Switzerland Inflation Rate 1956-2014 | Data | Chart | Calendar | Forecast

The inflation rate in Switzerland was recorded at -0.10 percent in November of 2014. Inflation Rate in Switzerland averaged 2.57 percent from 1956 until 2014, reaching an all time high of 11.92 percent in December of 1973 and a record low of -1.37 percent in June of 1959. Inflation Rate in Switzerland is reported by the Swiss Federal Statistical Office.

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Switzerland Inflation Rate


Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
-0.10 0.00 11.92 -1.37 1956 - 2014 percent Monthly
In Switzerland, the inflation rate measures a broad rise or fall in prices that consumers pay for a standard basket of goods. This page provides - Switzerland Inflation Rate - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Content for - Switzerland Inflation Rate - was last refreshed on Sunday, December 21, 2014.


Prices in Switzerland Drop 0.1% in November


Switzerland’s consumer prices fell 0.1 percent in November of 2014 after being unchanged in October of 2014.

Year-on-year, downward pressures came from health (-0.8 percent), transport (-0.8 percent), leisure and culture (-0.7 percent), other goods and services (-0.6 percent) and communications (-0.2 percent). Price increases were reported for:  food and non-alcoholic beverages (+ 0.7 percent) alcoholic beverages and tobacco (+0.7 percent), clothing and footwear (+0.7 percent), housing and energy (+ 0.6 percent) and restaurants and education (+0.3 percent).

On a monthly basis, consumer prices were unchanged from the previous month. Price were lower for transports (-0.7 percent), restaurants and hotels (-0.3 percent), food and non-alcoholic beverages (-0.2 percent) and housing and energy (-0.1 percent). In contrast, cost of alcoholic beverages and tobacco (+0.4 percent) and health (+0.4 percent) raise the most, followed by leisure and culture (+0.1 percent). In addition, prices of clothing and footwear were flat in comparison with October of 2014.

Carolina Cunha | carolina.cunha@tradingecononomics.com
12/8/2014 8:25:52 PM


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Calendar GMT Event Actual Previous Consensus Forecast (i)
2014-10-07 08:15 AM
Inflation Rate YoY  Sep
-0.1% 0.1% 0.0% 0.14%
2014-11-05 08:15 AM
Inflation Rate YoY  Oct
0.0% -0.1% -0.1% -0.12%
2014-12-08 08:15 AM
Inflation Rate YoY  Nov
-0.1% 0.0% 0% -0.01%
2015-01-09 08:15 AM
Inflation Rate YoY  Dec
-0.14%
2015-02-12 08:15 AM
Inflation Rate YoY  Jan
-0.17%
2015-03-06 08:15 AM
Inflation Rate YoY  Feb
-0.2%


Switzerland Prices Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Inflation Rate -0.10 0.00 11.92 -1.37 percent [+]
Inflation Rate Mom 0.00 0.00 2.10 -1.05 percent [+]
Consumer Price Index CPI 99.09 99.13 100.77 20.60 Index Points [+]
Core Inflation Rate 0.13 0.10 1.90 -1.20 percent [+]
Core Consumer Prices 98.74 98.60 100.29 92.67 Index Points [+]
GDP Deflator 100.00 99.90 108.30 57.30 Index Points [+]
Producer Prices 96.50 97.17 106.30 52.97 Index Points [+]
Producer Prices Change -1.60 -1.10 18.66 -6.15 percent [+]
Export Prices 96.60 97.40 103.60 95.70 Index Points [+]
Import Prices 95.45 95.33 116.35 63.19 Index Points [+]
Food Inflation 0.69 0.83 6.81 -4.58 percent [+]


Inflation Rate Reference Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Australia 2.30 Aug/14 3.00 23.90 -1.30 percent [+]
Brazil 6.56 Nov/14 6.59 6821.31 1.65 percent [+]
Canada 2.00 Nov/14 2.40 21.60 -17.80 percent [+]
China 1.40 Nov/14 1.60 28.40 -2.20 percent [+]
Euro Area 0.30 Nov/14 0.40 5.00 -0.70 percent [+]
France 0.30 Nov/14 0.50 18.80 -0.70 percent [+]
Germany 0.57 Nov/14 0.80 11.54 -7.62 percent [+]
India 4.38 Nov/14 5.52 11.16 4.38 percent [+]
Indonesia 6.23 Nov/14 4.83 82.40 -1.17 percent [+]
Italy 0.19 Nov/14 0.10 25.64 -2.44 percent [+]
Japan 2.90 Oct/14 3.20 25.00 -2.52 percent [+]
Mexico 4.17 Nov/14 4.30 179.73 2.91 percent [+]
Netherlands 1.00 Nov/14 1.10 11.19 -1.30 percent [+]
Russia 9.10 Nov/14 8.30 2333.30 3.60 percent [+]
South Korea 1.00 Nov/14 1.20 32.50 0.20 percent [+]
Spain -0.40 Nov/14 -0.10 28.43 -1.37 percent [+]
Switzerland -0.10 Nov/14 0.00 11.92 -1.37 percent [+]
Turkey 9.15 Nov/14 8.96 138.71 -4.01 percent [+]
United Kingdom 1.00 Nov/14 1.30 8.50 0.50 percent [+]
United States 1.30 Nov/14 1.70 23.70 -15.80 percent [+]