India Wholesale Price Index (WPI) Inflation

The Wholesale Price Index (WPI) is a statistical indicator that measures the average change in prices of a basket of goods and services sold at the wholesale level. The WPI is used as a measure of inflation in India.

Definition of WPI Inflation : WPI inflation is the rate of change in the WPI over a period of time. It is calculated as the percentage change in the WPI from one period to another.

Historical data of India WPI Inflation

Release DateMonthYearActualForecastPreviousChange
Feb 14, 2024Jan20240.27%0.53%0.73%-0.46%
Jan 15, 2024Dec20240.73%0.90%0.26%0.47%
Dec 14, 2023Nov20230.26%0.08%-0.52%0.78%
Nov 14, 2023Oct2023-0.52%-0.20%-0.26%-0.26%
Oct 16, 2023Sep2023-0.26%0.50%-0.52%0.26%
Sep 14, 2023Aug2023-0.52%-0.60%-1.36%0.84%
Aug 14, 2023Jul2023-1.36%-2.70%-4.12%2.76%
Jul 14, 2023Jun2023-4.12%-3.60%-3.48%-0.64%
Jun 14, 2023May2023-3.48%-2.35%-0.92%-2.56%
May 15, 2023April2023-0.92%-0.20%1.34%-2.26%
Apr 17, 2023March20231.34%1.87%4.80%-3.46%
Mar 14, 2023Feb20233.85%4.00%4.73%-0.88%
Feb 14, 2023Jan20234.73%4.54%4.95%-0.22%
Jan 16, 2023Dec20224.95%5.60%5.85%-0.90%
Dec 14, 2022Nov20225.85%6.50%8.39%-2.54%
Nov 14, 2022Oct20228.39%8.70%10.70%-2.31%
Oct 14, 2022Sep202210.70%11.50%12.41%-1.71%
Sep 14, 2022Aug202212.41%13.00%13.93%-1.52%
Aug 16, 2022Jul202213.93%14.20%15.18%-1.25%
Jul 14, 2022Jun202215.18%15.50%15.88%-0.70%
Jun 14, 2022May202215.88%15.10%15.08%0.80%
May 17, 2022Apr202215.08%14.48%14.55%0.53%
Apr 18, 2022Mar202214.55%13.00%13.11%1.44%
Mar 14, 2022Feb202213.11%12.10%12.96%0.15%
Feb 14, 2022Jan202212.96%12.70%13.56%-0.60%
Jan 14, 2022Dec202113.56%13.50%14.23%-0.67%
Dec 14, 2021Nov202114.23%11.90%12.54%1.69%
Nov 15, 2021Oct202112.54%10.90%10.66%1.88%
Oct 14, 2021Sep202110.66%11.10%11.39%-0.73%
Sep 14, 2021Aug202111.39%10.75%11.16%0.23%
Aug 16, 2021Jul202111.16%11.30%12.07%-0.91%
Jul 14, 2021Jun202112.07%12.23%12.94%-0.87%
Jun 14, 2021May202112.94%13.07%10.49%2.45%
May 17, 2021Apr202110.49%9.05%7.39%3.10%
Apr 15, 2021Mar20217.39%5.90%4.17%3.22%
Mar 15, 2021Feb20214.17%3.20%2.03%2.14%
Feb 15, 2021Jan20212.03%1.30%1.22%0.81%
Jan 14, 2021Dec20201.22%1.30%1.55%-0.33%
Dec 14, 2020Nov20201.55%1.62%1.48%0.07%
Nov 16, 2020Oct20201.48%-1.32%0.16%
Oct 14, 2020Sep20201.32%0.78%0.16%1.16%
Sep 14, 2020Aug20200.16%-0.27%-0.58%0.74%
Aug 14, 2020Jul2020-0.58%-1.00%-1.81%1.23%
