Malta’s annual inflation rate climbed to 7.3 percent in December 2022 from 7.2 percent in the previous month. Prices advanced faster for food & non-alcoholic beverages (13.5 percent vs. 13.5 percent in November), transportation (4.8 percent vs. 4.0 percent), and housing & utilities (10.6 percent vs. 10.4 percent). On the other hand, restaurant & hotel prices eased (5.9 percent vs. 6.4 percent). Monthly, consumer prices were flat, following a 2.6 percent drop in November. source: National Statistics Office, Malta
Inflation Rate in Malta averaged 2.26 percent from 1997 until 2022, reaching an all time high of 7.40 percent in September of 2022 and a record low of -1.08 percent in April of 2007. This page provides the latest reported value for - Malta Inflation Rate - plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. Malta Inflation Rate - data, historical chart, forecasts and calendar of releases - was last updated on February of 2023.
Inflation Rate in Malta is expected to be 5.60 percent by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations.