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
U.K. Consumer Prices Rise At Fastest Annual Pace in Nearly Two Years
The Wall Street Journal - 10/18/2016 9:07:06 AM
LONDON—U.K. consumer prices ... inflation above its target, since a rise in interest rates would push unemployment higher. Together with similar comments from policy makers in the U.S. and Japan, that has fueled concerns that inflation rates around the ...
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 1:18:16 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 ...
Canada’s inflation rate ticks up to 1.3% in September
Global News - 10/21/2016 8:49:14 AM
OTTAWA – Statistics Canada says its consumer price index was up 1.3 per cent in September compared with a year ago. That indicates slightly higher inflation compared with August when the index was up 1.1 per cent. Statistics Canada says prices were up in ...
Hello Inflation, Central Banks Salute You
realmoney.thestreet.com - 10/19/2016 11:57:43 AM
and the only way out of it other than straightforward debt forgiveness is massive inflation to erode it. Negative real interest rates around the world have partly served to do that, but the process has been too slow as producer and consumer prices kept ...
GLOBAL MARKETS-Dollar recedes from seven-month peak, lifts oil
kitco.com - 10/19/2016 5:31:10 AM
A weaker dollar boosts oil, which gained around 1 percent on Wednesday, since it makes fuel cheaper for countries ... after consumer price data showed underlying inflation had moderated. That prompted markets to trim bets on a Federal Reserve rate hike ...
Hong Kong Inflation Eases In September
Realtime Business News - 10/20/2016 4:47:02 AM
The consumer price index rose 2.7 percent year-over-year in September, slower than August's 4.3 percent climb, which was the strongest rate of ... ahead, inflation risks should remain contained in the near term, given the subdued global inflation as ...
United Kingdom inflation rises to 1.0% in September
myhealthbowl.com - 10/21/2016 2:47:09 PM
USA consumer ... rates. With inflation rising from 0.6 per cent to one per cent from August, the real world effect of these figures was demonstrated last week in a public spat between Unilever and Tesco. On a year-over-year basis, consumer prices rose ...
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 ...
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 ...
Inflation must stay below 5%
www.talkvietnam.com - 10/20/2016 4:32:43 AM
According to the Ministry of Finance, Việt Nam’s consumer price index (CPI) in September increased ... fees must be reconsidered as it would strongly affect the country’s inflation rate if they come into effect, Huệ said, adding that the fee ...
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
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...
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.