Saudi Arabia Inflation Rate 2000-2014 | Data | Chart | Calendar

The inflation rate in Saudi Arabia was recorded at 2.60 percent in October of 2014. Inflation Rate in Saudi Arabia averaged 2.81 Percent from 2000 until 2014, 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
2.60 2.80 11.10 -2.00 2000 - 2014 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 Thursday, November 27, 2014.

Calendar GMT Event Actual Previous Consensus Forecast (i)
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%
2014-10-15 09:00 AM
Inflation Rate YoY  Sep 2014
2.8% 2.8% 2.5%


Saudi Arabia Prices Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Inflation Rate 2.60 2.80 11.10 -2.00 percent [+]
Consumer Price Index CPI 131.10 130.90 131.10 84.80 Index Points [+]
Food Inflation 3.50 2.90 6.89 1.98 percent [+]
Inflation Rate Mom 0.20 0.20 2.14 -0.69 percent [+]


Inflation Rate Reference Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Australia 2.30 Aug/14 3.00 23.90 -1.30 percent [+]
Brazil 6.59 Oct/14 6.75 6821.31 1.65 percent [+]
Canada 2.40 Oct/14 2.00 21.60 -17.80 percent [+]
China 1.60 Oct/14 1.60 28.40 -2.20 percent [+]
Euro Area 0.40 Oct/14 0.30 5.00 -0.70 percent [+]
France 0.50 Oct/14 0.30 18.80 -0.70 percent [+]
Germany 0.80 Oct/14 0.80 11.54 -7.62 percent [+]
India 5.52 Oct/14 6.46 11.16 5.52 percent [+]
Indonesia 4.83 Oct/14 4.53 82.40 -1.17 percent [+]
Italy 0.10 Oct/14 -0.20 25.64 -2.44 percent [+]
Japan 3.20 Sep/14 3.30 25.00 -2.52 percent [+]
Mexico 4.30 Oct/14 4.22 179.73 2.91 percent [+]
Netherlands 1.10 Oct/14 0.90 11.19 -1.30 percent [+]
Russia 8.30 Oct/14 8.00 2333.30 3.60 percent [+]
South Korea 1.20 Oct/14 1.10 32.50 0.20 percent [+]
Spain -0.10 Oct/14 -0.20 28.43 -1.37 percent [+]
Switzerland 0.00 Oct/14 -0.10 11.92 -1.37 percent [+]
Turkey 8.96 Oct/14 8.86 138.71 -4.01 percent [+]
United Kingdom 1.30 Oct/14 1.20 8.50 0.50 percent [+]
United States 1.70 Oct/14 1.70 23.70 -15.80 percent [+]