Qatar - Consumer price index

Consumer price index (2005 = 100)

The value for Consumer price index (2005 = 100) in Qatar was 138.48 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 32 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 146.37 in 2008 and a minimum value of 42.33 in 1979.

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
1979 42.33
1980 45.21
1981 49.06
1982 51.85
1983 53.28
1984 53.87
1985 54.90
1986 55.31
1987 56.80
1988 59.41
1989 61.37
1990 63.21
1991 66.01
1992 68.03
1993 67.43
1994 68.32
1995 70.34
1996 73.79
1997 77.36
1998 79.64
1999 81.38
2000 82.72
2001 83.94
2002 84.14
2003 86.05
2004 91.90
2005 100.00
2006 111.84
2007 127.22
2008 146.37
2009 139.25
2010 135.87
2011 138.48

Classification

Topic: Financial Sector Indicators

Sub-Topic: Exchange rates & prices