Russia Inflation Rate 1991-2014 | Data | Chart | Calendar | Forecast

The inflation rate in Russia was recorded at 7.60 percent in August of 2014. Inflation Rate in Russia averaged 145.13 Percent from 1991 until 2014, reaching an all time high of 2333.30 Percent in December of 1992 and a record low of 3.60 Percent in April of 2012. Inflation Rate in Russia is reported by the Federal State Statistics Service.

   
 
 

Russia Inflation Rate


Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
7.60 7.50 2333.30 3.60 1991 - 2014 Percent Monthly
In Russia, the most important categories in the consumer price index are food and non-alcoholic beverages (30 percent of the total weight) and transport (14 percent). The index also includes: clothing and footwear (11 percent); housing, water, electricity, gas and other fuels (11 percent); recreation and cultural activities (6 percent), alcoholic beverages and tobacco products (6 percent) and household appliances (6 percent). Health, communication, education, hotels, restaurants and other goods and services account for the remaining 16 percent of total weight. This page provides - Russia Inflation Rate - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Content for - Russia Inflation Rate - was last refreshed on Wednesday, September 24, 2014.


Russia Inflation Rate Edges Up to 7.6%


Russian annual inflation rate accelerated slightly to 7.6 percent in August from 7.5 percent in July.

Alcoholic beverages and tobacco recorded the highest increase (15.8 percent), followed by food (10.1 percent), health (9.4 percent) and education (8.2 percent). Cost of housing, water, electricity and gas rose 5.4 percent and transport increased 5.1 percent. 

On a monthly basis, consumer prices rose at a slower 0.2 percent in August, compared with a 0.5 percent increase in July.

Joana Taborda | joana.taborda@tradingeconomics.com
9/4/2014 2:02:09 PM


Recent Releases

Russia Inflation Rate Decelerates Slightly in July
Russian annual consumer inflation declined to 7.5 percent in July of 2014 from 7.8 percent in the previous month, driven mostly by lower cost of electricity, gas and other fuels. Published on 2014-08-04

Russia Inflation Rate Rises Further in June
Russian annual consumer prices accelerated for the fifth straight month in June to its highest since August of 2011. The inflation rate rose to 7.8 percent, following a 7.6 percent increase in the previous month, driven by higher food and utility cost. Published on 2014-07-04


Calendar GMT Country Event Reference Actual Previous Consensus Forecast
2014-06-04 01:00 PM Russia
Inflation Rate YoY
May 2014 7.6% 7.3% 7.44%
2014-07-04 01:00 PM Russia
Inflation Rate YoY
Jun 2014 7.8% 7.6% 7.71%
2014-08-04 01:00 PM Russia
Inflation Rate YoY
Jul 2014 7.5% 7.8% 7.79%
2014-09-04 01:00 PM Russia
Inflation Rate YoY
Aug 2014 7.6% 7.5% 7.25%
2014-10-06 01:00 PM Russia
Inflation Rate YoY
Sep 2014 7.6% 44.9%


Prices Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Inflation Rate 7.60 7.50 2333.30 3.60 Percent [+]
Inflation Rate Mom 0.20 0.47 100.00 -0.37 Percent [+]
Consumer Price Index CPI 427.50 425.50 427.50 0.10 Index Points [+]
Core Inflation Rate 7.80 7.50 15.03 4.28 Percent [+]
GDP Deflator 169.22 163.23 169.22 43.41 Index Points [+]
Producer Prices 514.80 506.50 514.80 0.00 Index Points [+]
Producer Prices Change 5.70 9.00 33.70 -12.30 Percent [+]
Food Inflation 10.10 9.50 15.82 -0.33 Percent [+]


Inflation Rate Reference Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Australia 3.00 Jun/14 2.90 23.90 -1.30 Percent [+]
Brazil 6.51 Aug/14 6.50 6821.31 1.65 Percent [+]
Canada 2.10 Aug/14 2.10 21.60 -17.80 Percent [+]
China 2.00 Aug/14 2.30 28.40 -2.20 Percent [+]
Euro Area 0.40 Aug/14 0.40 5.00 -0.70 Percent [+]
France 0.40 Aug/14 0.50 18.80 -0.70 Percent [+]
Germany 0.80 Aug/14 0.85 11.54 -7.62 Percent [+]
India 7.80 Aug/14 7.96 11.16 7.31 Percent [+]
Indonesia 3.99 Aug/14 4.53 82.40 -1.17 Percent [+]
Italy -0.10 Aug/14 0.09 25.64 -2.44 Percent [+]
Japan 3.40 Jul/14 3.60 25.00 -2.52 Percent [+]
Mexico 4.15 Aug/14 4.07 179.73 2.91 Percent [+]
Netherlands 1.00 Aug/14 0.89 11.19 -1.30 Percent [+]
Russia 7.60 Aug/14 7.50 2333.30 3.60 Percent [+]
South Korea 1.40 Aug/14 1.60 32.50 0.20 Percent [+]
Spain -0.50 Aug/14 -0.34 28.43 -1.37 Percent [+]
Switzerland 0.10 Aug/14 0.00 11.92 -1.37 Percent [+]
Turkey 9.54 Aug/14 9.32 138.71 -4.01 Percent [+]
United Kingdom 1.50 Aug/14 1.60 8.50 0.50 Percent [+]
United States 1.70 Aug/14 2.00 23.70 -15.80 Percent [+]





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