07.06.2021
Sulev Pert Economist at Eesti Pank

The largest part of the inflation of 3.6% over the year in May was caused by rises in motor fuels and electricity prices. The monthly rise in prices was fast at 0.9% and was broadly based.

Higher inflation... more

07.05.2021
Sulev Pert Economist at Eesti Pank

Yearly growth in consumer prices accelerated to 1.9% in April, with more than half the rise coming from energy prices. The general price level in Estonia is now as high as it was in summer 2019.

The long cold spell this year meant... more

08.04.2021
Sulev Pert Economist at Eesti Pank

Inflation remained at its high level of recent months in March. The rise of 1.1% in consumer prices was driven most by the higher electricity price, which was 18% more than in March last year and contributed 0.6 percentage point to total... more

05.03.2021
Sulev Pert Economist at Eesti Pank

Inflation of 0.6% in February was mainly driven by energy prices, as price rises in the rest of the consumer basket remained slow.

Electricity prices were up 27% on the year and raised inflation by 0.9 percentage point. Cold weather... more

05.02.2021
Sulev Pert Economist at Eesti Pank

Data from Statistics Estonia show that consumer prices in January were 0.2% higher than a year earlier. Energy prices were down by 2.5%, but prices for food, including alcohol and tobacco, were up 0.5%.

The rise in prices was driven... more

08.01.2021
Sulev Pert Economist at Eesti Pank

Data from Statistics Estonia show that consumer prices were down 0.8% over the year in December. The consumer basket fell in price by 0.4% on average over 2020.

The year 2020 will go down in history as the year of the coronavirus... more

07.12.2020
Sulev Pert Economist at Eesti Pank

Data from Statistics Estonia show that consumer prices were down 1.1% over the year in November. Prices for energy were 8% lower than a year earlier and prices for services were down 0.3%, while prices for food products were 0.8% higher.... more

06.11.2020

Sulev Pert Economist at Eesti Pank  

Data from Statistics Estonia show that consumer prices in October were 1.5% lower than a year earlier. Prices have fallen over the year for energy, services and consumption goods, while prices for food... more

07.10.2020
Sulev Pert Economist at Eesti Pank

Data from Statistics Estonia show that consumer prices were down 1.1% over the year in September. The average fall in prices in September in the countries of the euro area was 0.3%. Prices for energy and services fell most, but inflation for... more

07.09.2020
Sulev Pert Economist at Eesti Pank

Data from Statistics Estonia show that consumer prices were 0.9% lower in August than a year earlier. Consumer prices fell for the fifth consecutive month. Prices were down because prices fell for energy and services. Food price inflation is... more

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