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U.S. Inflation Rate Forecast

The Financial Forecast Center's projection for the U.S. inflation rate for the next 6 to 12 months is an increase in the inflation rate to more typical values between 1% to 2%.

Inflation Forecast Values

Year-Over-Year Percent Change in U.S. Consumer Price Index.

Month Date Forecast Value Avg Error
0 Jun 2017 1.63 ±0.0
1 Jul 2017 1.9 ±0.2
2 Aug 2017 2.0 ±0.3
3 Sep 2017 1.9 ±0.3
4 Oct 2017 1.7 ±0.3
5 Nov 2017 1.8 ±0.4
6 Dec 2017 1.6 ±0.4

Updated Jul 2017


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Year over Year Change In CPI. Percent per year. Includes Forecast.

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July 21, 2017 (Close of Day)
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