The annual inflation rate in Sao Tome and Principe edged down to 10.1 percent in August of 2020 from 10.2 percent in the previous month. Still, it remains at levels not seen since October 2018. On a monthly basis, consumer prices went up 0.2 percent, the same pace as in the prior month. source: Central Bank of Sao Tome and Principe
Inflation Rate in Sao Tome and Principe averaged 14.56 percent from 1997 until 2020, reaching an all time high of 86.80 percent in February of 1998 and a record low of 3.50 percent in May of 2017. This page provides - Sao Tome and Principe Inflation Rate - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Sao Tome and Principe Inflation Rate - data, historical chart, forecasts and calendar of releases - was last updated on October of 2020.
Inflation Rate in Sao Tome and Principe is expected to be 9.00 percent by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Inflation Rate in Sao Tome and Principe to stand at 7.00 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Sao Tome and Principe Inflation Rate is projected to trend around 7.00 percent in 2021 and 6.80 percent in 2022, according to our econometric models.