Definition: This entry furnishes the annual percent change in consumer prices compared with the previous year's consumer prices.
Source: CIA World Factbook - Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of January 1, 2014See also: Inflation rate (consumer prices) map
Return Of Inflation Should Mean USD Outperformance
NASDAQ - 10/21/2016 9:46:30 AM
We’ve recently gotten data from several countries that suggest inflation may be starting to return, or at least that the global deflation scare may be over. Consumer price inflation in ... interest in raising interest rates recently.
Food, transport prices help fuel rise in inflation
ENCA - 10/20/2016 11:42:13 AM
Consumer inflation ... an expected mild improvement in global growth could lift commodity prices, boosting growth and exporting countries’ currencies, including SA’s. The firmer rand could act as a buffer against inflation, which is one of the factors ...
United Kingdom inflation rises to 1.0% in September
le Globaliste - 10/22/2016 5:16:17 PM
Housing and household utilities prices rose 1.1 percent in the September quarter, driven by higher prices for purchase of new housing, but transport prices were down 3 percent. Britain's statistics agency says inflation in the country spiked to a near two ...
Top 10 Countries by Inflation Rate Consumer Prices
Jagran Josh - 9/22/2011 1:03:19 PM
Following is the list of Top 10 Countries by Inflation Rate (Consumer Prices) as per CIA (Central Intelligence Agency) latest fact report. S.No. Country Inflation Rate (Consumer Price) in Percentage 1 Syria 59.1 2 Venezuela 56.2 3 Iran 42.3 4 Malawi 26.9
Inflation must stay below 5%
www.talkvietnam.com - 10/20/2016 4:32:43 AM
According to the Ministry of Finance, Việt Nam’s consumer price index (CPI) in September increased ... fees must be reconsidered as it would strongly affect the country’s inflation rate if they come into effect, Huệ said, adding that the fee ...
Most Asian markets gain amid better-than-expected Chinese inflation data
Yahoo News - 10/14/2016 8:00:16 AM
This followed China announcing better-than-expected inflation data ... of economic strength for the country and helped reduce investor concerns over the health of the world's second-biggest economy. The China consumer price index (CPI), which measures ...
Weak retail sales result makes Canada rate cut more likely
Financial Post - 10/21/2016 10:43:46 AM
Canada’s retail sales unexpectedly fell and the inflation rate trailed forecasts, raising concern about the health of the country’s economic rebound. Retail sales fell 0.1 per cent in August, compared with forecasts for a 0.3 per cent gain. Consumer ...
Consumer Price Index and the Inflation Rate
The Motley Fool - 3/1/2014 11:54:28 AM
While it may not be the best measure of the inflation rate, the consumer price index is tied to ... in other parts of the world it is a major issue. Venezuela is a prime example: The value of the country's currency is spiraling downward.
New Zealand Dollar Exchange Rates (NZD) Forecast To Fall: Inflation Disappoints, RBNZ Predicted To Cut The OCR
Exchange Rates - 10/22/2016 5:59:14 PM
Inflation ... Global demand is weak, which has led to soft prices of internationally traded goods. Hence, import prices in New Zealand have remained low. The RBNZ cannot control these issues. On Saturday the Pound to New Zealand Dollar exchange rate ...
Thai Stocks Lead Global Markets Higher Ahead of US Data
ABC News - 10/14/2016 8:14:35 AM
Thai stocks led global markets higher Friday as investors were reassured by signs of a smooth succession following the death of the country's long-reigning ... P 500 futures up 0.4 percent. CHINA INFLATION: Consumer prices in China rose 1.9 percent last ...
Consumer Inflation Views in Three Countries
frbsf.org - 11/25/2013 4:47:17 PM
But U.S., British, and Japanese consumers expect inflation to be higher. Data suggest that consumers in these countries ... the level of oil prices, not the rate of change as economic theory would suggest. These two characteristics of consumer inflation ...
Inflation drops to 0.2 per cent
myhealthbowl.com - 10/22/2016 2:14:20 AM
But the entire consumer price index has risen at a gradual yearly pace of 1.5 percent, undershooting the Federal Reserve's 2 percent target for inflation. Fed policymakers have signaled they intend to boost the central bank's benchmark rate by year-end for ...
Anthony Rayner: The inflation jigsaw and what it means for asset allocation
ProfessionallAdsviser - 10/21/2016 1:28:24 PM
For a good few years, deflationary pressures have run the world economy ... higher consumer price inflation - important for an economy so dominated by the consumer. The government bond market, specifically break-even inflation rates - that is, the ...
Inflation: what does it mean for asset allocation?
Every Investor - 10/21/2016 9:10:42 AM
For a good few years, deflationary pressures have run the world economy ... slightly higher consumer price inflation; important for an economy so dominated by the consumer. The government bond market, specifically break-even inflation rates (i.e. the ...
Egypt's annual urban consumer price inflation eases to 14.1 pct in September
The Connection - 10/10/2016 4:33:15 PM
Meanwhile, the annual urban consumer rate eased to ... Egypt's annual inflation rate dropped for the first time since March, offering a much needed respite from soaring prices as the country gears up for weakening its currency to secure a US$12 billion ...