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
EMERGING MARKETS-Brazil rate futures drop as inflation slows
CNBC - 12/10/2016 3:03:36 AM
... paid on Brazilian rate futures fell on Friday after the country reported its slowest monthly inflation since 1998, consolidating bets on a sharper interest rate cut next month. Consumer prices as measured by the benchmark IPCA index rose 0.18 percent ...
China Factory Prices Jump 3.3%, Lifting Global Inflation Outlook
bloombergquint.com - 12/9/2016 3:04:47 AM
(Bloomberg) -- China’s factory-gate inflation rose to the highest since late 2011, helping to sustain prices around the world. Consumer prices picked up on ... "The next move of the PBOC should be an interest rate hike, not a cut." PPI outpacing CPI ...
Nigeria’s Nov inflation rate to increase further to18.45% - FSDH
World Stage - 12/8/2016 8:49:34 AM
WorldStage Newsonline-- Ahead of the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) expected release of the inflation rate for the month of November ... parallel market led to an increase in the prices of imported consumer goods in Nigeria between the two months ...
The Factory to the World Has a New Export: Inflation
bloomberg.com - 12/7/2016 10:05:20 PM
The factory to the world ... prices in China would be the country’s top five markets: the U.S., Hong Kong, Japan, South Korea and Mexico. When China inflates, the rest of Asia gets dragged along, says Loevinger. "China has started to export inflation ...
China factory-gate inflation hits 5-year high
Business Recorder - 12/9/2016 6:53:51 AM
BEIJING: Chinese producer prices rose at their fastest pace for five years in November, Beijing said Friday, fuelling hopes that the world's factory can export inflation ... in the country. The economy expanded last year at its slowest rate in a quarter ...
India inflation likely eased to 16-month low
customstoday.com.pk - 12/9/2016 2:17:40 PM
The consumer-price index ... year after the country received normal levels of rainfall during the June to September monsoon season for the first time in three years. That has eased food-supply concerns, pushing the food inflation rate down by more than ...
Oil prices climb ahead of OPEC meet with 14 countries
Live Mint - 12/9/2016 9:31:20 AM
US crude prices traded near $51 a barrel before talks on Saturday in Vienna between the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries ... gate inflation rose to the highest since late 2011, helping to sustain prices around the world. Consumer prices ...
Brazil's inflation seen easing to 7 percent in November
Reuters - 12/7/2016 5:58:57 AM
BRASILIA Brazil's annual inflation rate probably eased in November to the lowest level since late 2014, leaving the country's central bank comfortable to soon accelerate the pace of interest rate cuts, a Reuters poll showed on Wednesday. Consumer prices as ...
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 Is Not About Price Increases
Seeking Alpha - 12/8/2016 2:51:39 AM
Now to establish the definition of inflation, we have to establish how this phenomenon emerged. We have to trace it back to its historical origin. The Essence of Inflation Historically, inflation originated when a country ... rate of increase in the prices ...
China factory gate prices rise, fuelling inflation fears
Diaro Catolico - 12/9/2016 11:40:11 AM
Consumer prices are expected to rise 2.2 percent on year, up from 2.1 percent in October. The consumer inflation rate rose to 2.3 percent from a ... more than four years of plunging prices as the world's number-two economy stabilises.
Egypt's urban consumer prices surge to 8-year high at 19.4%
africanews.com - 12/8/2016 12:52:57 PM
This after the central bank floated the Egyptian pound and the petroleum ministry hiked fuel prices last month. According to the country’s statistics agency, annual consumer price ... “The inflation rate will continue to rise in December and the ...
Global bond yields rise as Chinese inflation accelerates
Market Watch - 12/9/2016 9:02:42 AM
Chinese data released Tuesday showed that consumer and wholesale price-growth accelerated at a faster than expected pace last month. Because China is the world’s second-largest economy, the rise portends a pickup in global inflation expectations.
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.
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 ...