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
Eurozone inflation remains negative but poised for oil boost
bakken.com - 5/31/2016 10:01:36 PM
LONDON (AP) — Consumer prices across the 19-country eurozone fell again ... agency Eurostat on Tuesday showed inflation in the year to May was minus 0.1 percent, up slightly from the previous month’s rate of minus 0.2 percent. Inflation across the ...
Euro-Area Inflation Rate Stays Negative as ECB Mulls Outlook (1)
Bloomberg - 6/1/2016 1:14:52 AM
The inflation rate in Spain held steady at minus 1.1 percent this month, data released on Monday showed. In Germany, the region’s biggest economy, a slide in consumer prices unexpectedly ... growth is OK -- not in every country, but on average it ...
The Fed Has An Irrational Fear Of Growth And Inflation
Forbes - 5/31/2016 9:25:48 PM
The country ... stock price declines in the USA. The conclusion is that today’s modern Fed is overly vigorous in desiring a return to “normal” rates at a time when US economic and world economic growth can not support higher rates and inflation ...
Inflation Down Amid Plummeting Oil Prices
The Cambodia Daily - 6/1/2016 1:57:49 AM
The rate ... “The inflation in 2015 was low compared to 2014 due to the drop in gasoline prices, low inflation in countries exporting goods into Cambodia and the effective management of money supply,” the report says. Amid falling global prices ...
Eurozone Inflation Rate Remains Below Zero in May
forexfactory.com - 5/31/2016 2:30:37 PM
Consumer prices across the 19-country eurozone fell in May ... Eurostat, the European Union's statistics agency, said inflation in the year to May was minus 0.1 percent, up slightly from the previous month's rate of minus 0.2 percent.
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
Increased Demand for EVs, Hybrid EVs and Consumer Electronics to Drive the Global Lithium Market Through 2020, Says Technavio
Financial Content - 5/31/2016 12:57:34 PM
The increased global demand for lithium has resulted in inflation ... provide lithium batteries at relatively low prices because of the availability of cheap labor and mass production. The key leading countries in the lithium battery market in APAC ...
Rate hike dependent on monsoon, oil prices, Federal Reserve signals
Live Mint - 5/31/2016 7:02:38 PM
Indeed, outside the global ... keep real, inflation-adjusted policy rates at around 1.5-2% implies limited scope for rates to go much lower from current levels even if RBI remains confident that it will hit its 5% interim CPI (Consumer Price Index ...
Global Excavator Market Forecast & Opportunities, 2021: TechSci Research Report
prnewswire.com - 5/31/2016 4:32:19 PM
However, the growth of these industries is impacted by macro-economic factors such as crude oil prices, inflation, exchange rate fluctuation, interest rates and liquidity condition of the countries. In 2015, the global excavator market, which is segmented ...
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 ...
Global Inflation Accelerated in January, OECD Says
Wall Street Journal - 3/2/2016 11:16:43 AM
Global inflation rates picked up for a fourth straight month in January, although that revival is likely to prove short-lived following sharp falls in commodity prices since the start of the year. The Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development ...
France still dogged by deflation
Global Post - 5/31/2016 12:07:27 PM
A day after Germany reported a return of inflation into positive territory, the Insee statistics agency said France's consumer ... falling prices -- was a welcome development for the European Central Bank, which targets inflation rates of close to but ...
Australia’s world-beating private debt
macrobusiness.com.au - 5/31/2016 9:54:26 PM
Australia now vies with Switzerland for the world’s most indebted household sector ... This typically occurs during a debt deflation, along with the rate of inflation turning negative. The phenomenon is known as Fisher’s paradox, where debt burdens ...
Gold Steady on Mixed US Consumer Reports
marketpulse.com - 5/31/2016 10:08:45 PM
The export sector has been hurt by the strong US dollar and weak global demand. Oil prices remain low, which has taken a sharp toll on the oil industry. Elsewhere, the UoM Consumer ... rates if key indicators don’t show improvement, particularly ...
Consumer Spending Posts Largest Gain Since 2009
Investopedia - 5/31/2016 4:10:50 PM
U.S. consumer ... gain the country has seen since August 2009, rising 1.0% in April on healthy vehicle sales. Economists had expected a gain of 0.7%. Inflation also increased, indicating that the Federal Reserve is likely to raise interest rates at its ...