Annual inflation rate in Bosnia and Herzegovina came in at 0.1 percent in November 2019, the same as in the previous month. It remained the lowest inflation since December 2016 when deflation ended. Inflation was steady for miscellaneous goods & services (at 0.2 percent); alcoholic beverages & tobacco (at 6.0 percent); health (at 0.6 percent) and education (at 0.2 percent). Also, prices rose faster for food & non-alcoholic beverages (1.3 percent from 1.1 percent) and restaurant & hotels (1.3 percent from 1.2 percent) while cost slowed for housing & utilities (1.0 percent from 1.4 percent) and recreation & culture (1.2 percent from 1.3 percent). Meantime, prices continued to decline for transport (-1.9 percent from -1.7 percent); clothing & footwear (-10.4 percent from -10.8 percent) and furniture & household equipment (-0.6 percent from -0.3 percent). On a monthly basis, consumer prices edged up 0.1 percent, easing from a 0.8 percent gain in October.
Inflation Rate in Bosnia and Herzegovina averaged 1.62 percent from 2006 until 2019, reaching an all time high of 9.90 percent in July of 2008 and a record low of -1.90 percent in June of 2009. This page provides the latest reported value for - Bosnia and Herzegovina Inflation Rate - plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news.
Inflation Rate in Bosnia and Herzegovina is expected to be 0.50 percent by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Inflation Rate in Bosnia and Herzegovina to stand at 1.60 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Bosnia and Herzegovina Inflation Rate is projected to trend around 1.40 percent in 2020, according to our econometric models.