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
Eurozone inflation back to positive, Brexit worries weigh
Business Recorder - 6/30/2016 4:25:22 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 percent, but this was far less than the negative 8.5 percent a month earlier.
Unit Labor Cost as a Driver of Inflation and Capital Spending
dailycommercialnews.com - 6/30/2016 4:29:32 AM
Year-over-year consumer price inflation in ... labor costs between countries can be a key determinant in where owners will choose to invest and locate their new facilities. On that score, of late, and on account of the exchange rate differential, Canada ...
Eurozone inflation left negative territory in June
bangkokpost.com - 6/30/2016 4:39:41 PM
BRUSSELS - Eurozone inflation left negative territory in June, the Eurostat statistics agency said on Thursday in a first estimate. Consumer prices rose a slight 0.1 ... that also includes negative interest rates for banks.
Eurozone inflation 0.1% in June – first rise in five months
Euronews - 6/30/2016 1:47:53 PM
Inflation is back for the eurozone. Consumer prices rose in June for the first time since January in the 19 countries that use the euro ... ECB has indicated it is in no rush to lower interest rates and add more economic stimulus in response to Britain ...
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
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 ...
7th pay commission: Inflation to get marginal push
wap.business-standard.com - 6/30/2016 12:36:18 PM
D K Joshi, chief economist, Crisil said that the pay commission implementation would push GDP to a 7.9% growth rate. "The domestic demand ... negative impact on the already rising consumer inflation. Consumer price index based inflation spiked to a 19 ...
ECB No Closer to Inflation Target After Series of Stimulus Measures
NASDAQ - 6/30/2016 5:33:58 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 ...
Euro zone returns to inflation in June, at modest 0.1 percent rate
StreetInsider - 6/30/2016 5:19:39 AM
BRUSSELS (Reuters) - The euro zone returned to inflation in June after four months of falling or stagnant consumer prices ... in the 19 countries sharing the euro rose to 0.1 percent year-on-year in June from -0.1 percent in May. The rate was above ...
Gold holds solid gains after U.S. inflation data
investing.com - 6/29/2016 5:09:30 PM
The Federal Reserve uses core PCE as a tool to help determine whether to raise or lower interest rates, with the aim of keeping inflation ... global risks "to the downside," potentially posing a new threat to the U.S. central bank's outlook. Prices of ...
UBS Asset Sees China and Jobs Driving RBA Rather Than Inflation
Bloomberg - 6/29/2016 11:43:12 PM
The central bank’s last rate reduction came in May after official data showed core consumer price inflation slowed to the weakest on ... After years of flooding the world’s most populous nation with credit, lenders in China are now facing a surge ...
ANALYSIS: The phenomenon of rising prices in Ramadhan
The Jakarta Post - 6/29/2016 7:32:40 PM
Price increases are significant if the supply of staple foods cannot meet demand. In the last six years during the fasting month and around Idul Fitri, known locally as Lebaran, the average increase in the consumer ... average inflation rate in July ...
10 countries with highest inflation rate
Rediff India Abroad - 4/5/2011 10:48:29 AM
The entire world - from a rich nation like the United States to one of the poorest countries ... consumer price index saw an increase of 15.46 percent in December from a year earlier. Although government has been trying to bring down the inflation rate ...
Demand to push growth; modest risk to inflation, say experts
The Indian Express - 6/29/2016 11:36:03 PM
Experts said the higher pay out will boost consumption demand, especially for consumer durables and services. This domestic demand push would help India clock 7.9 per cent growth rate in ... decline in global crude and commodity prices as well as good ...