Jul 14, 2020Jun2020-1.81%-2.40%-3.21%1.40%
Jun 15, 2020May2020-3.21%-1.05%0.42%-3.63%
May 14, 2020Apr20200.00%0.30%1.00%-1.00%
Apr 15, 2020Mar20200.90%2.00%2.26%-1.36%
Mar 16, 2020Feb20202.26%2.65%3.10%-0.84%
Feb 14, 2020Jan20203.10%2.92%2.59%0.51%
Jan 14, 2020Dec20192.59%2.15%0.58%2.01%
Dec 16, 2019Nov20190.58%0.74%0.16%0.42%
Nov 14, 2019Oct20190.16%0.90%0.33%-0.17%
Oct 14, 2019Sep20190.33%0.90%1.08%-0.75%
Sep 16, 2019Aug20191.08%1.04%1.08%0.00%
Aug 14, 2019Jul20191.08%1.93%2.02%-0.94%
Jul 15, 2019Jun20192.02%2.35%2.45%-0.43%
Jun 14, 2019May20192.45%3.10%3.07%-0.62%
May 14, 2019Apr20193.07%3.07%3.18%-0.11%
Apr 15, 2019Mar20193.18%3.20%2.93%0.25%
Mar 14, 2019Feb20192.93%2.88%2.76%0.17%
Feb 14, 2019Jan20192.76%3.65%3.80%-1.04%
Jan 14, 2019Dec20183.80%4.42%4.64%-0.84%
Dec 14, 2018Nov20184.64%4.70%5.28%-0.64%
Nov 14, 2018Oct20185.28%5.00%5.13%0.15%
Oct 15, 2018Sep20185.13%4.90%4.53%0.60%
Sep 14, 2018Aug20184.53%4.65%5.09%-0.56%
Aug 14, 2018Jul20185.09%5.24%5.77%-0.68%
Jul 16, 2018Jun20185.77%4.93%4.43%1.34%
Jun 14, 2018May20184.43%3.76%3.18%1.25%
May 14, 2018Apr20183.18%2.86%2.47%0.71%
Apr 16, 2018Mar20182.47%2.58%2.48%-0.01%
Mar 14, 2018Feb20182.48%2.50%2.84%-0.36%
Feb 15, 2018Jan20182.84%3.25%3.58%-0.74%
Jan 15, 2018Dec20173.58%4.00%3.93%-0.35%
Dec 14, 2017Nov20173.93%3.78%3.59%0.34%
Nov 14, 2017Oct20173.59%3.01%2.60%0.99%
Oct 16, 2017Sep20172.60%3.41%3.24%-0.64%
Sep 14, 2017Aug20173.24%3.00%1.88%1.36%
Aug 14, 2017Jul20171.88%1.30%0.90%0.98%
Jul 14, 2017Jun20170.90%1.60%2.17%-1.27%
Jun 14, 2017May20172.17%3.11%3.85%-1.68%
May 12, 2017Apr20173.85%4.79%5.70%-1.85%
Apr 17, 2017Mar20175.70%5.98%6.55%-0.85%
Mar 14, 2017Feb20176.55%5.90%5.25%1.30%
Feb 14, 2017Jan20175.25%3.89%3.39%1.86%
Jan 16, 2017Dec20163.39%3.50%3.15%0.24%
Dec 14, 2016Nov20163.15%3.10%3.39%-0.24%
Nov 15, 2016Oct20163.39%3.75%3.57%-0.18%
Oct 14, 2016Sep20163.57%3.89%3.74%-0.17%
Sep 14, 2016Aug20163.74%4.01%3.55%0.19%
Aug 16, 2016Jul20163.55%2.55%1.62%1.93%
Jul 14, 2016Jun20161.62%1.19%0.79%0.83%
Jun 14, 2016May20160.79%0.42%0.34%0.45%
May 16, 2016Apr20160.34%-0.20%-0.85%1.19%
Apr 18, 2016Mar2016-0.85%-0.77%-0.91%0.06%
Mar 14, 2016Feb2016-0.91%-0.27%-0.90%-0.01%
Feb 15, 2016Jan2016-0.90%-0.15%-0.73%-0.17%
Jan 14, 2016Dec2015-0.73%-1.15%-1.99%1.26%
Dec 14, 2015Nov2015-1.99%-2.80%-3.81%1.82%
Nov 16, 2015Oct2015-3.81%-3.88%-4.54%0.73%
Oct 14, 2015Sep2015-4.54%-4.43%-4.95%0.41%
