Year 2018 2019
Trimester 2nd quarter 2018 3rd quarter 2018 4th quarter 2018 1st quarter 2019 2nd quarter 2019
Month May 2018 June 2018 July 2018 August 2018 September 2018 October 2018 November 2018 December 2018 January 2019 February 2019 March 2019 April 2019
Inflation (HICP) Inflation (HICP) Inflation (HICP) Inflation (HICP) Inflation (HICP) Inflation (HICP) Inflation (HICP) Inflation (HICP) Inflation (HICP) Inflation (HICP) Inflation (HICP) Inflation (HICP)
Total Level 1
Total 1. Food and non-alcoholic beverages 2.6% 2.8% 2.6% 1.8% 2.6% 2.5% 1.8% 1.3% 1.0% 0.7% 1.0% 0.5%
2. Alcoholic beverages, tobacco 4.6% 4.7% 4.7% 4.9% 5.0% 4.9% 4.8% 4.9% 4.6% 4.1% 2.9% 3.0%
3. Clothing and footwear 0.8% 0.7% -1.7% 0.6% 0.5% 0.6% 0.5% 0.6% 0.4% 0.6% 0.7% 0.4%
4. Housing, water, electricity, gas and other fuels 3.2% 4.2% 5.0% 5.0% 5.3% 7.4% 6.6% 4.1% 3.1% 3.6% 4.1% 2.9%
5. Furnishings, household equipment and routine household maintenance 0.8% 1.1% 0.4% 0.7% 0.8% 1.1% 0.9% 0.8% 0.8% 0.8% 0.6% 0.9%
6. Health 1.6% 1.5% 1.6% 1.6% 1.6% 1.5% 1.5% 1.4% 1.0% 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%
7. Transport 4.3% 5.4% 5.8% 6.0% 5.7% 6.2% 4.7% 3.4% 1.7% 2.6% 3.5% 3.5%
8. Communication -0.5% -0.4% -0.5% 1.0% 1.0% 0.9% 1.0% 0.2% 0.4% 0.6% 0.2% 0.3%
9. Recreation and culture 0.9% 1.2% 1.2% 0.8% 1.0% 0.6% 1.2% 1.5% 2.3% 3.3% 2.8% 2.3%
10. Education 1.7% 1.7% 1.7% 1.7% 1.7% 1.3% 1.3% 1.3% 1.3% 1.3% 1.3% 1.3%
11. Restaurants and hotels 2.2% 2.0% 1.8% 1.8% 1.7% 1.7% 2.4% 2.3% 1.1% 1.0% 2.0% 3.5%
12. Miscellaneous goods and services 1.4% 1.5% 1.5% 1.3% 1.6% 1.5% 1.5% 1.4% 2.1% 2.0% 2.0% 2.1%
Total 2.3% 2.6% 2.7% 2.6% 2.8% 3.2% 2.9% 2.2% 1.8% 2.0% 2.2% 2.0%
Source: Statbel (Directorate-general Statistics - Statistics Belgium)