Russia Inflation Rate 1991-2015 | Data | Chart | Calendar | Forecast

The inflation rate in Russia was recorded at 11.40 percent in December of 2014. Inflation Rate in Russia averaged 143.16 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.

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Russia Inflation Rate


Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
11.40 9.10 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 Monday, January 26, 2015.


Russia Inflation Rate at 5-Year High


Russian annual inflation rate increased to 11.4 percent in December of 2014 from 9.1 percent in the previous month, mainly driven by higher food cost. It is the highest rate since August of 2009.

Year-on-year, food prices rose 16.4 percent in December, following a 12.5 percent increase in the previous month. Sugar recorded the highest increase (40 percent), followed by fruit and vegetables (22 percent) and meat and poultry (20.1 percent). 

Additional upward pressures came from recreation and culture (17.2 percent) alcoholic beverages and tobacco (15.7 percent), health (10.9 percent), housing, water, electricity and gas (8.7 percent), and transport (7.8 percent).

On a monthly basis, consumer prices went up 2.6 percent, due to a 3.3 percent increase in food prices and a 2.3 percent rise in non-food cost. 

Joana Taborda | joana.taborda@tradingeconomics.com
1/12/2015 2:25:53 PM


Recent Releases

Russia Inflation Rate Up to 9.1%
Russian annual consumer prices rose to 9.1 percent in November of 2014 from 8.3 percent in October of 2014 as cost of food and services continue to increase. It is the highest rate since June of 2011. Published on 2014-12-04

Russia Inflation Rate Rises Further
Russian annual inflation rate accelerated for the third straight month to 8.3 percent in October of 2014 from 8 percent in September. Yet, monthly inflation recorded the highest rate in five months. Published on 2014-11-05


Calendar GMT Event Actual Previous Consensus Forecast (i)
2014-11-05 01:00 PM
Inflation Rate YoY  Oct
8.3% 8.0% 7.99%
2014-12-04 01:00 PM
Inflation Rate YoY  Nov
9.1% 8.3% 8.9% 8.11%
2014-12-31 11:10 AM
Inflation Rate YoY  Dec 2014
11.4% 9.1% 9.34%
2015-02-05 01:00 PM
Inflation Rate YoY  Jan
11.4% 13.02%
2015-03-04 01:00 PM
Inflation Rate YoY  Feb
13.33%
2015-04-03 01:00 PM
Inflation Rate YoY  Mar
13.53%


Russia Prices Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Inflation Rate 11.40 9.10 2333.30 3.60 percent [+]
Inflation Rate Mom 2.60 1.30 100.00 -0.37 percent [+]
Consumer Price Index CPI 452.00 440.50 452.00 0.10 Index Points [+]
Core Inflation Rate 11.20 8.90 15.03 4.28 percent [+]
GDP Deflator 162.83 169.22 169.22 43.41 Index Points [+]
Producer Prices 513.90 510.10 514.80 0.00 Index Points [+]
Producer Prices Change 5.90 6.10 33.70 -12.30 percent [+]
Food Inflation 16.40 12.50 16.40 -0.33 percent [+]


Inflation Rate Reference Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Australia 2.30 Aug/14 3.00 23.90 -1.30 percent [+]
Brazil 6.41 Dec/14 6.56 6821.31 1.65 percent [+]
Canada 1.50 Dec/14 2.00 21.60 -17.80 percent [+]
China 1.50 Dec/14 1.40 28.40 -2.20 percent [+]
Euro Area -0.20 Dec/14 0.30 5.00 -0.70 percent [+]
France 0.10 Dec/14 0.30 18.80 -0.70 percent [+]
Germany 0.20 Dec/14 0.57 11.54 -7.62 percent [+]
India 5.00 Dec/14 4.38 11.16 4.38 percent [+]
Indonesia 8.36 Dec/14 6.23 82.40 -1.17 percent [+]
Italy 0.00 Dec/14 0.19 25.64 -2.44 percent [+]
Japan 2.40 Nov/14 2.90 25.00 -2.52 percent [+]
Mexico 4.08 Dec/14 4.17 179.73 2.91 percent [+]
Netherlands 0.70 Dec/14 1.00 11.19 -1.30 percent [+]
Russia 11.40 Dec/14 9.10 2333.30 3.60 percent [+]
South Korea 0.80 Dec/14 1.00 32.50 0.20 percent [+]
Spain -1.00 Dec/14 -0.40 28.43 -1.37 percent [+]
Switzerland -0.30 Dec/14 -0.10 11.92 -1.37 percent [+]
Turkey 8.17 Dec/14 9.15 138.71 -4.01 percent [+]
United Kingdom 0.50 Dec/14 1.00 8.50 0.50 percent [+]
United States 0.80 Dec/14 1.30 23.70 -15.80 percent [+]