Vietnam Inflation Rate

The inflation rate in Vietnam was recorded at 4.39 percent in March of 2014. Inflation Rate in Vietnam is reported by the General Statistics Office of Vietnam. Inflation Rate in Vietnam averaged 7.30 Percent from 1996 until 2014, reaching an all time high of 28.24 Percent in August of 2008 and a record low of -2.60 Percent in July of 2000. In Vietnam, the inflation rate measures a broad rise or fall in prices that consumers pay for a standard basket of goods. This page provides - Vietnam Inflation Rate - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. 2014-04-16

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Forecast Dates Unit Frequency
4.39 4.65 28.24 -2.60 4.19 | 2014/04 1996 - 2014 Percent Monthly

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Vietnam Inflation Rate
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CALENDAR GMT Country Event Reference Actual Previous Consensus Forecast
2013-03-26 07:00 AM Vietnam
Inflation Rate YoY
Mar 2013 6.64% 7.02%
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Prices Last Previous Highest Lowest Forecast Unit
Consumer Price Index (CPI) 156.95 2014-03-15 157.64 157.64 41.66 156.90 2014-04-30 Index Points [+]
Export Prices 99.50 2012-06-29 119.60 124.80 88.10 99.21 2012-12-31 Index Points [+]
GDP Deflator 134.51 2012-06-29 121.26 359.12 0.11 117.90 2012-12-31 Index Points [+]
Import Prices 99.70 2012-06-29 120.20 120.20 88.40 99.63 2012-12-31 Index Points [+]
Inflation Rate 4.39 2014-03-31 4.65 28.24 -2.60 4.19 2014-04-30 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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Vietnam Balance of Trade at -196.00 USD Million  
Vietnam recorded a trade deficit of 196 USD Million in March of 2014. Balance of Trade in Vietnam is reported by the General Statistics Office of Vietnam.
Vietnam Exports at 12280.00 USD Million  
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Vietnam Car Sales at 9295.00 Cars  
Car Registrations in Vietnam increased to 9295 Cars in November of 2013 from 8720 Cars in October of 2013. Car Registrations in Vietnam is reported by the Vietnam Automobile Manufacturers Association.
Vietnam Changes in Inventories at 98822.63 VND Billion  
Changes in Inventories in Vietnam increased to 98822.63 VND Billion in 2012 from 81538.12 VND Billion in 2011. Changes in Inventories in Vietnam is reported by the General Statistics Office of Vietnam.
Vietnam Consumer Price Index (CPI) at 156.95 Index Points  
Consumer Price Index (CPI) in Vietnam decreased to 156.95 Index Points in March of 2014 from 157.64 Index Points in February of 2014. Consumer Price Index (CPI) in Vietnam is reported by the General Statistics Office of Vietnam.
Vietnam Consumer Spending at 2093260.97 VND Billion  
Consumer Spending in Vietnam increased to 2093260.97 VND Billion in 2012 from 1844377 VND Billion in 2011. Consumer Spending in Vietnam is reported by the General Statistics Office of Vietnam.
Vietnam Current Account at 9061.00 USD Million  
Vietnam recorded a Current Account surplus of 9061 USD Million in 2012. Current Account in Vietnam is reported by the Asian Development Bank.
Vietnam Export Prices at 99.50 Index Points  
Export Prices in Vietnam decreased to 99.50 Index Points in 2012 from 119.60 Index Points in 2011. Export Prices in Vietnam is reported by the General Statistics Office of Vietnam.
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