Spain Inflation Rate 1955-2014 | Data | Chart | Calendar | Forecast

The inflation rate in Spain was recorded at -0.50 percent in August of 2014. Inflation Rate in Spain averaged 7.14 Percent from 1955 until 2014, reaching an all time high of 28.43 Percent in August of 1977 and a record low of -1.37 Percent in July of 2009. Inflation Rate in Spain is reported by the National Statistics Institute (INE).

   
 
 

Spain Inflation Rate


Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
-0.50 -0.34 28.43 -1.37 1955 - 2014 Percent Monthly
2011=100
In Spain, the most important categories in the consumer price index are food and non-alcoholic beverages (20 percent of the total weight) and transport (15 percent). The index also includes: real estate (12 percent); hotels, coffee and restaurants (11.5 percent); clothing and footwear (9 percent) and entertainment and culture (7.5 percent). Health, communication, education and other goods and services account for the remaining 25 percent of total weight. This page provides - Spain Inflation Rate - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Content for - Spain Inflation Rate - was last refreshed on Friday, September 19, 2014.


Spain Inflation Hits the Lowest Since 2010


The annual inflation rate in Spain was recorded at -0.5 percent in August of 2014, confirming the preliminary estimates, as a fall in food and transport cost was able to offset higher housing prices. The rate was the lowest since 2010.

Year-on-year, downward pressures came from lower prices of transport (-0.4 percent in August of 2014 from -0.1 percent in July) and food and non-alcoholic beverages (-2.2 percent from 2.0 percent).

Cost of housing rose 0.9 percent compared with a 1.2 percent increase in July.

The core inflation rate (excluding food and energy) was 0.0 percent year-on-year in August of 2014.

In August, the annual rate of change of the Harmonised Index Consumer Price (HICP) fell 0.5 percent.

rida@tradingeconomics.com
9/12/2014 12:54:27 PM


Recent Releases

Spain Inflation Down to Nearly 5-Year Low
Spanish consumer prices are expected to fall by an annual 0.5 percent in August, marking the second consecutive month of negative inflation rate. It is the sharpest drop in consumer prices since October of 2009. Published on 2014-08-28

Spanish Inflation Rate Confirmed at -0.3%
The annual inflation rate in Spain fell 0.3 percent in July of 2014, confirming the preliminary estimates as cost of food and recreation and culture declined the most. Published on 2014-08-13


Calendar GMT Country Event Reference Actual Previous Consensus Forecast
2014-07-30 08:00 AM Spain
Inflation Rate YoY
Jul 2014 -0.3% 0.1% 0.2% 0.12%
2014-08-13 08:00 AM Spain
Inflation Rate YoY - Final
Jul 2014 -0.3% 0.1% -0.3% -0.3%
2014-08-28 08:00 AM Spain
Inflation Rate YoY
Aug 2014 -0.5% -0.3% -0.2% -0.2%
2014-09-12 08:00 AM Spain
Inflation Rate YoY - Final
Aug 2014 -0.5% -0.3% -0.5% -0.5%
2014-09-29 08:00 AM Spain
Inflation Rate YoY
Sep 2014 -0.5% 1.29%


Prices Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Inflation Rate -0.50 -0.34 28.43 -1.37 Percent [+]
Inflation Rate Mom 0.20 -0.94 4.58 -1.85 Percent [+]
Consumer Price Index CPI 103.51 103.35 104.56 1.83 Index Points [+]
Core Inflation Rate -0.02 -0.03 27.10 -0.10 Percent [+]
Harmonised Consumer Prices 119.93 121.80 121.90 119.19 Index Points [+]
Core Consumer Prices 102.69 102.55 103.93 9.42 Index Points [+]
Producer Prices 111.80 111.70 112.90 13.60 Index Points [+]
Producer Prices Change -0.40 0.50 24.60 -6.70 Percent [+]
Export Prices 109.30 108.40 113.40 13.70 Index Points [+]
Import Prices 105.70 106.70 116.80 12.20 Index Points [+]
Food Inflation -2.19 -2.00 7.20 -2.75 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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