Lesotho - Consumer price index

Consumer price index (2005 = 100)

The value for Consumer price index (2005 = 100) in Lesotho was 148.20 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 38 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 148.20 in 2011 and a minimum value of 4.18 in 1973.

Definition: Consumer price index reflects changes 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
1973 4.18
1974 4.74
1975 5.41
1976 6.03
1977 7.04
1978 7.99
1979 9.26
1980 10.77
1981 12.11
1982 13.58
1983 15.96
1984 17.71
1985 20.07
1986 23.68
1987 26.46
1988 29.49
1989 33.84
1990 37.77
1991 44.45
1992 52.10
1993 58.95
1994 63.79
1995 69.70
1996 76.21
1999 67.25
2000 71.38
2001 64.52
2002 86.33
2003 92.05
2004 96.68
2005 100.00
2006 106.07
2007 114.57
2008 126.85
2009 136.21
2010 141.11
2011 148.20

Classification

Topic: Financial Sector Indicators

Sub-Topic: Exchange rates & prices