Singapore's core inflation rate, which excludes the costs of accommodation and private road transport, was 0.8 percent in August 2019, unchanged from the previous month's three-year low. Core Inflation Rate in Singapore averaged 1.69 percent from 1990 until 2019, reaching an all time high of 6.50 percent in May of 2008 and a record low of -1.40 percent in October of 2009.
Core Inflation Rate in Singapore is expected to be 0.80 percent by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Core Inflation Rate in Singapore to stand at 2.00 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Singapore Core Inflation Rate is projected to trend around 2.20 percent in 2020, according to our econometric models.