US consumer prices rose 0.3 percent in April 2019, missing market forecast of 0.4 percent and easing from a 0.4 percent gain in March, which was the biggest advance since January 2018. Energy prices continued to increase sharply (2.9 percent vs 3.5 percent) due to gasoline (5.7 percent vs 6.5 percent) and fuel oil (1.3 percent vs 2.1 percent). By contrast, food costs dropped for the first time since June 2017 (-0.1 percent vs 0.3 percent). Excluding food and energy, the indexes for shelter, medical care, education, and new vehicles all rose in April. The indexes for used cars and trucks, apparel, and household furnishings and operations were among those that declined over the month. Inflation Rate Mom in the United States averaged 0.29 percent from 1950 until 2019, reaching an all time high of 1.80 percent in February of 1951 and a record low of -1.80 percent in November of 2008.

Inflation Rate Mom in the United States is expected to be 0.10 percent by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Inflation Rate Mom in the United States to stand at -0.20 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the United States Inflation Rate MoM is projected to trend around 0.10 percent in 2020, according to our econometric models.

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Calendar GMT Actual Previous Consensus TEForecast
2019-02-13 01:30 PM Inflation Rate MoM 0% 0% 0.1% 0.1%
2019-03-12 12:30 PM Inflation Rate MoM 0.2% 0% 0.2% 0.1%
2019-04-10 12:30 PM Inflation Rate MoM 0.4% 0.2% 0.3% 0.2%
2019-05-10 12:30 PM Inflation Rate MoM 0.3% 0.4% 0.4% 0.2%
2019-06-12 12:30 PM Inflation Rate MoM 0.3% 0.2%
2019-07-11 12:30 PM Inflation Rate MoM 0.1%
2019-08-13 12:30 PM Inflation Rate MoM


United States Prices Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Inflation Rate 2.00 1.90 23.70 -15.80 percent [+]
Inflation Rate Mom 0.30 0.40 1.80 -1.80 percent [+]
Consumer Price Index CPI 254.96 254.15 254.96 23.51 Index Points [+]
Core Consumer Prices 261.74 261.37 261.74 28.50 Index Points [+]
Core Inflation Rate 2.10 2.00 13.60 0.00 percent [+]
GDP Deflator 111.37 111.19 111.37 12.85 Index Points [+]
Producer Prices 118.10 117.90 118.10 100.20 Index Points [+]
Producer Prices Change 2.20 2.20 19.57 -6.86 percent [+]
Export Prices 127.30 127.00 135.30 82.40 Index Points [+]
Import Prices 126.90 126.60 147.50 75.00 Index Points [+]
Food Inflation 1.80 2.10 36.70 -34.30 percent [+]
CPI Housing Utilities 264.45 263.89 264.45 30.50 Index Points [+]
CPI Transportation 214.14 208.84 223.54 22.30 Index Points [+]
Core Pce Price Index 111.13 111.08 111.13 16.73 Index Points [+]
Core Producer Prices 117.30 117.20 117.30 99.90 Index Points [+]
Pce Price Index 109.22 109.00 109.22 16.07 Index Points [+]
Inflation Expectations 2.60 2.82 3.40 2.42 percent [+]


United States Inflation Rate MoM

Inflation Rate MoM measures month over month change in the price of goods and services. This page provides - United States Inflation Rate MoM - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. United States Inflation Rate MoM - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on May of 2019.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
0.30 0.40 1.80 -1.80 1950 - 2019 percent Monthly
1982-1984=100, SA




Country Last Previous
Argentina 3.40 Apr/19
Turkey 1.69 Apr/19
Germany 1.00 Apr/19
Spain 1.00 Apr/19
South Africa 0.80 Mar/19
Euro Area 0.70 Apr/19
Netherlands 0.70 Apr/19
Brazil 0.57 Apr/19
Indonesia 0.44 Apr/19
Canada 0.40 Apr/19
South Korea 0.40 Apr/19
India 0.36 Mar/19
France 0.30 Apr/19
Russia 0.30 Apr/19
United States 0.30 Apr/19
Italy 0.20 Apr/19
Switzerland 0.20 Apr/19
United Kingdom 0.20 Mar/19
China 0.10 Apr/19
Mexico 0.05 Apr/19
Australia 0.00 Mar/19
Japan 0.00 Mar/19
Saudi Arabia -0.10 Mar/19
Singapore -0.10 Mar/19


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