The annual inflation rate in Finland stood at 0.2 percent in December 2020, unchanged from the previous four months. Prices rose softer for food and non-alcoholic beverages (0.2 percent vs 1.5 percent in November), those of housing & utilities were unchanged (vs 0.1 percent). Meantime, prices of alcoholic beverages & tobacco rose more (3.3 percent vs 3.2 percent) while inflation was steady for education (vs 1.0 percent). At the same time, recreation & culture prices fell 0.3 percent in December, after a flat reading in the prior month. On the other hand, prices continued to fall for transport (-0.8 percent vs -2.1 percent), clothing & footwear (-1.4 percent vs -1.4 percent) and furnishings (-1.3 percent vs -0.8 percent). On a monthly basis, consumer prices inched up 0.1 percent in December, after a 0.1 percent drop in November. source: Statistics Finland

Inflation Rate in Finland averaged 4.61 percent from 1961 until 2020, reaching an all time high of 19.31 percent in January of 1975 and a record low of -1.54 percent in October of 2009. This page provides the latest reported value for - Finland Inflation Rate - plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. Finland Inflation Rate - data, historical chart, forecasts and calendar of releases - was last updated on February of 2021.

Inflation Rate in Finland is expected to be 0.50 percent by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Inflation Rate in Finland to stand at 1.40 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Finland Inflation Rate is projected to trend around 2.00 percent in 2022, according to our econometric models.

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Finland Inflation Rate

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
0.20 0.20 19.31 -1.54 1961 - 2020 percent Monthly
2015=100; NSA


Calendar GMT Actual Previous Consensus TEForecast
2020-10-14 05:00 AM Sep 0.2% 0.2% 0.2%
2020-11-13 06:00 AM Oct 0.2% 0.2% 0.3%
2020-12-14 06:00 AM Nov 0.2% 0.2% 0.4%
2021-01-14 06:00 AM Dec 0.2% 0.2% 0.4%
2021-02-19 06:00 AM Jan 0.2%
2021-03-15 06:00 AM Feb
2021-04-14 05:00 AM Mar
2021-05-14 05:00 AM Apr


News Stream
Finnish Inflation Rate Stays at 0.2% for 5th Month
The annual inflation rate in Finland stood at 0.2 percent in December 2020, unchanged from the previous four months. Prices rose softer for food and non-alcoholic beverages (0.2 percent vs 1.5 percent in November), those of housing & utilities were unchanged (vs 0.1 percent). Meantime, prices of alcoholic beverages & tobacco rose more (3.3 percent vs 3.2 percent) while inflation was steady for education (vs 1.0 percent). At the same time, recreation & culture prices fell 0.3 percent in December, after a flat reading in the prior month. On the other hand, prices continued to fall for transport (-0.8 percent vs -2.1 percent), clothing & footwear (-1.4 percent vs -1.4 percent) and furnishings (-1.3 percent vs -0.8 percent). On a monthly basis, consumer prices inched up 0.1 percent in December, after a 0.1 percent drop in November.
2021-01-14
Finnish Inflation Rate Unchanged at 0.2% in November
The annual inflation rate in Finland came in at 0.2 percent in November 2020, unchanged from the previous three months. Prices rose softer for food and non-alcoholic beverages (1.5 percent vs 1.7 percent in October), while inflation was steady for education (at 1.0 percent). Meantime, prices of alcoholic beverages & tobacco rose more (3.2 percent vs 2.8 percent) while those of housing & utilities rebounded (0.1 percent vs -0.2 percent). At the same time, recreation & culture prices were flat in November, after increasing by 0.2 percent in the prior month. On the other hand, prices continued to drop for transport (-2.1 percent vs -1.7 percent), clothing & footwear (-1.4 percent vs -0.9 percent) and furnishings (-0.8 percent vs -0.2 percent). On a monthly basis, consumer prices edged down 0.1 percent in November, after a 0.1 percent rise in October.
2020-12-14
Finnish Inflation Rate Stays at 0.2% in October
The annual inflation rate in Finland came in at 0.2 percent in October 2020, unchanged from the previous two months. Prices rose softer for food and non-alcoholic beverages (1.7 percent vs 2.0 percent in September), while inflation was steady for both education (at 1.0 percent) and alcoholic beverages & tobacco (at 2.8 percent). Meantime, recreation & culture prices rebounded (0.2 percent vs -0.3 percent). On the other hand, prices continued to drop for housing & utilities (-0.2 percent vs -0.4 percent), transport (-1.7 percent vs -1.9 percent), clothing & footwear (-0.9 percent vs -0.8 percent) and furnishings (-0.2 percent vs -0.3 percent). On a monthly basis, consumer prices edged up 0.1 percent in October, after a flat reading in September.
2020-11-13
Finnish Inflation Rate Stays at 0.2% in September
The annual inflation rate in Finland came in at 0.2 percent in September 2020, unchanged from the previous month. Prices rose faster for food and non-alcoholic beverages (2.0 percent vs 0.9 percent in August), education (1.0 percent vs 0.4 percent) and alcoholic beverages & tobacco (2.8 percent vs 2.7 percent). Meantime, prices dropped more for housing & utilities (-0.4 percent vs -0.1 percent), transport (-1.9 percent vs -1.7 percent), clothing & footwear (-0.8 percent vs -0.1 percent) and recreation & culture (-0.3 percent vs -0.1 percent), while that of furnishings fell 0.3 percent, after increasing 0.6 percent in August. On a monthly basis, consumer prices were unchanged in September, the same as in August.
2020-10-14

Finland Inflation Rate
In Finland, the most important category in the consumer price index is housing, water, electricity, gas and other fuels (24.6 percent of total weight). Food and non-alcoholic beverages accounts for 13.5 percent; transport for 13.4 percent and recreation and culture for 11.5 percent. Consumer price index in Finland also includes miscellaneous goods and services (7.4 percent); restaurants and hotels (6.8 percent) and furnishings, household equipment and routine household maintenance (5.4 percent). Health; alcoholic beverages and tobacco; clothing and footwear; communication and education account for remaining 17.3 percent of total weight.