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
German yields nudge up as oil prices clear $50 a barrel
Reuters - 5/26/2016 7:34:13 AM
Dallas Federal Reserve Bank President Robert Kaplan on Wednesday said he would support raising interest rates ... inflation - currently still in negative territory - later this year, and could see the ECB revise up its staff forecasts for consumer price ...
And now, price deflation in India and China?
The Hindu Business Line - 5/24/2016 12:15:45 PM
Slowing or declining producer prices are haunting the two major Asian economies, signalling that the deflation contagion has spread to the developing world ... would also have inflation rates that would show rising or stable prices. In countries such ...
Rains provide relief from heat, but not always from inflation
Live Mint - 5/26/2016 9:00:07 AM
Companies expect that a better-than-normal monsoon will lead to a pick-up in domestic demand and also boost the chances of a rate cut ... A 25 May Nomura Global Markets Research report does the same analysis for consumer price inflation and rains and ...
How El Nino fading in Australia may help bring India's inflation down
Daily News and Analysis - 5/25/2016 6:09:30 AM
a report by the Bank of America Merrill-Lynch Global Research, says. Both, wholesale and consumer Inflation inched up in April largely on the back of higher food prices brought on by a poor rabi crop. Crops across the country have suffered due to the ...
USA breaking away from the low global inflation mind-set
Forex Street - 5/25/2016 5:48:01 AM
Central bankers globally are battling low inflationary impulses and expectations, and this has tended to drive down global ... countries. Recent exchange rate appreciation weakening Japan’s inflation outlook For US inflation, the link between commodity ...
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
Moroccan Economy Threatened by Potential Food Price Shocks
moroccoworldnews.com - 5/25/2016 10:27:12 AM
The report, published this month, models the impact of food price shocks on the economies of 110 countries. In the report’s stress test, Morocco shows an 19.4 percent increase in its Consumer Price ... balances and higher inflation,” the report reads.
World stocks slip as Fed rate hike signal spooks investors
HQ Comox Valley - 5/24/2016 5:42:03 AM
MSCI's all-country world stock ... that the consumer price index jumped 0.4 per cent in April, reflecting higher energy costs. The deal still needs approval by shareholders. Japan and the United States remain at loggerheads over exchange-rate policy ...
Economists: U.S. to Face Greater Inflation
Economy Watch - 5/24/2016 1:55:58 PM
After several years of weak inflation, economists now believe Americans will see higher prices in ... are survey-based consumer inflation expectations,” the firm noted. Blackrock also believes this will drive the Fed to increase rates in the next few ...
US consumer price increase biggest in 3 years
Worcester Telegram & Gazette - 5/17/2016 10:51:00 AM
But outside of volatile food and energy, core inflation posted another modest gain. The Labor Department said Tuesday that overall consumer prices rose ... it expected to raise rates four more times in 2016. But in January, global markets went into a ...
Inflation rate skyrockets to 6-year high
Vanguard - 5/16/2016 6:08:51 PM
The skyrocketing prices of goods and services across the country has reflected in Nigeria’s inflation rate climbing to a near six-year ... across many divisions that contribute to the Core Consumer Price Index. Food index reflected tighter supplies ...
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 ...
Global Home Healthcare Market 2016-2020 - Integration of Mobile Devices with Home Healthcare Systems - Research and Markets
PR Newswire - 5/23/2016 3:30:13 PM
Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global Home ... on the rise. In countries like the US, the healthcare cost rose faster than inflation during the last decade. In the US, the consumer price index inflation rate stood at an average ...
Gold posts longest slump in six months on Fed rate signals
THE PREFACE - 5/25/2016 11:05:58 PM
The Consumer Price Index (or CPI) increased 0.4% month-over-month (or MoM) in April. Traders are now pricing in a 30 per cent chance of a June hike, up from 4 per cent last week, as inflation creeps towards the Fed's 2 per cent target rate and the labor ...
Food, shelter lift Canada April annual inflation rate
Investment Underground - 5/20/2016 2:50:49 PM
The fuel and power sector dropped 7.6 per cent, year-on year, with lower electricity prices the major driver. During January to April, consumer prices advanced 3.2 percent from the same period of past year. Malaysia's inflation rate for April 2016 rose 2.1 ...