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
'We are looking at a global acquisition for Godrej Consumer'
The Hindu Business Line - 5/30/2016 10:21:16 AM
The Hindu caught up with Mr. Godrej at his fifth floor corner office in Godrej One, the new global ... Consumer for the last 15 years has grown at the rate of 30 per cent per annum. It’s one of the fastest growing market cap of any company in the country.
Five steps that government can take to reduce food inflation
The Economic Times - 5/30/2016 6:10:44 AM
The two countries will be the worst affected among 110 countries in terms of absolute loss of GDP. The next global ... consumer price index (CPI) rising 13.8% and the sovereign credit rating plummeting by three notches, the report says. Runaway food ...
Brexit Poll Risk Threatening Global Growth: G7 Leaders
bilbaoya.com - 5/29/2016 3:23:06 PM
Millions of current pensioners would feel the impact of voting to leave the European Union through inflation eroding their pensions as consumer prices ... the G7 countries to using monetary, fiscal and structural tools "to strengthen global demand and ...
Consumer Price Index Improves: Will the Fed Speed Up a Rate Hike?
Yahoo Finance - 5/28/2016 12:03:51 PM
Are Global Economic Indicators Causing Better Economic Sentiment? (Continued from Prior Part) US CPI showed improved performance for April The US CPI (Consumer ... Fed’s inflation target may be achieved in the near future. Higher gasoline prices helped ...
Top 10 Countries by Inflation Rate Consumer Prices
Jagran Josh - 9/21/2011 11:55:54 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
China's May inflation rate to stay flat: report
ECNS - 5/29/2016 7:52:08 AM
China's inflation rate in May is likely to ... inflationary pressure for now, future consumer prices will likely climb up due to stabilizing oil prices on international markets and expanding monetary supply in the country, the report said.
Economists Increase Brazil's Inflation View for 2016--Survey
Inside Fidelity - 5/30/2016 11:54:19 AM
highlighting the challenging scenario the central bank faces to curb prices even amid country's recession, according to the central bank's weekly survey published Monday. Economists raised their estimates for inflation, as measured by the consumer-price ...
Australia Q1 GDP Preview: Consumer Spending, Housing Sector to Support Continued Growth
economiccalendar.com - 5/27/2016 11:53:43 PM
The country’s inflation rate fell to 1.3% in March ... Weak inflation presents a new challenge for the world’s twelfth largest economy, which has experienced stable consumer price growth for much of its recent history. Tame inflation is an ongoing ...
UPDATE 1-Euro zone bond yields up on Yellen rate-hike hint, upbeat data
Reuters - 5/30/2016 10:49:54 AM
St. Louis Fed President James Bullard added on Monday that global markets appear to be "well-prepared" for a summer rate hike ... showed on Monday. Inflation data from German states pointed to an uptick in consumer prices in May, while other data showed ...
Japan's consumer prices down for second straight month in April
Japan Today - 5/27/2016 10:06:20 PM
Japan’s core consumer ... revive the country’s fortunes with a mix of policies centred on central bank monetary easing, targeted government spending and deregulation. But his attempts to power inflation have been hit by falling energy prices, coupled ...
Hong Kong Inflation Slows For Second Month
Realtime Business News - 5/23/2016 4:53:08 AM
The consumer price index rose 2.7 percent year-on-year following 2.9 percent climb in March. In February, inflation was 3 percent. The latest inflation rate was the lowest since ... given the soft import prices amid subdued global inflation, retreat ...
PHL inflation: ‘I will be back’
BusinessMirror. - 5/27/2016 2:28:12 PM
IN January 2015 the headline of a Fortune magazine article read, “The world’s biggest ... greatly from low oil prices is that our inflation rate is most dependent on oil prices—the lifeblood of all economies—than the other countries.
Kenya: Inflation Tax Sets Consumers for Fresh July Price Increases
AllAfrica - 5/17/2016 9:10:47 AM
Prices of cars, fuel, cigarettes, alcoholic drinks, juices and financial services are expected to rise once again in July when the Treasury factors in the average inflation rate for the past ... passing on the same to the consumer in the form of higher ...
Dollar rises as world stock markets hold steady
Laurel Leader-Call - 5/28/2016 9:58:00 PM
An independent index which is overseen by the Bank of Japan also indicated consumer inflation had slowed down reaching almost a one-year low and causing concerns over whether the underlying price trend ... The MSCI All-Country World equity index edged ...
Keeping an Eye on Inflation
State College - 5/29/2016 5:57:36 AM
Since the great recession of December 2007 to June 2009, U.S. interest rates have ... the raise but inflation dilutes the advantage by decreasing the value of your money. There are different ways of tracking inflation. The Consumer Price Index (CPI ...