Iran - Inflation

Inflation, consumer prices (annual %)

The value for Inflation, consumer prices (annual %) in Iran was 20.63 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 50 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 49.66 in 1995 and a minimum value of -0.39 in 1966.

Definition: Inflation as measured by the consumer price index reflects the annual percentage change in the cost to the average consumer of acquiring a basket of goods and services that may be fixed or changed at specified intervals, such as yearly. The Laspeyres formula is generally used.

Source: International Monetary Fund, International Financial Statistics and data files.

See also:

Year Value
1961 3.16
1962 0.72
1963 0.37
1964 3.81
1965 2.15
1966 -0.39
1967 1.60
1968 0.69
1969 3.59
1970 1.67
1971 4.20
1972 6.40
1973 9.82
1974 14.25
1975 12.88
1976 11.26
1977 27.29
1978 11.72
1979 10.49
1980 20.64
1981 24.20
1982 18.69
1983 19.74
1984 12.54
1985 4.39
1986 18.43
1987 28.57
1988 28.67
1989 22.35
1990 7.63
1991 17.13
1992 25.81
1993 21.20
1994 31.45
1995 49.66
1996 28.94
1997 17.35
1998 17.87
1999 20.07
2000 14.48
2001 11.27
2002 14.34
2003 16.47
2004 14.76
2005 13.43
2006 11.94
2007 17.21
2008 25.55
2009 13.50
2010 10.14
2011 20.63

Inflation, GDP deflator (annual %)

The value for Inflation, GDP deflator (annual %) in Iran was 0.59 as of 2009. As the graph below shows, over the past 43 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 54.28 in 1974 and a minimum value of -1.33 in 1966.

Definition: Inflation as measured by the annual growth rate of the GDP implicit deflator shows the rate of price change in the economy as a whole. The GDP implicit deflator is the ratio of GDP in current local currency to GDP in constant local currency.

Source: World Bank national accounts data, and OECD National Accounts data files.

See also:

Year Value
1966 -1.33
1967 0.09
1968 1.13
1969 -0.59
1970 1.66
1971 10.38
1972 6.46
1973 35.94
1974 54.28
1975 5.23
1976 14.26
1977 19.21
1978 5.35
1979 27.03
1980 22.31
1981 27.17
1982 16.94
1983 11.12
1984 11.29
1985 4.29
1986 11.88
1987 23.49
1988 19.23
1989 17.23
1990 20.56
1991 25.17
1992 28.08
1993 52.96
1994 30.96
1995 38.72
1996 24.72
1997 13.99
1998 9.46
1999 30.14
2000 26.44
2001 11.63
2002 28.28
2003 11.80
2004 20.59
2005 17.01
2006 12.15
2007 20.46
2008 17.40
2009 0.59

Classification

Topic: Financial Sector Indicators

Sub-Topic: Exchange rates & prices