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
Draghi Challenge Highlighted as Inflation Rate Back Below Zero
Bloomberg - 4/29/2016 9:03:30 AM
Mario Draghi’s policy challenge was highlighted once again on Friday, with the fastest economic growth in a year overshadowed by a renewed drop in consumer prices. The euro-area inflation rate fell to ... grew faster than both countries in the January ...
US inflation retreats on soft consumer spending
Webindia 123 - 4/29/2016 6:07:32 PM
US inflation ... March as consumer spending remained tepid, making it less likely that the Federal Reserve will be able to hike interest rates twice this year.The Commerce Department said on Friday the personal consumption expenditures (PCE) price index ...
Australian inflation falls to 1.3% in biggest drop for seven years
The Spectrum - 4/29/2016 8:42:01 AM
The Reserve Bank monitors three measures to derive the underlying inflation rate. Similarly, consumer prices rose 1.3 pct y ... than the RBA's inflation target between 2-3 pct. Country's real estate prices are still under upward pressure, due to foreign ...
Eurozone economic growth rate unexpectedly doubles
m.sfgate.com - 4/29/2016 10:00:46 AM
Since then, the eurozone has had a torrid time, falling in and out of recession as the global ... inflation. Eurostat said in a separate report that consumer prices in the year to April fell by 0.2 percent. That's down from the previous month's annual rate ...
German inflation turns negative in April, weaker than expected
Euronews - 4/29/2016 6:07:32 PM
The euro zone has struggled with little or no inflation for the ... with the jobless rate remaining at its lowest in more than 25 years. German consumer prices, harmonised to compare with other European countries (HICP), fell by 0.3 percent on the year ...
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
Eurozone April CPI -0.2% YoY, Inflation Data Continues to Disappoint
economiccalendar.com - 4/29/2016 9:53:36 AM
This morning, the April preliminary Consumer Price Index showed ... versus the US dollar at a rate of $1.1382. Inflation rose throughout much of 2015 after slumping to its deepest deflationary levels since the depths of the global financial crisis.
South Africa's CPI Reveals How Volatile Inflation Hurts the Poorest
AllAfrica - 4/29/2016 10:43:43 AM
The Consumer Price Index (CPI) is sometimes incorrectly cited to illustrate how official statistics fail to capture the experience of the poor. South Africa's national inflation rate, in line with most equivalent measures around the world, is based on the ...
Eurozone defies global turmoil in Q1 as growth surges to 0.6% q-o-q - ING
Forex Street - 4/29/2016 10:22:14 AM
In March, unemployment declined by more than 200 thousand people in the Eurozone and the rate decreased ... dip in French consumer confidence in Q1 did not result in weaker sales at the stores. While growth surprised on the upside, inflation continues ...
'Cautious' fiscal policy, low inflation helped India reach 7.8% growth, UN official says
Times of India - 4/29/2016 10:15:05 AM
the highest in the region and overall in the world for a large economy. In 2014, the growth rate was 7.3 per cent. On the inflation front, ESCAP estimates last year's rate fell to 5 per cent from 6.7 per cent in 2014, but is expected to rise to 5.2 per ...
Live Mint - 4/18/2016 8:00:47 PM
The Reserve Bank of India was right to base its interest rate policy on consumer ... price inflation, despite pressure from the finance ministry for premature monetary easing. The Asian Development Bank showed in a report released in March that most ...
Global Stocks Fall After Bank Of Japan Fails To Provide Stimulus Boost
Abruzzo Tv News - 4/29/2016 10:29:24 AM
The decision to keep the key policy measure, including rates and the asset purchase program ... Meanwhile, the BOJ downgraded its inflation outlook, projecting consumer prices to rise 0.5 percent this fiscal year and 1.7 percent in fiscal 2017, compared ...
Eurozone grows by 0.6 per cent in first quarter - faster than US and UK
CITY A.M. - 4/29/2016 10:07:55 AM
The unemployment rate in the Eurozone also came down - falling ... after it fell back into deflation in March, as the consumer prices index (CPI) measure of inflation came in at minus 0.2 per cent. Despite strong GDP numbers in 1Q, Eurozone has badly ...
UN report gives thumbs up to India, says it is performing relatively well compared to other countries
Firstpost - 4/29/2016 1:06:53 PM
United Nations: With India projected to grow at 7.8 percent in 2017-18, a UN expert said cautious macro economic policy, reduced inflation and some structural reforms have helped the country ... exchange rates, including that due to low oil prices for ...
EUR/USD, EUR/GBP Exchange Rates Rally on Hopes of Higher Eurozone GDP
euroexchangeratenews.co.uk - 4/29/2016 9:03:30 AM
Some of this bullishness could be muted if the latest Eurozone Consumer Price Index indicates a weakening in inflationary pressure. As German inflation fell back from ... to the first quarter US GDP report. The world’s largest economy was found to ...