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
Nigeria’s inflation rate hits 18.55 percent
venturesafrica.com - 1/15/2017 11:56:33 PM
The present fall in global oil prices since 2014 as resulted in the rising inflation as the country ... the Consumer Price Index hit 18.55 percent for December which was triggered by the festivities and naira depreciation. The average exchange rate in ...
REFILE-UPDATE 3-Brazil's inflation falls to lowest in nearly 3 years
CNBC - 1/19/2017 4:49:28 PM
BRASILIA, Jan 19 (Reuters) - Brazil's inflation rate slowed more than expected in mid-January, falling below 6 percent for the first time in nearly three years and reinforcing market bets on steep interest rate cuts by the central bank. Consumer prices as ...
UK inflation soars to its highest level in 2 ½ years
FOX News - 1/17/2017 11:01:05 AM
The Office for National Statistics said Tuesday that the annual inflation rate in consumer prices hit 1.6 percent in December, from 1.2 percent in November, largely due to rising air fares and food prices. That puts inflation at the highest level since ...
UK inflation rises faster than expected to hit highest rate in more than two years
CITY A.M. - 1/17/2017 9:28:02 AM
Fuel for transport, which is mainly imported, has come under twin pressure from a weaker pound and higher oil prices after a production cut in November. In November annual consumer price inflation of 1.2 per cent was the highest rate in two years.
Savers see returns slashed as inflation rises to highest in two years _ this is money usd eur graph
getthatmoneyhoney.com - 1/19/2017 7:12:38 PM
and fixed rate accounts slightly more, most nest eggs around the country are now shrinking rapidly. And with inflation only set to rise further as the effects of weak sterling feed into consumer prices, while interest rates look set to stay put at rock ...
Draghi Says ECB Unconvinced on Inflation Driven Mainly by Oil
Bloomberg - 1/19/2017 8:49:52 AM
Officials “will continue to look through changes in inflation if judged to have no implications for the medium-term outlook for price stability.” Draghi’s first appearance of the year comes as accelerating consumer prices cause alarm in Germany ...
Inflation at 45-year low
Jamaica Observer - 1/18/2017 5:23:28 AM
THE Statistical Institute of Jamaica (STATIN) has reported that Jamaica’s inflation rate remains at a record low level, and was 1.7 per cent at the end of December. It’s the lowest inflation rate the country ... Divisions Consumer Price Index (CPI ...
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
Inflation picks up across the eurozone
Market Watch - 1/18/2017 5:52:06 AM
The European Union's statistics agency said Wednesday that consumer prices were 0.5% higher than in November, and up 1.1% on the final month of 2015. That marked a pickup in the annual rate ... inflation has spread throughout the currency area, and to ...
Annual inflation rate up
chronicle.co.zw - 1/17/2017 10:13:58 PM
THE country’s annual rate of inflation ... “The year-on-year inflation rate for the month of December 2016 as measured by the all items Consumer Price Index (CPI) stood at -0.93 percent, gaining 0.16 percentage points on the November 2016 rate of ...
Consumer Inflation Views in Three Countries
frbsf.org - 11/25/2013 4:47:17 PM
But U.S., British, and Japanese consumers expect inflation to be higher. Data suggest that consumers in these countries ... the level of oil prices, not the rate of change as economic theory would suggest. These two characteristics of consumer inflation ...
Inflation breaches 2-year high in signs of a strengthening economy
ABQJournal - 1/18/2017 9:44:09 PM
Elsewhere in the world, the threat of deflation appears to be receding. In December, rising food prices pushed inflation in the UK to its highest level in two years, and consumer prices rose in almost all countries of the Eurozone.
Rising inflation hurts outlook for UK households - survey
Reuters - 1/18/2017 10:09:48 AM
Britain had one of the world's fastest-growing advanced economies last year but the Bank of England has forecast growth will slow in 2017 as the slump in sterling pushes inflation rises above its 2 percent target. Consumer prices rose in December at the ...
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.
UK inflation rate climbs amid Brexit concerns
worldbulletin.net - 1/17/2017 11:18:24 PM
The inflation rate in the U.K. has jumped to 1.6 percent in December 2016, the highest since July 2014, the national statistics office said Tuesday. The Consumer Price Index (CPI ... to deliver a speech detailing the country's Brexit strategy on Tuesday.