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.
Weak Retail Sales Result Makes Canada Rate Cut More Likely (1)
Bloomberg - 10/21/2016 4:53:00 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 percent in August, compared with forecasts for a 0.3 percent gain. Consumer ...
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 ...
Malaysia's inflation remains steady in September, lags view
asia.nikkei.com - 10/21/2016 7:37:39 AM
The consumer price index -- the country's primary gauge of inflation ... Economists said inflation in Malaysia is likely to remain subdued through this year thanks to low global commodity prices, and fading impact of goods and services tax will also ...
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 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 ...
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.
Global Markets Stumble Into a High-Debt, Low-Investment 2017
Bloomberg - 10/19/2016 11:53:33 PM
Describing where the rich countries stand ... major economy in the world, with the IMF projecting a 7.6 percent jump in gross domestic product. Helped by lower oil prices, the Reserve Bank of India has succeeded in bringing inflation down to about 5 ...
NewsAlert Canada”s inflation rate 1.3 per cent in September
reportca.net - 10/21/2016 1:21:15 PM
OTTAWA — Statistics Canada says the consumer price index was up 1.3 per cent in September ... Radio host Cat Spencer joined Global News Morning in Montreal as a guest host with anchor Laura Casella and weather specialist Kim Sullivan.Spencer has...
Tesco boss: 'Food price inflation could be lethal for struggling millions'
The Guardian - 10/18/2016 3:40:49 PM
Inflation rose to its highest level in two years in September, according to official figures released on Tuesday, but the Office for National Statistics said there was no “explicit evidence” that it was having a significant impact on consumer prices.
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 ...
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 ...
Indian inflation cools to one-year low, offers room for more rate cuts
Reuters - 10/13/2016 9:48:50 AM
NEW DELHI India's retail inflation cooled to a 13-month low in September, helped by moderating food prices, giving room for the central bank to cut interest rates again if needed. The consumer price ... and a benign outlook for global commodity prices ...
Mozambique raises rate to 23.25% as prices shrug off past hikes
clubofmozambique.com - 10/21/2016 8:30:45 PM
Mozambique’s central bank raised its key rate by 600 basis points ... points this year have failed to tame inflation, which has been driven by the metical’s depreciation against the dollar. Consumer prices increased 2.71 percent in September, the ...