Saudi Arabia Inflation Rate 2000-2015 | Data | Chart | Calendar

The inflation rate in Saudi Arabia was recorded at 2 percent in March of 2015. Inflation Rate in Saudi Arabia averaged 2.79 percent from 2000 until 2015, reaching an all time high of 11.10 percent in July of 2008 and a record low of -2 percent in January of 2001. Inflation Rate in Saudi Arabia is reported by the Central Department of Statistics & Information, Saudi Arabia.

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Saudi Arabia Inflation Rate


Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
2.00 2.10 11.10 -2.00 2000 - 2015 percent Monthly
2007=100
In Saudi Arabia, the most important categories in the consumer price index are Foodstuffs and beverages (26 percent of total weight); Renovation, rent, fuel and water (18 percent of total weight) and Transport and telecommunication (16 percent). Others include Home furniture (11 percent); Fabrics, clothing and footwear (8 percent); Education and entertainment (6 percent); Medical care (2 percent) and other expenses and services (13 percent). This page provides - Saudi Arabia Inflation Rate - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Content for - Saudi Arabia Inflation Rate - was last refreshed on Sunday, April 26, 2015.

Calendar GMT Event Actual Previous Consensus Forecast (i)
2013-06-12 10:00 AM
Inflation Rate YoY  May 2013
3.8% 4.0% 3.99%
2013-07-11 11:30 AM
Inflation Rate YoY  Jun 2013
3.5% 3.8% 3.89%
2013-08-13 09:15 AM
Inflation Rate YoY  Jul 2013
3.7% 3.50% 3.5%


Saudi Arabia Prices Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Inflation Rate 2.00 2.10 11.10 -2.00 percent [+]
Consumer Price Index CPI 131.60 131.50 131.60 84.80 Index Points [+]
Food Inflation 1.70 1.70 6.89 1.70 percent [+]
Inflation Rate Mom 0.10 0.00 2.14 -0.69 percent [+]


Inflation Rate Reference Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Australia 1.30 Feb/15 1.70 23.90 -1.30 percent [+]
Brazil 8.13 Mar/15 7.70 6821.31 1.65 percent [+]
Canada 1.20 Mar/15 1.00 21.60 -17.80 percent [+]
China 1.40 Mar/15 1.40 28.40 -2.20 percent [+]
Euro Area -0.10 Mar/15 -0.30 5.00 -0.70 percent [+]
France -0.10 Mar/15 -0.30 18.80 -0.70 percent [+]
Germany 0.30 Mar/15 0.09 11.54 -7.62 percent [+]
India 5.17 Mar/15 5.37 11.16 4.38 percent [+]
Indonesia 6.38 Mar/15 6.29 82.40 -1.17 percent [+]
Italy -0.09 Mar/15 -0.09 25.64 -0.60 percent [+]
Japan 2.20 Feb/15 2.40 25.00 -2.52 percent [+]
Mexico 3.14 Mar/15 3.00 179.73 2.91 percent [+]
Netherlands 0.38 Mar/15 0.20 11.19 -1.30 percent [+]
Russia 16.90 Mar/15 16.70 2333.30 3.60 percent [+]
South Korea 0.40 Mar/15 0.50 32.50 0.20 percent [+]
Spain -0.70 Mar/15 -1.10 28.43 -1.37 percent [+]
Switzerland -0.90 Mar/15 -0.80 11.92 -1.37 percent [+]
Turkey 7.61 Mar/15 7.55 138.71 -4.01 percent [+]
United Kingdom 0.00 Mar/15 0.00 8.50 0.00 percent [+]
United States -0.10 Mar/15 0.00 23.70 -15.80 percent [+]