The annual inflation rate in Jordan eased 5.2% in October of 2022, following a record 5.4% surge in the previous month. Upward pressure came mostly from prices of housing & utilities (9.5%), notably fuels & lighting (34.1%), culture & recreation (14.4%), health (7%) and transportation (5.1%). On a monthly basis, consumer prices declined 0.1%, the lowest since May 2021, following a 0.2% rise in the previous month. source: The Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan Department of Statistics (DOS)

Inflation Rate in Jordan averaged 4.93 percent from 1977 until 2022, reaching an all time high of 37.50 percent in August of 1989 and a record low of -4.54 percent in December of 1983. This page provides the latest reported value for - Jordan Inflation Rate - plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. Jordan Inflation Rate - data, historical chart, forecasts and calendar of releases - was last updated on November of 2022.

Inflation Rate in Jordan is expected to be 5.20 percent by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. In the long-term, the Jordan Inflation Rate is projected to trend around 1.50 percent in 2023, according to our econometric models.

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Jordan Inflation Rate



Calendar GMT Actual Previous Consensus TEForecast
2022-10-13 08:30 AM Sep 5.4% 5.4% 5.3%
2022-11-16 08:50 AM Oct 5.2% 5.4% 5.3%
2022-12-09 10:00 AM Nov 5.2% 5.2%


Related Last Previous Unit Reference
Inflation Rate 5.20 5.40 percent Oct 2022
Export Prices 241.10 254.50 points Aug 2022
Import Prices 330.40 323.20 points Aug 2022
Producer Prices Change 13.80 14.80 percent Sep 2022

Jordan Inflation Rate
In Jordan, the most important categories in the consumer price index are food and non-alcoholic beverages (27 percent of the total weight) and housing (24 percent). The index also includes: transport (16 percent); household furnishings and equipment (5 percent); miscellaneous goods and services (5 percent); alcoholic beverages, tobacco and cigarettes (4 percent); education (4 percent); clothing and footwear (4 percent); health (4 percent); communication (3 percent); recreation and culture (3 percent); and restaurants and hotels (2 percent).
Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
5.20 5.40 37.50 -4.54 1977 - 2022 percent Monthly
2018=100

News Stream
Jordan Inflation Rate Eases in October
The annual inflation rate in Jordan eased 5.2% in October of 2022, following a record 5.4% surge in the previous month. Upward pressure came mostly from prices of housing & utilities (9.5%), notably fuels & lighting (34.1%), culture & recreation (14.4%), health (7%) and transportation (5.1%). On a monthly basis, consumer prices fell by 0.1%, the first decline since May 2021, following a 0.2% rise in the previous month.
2022-11-16
Jordan September Inflation Rate at Over 4-Year High
The annual inflation rate in Jordan ticked up to 5.40% in September of 2022 from 5.36% in the previous month, reaching the highest point since July of 2018. Upward pressure came mostly from prices of fuels & lighting (33.30% vs 31.59% in August), recreation & culture (14.39% vs 14.20%); transportation (6.90% vs 6.89%) and health (7% vs 6.97%). On a monthly basis, consumer prices were up by 0.2%, the same pace as in the previous month.
2022-10-13
Jordan Inflation Rate Rises to 5.2%
Annual inflation rate in Jordan increased to 5.2% in June of 2022, the highest since August of 2018, from 4.4% in May. Biggest price increase came from recreation and culture (9.8%); restaurants and hotels (9.4%); housing (8.9%), namely fuels and lighting (29.9%); and food (4.1%). Compared to the previous month, consumer prices were up 1%.
2022-07-22