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
Bahrain's inflation rises to highest mark since Dec 2013
Arabian Business - 5/23/2016 3:23:03 PM
Bahrain's statistics office released the April consumer price data, showing inflation at ... according to the country's Economic Development Board (EDB). EDB chief economist Dr Jarmo Kotilaine said that the forecast rate will see Bahrain maintain the ...
And now, price deflation in India and China?
The Hindu Business Line - 5/24/2016 12:15:45 PM
Slowing or declining producer prices are haunting the two major Asian economies, signalling that the deflation contagion has spread to the developing world ... would also have inflation rates that would show rising or stable prices. In countries such ...
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
Pakistan is a key beneficiary of low global oil prices: Nielsen survey
Pakistan Today - 5/23/2016 8:38:01 PM
Pakistan started the year with a consumer ... of low global oil prices, due to its high level of oil imports. This has led to a low inflation environment, and allowed consumers to benefit from low domestic petrol prices, low interest rates and a reduced ...
World stocks slip as Fed rate hike signal spooks investors
HQ Comox Valley - 5/24/2016 5:42:03 AM
MSCI's all-country world stock ... that the consumer price index jumped 0.4 per cent in April, reflecting higher energy costs. The deal still needs approval by shareholders. Japan and the United States remain at loggerheads over exchange-rate policy ...
Economists: U.S. to Face Greater Inflation
Economy Watch - 5/24/2016 1:55:58 PM
After several years of weak inflation, economists now believe Americans will see higher prices in ... are survey-based consumer inflation expectations,” the firm noted. Blackrock also believes this will drive the Fed to increase rates in the next few ...
Egypt's Annual Consumer Price Inflation Rose By 10.9 Pct in April - State Statistics Agency
AllAfrica - 5/10/2016 2:55:32 PM
Cairo — Egypt's monthly consumer price inflation rose ... halving the country's foreign reserves and scaring away tourists and investors. Copyright © 2016 Aswat Masriya. All rights reserved. Distributed by AllAfrica Global Media (allAfrica.com).
Global home healthcare market to rise 8.85% by 2020
Healthcare Dive - 5/23/2016 1:50:00 PM
Sandler Research notes that in the U.S. and some other countries, healthcare costs increased faster than inflation over the last decade reaching 3.62% while the consumer price index inflation rate remained at an average of 2.04%. "This can be attributed to ...
Nielsen: Global Consumer Confidence Reflected Divergent Trends Around The World In Q1
Financial Content - 5/16/2016 11:59:36 PM
"While 11 countries out of 61 saw their confidence ... confidence is up markedly from a year ago, as unemployment rates have fallen and consumer price inflation has not yet picked up." In the world's largest economy, the U.S. consumer confidence score ...
Is the US Economy Ready for Another Rate Hike?
Market Realist - 5/24/2016 12:15:45 PM
A rise in demand from the masses along with stability in oil prices would help stoke inflation ... the worst by the global slowdown, and thus its trading partners are feeling the heat. China’s decision on an interest rate policy would also impact ...
Consumer Price Indices for April 2016
7th Space - 5/23/2016 9:25:09 AM
Hong Kong (HKSAR) - The Census and Statistics Department (C&SD) released today (May 23) the Consumer Price ... upside risks to inflation should remain contained in the near term, given the soft import prices amid subdued global inflation, retreat in ...
Brexit will force 11% rise in food prices, says Defra study
Farmers Weekly - 5/24/2016 2:24:36 PM
“EU imports would have to compete with those from the rest of the world.” An 11% increase in global food commodity prices will lead to a 2.9% increase in the food component of consumer price index inflation ... and exchange rates George Eustice ...
Inflation rate skyrockets to 6-year high
Vanguard - 5/16/2016 6:08:51 PM
The skyrocketing prices of goods and services across the country has reflected in Nigeria’s inflation rate climbing to a near six-year ... across many divisions that contribute to the Core Consumer Price Index. Food index reflected tighter supplies ...
Global markets mixed amid expectations Fed rate hike
tribumagazine.net - 5/24/2016 8:05:13 AM
Oil prices fell for a fifth consecutive day on Tuesday and financial markets were volatile as investors wait to see whether US interest rates will be raised next ... or beyond full employment", he said. Consumer inflation expectations for the 1-year ...
RBA chief rules out changing inflation target
Market Watch - 5/24/2016 2:21:37 AM
Some economists have recently called for a lower range to reflect the likelihood that consumer prices will remain subdued for some time, in part because of entrenched global ... forecasts for inflation. It currently expects the inflation rate will remain ...