Taiwan Inflation Rate

The inflation rate in Taiwan was recorded at 1.61 percent in March of 2014. Inflation Rate in Taiwan is reported by the National Statistics, Republic of China. Inflation Rate in Taiwan averaged 4.35 Percent from 1960 until 2014, reaching an all time high of 61.46 Percent in March of 1974 and a record low of -3.07 Percent in October of 1970. In Taiwan, the consumer price index consists of 7 categories: Food, Clothing, Housing, Transportation and communication, Medicines and medical care, Education and entertainment, and Miscellaneous goods and services. This page provides - Taiwan Inflation Rate - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. 2014-04-19

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Forecast Dates Unit Frequency
1.61 -0.05 61.46 -3.07 1.33 | 2014/06 1960 - 2014 Percent Monthly

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Taiwan Inflation Rate
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CALENDAR GMT Country Event Reference Actual Previous Consensus Forecast
2014-01-06 12:30 AM Taiwan
Inflation Rate YoY
Dec 2013 0.33% 0.67% 0.80% 0.55%
2014-02-06 12:30 AM Taiwan
Inflation Rate YoY
Jan 2014 0.76% 0.34% (R) 0.59% 0.62%
2014-03-05 12:30 AM Taiwan
Inflation Rate YoY
Feb 2014 -0.05% 0.760% 0.20% -0.16%
2014-04-07 01:30 AM Taiwan
Inflation Rate YoY
Mar 2014 1.61% -0.05% 0.22%
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Prices Last Previous Highest Lowest Forecast Unit
Consumer Price Index (CPI) 103.05 2014-03-15 102.85 104.06 10.82 103.38 2014-06-30 Index Points [+]
Core Consumer Prices 102.18 2014-03-15 102.16 102.46 61.35 102.37 2014-06-30 Index Points [+]
Inflation Rate 1.61 2014-03-15 -0.05 61.46 -3.07 1.33 2014-06-30 Percent [+]
Export Prices 96.98 2014-03-15 97.37 120.04 88.58 97.03 2014-06-30 Index Points [+]
GDP Deflator 93.78 2013-11-15 94.53 108.82 16.07 95.53 2014-06-30 Index Points [+]
Import Prices 94.18 2014-03-15 95.03 127.27 66.87 93.96 2014-06-30 Index Points [+]
Producer Prices 97.00 2014-03-15 97.39 104.60 12.36 97.12 2014-06-30 Index Points [+]
Core Inflation Rate 0.97 2014-03-15 -0.19 5.00 -1.90 0.94 2014-06-30 Percent [+]
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Inflation Rate | Notes
The data given on this page shows an annual change in the Consumer Price Index. The CPI measures changes in the price level of consumer goods and services purchased by households. The CPI is calculated by taking price changes for each item in the predetermined basket of goods and services and averaging them. The items weight according to their importance. Depending on the country, the highest weights are usually given to the food, energy, housing, clothing, medical care, transportation and household equipment.


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