The annual inflation rate in Austria edged down to 1.7 percent in April 2019 from 1.8 percent in the prior month. Prices slowed mostly for food & non-alcoholic beverages (1.2 percent vs 1.5 percent in March) and recreation & culture (1.1 percent vs 1.6 percent), particularly package holidays (0.9 percent vs 4.3 percent). Meantime, inflation remained steady for housing & utilities (3 percent); restaurants & hotels (2.8 percent) and miscellaneous goods & services (1.7 percent). In contrast, cost advanced faster for transport (1.7 percent vs 1.4 percent); furnishings (1 percent vs 0.5 percent) and education (2.6 percent vs 2.9 percent). On a monthly basis, consumer prices were up 0.1 percent, after a 0.9 percent increase in the previous month. Inflation Rate in Austria averaged 3.23 percent from 1958 until 2019, reaching an all time high of 10.20 percent in September of 1974 and a record low of -3 percent in March of 1959.

Inflation Rate in Austria is expected to be 2.30 percent by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Inflation Rate in Austria to stand at 1.90 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Austria Inflation Rate is projected to trend around 2.00 percent in 2020, according to our econometric models.

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Calendar GMT Actual Previous Consensus TEForecast
2019-02-22 08:00 AM Inflation Rate YoY 1.7% 1.9% 2%
2019-03-15 08:00 AM Inflation Rate YoY 1.5% 1.8% 1.7%
2019-04-17 07:00 AM Inflation Rate YoY 1.8% 1.5% 1.5%
2019-05-17 07:00 AM Inflation Rate YoY 1.7% 1.8% 1.5%
2019-06-18 07:00 AM Inflation Rate YoY 1.7%
2019-07-17 07:00 AM Inflation Rate YoY 2.2%
2019-08-19 07:00 AM Inflation Rate YoY


Austria Prices Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Inflation Rate 1.70 1.80 10.20 -3.00 percent [+]
Inflation Rate Mom 0.10 0.90 5.20 -2.60 percent [+]
Consumer Price Index CPI 106.50 106.40 106.50 9.07 Index Points [+]
Harmonised Consumer Prices 107.10 106.80 107.10 70.20 Index Points [+]
GDP Deflator 115.17 115.19 115.19 73.76 Index Points [+]
Producer Prices 102.80 102.90 103.80 84.90 Index Points [+]
Producer Prices Change 1.50 1.60 5.47 -3.20 percent [+]
Food Inflation 1.20 1.50 4.76 0.10 percent [+]
Cpi Housing Utilities 107.20 107.10 107.20 99.30 Index Points [+]
CPI Transportation 104.80 103.20 106.20 95.90 Index Points [+]


Austria Inflation Rate

In Austria, the inflation rate measures a broad rise or fall in prices that consumers pay for a standard basket of goods. . This page provides - Austria Inflation Rate - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Austria Inflation Rate - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on May of 2019.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
1.70 1.80 10.20 -3.00 1958 - 2019 percent Monthly
2015=100




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Argentina 55.80 Apr/19
Australia 1.30 Mar/19
Brazil 4.94 Apr/19
Canada 2.00 Apr/19
China 2.50 Apr/19
Euro Area 1.70 Apr/19
France 1.30 Apr/19
Germany 2.00 Apr/19
India 2.92 Apr/19
Indonesia 2.83 Apr/19
Italy 1.10 Apr/19
Japan 0.90 Apr/19
Mexico 4.41 Apr/19
Netherlands 2.90 Apr/19
Russia 5.20 Apr/19
Saudi Arabia -1.90 Apr/19
Singapore 0.80 Apr/19
South Africa 4.40 Apr/19
South Korea 0.60 Apr/19
Spain 1.50 Apr/19
Switzerland 0.70 Apr/19
Turkey 19.50 Apr/19
United Kingdom 2.10 Apr/19
United States 2.00 Apr/19


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