18 Sep United Kingdom Harmonised Consumer Prices
Harmonised Consumer Prices in the United Kingdom increased to 108.38 Index Points in August from 107.95 Index Points in July of 2019. Harmonised Consumer Prices in the United Kingdom averaged 79.01 Index Points from 1988 until 2019, reaching an all time high of 108.38 Index Points in August of 2019 and a record low of 48.40 Index Points in January of 1988. The Harmonised Index of Consumer Prices (HICP) is an indicator of inflation and price stability for the European Central Bank (ECB). The HICP is compiled by Eurostat and the national statistical institutes in accordance with harmonised statistical methods. The ECB aims to maintain annual inflation rates as measured by the HICP below, but close to, 2% over the medium term. This page provides – United Kingdom Harmonised Consumer Prices – actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news.