Malta Inflation Rate  2005-2018 | Data | Chart | Calendar | Forecast

Inflation rate in Malta increased to 2 percent in June of 2018 from 1.7 percent in the previous month. It was the highest inflation rate since January of 2013. Prices advanced faster for restaurant & hotels (4.2 percent from 3.3 percent in May); food & non-alcoholic beverages (1.9 percent from 1.6 percent); transport (1.4 percent from 0.7 percent) and housing & utilities (2.2 percent from 1.2 percent). On the other hand, cost slowed for miscellaneous goods & services (1.3 percent from 1.4 percent); furniture & household equipment (2.2 percent from 2.4 percent); health (0.7 percent from 0.9 percent) and alcoholic beverages & tobacco (1.2 percent from 1.5 percent). Meanwhile, prices fell for recreation & culture (-0.8 percent from -0.4 percent); clothing & footwear (-1.6 percent from -1.2 percent); communication (-0.4 percent from 0.6 percent) and education (-0.8 percent, the same as in May). On a monthly basis, consumer prices went up 1.3 percent, following a 1.4 percent gain in May. Inflation Rate in Malta averaged 1.92 percent from 2005 until 2018, reaching an all time high of 5.74 percent in October of 2008 and a record low of -1.08 percent in April of 2007.

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Calendar GMT Actual Previous Consensus TEForecast
2018-05-16 09:00 AM Inflation Rate YoY 1.4% 1.3% 1.4%
2018-06-15 09:00 AM Inflation Rate YoY 1.7% 1.4% 1.6%
2018-07-18 09:00 AM Inflation Rate YoY 2% 1.7% 1.9%
2018-08-17 09:00 AM Inflation Rate YoY 2% 1.9%
2018-09-14 09:00 AM Inflation Rate YoY 1.8%
2018-10-11 09:00 AM Inflation Rate YoY 2%


Malta Prices Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Inflation Rate 2.00 1.70 5.74 -1.08 percent [+]
Inflation Rate Mom 1.30 1.40 4.16 -3.44 percent [+]
Harmonised Consumer Prices 106.57 105.19 106.57 61.45 Index Points [+]
Consumer Price Index CPI 100.94 100.87 101.21 74.37 Index Points [+]
GDP Deflator 81.47 87.84 136.90 81.47 Index Points [+]
Producer Prices 100.88 100.23 114.38 93.76 Index Points [+]
Producer Prices Change 6.30 5.90 9.50 -9.70 percent [+]
Food Inflation 1.90 1.60 6.80 -0.40 percent [+]
Cpi Housing Utilities 102.92 102.83 109.63 99.38 Index Points [+]
Cpi Transportation 101.43 99.50 104.41 87.51 Index Points [+]


Malta Inflation Rate

In Malta, the most important category in the consumer price index is Restaurant and Hotels (17.6 percent of total weight). Food and Non-Alcoholic Beverages accounts for 16.2 percent; Transport for 13.4 percent; Recreation and Culture for 10.5 percent; Housing and Utilities for 8.3 percent and Miscellaneous Goods and Service for 8 percent. Household Goods and Maintenance; Clothing and Footwear; Health; Alcoholic Beverages and Tobacco; Communication and Education account for the remaining 26 percent of total weight. This page provides the latest reported value for - Malta Inflation Rate - plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. Malta Inflation Rate - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on August of 2018.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
2.00 1.70 5.74 -1.08 2005 - 2018 percent Monthly
2015=100, NSA




inflation rate by Country
Country Last
Australia 2.10 Jun/18
Brazil 4.48 Jul/18
Canada 2.50 Jun/18
China 2.10 Jul/18
Euro Area 2.10 Jul/18
France 2.30 Jul/18
Germany 2.00 Jul/18
India 4.17 Jul/18
Indonesia 3.18 Jul/18
Italy 1.50 Jul/18
Japan 0.70 Jun/18
Mexico 4.81 Jul/18
Netherlands 2.10 Jul/18
Russia 2.50 Jul/18
South Korea 1.50 Jul/18
Spain 2.20 Jul/18
Switzerland 1.20 Jul/18
Turkey 15.85 Jul/18
United Kingdom 2.50 Jul/18
United States 2.90 Jul/18


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