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

The inflation rate in Spain was recorded at -0.20 percent in September of 2014. Inflation Rate in Spain averaged 7.13 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
-0.20 -0.50 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 Tuesday, October 21, 2014.


Spain Inflation Rate Confirmed at -0.2%


The annual inflation rate in Spain was recorded at -0.2 percent in September of 2014, matching preliminary estimates. Higher housing prices were not enough to offset a fall in food and transport cost.

Year-on-year, downward pressures came from lower prices of transport (-1 percent) and food and non-alcoholic beverages (-0.8 percent). In contrast, upward pressures came from housing, water electricity and gas cost (up 2.2 percent), mainly electricity prices.

Annual core inflation rate which excludes food and energy dropped to -0.1 percent in September of 2014. Month-on-month, consumer prices increased 0.2 percent.

In September, the harmonized CPI decreased 0.3 percent year-on-year.

Instituto Nacional de Estadística | Ricardo Martins | ricardo.martins@tradingeconomics.com
10/14/2014 11:16:52 AM


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Spain Inflation Rate at -0.2% in September
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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. Published on 2014-09-12


Calendar GMT Country Event Reference Actual Previous Consensus Forecast
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 -0.2% -0.5% 0.29%
2014-10-14 08:00 AM Spain
Inflation Rate YoY - Final
Sep 2014 -0.2% -0.5% -0.2% -0.2%
2014-10-30 08:00 AM Spain
Inflation Rate YoY
Oct 2014 -0.2% 1.37%


Spain Prices Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Inflation Rate -0.20 -0.50 28.43 -1.37 Percent [+]
Inflation Rate Mom 0.20 0.20 4.58 -1.85 Percent [+]
Consumer Price Index CPI 103.67 103.51 104.56 1.83 Index Points [+]
Core Inflation Rate -0.10 -0.02 27.10 -0.10 Percent [+]
Harmonised Consumer Prices 119.93 121.80 121.90 119.19 Index Points [+]
Core Consumer Prices 102.68 102.69 103.93 9.42 Index Points [+]
Producer Prices 111.40 111.60 112.90 13.60 Index Points [+]
Producer Prices Change -0.60 -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 -0.80 -2.19 7.20 -2.75 Percent [+]