The annual inflation rate in Tunisia remained unchanged for the third straight month at 5.4 percent in October of 2020, its lowest level since June of 2017. Prices slowed for transport (0.6 percent vs 1.3 percent in September); miscellaneous goods & services (6.6 percent vs 7.2 percent); education (6.4 percent vs 6.7 percent) and furnishings (5.9 percent vs 6.1 percent). Meantime, inflation was steady for alcoholic beverages & tobacco (at 10.6 percent); restaurants & hotels (at 10.1 percent) and communications (at 1.6 percent). Conversely, prices advanced faster for food & non-alcoholic beverages (5.6 percent vs 5.3 percent) and clothing & footwear (7.6 percent vs 6.9 percent). On a monthly basis, consumer prices rose 0.8 percent, following a 0.6 percent increase in the prior month. source: National Institute of Statistics - Tunisia
Inflation Rate in Tunisia averaged 5.26 percent from 1963 until 2020, reaching an all time high of 16.70 percent in July of 1982 and a record low of -1.90 percent in June of 1970. This page provides - Tunisia Inflation Rate - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Tunisia Inflation Rate - data, historical chart, forecasts and calendar of releases - was last updated on November of 2020.
Inflation Rate in Tunisia is expected to be 6.00 percent by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Inflation Rate in Tunisia to stand at 6.00 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Tunisia Inflation Rate is projected to trend around 6.00 percent in 2021 and 6.20 percent in 2022, according to our econometric models.