Uganda Inflation Rate

The inflation rate in Uganda was recorded at 7.10 percent in March of 2014. Inflation Rate in Uganda is reported by the Uganda Bureau of Statistics. Inflation Rate in Uganda averaged 7.23 Percent from 1998 until 2014, reaching an all time high of 30.48 Percent in October of 2011 and a record low of -5.36 Percent in November of 2001. In Uganda, the inflation rate measures a broad rise or fall in prices that consumers pay for a standard basket of goods. This page provides - Uganda Inflation Rate - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. 2014-04-23

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Forecast Dates Unit Frequency
7.10 6.70 30.48 -5.36 5.66 | 2014/06 1998 - 2014 Percent Monthly
2005/2006=100

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Uganda Inflation Rate
LIST BY COUNTRY


CALENDAR GMT Country Event Reference Actual Previous Consensus Forecast
2013-09-30 09:30 AM Uganda
Inflation Rate YoY
Sep 2013 8.0% 7.3% 11.26%
2013-10-31 08:30 AM Uganda
Inflation Rate YoY
Oct 2013 8.1% 8.4% (R) 6.67%
2013-11-29 08:30 AM Uganda
Inflation Rate YoY
Nov 2013 6.8% 8.1% 6.65%
2013-12-31 08:30 AM Uganda
Inflation Rate YoY
Dec 2013 6.7% 6.8% 5.28%
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Prices Last Previous Highest Lowest Forecast Unit
Inflation Rate 7.10 2014-03-31 6.70 30.48 -5.36 5.66 2014-06-30 Percent [+]
Consumer Price Index (CPI) 216.20 2014-03-15 213.80 216.20 69.13 216.76 2014-06-30 Index Points [+]
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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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