Belarus Inflation September 2021

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Belarus: Inflation rises to double-digits in September

October 11, 2021

Consumer prices rose 1.33% in September over the previous month, accelerating from August's 0.18% increase. September's uptick marked the highest reading since February. In detail, the uptick is broad-based, with price pressures intensifying in all groups. Notably, prices for food goods rebounded and are the main driver behind September’s print.

Inflation came in at 10.2% in September, up from August’s 9.8%. September's figure was the highest inflation rate since December 2016. Meanwhile, the trend pointed up, with annual average inflation coming in at 8.6% in September (August: 8.2%).

FocusEconomics analysts project inflation to average 9.1% in 2021, which is up 0.2 percentage points from last month’s forecast. In 2022, the panel sees inflation averaging 7.4%, which is also up 0.2 percentage points from the previous month’s estimate.


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Note: Year-on-year and month-on-month variation of consumer price index in %.
Source: National Statistical Committee of the Republic of Belarus (BELSTAT).


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