United Arab Emirates Inflation Rate 1990-2014 | Data | Chart | Calendar

The inflation rate in the United Arab Emirates was recorded at 2.42 percent in August of 2014. Inflation Rate in the United Arab Emirates averaged 2.05 Percent from 1990 until 2014, reaching an all time high of 12.30 Percent in December of 2008 and a record low of -1.60 Percent in January of 2011. Inflation Rate in the United Arab Emirates is reported by the National Bureau of Statistics, United Arab Emirates.

   
 
 

United Arab Emirates Inflation Rate


Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
2.42 2.30 12.30 -1.60 1990 - 2014 Percent Monthly
2007=100
In United Arab Emirates, the main components of the consumer price index are: Housing (39 percent of the total weight); Food and Soft Drinks (13.9 percent) and Transportation (9.9 percent). Textiles, Clothing and Footwear account for 7 percent; Communications for 6.9 percent and Miscellaneous Goods and Services for 5 percent. Others include: Restaurants and Hotels (4.3 percent); Furniture and Household Goods (4.2 percent); Education (4 percent); Recreation and Culture (3 percent); Beverages and Tobacco (2 percent) and Medical Care (1 percent). The national index has a base of 100 as of 2007. This page provides - United Arab Emirates Inflation Rate - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Content for - United Arab Emirates Inflation Rate - was last refreshed on Monday, October 20, 2014.

Calendar GMT Country Event Reference Actual Previous Consensus Forecast
2013-09-18 02:00 PM United Arab Emirates
Inflation Rate YoY
Aug 2013 1.27% 1.3% 1.06%
2013-10-28 10:10 AM United Arab Emirates
Inflation Rate YoY
Sep 2013 1.26% 1.27% 1.5%
2013-11-18 09:10 AM United Arab Emirates
Inflation Rate YoY
Oct 2013 1.3% 1.26% 1.52%
2013-12-16 08:30 AM United Arab Emirates
Inflation Rate YoY
Nov 2013 1.4% 1.3% 1.1%


United Arab Emirates Prices Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Inflation Rate 2.42 2.30 12.30 -1.60 Percent [+]
Consumer Price Index CPI 120.68 120.58 120.68 107.75 Index Points [+]
Food Inflation 2.07 1.42 8.66 -2.32 Percent [+]
Inflation Rate Mom 0.08 0.41 1.34 -0.84 Percent [+]