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
Paul Donovan -- Japan's serious inflation problem
asia.nikkei.com - 7/31/2016 12:53:49 AM
The country with the highest inflation in the developed world is Japan. Japan's consumer price inflation is growing at almost 4 ... Japan's international record breaking inflation rate is for average consumer inflation expectations. Japanese consumers ...
The Burrito Index: Consumer Prices Have Soared 160% Since 2001
peakprosperity.com - 7/29/2016 3:29:30 PM
Since 2001, the real-world burrito index is 4.5 times greater than the official rate ... inflation also assumes that consumers will actively substitute a cheaper alternative for whatever is soaring in price. If a burrito doubles in cost, then the consumer ...
Eurozone consumer prices hit 8-month high in July, marginally higher than consensus
econotimes.com - 7/29/2016 11:04:39 AM
Consumer price inflation in the Euro zone during the month of July hit an eight-month high, staying marginally higher than the market consensus. However, this is good news for the 19-country bloc as ... the inflation rate remained stable at 0.9 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
Inflation likely breaks past 2% in July – DBS
Philstar - 7/30/2016 5:44:19 PM
“Inflation is set to continue ticking higher towards the year-end, partly due to the low base effects as well as pressure from food prices,” he said. However, he pointed out the consumer ... cheaper utility rates, and slower global economic growth.
DOF: Inflation seen flat in July
Manila Bulletin - 7/31/2016 7:41:50 AM
The rate of increase in consumer prices likely ... banks have slashed anew their inflation forecasts for the year from the previous 1.9 percent to 1.8 percent due to soft oil prices, cheaper utility rates, and slower global economic growth.
Eurozone growth halves in Q2 but inflation inches up in July
Star-Herald - 7/29/2016 2:57:53 AM
BRUSSELS (AP) — Official figures show that economic growth across the 19-country ... rate of 0.3 percent from the previous quarter's 0.6 percent. The decrease was in line with market expectations. Separately, Eurostat said consumer prices across the ...
Despite scepticism, govt adopts inflation targetting
Financial Express - 7/30/2016 1:30:48 AM
One year and five months after it got into “flexible inflation targeting” mode, India is set to formally adopt a consumer price inflation (CPI ... ‘Who moved my interest rate’, wrote: “The world over, there is a rethink on its advisability ...
Canada's annual inflation rate 1.5% in June as food prices cool down
Times Colonist - 7/22/2016 5:29:21 AM
OTTAWA - Canada's annual inflation rate held steady last month at a modest 1.5 per cent amid a welcomed cool-off in sizzling supermarket prices. This headline-inflation number in Statistics Canada's latest consumer ... at the country's grocery stores ...
Analysts expect SBP to keep interest rate unchanged
The Express Tribune - 7/29/2016 9:05:56 PM
The SBP announces a target rate ... consumer prices in the economy. The central bank tries to strike a balance by targeting the overnight cost of funds at a level that promotes maximum economic growth without causing high inflation. According to Global ...
Annual inflation increased 1.5% in June amid low fuel prices: Statistics Canada
News1130 - 7/22/2016 7:16:43 AM
OTTAWA – The country’s annual inflation rate rang in at 1.5 per cent last month — with lower fuel prices helping to offset higher consumer costs for cars, electricity and air travel, Statistics Canada said Friday. Shelter and household items ...