Sweden’s annual inflation rate eased to 1.3 percent in June of 2021, from 1.8 percent in the previous month, as expected. It was the slowest increase in consumer prices since December of 2020, amid easing pressure from prices of housing & utilities (2.6 percent vs 3.0 percent in May); transports (5.0 percent vs 7.0 percent); and clothing & footwear (3.7 percent vs 6.1 percent). Meanwhile, prices continued to decline in food & non-alcoholic beverages (-0.3 percent vs -1.0 percent); health (-1.6 percent vs -1.8 percent); communication (-2.5 percent vs -2.8 percent); and recreation & culture (-1.8 percent vs -0.4 percent). On a monthly basis, consumer prices inched up 0.1 percent, easing from a 0.2 percent increase and also in line with market forecasts. source: Statistics Sweden
Inflation Rate in Sweden averaged 3.37 percent from 1980 until 2021, reaching an all time high of 15.50 percent in October of 1980 and a record low of -1.60 percent in September of 2009. This page provides - Sweden Inflation Rate - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Sweden Inflation Rate - data, historical chart, forecasts and calendar of releases - was last updated on July of 2021.
Inflation Rate in Sweden is expected to be 1.50 percent by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Inflation Rate in Sweden to stand at 1.20 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Sweden Inflation Rate is projected to trend around 1.00 percent in 2022 and 1.70 percent in 2023, according to our econometric models.