South Africa: Inflation forecast

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 South Africa

Inflation forecast

 Latest value 4.50
 Year 2028
 Measure percent
 Data availability 1981 - 2028
 Average 7.91
 Min - Max 0.26 - 20.00
 Source International Monetary Fund
For that indicator, we provide data for South Africa from 1981 to 2028. The average value for South Africa during that period was 7.91 percent with a minimum of 0.26 percent in 2003 and a maximum of 20 percent in 1985. The latest value from 2028 is 4.5 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2028 based on 183 countries is 6.16 percent. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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Recent values chart
South Africa - Inflation forecast - Recent values chart

Historical chart
South Africa - Inflation forecast - historical chart - 1981-2028




Definition: Year-on-year percentage changes in end-of-period consumer prices. The series includes actual historical values for past years and forecast values for the current and the next few years.

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 Current account forecast -2.11 2028 percent
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