Sep 14, 2015Aug2015-4.95%-4.40%-4.05%-0.90%
Aug 14, 2015Jul2015-4.05%-2.80%-2.40%-1.65%
Jul 14, 2015Jun2015-2.40%-2.20%-2.36%-0.04%
Jun 15, 2015May2015-2.36%-2.50%-2.65%0.29%
May 14, 2015Apr2015-2.65%-2.30%-2.33%-0.32%
Apr 15, 2015Mar2015-2.33%-1.95%-2.06%-0.27%
Mar 16, 2015Feb2015-2.06%-0.70%-0.39%-1.67%
Feb 16, 2015Jan2015-0.39%0.41%0.11%-0.50%
Jan 14, 2015Dec20140.11%0.61%0.00%0.11%
Dec 15, 2014Nov20140.00%1.36%1.77%-1.77%
Nov 14, 2014Oct20141.77%2.27%2.38%-0.61%
Oct 14, 2014Sep20142.38%3.30%3.74%-1.36%
Sep 15, 2014Aug20143.74%4.50%5.19%-1.45%
Aug 14, 2014Jul20145.19%5.10%5.43%-0.24%
Jul 14, 2014Jun20145.43%5.80%6.01%-0.58%
Jun 16, 2014May20146.01%5.40%5.20%0.81%
May 15, 2014Apr20145.20%5.73%5.70%-0.50%
Apr 15, 2014Mar20145.70%5.30%4.68%1.02%
Mar 14, 2014Feb20144.68%4.99%5.05%-0.37%
Feb 14, 2014Jan20145.05%5.80%6.16%-1.11%
Jan 15, 2014Dec20136.16%7.00%7.52%-1.36%
Dec 16, 2013Nov20137.52%7.00%7.00%0.52%
Nov 14, 2013Oct20137.00%6.90%6.46%0.54%
Oct 14, 2013Sep20136.46%6.00%6.10%0.36%
Sep 16, 2013Aug20136.10%5.80%5.79%0.31%
Aug 14, 2013Jul20135.79%5.00%4.86%0.93%
Jul 15, 2013Jun20134.86%4.90%4.70%0.16%
Jun 14, 2013May20134.70%4.87%4.89%-0.19%
May 14, 2013Apr20134.89%5.50%5.96%-1.07%
Apr 15, 2013Mar20135.96%6.40%6.84%-0.88%
Mar 14, 2013Feb20136.84%6.59%6.62%0.22%
Feb 14, 2013Jan20136.62%7.00%7.18%-0.56%
Jan 14, 2013Dec20127.18%7.40%7.24%-0.06%
Dec 14, 2012Nov20127.24%7.57%7.45%-0.21%
Nov 14, 2012Oct20127.45%7.96%7.81%-0.36%
Oct 15, 2012Sep20127.81%7.70%7.55%0.26%
Sep 14, 2012Aug20127.55%6.95%6.87%0.68%
Aug 14, 2012Jul20126.87%7.37%7.25%-0.38%
Jul 16, 2012Jun20127.25%7.62%7.55%-0.30%
Jun 14, 2012May20127.55%7.60%7.23%0.32%
May 14, 2012Apr20127.23%6.70%6.89%0.34%
Apr 16, 2012Mar20126.89%6.70%6.95%-0.06%
Mar 14, 2012Feb20126.95%6.79%6.55%0.40%
Feb 14, 2012Jan20126.60%6.60%7.50%-0.90%
Jan 16, 2012Dec20117.50%8.10%9.10%-1.60%
Dec 14, 2011Nov20119.10%9.50%9.70%-0.60%
Nov 14, 2011Oct20119.70%9.50%9.70%0.00%
Oct 14, 2011Sep20119.70%9.40%9.80%-0.10%
Sep 14, 2011Aug20119.80%9.20%9.20%0.60%
Aug 16, 2011Jul20119.20%9.10%9.40%-0.20%
Jul 14, 2011Jun20119.40%9.00%9.10%0.30%
Jun 19, 2011May20119.10%-9.74%-0.64%
May 01, 2011Apr20119.74%9.68%0.06%
Apr 01, 2011Mar20119.68%9.54%0.14%
Mar 01, 2011Feb20119.54%9.47%0.07%
Feb 01, 2011Jan20119.47%9.45%0.02%
Jan 01, 2011Dec20109.45%8.20%1.25%
Dec 01, 2010Nov20108.20%9.08%-0.88%
