Rwanda Inflation Rate

The inflation rate in Rwanda was recorded at 3.43 percent in March of 2014. Inflation Rate in Rwanda is reported by the National Institute of Statistics Rwanda. Inflation Rate in Rwanda averaged 6.43 Percent from 1997 until 2014, reaching an all time high of 28.10 Percent in February of 1998 and a record low of -15.80 Percent in February of 1999. In Rwanda, the inflation rate measures a broad rise or fall in prices that consumers pay for a standard basket of goods. This page provides - Rwanda Inflation Rate - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. 2014-04-23

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Forecast Dates Unit Frequency
3.43 3.45 28.10 -15.80 2.88 | 2014/06 1997 - 2014 Percent Monthly

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Rwanda Inflation Rate
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CALENDAR GMT Country Event Reference Actual Previous Consensus Forecast
2013-11-10 12:00 PM Rwanda
Inflation Rate YoY
Oct 2013 5.10% 5.10% 4.96%
2013-12-10 08:45 AM Rwanda
Inflation Rate YoY
Nov 2013 4.58% 5.10% 6.08%
2014-03-11 07:15 AM Rwanda
Inflation Rate YoY
Feb 2014 3.45% 2.4% 3.16%
2014-04-10 09:30 AM Rwanda
Inflation Rate YoY
Mar 2014 3.43% 3.45% 4.15%
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Prices Last Previous Highest Lowest Forecast Unit
Inflation Rate 3.43 2014-03-31 3.45 28.10 -15.80 2.88 2014-06-30 Percent [+]
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Inflation Rate | Notes
The data given on this page shows an annual change in the Consumer Price Index. The CPI measures changes in the price level of consumer goods and services purchased by households. The CPI is calculated by taking price changes for each item in the predetermined basket of goods and services and averaging them. The items weight according to their importance. Depending on the country, the highest weights are usually given to the food, energy, housing, clothing, medical care, transportation and household equipment.


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The inflation rate in Rwanda was recorded at 3.43 percent in March of 2014. Inflation Rate in Rwanda is reported by the National Institute of Statistics Rwanda.
Rwanda Current Account to GDP at -10.50 Percent  
Rwanda recorded a Current Account deficit of 10.50 percent of the country's Gross Domestic Product in 2012. Current Account to GDP in Rwanda is reported by the National Institute of Statistics Rwanda.
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The Gross Domestic Product (GDP) in Rwanda expanded 3.90 percent in the third quarter of 2013 over the same quarter of the previous year. GDP Annual Growth Rate in Rwanda is reported by the National Institute of Statistics Rwanda.
Rwanda Personal Income Tax Rate at 30.00 percent  
The Personal Income Tax Rate in Rwanda stands at 30 percent. Personal Income Tax Rate in Rwanda is reported by the Rwanda Revenue Authority.
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The benchmark interest rate in Rwanda was last recorded at 7 percent. Interest Rate in Rwanda is reported by the National Bank of Rwanda.
Rwanda Corporate Tax Rate at 30.00 percent  
The Corporate Tax Rate in Rwanda stands at 30 percent. Corporate Tax Rate in Rwanda is reported by the Rwanda Revenue Authority.
Rwanda Sales Tax Rate | VAT at 18.00 Percent  
The Sales Tax Rate in Rwanda stands at 18 percent. Sales Tax Rate in Rwanda is reported by the Rwanda Revenue Authority.
Rwanda Balance of Trade at -72088.00 Million RWF  
Rwanda recorded a trade deficit of 72088 Million RWF in September of 2013. Balance of Trade in Rwanda is reported by the National Bank of Rwanda.
Rwanda Current Account at -812.76 USD Million  
Rwanda recorded a Current Account deficit of 812.76 USD Million in 2012. Current Account in Rwanda is reported by the National Institute of Statistics Rwanda.
Rwanda Government Budget at -1.90 Percent of GDP  
Rwanda recorded a Government Budget deficit equal to 1.90 percent of the country's Gross Domestic Product in 2011/2012 fiscal year. Government Budget in Rwanda is reported by the National Bank of Rwanda.
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