Core Inflation Rate

Definition of ‘Core Inflation’ A measure of inflation that excludes certain items that face volatile price movements. Core inflation eliminates products that can have temporary price shocks because these shocks can diverge from the overall trend of inflation and give a false measure of inflation.



Core Inflation Rate in the United States increased 1.93 percent in June of 2014 over the same month in the previous year. Core Inflation Rate in the United States averaged 3.76 Percent from 1957 until 2014, reaching an all time high of 13.59 Percent in June of 1980 and a record low of 0 Percent in May of 1957. Core Inflation Rate in the United States is reported by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.



Core Inflation Rate In the Euro Area increased 0.80 percent in July of 2014 over the same month in the previous year. Core Inflation Rate in the Euro Area averaged 1.51 Percent from 1997 until 2014, reaching an all time high of 2.60 Percent in March of 2002 and a record low of 0.70 Percent in February of 2010. Core Inflation Rate in the Euro Area is reported by the Eurostat.



Core Inflation Rate in China increased 1.70 percent in July of 2014 over the same month in the previous year. Core Inflation Rate in China averaged 1.09 Percent from 2008 until 2014, reaching an all time high of 2.50 Percent in June of 2011 and a record low of -1.60 Percent in August of 2009. Core Inflation Rate in China is reported by the National Bureau of Statistics of China.



Core Inflation Rate in Japan increased 3.30 percent in June of 2014 over the same month in the previous year. Core Inflation Rate in Japan averaged 2.72 Percent from 1971 until 2014, reaching an all time high of 24.40 Percent in October of 1974 and a record low of -2.40 Percent in August of 2009. Core Inflation Rate in Japan is reported by the Statistics Bureau of Japan.



Core Inflation Rate in the United Kingdom increased 2 percent in June of 2014 over the same month in the previous year. Core Inflation Rate in the United Kingdom averaged 1.62 Percent from 1997 until 2014, reaching an all time high of 3.70 Percent in April of 2011 and a record low of -0.10 Percent in June of 2000. Core Inflation Rate in the United Kingdom is reported by the Office for National Statistics.

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