The inflation rate in Bhutan was recorded at 3.90 percent in April of 2019. Inflation Rate in Bhutan averaged 4.93 percent from 2001 until 2019, reaching an all time high of 13.53 percent in June of 2012 and a record low of 0 percent in March of 2004.

Inflation Rate in Bhutan is expected to be 3.70 percent by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Inflation Rate in Bhutan to stand at 4.50 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Bhutan Inflation Rate is projected to trend around 4.80 percent in 2020, according to our econometric models.

Bhutan Inflation Rate
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Bhutan Prices Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Inflation Rate 3.90 3.40 13.53 0.00 percent [+]
Producer Prices 122.60 122.80 126.20 100.00 Index Points [+]
Producer Prices Change -2.30 -2.70 7.40 -3.10 percent [+]
Consumer Price Index Cpi 141.30 140.80 141.30 103.00 Index Points [+]
Food Inflation 4.80 3.70 18.72 -0.50 percent [+]
Inflation Rate Mom 0.40 0.10 2.00 -1.20 percent [+]

Bhutan Inflation Rate

In Bhutan, the most important categories in the consumer price index are food and non-alcoholic beverages (37 percent of the total weight) and housing, water, electricity, gas and other fuels (22 percent). The index also includes: transport (12 percent); clothing and footwear (9 percent); health (5 percent); alcoholic beverages and tobacco products (3 percent); communication (3 percent); recreation and cultural activities (2.4 percent), and household appliances (2.2 percent). Education, hotels, restaurants and other goods and services account for the remaining 5 percent of total weight. This page provides the latest reported value for - Bhutan Inflation Rate - plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. Bhutan Inflation Rate - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on October of 2019.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
3.90 3.40 13.53 0.00 2001 - 2019 percent Monthly
December 2012 = 100

Country Last Previous
Argentina 53.60 Aug/19
Australia 1.60 Jun/19
Brazil 2.89 Sep/19
Canada 1.90 Aug/19
China 2.80 Aug/19
Euro Area 0.90 Sep/19
France 0.90 Sep/19
Germany 1.20 Sep/19
India 3.99 Sep/19
Indonesia 3.39 Sep/19
Italy 0.40 Sep/19
Japan 0.30 Aug/19
Mexico 3.00 Sep/19
Netherlands 2.60 Sep/19
Russia 4.00 Sep/19
Saudi Arabia -1.10 Aug/19
Singapore 0.50 Aug/19
South Africa 4.30 Aug/19
South Korea -0.40 Sep/19
Spain 0.10 Sep/19
Switzerland 0.10 Sep/19
Turkey 9.26 Sep/19
United Kingdom 1.70 Aug/19
United States 1.70 Sep/19