São Tomé and Principe - Consumer price index
Consumer price index (2005 = 100)
The value for Consumer price index (2005 = 100) in São Tomé and Principe was 290.96 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 15 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 290.96 in 2011 and a minimum value of 20.97 in 1996.
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.
Topic: Financial Sector Indicators
Sub-Topic: Exchange rates & prices