The inflation rate in Bhutan was recorded at 7.44 percent in August of 2020.

Inflation Rate in Bhutan averaged 5.06 percent from 2001 until 2020, reaching an all time high of 13.53 percent in June of 2012 and a record low of 0 percent in March of 2004. This page provides the latest reported value for - Bhutan Inflation Rate - plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. Bhutan Inflation Rate - values, historical data and charts - was last updated on October of 2020.

Inflation Rate in Bhutan is expected to be 4.20 percent by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Inflation Rate in Bhutan to stand at 3.10 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Bhutan Inflation Rate is projected to trend around 3.50 percent in 2021 and 4.00 percent in 2022, according to our econometric models.

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Bhutan Inflation Rate

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
7.44 7.56 13.53 0.00 2001 - 2020 percent Monthly

Bhutan Prices Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Inflation Rate 7.44 7.56 13.53 0.00 percent [+]
Inflation Rate Mom 0.09 3.27 3.27 -0.56 percent [+]
Producer Prices 124.90 124.30 126.20 100.00 points [+]
Producer Prices Change 1.90 1.20 7.40 -5.30 percent [+]
Food Inflation 14.68 14.91 18.72 1.30 percent [+]
Cpi Housing Utilities 103.34 103.29 103.34 70.71 points [+]
Cpi Transportation 101.49 101.30 101.49 76.15 points [+]
Consumer Price Index CPI 107.68 107.58 107.68 72.38 points [+]

Bhutan Inflation Rate
In Bhutan, the most important categories in the consumer price index are food and non-alcoholic beverages (37 percent of the total weight) and housing, water, electricity, gas and other fuels (22 percent). The index also includes: transport (12 percent); clothing and footwear (9 percent); health (5 percent); alcoholic beverages and tobacco products (3 percent); communication (3 percent); recreation and cultural activities (2.4 percent), and household appliances (2.2 percent). Education, hotels, restaurants and other goods and services account for the remaining 5 percent of total weight.