The annual inflation rate in Belarus fell to 5.8 percent in March 2019 from 6.2 percent in the previous month, as prices advanced at a slower pace for food (6.6 percent vs 6.7 percent), non-food products (3.5 percent vs 3.8 percent) and services (7.3 percent vs 8.5 percent). On a monthly basis, consumer prices went up 0.4 percent, following a 1.3 percent increase in February. Inflation Rate in Belarus averaged 240.55 percent from 1992 until 2019, reaching an all time high of 2795.63 percent in August of 1994 and a record low of 4.10 percent in June of 2018.
Inflation Rate in Belarus is expected to be 5.40 percent by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Inflation Rate in Belarus to stand at 5.00 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Belarus Inflation Rate is projected to trend around 4.80 percent in 2020, according to our econometric models.