Jun/15 5.01 11.16 4.38 percent [+]
Indonesia 7.26 Jul/15 7.26 82.40 -1.17 percent [+]
Italy 0.20 Jul/15 0.20 25.64 -0.60 percent [+]
Japan 0.40 Jun/15 0.50 25.00 -2.52 percent [+]
Mexico 2.87 Jun/15 2.88 179.73 2.87 percent [+]
Netherlands 1.00 Jun/15 1.10 11.19 -1.30 percent [+]
Russia 15.30 Jun/15 15.80 2333.30 3.60 percent [+]
South Korea 0.70 Jul/15 0.70 32.50 0.20 percent [+]
Spain 0.00 Jul/15 0.10 28.43 -1.37 percent [+]
Switzerland -1.00 Jun/15 -1.20 11.92 -1.37 percent [+]
Turkey 6.81 Jul/15 7.20 138.71 -4.01 percent [+]
United Kingdom 0.00 Jun/15 0.10 8.50 -0.10 percent [+]
United States 0.10 Jun/15 0.00 23.70 -15.80 percent [+]