Cityscape in Egypt

Egypt Inflation April 2018

Egypt: Inflation declines for ninth consecutive month in April

In April, urban consumer prices rose 1.52% from the previous month, accelerating from March’s 0.99% increase. April’s increase was driven by higher prices for food and non-alcoholic beverages.

Urban inflation continued its descent in April, slowing to 13.1% in April from 13.3% in March—marking the ninth consecutive slowdown and the lowest figure since May 2016. Urban core inflation remained unchanged at March’s 11.6% in April. Meanwhile, annual average inflation decelerated to 23.7% in April from 25.3% in March.

Free sample report

Access essential information in the shortest time possible. FocusEconomics provide hundreds of consensus forecast reports from the most reputable economic research authorities in the world.
Close Left Media Arrows Left Media Circles Right Media Arrows Right Media Circles Arrow Quote Wave Address Email Telephone Man in front of screen with line chart Document with bar chart and magnifying glass Application window with bar chart Target with arrow Line Chart Stopwatch Globe with arrows Document with bar chart in front of screen Bar chart with magnifying glass and dollar sign Lightbulb Document with bookmark Laptop with download icon Calendar Icon Nav Menu Arrow Arrow Right Long Icon Arrow Right Icon Chevron Right Icon Chevron Left Icon Briefcase Icon Linkedin In Icon Full Linkedin Icon Filter Facebook Linkedin Twitter Pinterest