About This Statistic
This statistic shows the forecasted percentage change on a year earlier of the Consumer Price Index (CPI) in the United Kingdom (UK) for the first quarter of 2017 to the fourth quarter of 2018. The CPI rate is the most commonly used measure of inflation in the UK. This forecast, predicts a peak during this period of 2.4 percent in the last quarter of 2017 this trend is expected to continue throughout the first two quarters of 2018. More information regarding the UK's CPI is available, including monthly UK CPI data throughout 2015 and 2016, as well as annual data and comparative data regarding consumer price indices in the United Kingdom.