Brazil's consumer prices increased 0.25 percent from a month earlier in February 2020, following a 0.21 percent gain in the previous month and above market expectations of a 0.15 percent rise. It was the lowest monthly inflation rate for a February month since 2000, as cost dropped for transport (-0.23 percent vs 0.32 percent in January) and housing (-0.39 percent vs 0.55 percent). Also, prices fell further for clothing (-0.73 percent vs -0.48 percent) and furnishing and household equipment (-0.08 percent vs -0.07 percent); and eased for food & beverages (0.11 percent vs 0.39 percent) and personal expenses (0.31 percent vs 0.35 percent).
Inflation Rate Mom in Brazil averaged 6.33 percent from 1980 until 2020, reaching an all time high of 82.39 percent in March of 1990 and a record low of -0.51 percent in August of 1998. This page provides - Brazil Inflation Rate MoM - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Brazil Inflation Rate MoM - data, historical chart, forecasts and calendar of releases - was last updated on April of 2020. source: Instituto Brasileiro de Geografia e Estatística (IBGE)
Inflation Rate Mom in Brazil is expected to be -0.20 percent by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Inflation Rate Mom in Brazil to stand at 0.20 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Brazil Inflation Rate MoM is projected to trend around 0.20 percent in 2021, according to our econometric models.