Cost of food in Congo increased 8.40 percent in December of 2018 over the same month in the previous year. Food Inflation in Congo averaged 13.51 percent from 2011 until 2018, reaching an all time high of 101.59 percent in August of 2017 and a record low of -24.25 percent in December of 2012.
Food Inflation in Congo is expected to be 5.00 percent by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Food Inflation in Congo to stand at 6.00 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Congo Food Inflation is projected to trend around 8.00 percent in 2020, according to our econometric models.