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
Weak Japanese Inflation Raises Chances of BOJ Action
The Wall Street Journal - 7/1/2016 3:16:46 AM
TOKYO—Weak inflation and lukewarm business sentiment are raising expectations that the Bank of Japan 8301-1.35 % will have to act again to shore up inflation in the world’s third ... for low growth. Core consumer prices, which exclude fresh food ...
Japan's consumer prices mark biggest fall in 3 years
SME Times - 7/1/2016 4:06:53 AM
Japan's consumer prices fell 0.4 percent in May ... dropped for the third straight month by an inflation-adjusted 1.1 percent from a year earlier. With the Bank of Japan's goal of raising the inflation rate to 2 percent further away, market speculation ...
Eurozone inflation back to positive, Brexit worries weigh
Channel News Asia - 6/30/2016 9:33:10 PM
BRUSSELS: Eurozone inflation left negative territory in June ... chief economist at IHS Global Insight. Energy prices again drove consumer prices lower, dropping by 6.5 per cent, but this was far less than the negative 8.5 per cent a month earlier.
Eurozone Inflation Shows Acceleration in June
Investopedia - 6/30/2016 6:48:32 PM
The results released by the European Union's statistics agency clearly depict that weak demand and consumer spending have confined inflation growth globally. Consequently, the central bank has pared its key interest rates ... global economy." The energy ...
3 Numbers: Eurozone Annual Inflation On Track To Tick Up To Zero
investing.com - 6/30/2016 6:45:33 AM
That’s in line with the Eurozone growth rate ... on Eurozone inflation will serve as a reminder that Europe still has a long road ahead to lift the consumer price trend close to the ECB’s target of just below 2%. It's not obvious that global ...
Euro zone escapes deflation in June, as prices rise more than expected
Business Recorder - 6/30/2016 7:17:10 PM
BRUSSELS: Consumer ... in June. Prices had not risen in the 19 countries using the euro since January, when inflation reached 0.3 percent. Deflation set in for three of the next four months. Prices were unchanged in March. June's inflation rate remains ...
Eurozone inflation rises to 0.1% in June
Market Watch - 6/30/2016 5:26:48 AM
Eurozone consumer prices ... In June, core inflation--which excludes items such as food and energy, the prices of which are set mainly in world markets--picked up to 0.9% from 0.8% in May, but remained below the 1.0% rate recorded at the start of the ...
Eurozone inflation back above zero in June, but still low
Tulsa World - 6/30/2016 6:45:33 AM
The annual rate of inflation in the 19 countries that use the euro rose to 0.1 percent in June from below zero, but is still far short of official targets. The Eurostat statistical agency said Thursday that a recent pick-up in oil prices helped push the ...
Annual inflation rate down to 21 p.c.
Times of Zambia - 6/30/2016 6:27:03 PM
ZAMBIA’S annual rate of inflation for June 2016 has gone down to 21 per cent from 21.3 per cent recorded in May. The annual rate of inflation, as measured by all items consumer price index (CPI ... This means that the country imported more than it ...
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
Pimco Says Market Underestimates Fed Rate Path, Recommends TIPS
Bloomberg - 7/1/2016 3:52:34 AM
The bond firm also says it’s a good time to buy Treasury Inflation Protected Securities ... The number is a projection of the rate consumer prices will increase from 2021 to 2026. “The world economy is not strong,” said Hajime Nagata, a bond investor ...
German consumer confidence rises but clouds on horizon
iNews Today - 6/30/2016 12:47:38 AM
Germany consumer ... rise in energy prices in the months ahead. The state readings, which are not harmonized to compare with other euro zone countries, will feed into nationwide inflation data due at 1200 GMT. Germany's June inflation rate is still far ...
China June inflation forecast at 1.9 pct
ECNS - 6/30/2016 5:41:07 AM
China's Consumer ... the slowing inflation is due to falling vegetable and other food prices, which account for around one-third of the CPI calculation. The CPI for May grew 2 percent year on year, narrowed from the 2.3-percent growth rate registered ...
German GfK Consumer Sentiment Set To Improve In July
HQ Comox Valley - 6/30/2016 1:16:16 AM
However, prices remained weak on a monthly basis, despite efforts by the European Central Bank to retain a loose monetary policy. German consumer prices rose slightly in June with the annual inflation rate reaching ... down by low global oil prices.
Gold Prices Restrained by Position Adjustment
economiccalendar.com - 6/30/2016 4:32:31 PM
Gold prices found support in the $1,315 per ... Euro-zone data was slightly higher than expected with the flash consumer inflation estimate rising to 0.1% in June from -0.1% previously, while the core rate edged up to 0.9% from 0.8%. There was also a ...