Cost of food in Nigeria increased 15.03 percent in April of 2020 over the same month in the previous year.
Food Inflation in Nigeria averaged 11.71 percent from 1996 until 2020, reaching an all time high of 39.54 percent in September of 2001 and a record low of -17.50 percent in January of 2000. This page provides - Nigeria Food Inflation - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Nigeria Food Inflation - data, historical chart, forecasts and calendar of releases - was last updated on May of 2020.
Food Inflation in Nigeria is expected to be 15.30 percent by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Food Inflation in Nigeria to stand at 16.70 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Nigeria Food Inflation is projected to trend around 16.30 percent in 2021 and 13.20 percent in 2022, according to our econometric models.