Annual inflation rate in Lithuania decreased to 2.6 percent in August 2019 from 2.7 percent in the previous month. Prices slowed for housing & utilities (0.9% vs 3.4% in July), recreation & culture (3.5% vs 3.7%), and miscellaneous goods & services (2.3% vs 2.8%). In addition, cost fell for clothing & footwear (-1.6% vs -2%), transport (-0.2 % vs -1.2%), and communication (-2.4%, the same as in July). Meantime, inflation was steady for both furnishing & household equipment (at 1.8%); and hotels, cafes, restaurant (at 6.1%), while cost of alcoholic beverages & tobacco increased faster (3.8% vs 3.7%) and prices of food & non-alcoholic beverages rose by 5.1 percent, the most since October 2017, after a 4.6 gain in July. On a monthly basis, consumer prices fell 0.4% in August, after a 0.3% drop in July. Inflation Rate in Lithuania averaged 17.10 percent from 1993 until 2019, reaching an all time high of 707.40 percent in June of 1993 and a record low of -2 percent in January of 2003.

Inflation Rate in Lithuania is expected to be 2.50 percent by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Inflation Rate in Lithuania to stand at 2.20 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Lithuania Inflation Rate is projected to trend around 2.20 percent in 2020, according to our econometric models.

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Calendar GMT Actual Previous Consensus TEForecast
2019-06-10 06:00 AM Inflation Rate YoY May 2.7% 2.8% 2.4%
2019-07-08 06:00 AM Inflation Rate YoY Jun 2.5% 2.7% 2.8%
2019-08-08 06:00 AM Inflation Rate YoY Jul 2.7% 2.5% 2.6%
2019-09-09 06:00 AM Inflation Rate YoY Aug 2.6% 2.7% 2.8%
2019-10-08 06:00 AM Inflation Rate YoY Sep 2.6% 2.5%
2019-11-11 07:00 AM Inflation Rate YoY Oct 2.3%
2019-12-09 07:00 AM Inflation Rate YoY Nov 2.3%


Lithuania Prices Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Inflation Rate 2.60 2.70 707.40 -2.00 percent [+]
Inflation Rate Mom -0.40 -0.30 53.99 -1.30 percent [+]
Consumer Price Index CPI 109.57 110.01 110.60 0.20 Index Points [+]
Harmonised Consumer Prices 109.03 109.51 110.15 53.84 Index Points [+]
Core Consumer Prices 108.66 108.82 109.31 61.45 Index Points [+]
Core Inflation Rate 2.20 2.20 14.10 -2.90 percent [+]
GDP Deflator 127.36 121.07 127.36 66.79 Index Points [+]
Producer Prices 105.00 106.50 121.70 55.50 Index Points [+]
Export Prices 101.60 101.90 118.20 79.00 Index Points [+]
Import Prices 99.80 101.50 115.40 86.00 Index Points [+]
Producer Prices Change -3.50 -1.50 26.20 -19.50 percent [+]
Food Inflation 5.10 4.60 910.70 -7.30 percent [+]
Cpi Housing Utilities 101.69 104.26 109.54 0.51 Index Points [+]
Cpi Transportation 108.28 108.14 113.33 2.70 Index Points [+]


Lithuania Inflation Rate

In Lithuania, the most important category in the consumer price index is Food and Non-Alcoholic Beverages (23 percent of total weight). Transport accounts for 12.9 percent; Housing and Utilities for 11.9 percent; Alcoholic beverages and Tobacco for 9.2 percent; Clothing and Footwear for 8 percent and Recreation and Culture for 7.1 percent. Health; Miscellaneous Goods and Services; Furniture, Household Goods and Maintenance; Restaurants and Hotels; Communication and Education account for the remaining 27.9 percent of total weight. This page provides - Lithuania Inflation Rate - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Lithuania Inflation Rate - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on September of 2019.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
2.60 2.70 707.40 -2.00 1993 - 2019 percent Monthly
2010=100




Country Last Previous
Argentina 53.60 Aug/19
Australia 1.60 Jun/19
Brazil 3.43 Aug/19
Canada 1.90 Aug/19
China 2.80 Aug/19
Euro Area 1.00 Aug/19
France 1.00 Aug/19
Germany 1.40 Aug/19
India 3.21 Aug/19
Indonesia 3.49 Aug/19
Italy 0.40 Aug/19
Japan 0.30 Aug/19
Mexico 3.16 Aug/19
Netherlands 2.80 Aug/19
Russia 4.30 Aug/19
Saudi Arabia -1.30 Jul/19
Singapore 0.40 Jul/19
South Africa 4.30 Aug/19
South Korea 0.00 Aug/19
Spain 0.30 Aug/19
Switzerland 0.30 Aug/19
Turkey 15.01 Aug/19
United Kingdom 1.70 Aug/19
United States 1.70 Aug/19


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