The Consumer Price Index in Brunei edged up 0.01 percent in June of 2019 over the previous month. Starting June 2019, Department of Economic Planning and Development decided to rebased CPI series to 2015 from 2010 in order to accommodate the economic changes in the country. Inflation Rate Mom in Brunei averaged -0.01 percent from 2013 until 2019, reaching an all time high of 1.60 percent in December of 2014 and a record low of -1.80 percent in January of 2016.
Inflation Rate Mom in Brunei is expected to be -0.10 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 Brunei to stand at 0.40 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Brunei Inflation Rate MoM is projected to trend around 0.30 percent in 2020, according to our econometric models.