France's annual core inflation, which excludes public sector prices, the most volatile consumer prices and the tax measures stood at 0.7 percent in December 2018, the same as in the previous month. Core Inflation Rate in France averaged 1.33 percent from 1991 until 2018, reaching an all time high of 4 percent in February of 1991 and a record low of -0.20 percent in November of 2014.
Core Inflation Rate in France is expected to be 1.40 percent by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Core Inflation Rate in France to stand at 1.60 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the France Core Inflation Rate is projected to trend around 1.80 percent in 2020, according to our econometric models.