Core consumer prices in Pakistan increased 8.20 percent in December of 2019 over the same month in the previous year. Core Inflation Rate in Pakistan averaged 7.52 percent from 2010 until 2019, reaching an all time high of 11.40 percent in June of 2012 and a record low of 3.40 percent in September of 2015. source: State Bank of Pakistan
Core Inflation Rate in Pakistan is expected to be 7.10 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 Pakistan to stand at 6.50 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Pakistan Core Inflation Rate is projected to trend around 7.30 percent in 2020, according to our econometric models.