The annual inflation rate in Senegal picked up to 2 percent in June of 2021 from 1.3 percent in the previous month. It was the highest inflation rate since last December, mainly pushed up by prices of food & non-alcoholic beverages (2.8 percent vs 1.6 percent in May); furnishings (2.8 percent vs 2.4 percent); restaurants & hotels (2.2 percent vs 2 percent); miscellaneous goods & services (3 percent vs 2.6 percent) and clothing & footwear (1 percent vs -0.3 percent). On a monthly basis, consumer prices went up 0.5 percent, after increasing 0.3 percent in the prior month. source: ANSD, Senegal

Inflation Rate in Senegal averaged 1.59 percent from 2006 until 2021, reaching an all time high of 7.20 percent in September of 2008 and a record low of -4.70 percent in August of 2009. This page provides the latest reported value for - Senegal Inflation Rate - plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. Senegal Inflation Rate - data, historical chart, forecasts and calendar of releases - was last updated on July of 2021.

Inflation Rate in Senegal is expected to be 2.20 percent by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Inflation Rate in Senegal to stand at 2.60 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Senegal Inflation Rate is projected to trend around 3.40 percent in 2022 and 3.60 percent in 2023, according to our econometric models.

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Senegal Inflation Rate

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
2.00 1.30 7.20 -4.70 2006 - 2021 percent Monthly
2014=100


Calendar GMT Actual Previous Consensus TEForecast
2021-04-09 02:00 PM Mar 1.2% 1.7% 2.3%
2021-05-10 01:00 PM Apr 0.3% 1.2% 1.4%
2021-06-11 03:30 PM May 1.3% 0.3% 1%
2021-07-09 01:30 PM Jun 2% 1.3% 1.5%
2021-08-13 01:30 PM Jul 2%
2021-09-09 03:00 PM Aug
2021-10-15 03:30 PM Sep
2021-11-12 12:00 PM Oct


News Stream
Senegal June Inflation Rate Quickens to 6-Month High
The annual inflation rate in Senegal picked up to 2 percent in June of 2021 from 1.3 percent in the previous month. It was the highest inflation rate since last December, mainly pushed up by prices of food & non-alcoholic beverages (2.8 percent vs 1.6 percent in May); furnishings (2.8 percent vs 2.4 percent); restaurants & hotels (2.2 percent vs 2 percent); miscellaneous goods & services (3 percent vs 2.6 percent) and clothing & footwear (1 percent vs -0.3 percent). On a monthly basis, consumer prices went up 0.5 percent, after increasing 0.3 percent in the prior month.
2021-07-09
Senegal Inflation Rate Rises to 1.3% in May
The annual inflation rate in Senegal surged to 1.3 percent in May of 2021 from 0.3 percent in the previous month. Food & non-alcoholic beverages prices rebounded (1.6 percent vs -0.2 percent in April) while cost rose faster for furnishing (2.4 percent vs 2.3 percent); restaurants & hotels (2.0 percent vs 1.9 percent); and miscellaneous goods & services (2.6 percent vs 2.4 percent). Meanwhile, prices rose at a softer pace for housing & utilities (1.0 percent vs 1.1 percent) and transport (0.1 percent vs 1.1 percent). Also, prices dropped less for clothing & footwear (-0.3 percent vs -0.9 percent) and communication (-1.6 percent vs -2.6 percent). On a monthly basis, consumer prices went up 0.3 percent, after a 0.2 percent rise in the prior month.
2021-06-11
Senegal April Inflation Rate at Over 2-Year Low
The annual inflation rate in Senegal fell to 0.3 percent in April of 2021 from 1.2 percent in the previous month. It was the lowest inflation rate since February of 2019, amid falling prices of food & non-alcoholic beverages (-0.2 percent vs 1.2 percent in March); clothing & footwear (-0.9 percent vs -0.2 percent) and communication (-2.6 percent vs -1.6 percent). Costs also slowed significantly for transportation (1.1 percent vs 3.3 percent). On a monthly basis, consumer prices edged up 0.2 percent, after a 0.5 percent decrease in the prior month.
2021-05-10
Senegal February Inflation Rate Eases to 1.2% in March
The annual inflation rate in Senegal eased to 1.2 percent in March of 2021 from 1.7 percent in the prior month. Consumer prices increased at a slower pace for food & non-alcoholic beverages (1.2 percent vs 2.5 percent in February) and transports (3.3 percent vs 4.1 percent) but accelerated for housing &utilities (1.0 percent vs 0.5 percent) and health (1.2 percent vs 0.6 percent). Meanwhile, inflation was unchanged for restaurants and hotels (2.1 percent), while communications recorded a slower decline (-1.6 percent vs -3.6 percent). On a monthly basis, consumer prices edged down 0.5 percent, following a 0.5 percent increase in the previous month.
2021-04-09

Senegal Inflation Rate
In Senegal, the three main components of the consumer price index are: Food and Non-Alcoholic Beverages (49.6 percent of total weight); Housing and Utilities (12 percent) and Clothing and Footwear (7.3 percent). Others include: Transport (5.6 percent); Household Contents, Equipment and Maintenance (5 percent); Miscellaneous Goods and Services (3.8 percent) and Restaurants and Hotels (3.8 percent). Recreation and Culture, Health, Communication, Education and Alcoholic Beverages and Tobacco account for the remaining 12.7 percent of total weight. .