The annual inflation rate in Tunisia edged down to 6.2 percent in August of 2021, from 6.4 percent in the previous month, which was at a 1-½-year high. Prices slowed for food and non-alcoholic beverages (7.4 percent vs 8.0 percent in July); alcoholic beverages & tobacco (19.1 percent vs 26.1 percent); health (6.5 percent vs 7.3 percent); and furnishings (3.8 percent vs 4.0 percent). At the same time, inflation was steady for housing & utilities (at 5.1 percent); recreation & culture (at 4.1 percent) and miscellaneous goods & services (at 4.7 percent). Conversely, prices advanced faster for transport (4.3 percent vs 3.8 percent) and clothing & footwear (7.5 percent vs 7.1 percent). On a monthly basis, consumer prices were flat, after increasing 0.9 percent in July. source: National Institute of Statistics - Tunisia
Inflation Rate in Tunisia averaged 5.26 percent from 1963 until 2021, reaching an all time high of 16.70 percent in July of 1982 and a record low of -1.90 percent in June of 1970. This page provides - Tunisia Inflation Rate - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Tunisia Inflation Rate - data, historical chart, forecasts and calendar of releases - was last updated on September of 2021.
Inflation Rate in Tunisia is expected to be 5.60 percent by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. In the long-term, the Tunisia Inflation Rate is projected to trend around 4.40 percent in 2022 and 5.20 percent in 2023, according to our econometric models.