The Netherlands' annual inflation rate came in at 1.9 percent in April of 2021, unchanged from the previous month, but beating market consensus of 1.7 percent. It remained the highest inflation rate since December 2019 mainly due to a faster rise in prices of both housing (2.8% vs 2.6%) and clothing and footwear (3.1% vs 1.2%). Meanwhile, prices continued to increase for transport (2.3% vs 2.5%), furnishings & household equipment (1.9% vs 2.0%), and recreation & culture (0.9% vs 1.6%). On other hand, food and non-alcoholic beverages prices fell by 2.1 percent in April, following an 1.3 percent drop in March. The annual core inflation, which excludes energy, food, alcohol, and tobacco dropped to a five-month low of 1.6 percent in April from 1.8 percent in March. On a monthly basis, consumer prices were up 0.5 percent, accelerating from a 0.3 percent growth in the prior month. source: Statistics Netherlands
Inflation Rate in Netherlands averaged 3.16 percent from 1971 until 2021, reaching an all time high of 11.19 percent in November of 1974 and a record low of -1.30 percent in February of 1987. This page provides - Netherlands Inflation Rate - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Netherlands Inflation Rate - data, historical chart, forecasts and calendar of releases - was last updated on May of 2021.
Inflation Rate in Netherlands is expected to be 2.00 percent by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Inflation Rate in Netherlands to stand at 1.20 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Netherlands Inflation Rate is projected to trend around 1.60 percent in 2022 and 2.00 percent in 2023, according to our econometric models.