Italy Inflation

Italy

Italy: Inflation inches down in November

December 12, 2013

According to final data for November, consumer prices fell 0.3% over the previous month. The reading was below the 0.2% fall recorded in October and was driven by lower prices for transportation and accommodation. Annual inflation inched down from 0.8% in October to 0.7% in November, marking the lowest level since November 2009. The core inflation index, which excludes more volatile categories such as unprocessed food and energy, dropped 0.3% over the previous month in November (October: 0.0% month-on-month). Annual core inflation was unchanged at October's 1.2%. Finally, annual HICP inflation averaged 1.4% in November, which was down from the 1.6% recorded in October. FocusEconomics Consensus Forecast panelists expect inflation to average 1.3% in 2013, which is down 0.1 percentage points from the previous month's projection. For 2014, panelists expect inflation to average 1.3%, which is also down 0.1 percentage points from last month's projection.


Author:, Head of Data Solutions

Sample Report

Looking for forecasts related to Inflation in Italy? Download a sample report now.

Download

Italy Inflation Chart


Italy Inflation November 2013

Note: Year-on-year and month-on-month var. of consumer price index in %.
Source: National Statistical Institute (Istat).


Italy Economic News

  • Italy: GDP growth revised downwards in Q3

    December 1, 2017

    Economic growth gained some traction in the third quarter on the back of strong investment and a robust external sector.

    Read more

  • Italy: Manufacturing sector at over six-and-a-half year high on booming new orders

    December 1, 2017

    The IHS Markit manufacturing Purchasing Managers’ Index (PMI) came in at a multi-year high of 58.3 in November, above October’s 57.8 reading.

    Read more

  • Italy: Inflation declines further in November

    November 30, 2017

    According to provisional data released by the National Statistical Institute (Istat) on 30 November, consumer prices dropped 0.2% on a monthly basis in November, matching October’s decrease.

    Read more

  • Italy: Consumer confidence weakens in November

    November 27, 2017

    The National Institute of Statistics’ (Istat) consumer confidence index declined to 114.3 points in November, down from October’s revised 116.0 points (previously reported: 116.1) and undershot market expectations of 116.4 points. November’s reading reflected a deterioration in consumers’ assessments of the current general economic situation as well as in their expectations about the future general economic situation.

    Read more

  • Italy: Business confidence slips in November

    November 27, 2017

    The National Institute of Statistics (Istat) composite business confidence indicator (IESE, Istat Economic Sentiment Indicator)—which covers the manufacturing, construction, services and retail sectors—slipped to 108.8 points in November, a slight decrease from October’s multi-year high of 109.1 points. The weakening came mainly on the back of a deterioration in sentiment on the retail trade sector, in which both the assessments on current sales and the expectations on future sales worsened.

    Read more

More news

Search form