Average inflation measured by CPI reached 0.300 % in 2019 in Portugal, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 74.3 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, average inflation measured by CPI in Portugal reached an all time high of 31.0 % in 1977 and an all time low of -0.903 % in 2009. When compared to Portugal's main peers, average inflation measured by CPI in France amounted to 1.30 %, 0.877 % in Ireland, 0.240 % in Morocco and 0.700 % in Spain in 2019.
Portugal has been ranked 155th within the group of 175 countries we follow in terms of average inflation measured by CPI, 10 places above the position seen 10 years ago.
Inflation as measured by the consumer price index (CPI) reflects the annual percentage change in the cost to the average consumer of acquiring a basket of goods and services that may be fixed or changed at specified intervals, such as yearly.