The Consumer Price Index in Afghanistan increased 0.20 percent in February of 2017 over the previous month. Inflation Rate Mom in Afghanistan averaged -0.16 percent from 2010 until 2017, reaching an all time high of 7.27 percent in January of 2011 and a record low of -42.98 percent in May of 2011.
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In Afghanistan, the Consumer Price Index (CPI) is divided into two main groups: Food Items, accounting for 61.3 percent of total CPI and Non-Food Items making up the remaining 38.7 percent. The most important food items are: bread and cereals (28 percent), meat (6 percent), milk, cheese and eggs (5.6 percent) and oil and fats (5.3 percent). The non-food items are mainly composed of: housing (17.2 percent), clothing (7.2 percent), household goods (7 percent), transportation (2.3 percent), and health (2 percent). This page provides the latest reported value for – Afghanistan Inflation Rate MoM – plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. Afghanistan Inflation Rate MoM – actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases – was last updated on March of 2017.