Nov 01, 2010Oct20109.08%8.98%0.10%
Oct 01, 2010Sep20108.98%8.87%0.11%
Sep 01, 2010Aug20108.87%9.98%-1.11%
Aug 01, 2010Jul20109.98%10.25%-0.27%
Jul 01, 2010Jun201010.25%10.48%-0.23%
Jun 01, 2010May201010.48%10.88%-0.40%
May 01, 2010Apr201010.88%10.36%0.52%
Apr 01, 2010Mar201010.36%9.65%0.71%
Mar 01, 2010Feb20109.65%8.68%0.97%
Feb 01, 2010Jan20108.68%7.15%1.53%
Jan 01, 2010Dec20097.15%4.73%2.42%
Dec 01, 2009Nov20094.73%1.79%2.94%
Nov 01, 2009Oct20091.79%1.40%0.39%
Oct 01, 2009Sep20091.40%0.54%0.86%
Sep 01, 2009Aug20090.54%-0.31%0.85%
Aug 01, 2009Jul2009-0.31%-0.39%0.08%
Jul 01, 2009Jun2009-0.39%1.45%-1.84%
Jun 01, 2009May20091.45%1.21%0.24%
May 01, 2009Apr20091.21%1.65%-0.44%
Apr 01, 2009Mar20091.65%3.61%-1.96%
Mar 01, 2009Feb20093.61%5.87%-2.26%
Feb 01, 2009Jan20095.87%6.68%-0.81%
Jan 01, 2009Dec20086.68%8.65%-1.97%
Dec 01, 2008Nov20088.65%10.66%-2.01%
Nov 01, 2008Oct200810.66%10.78%-0.12%
Oct 01, 2008Sep200810.78%11.12%-0.34%
Sep 01, 2008Aug200811.12%11.15%-0.03%
Aug 01, 2008Jul200811.15%10.89%0.26%
Jul 01, 2008Jun200810.89%8.20%2.69%
Jun 01, 2008May20088.20%7.86%0.34%
May 01, 2008Apr20087.86%7.71%0.15%
Apr 01, 2008Mar20087.71%5.68%2.03%
Mar 01, 2008Feb20085.68%4.54%1.14%
Feb 01, 2008Jan20084.54%4.01%0.53%
Jan 01, 2008Dec20074.01%3.73%0.28%
Dec 01, 2007Nov20073.73%3.19%0.54%
Nov 01, 2007Oct20073.19%3.39%-0.20%
Oct 01, 2007Sep20073.39%4.04%-0.65%
Sep 01, 2007Aug20074.04%4.42%-0.38%
Aug 01, 2007Jul20074.42%4.46%-0.04%
Jul 01, 2007Jun20074.46%5.52%-1.06%
Jun 01, 2007May20075.52%6.22%-0.70%
May 01, 2007Apr20076.22%6.72%-0.50%
Apr 01, 2007Mar20076.72%6.63%0.09%
Mar 01, 2007Feb20076.63%6.64%-0.01%
Feb 01, 2007Jan20076.64%6.96%-0.32%
Jan 01, 2007Dec20066.96%6.73%0.23%
Dec 01, 2006Nov20066.73%6.93%-0.20%
Nov 01, 2006Oct20066.93%6.96%-0.03%
Oct 01, 2006Sep20066.96%7.11%-0.15%
Sep 01, 2006Aug20067.11%6.54%0.57%
Aug 01, 2006Jul20066.54%6.80%-0.26%
Jul 01, 2006Jun20066.80%6.05%0.75%
Jun 01, 2006May20066.05%4.97%1.08%
May 01, 2006Apr20064.97%4.24%0.73%
Apr 01, 2006Mar20064.24%4.45%-0.21%
Mar 01, 2006Feb20064.45%4.36%0.09%
Feb 01, 2006Jan20064.36%4.38%-0.02%
Jan 01, 2006Dec20054.38%3.94%0.44%
Dec 01, 2005Nov20053.94%4.67%-0.73%
Nov 01, 2005Oct20054.67%4.38%0.29%
Oct 01, 2005Sep20054.38%3.48%0.90%
Sep 01, 2005Aug20053.48%4.84%-1.36%
Aug 01, 2005Jul20054.84%4.68%0.16%
Jul 01, 2005Jun20054.68%4.59%0.09%
Jun 01, 2005May20054.59%5.33%-0.74%