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Nepal Inflation Data: Rate, CPI, Food, Harmonised

Nepal Inflation Indicators

Indicator Data Period
Consumer Price Index (CPI) 166 index points Aug/23
Food Inflation 8.95 % Aug/23
Inflation Rate YoY 7.52 % Aug/23


Latest data on Consumer Price Index (CPI) (index points)

Consumer Price Index (CPI)
                     Nepal - Historical Data (index points)

What is CPI Index in Nepal?

  • Consumer Price Index in Nepal increased to 166 index points in August 2023. The maximum level was 139 index points and minimum was 92.2 index points.
  • Data published Monthly by Rastra Bank.

Historical Data (index points) by years

Data
Period
Date
166 Aug/23 19.09.2023
163 Jul/23 19.08.2023
161 Jun/23 14.07.2023
161 May/23 10.06.2023
159 Apr/23 11.05.2023
157 Mar/23 12.04.2023
155 Feb/23 15.03.2023
155 Jan/23 07.02.2023


Historical Chart by presidents (index points)

Consumer Price Index (CPI) in Nepal by presidents

Name Period Start Data End Data Max Value Min Value CHG% Start/End
Bidhya Bhandari 29.10.2015 - 108.4000 120.0000 120.0000 108.4000 10.70%
Ram Yadav 23.07.2008 - 29.10.2015 92.7000 107.1000 107.1000 92.2000 15.53%


Latest data on Food Inflation (%)

Food Inflation
                     Nepal - Historical Data (%)

What is Food Inflation in Nepal?

  • Food Inflation in Nepal increased by 8.95 % in August 2023 over the same month in the previous year. The maximum level was 21.42 % and minimum was -1 %.
  • Data published Monthly by Rastra Bank.

Historical Data (%) by years

Data
Period
Date
8.95 Aug/23 19.09.2023
7.38 Jul/23 24.08.2023
5.66 Jun/23 02.08.2023
5.54 May/23 12.06.2023
6.93 Apr/23 11.05.2023
5.64 Mar/23 25.04.2023
6.2 Feb/23 15.03.2023
5.62 Jan/23 14.02.2023


Historical Chart by YoY presidents (%)

Food Inflation in Nepal by presidents

Name Period Start Data End Data Max Value Min Value CHG% Start/End
Bidhya Bhandari 29.10.2015 - 9.7000 3.2000 15.2000 -0.9000 -67.01%
Ram Yadav 23.07.2008 - 29.10.2015 11.4600 8.0000 21.4200 4.0300 -30.19%


Latest data on Inflation Rate YoY (%)

Inflation Rate YoY
                     Nepal - Historical Data (%)

What is Inflation Rate in Nepal?

  • Inflation Rate in Nepal increased by 7.52 % in August 2023 over the same month in the previous year. The maximum level was 30.42 % and minimum was -11.54 %.
  • Data published Monthly by Rastra Bank.

Historical Data (%) by years

Data
Period
Date
7.52 Aug/23 19.09.2023
7.44 Jul/23 19.08.2023
6.83 Jun/23 14.07.2023
7.41 May/23 10.06.2023
7.76 Apr/23 11.05.2023
7.44 Mar/23 12.04.2023
7.88 Feb/23 18.03.2023
7.26 Jan/23 07.02.2023


Historical Chart by YoY presidents (%)

Inflation Rate YoY in Nepal by presidents

Name Period Start Data End Data Max Value Min Value CHG% Start/End
Bidhya Bhandari 29.10.2015 - 8.2000 4.1000 12.1000 2.9000 -50.00%
Ram Yadav 23.07.2008 - 29.10.2015 12.0700 7.2000 14.4900 6.7700 -40.35%

Other inflation indicators in Nepal

Index Updated Actual Previous

Inflation Rate YoY in other countries

Country Updated Actual Previous
Bangladesh Sep/23 9.63 % 9.92
Jordan Aug/23 0.88 % 0.92
Kyrgyzstan Aug/23 9.5 % 10.3
Mongolia Aug/23 10 % 9.2
Nepal Aug/23 7.52 % 7.44
Palestine Aug/23 4.9 % 3.63
Tajikistan Aug/23 4.2 % 2.3
Cambodia -5.69 0.04 % -0.3
China Aug/23 0.1 % -0.3
Georgia Sep/23 0.7 % 0.9
India Aug/23 6.83 % 7.44
Israel Aug/23 4.1 % 3.3
Pakistan Sep/23 31.4 % 27.38
South Korea Sep/23 3.7 % 3.4
Taiwan Sep/23 2.93 % 2.53
Vietnam Sep/23 3.66 % 2.96
Maldives Aug/23 2.4 % 2.38
Armenia Sep/23 0.1 % -0.17
Hong Kong Aug/23 1.8 % 1.8
Indonesia Sep/23 2.28 % 3.27
Japan Aug/23 3.2 % 3.3
Kazakhstan Sep/23 11.8 % 13.1
Lebanon Aug/23 230 % 252
Macau Aug/23 0.99 % 0.78
Malaysia Aug/23 2 % 2
Philippines Sep/23 6.1 % 5.3
Qatar Aug/23 2.38 % 3.11
Singapore Aug/23 4 % 4.1
Sri Lanka Sep/23 1.3 % 4
Thailand Sep/23 0.3 % 0.88
Oman Aug/23 0.8 % 0.4
Iran Sep/23 39.5 % 39.8
Laos Sep/23 25.69 % 25.88
Azerbaijan Sep/23 10.9 % 11.7
Kuwait Aug/23 3.8 % 3.8
Saudi Arabia Aug/23 2 % 2.3
Bahrain Aug/23 0 % -0.1
North Korea Jul/13 55 % 70
United Arab Emirates Aug/23 2.28 % 1.02
Yemen Jun/17 0.77 % 0.45
Turkmenistan 2023 6.72 % 11.48
Uzbekistan 2023 9.2 % 8.96
Iraq Jul/23 3.48 % 3.41
Syria Aug/20 139 % 134
Afghanistan Jun/23 -6.5 % -2.8
Bhutan Aug/23 4.75 % 4
Brunei Jun/23 0.2 % 0.8
Mauritius Sep/23 5.2 % 5.9