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
November Consumer Price Index: Inflation rate falls to 3.8% from previous month’s 4.2%
The Express Tribune - 12/1/2016 10:26:45 PM
ISLAMABAD: The annual inflation rate fell to 3.8% in November following seasonal reduction in prices of perishable food items, data of the Pakistan Bureau of Statistics (PBS) revealed on Thursday. The inflation rate, measured by the Consumer Price Index ...
Eurozone Inflation Rate Highest Since April 2014
NASDAQ - 11/30/2016 5:24:19 AM
The European Union's statistics agency Wednesday said consumer prices in the ... due to a stabilization in energy prices that are set in world markets, and only distantly affected by ECB policy. The core rate of inflation—which excludes prices of energy ...
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
German inflation rate unchanged before crucial ECB meeting
Reuters - 11/29/2016 9:00:15 AM
German consumer prices, harmonized to compare with other European countries (HICP), rose by 0.7 percent on the year, preliminary data from the Federal Statistics Office showed. That was unchanged from October's inflation rate, which marked a two-year high ...
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.
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 ...
Rate cut is likely as inflation drops, growth being dented
Live Mint - 12/5/2016 7:23:03 PM
The only other country that ... making the policy rate irrelevant. While the MSS will take care of the excess liquidity, a cut in the policy rate is justified by the drop in retail inflation. Inflation measured by the consumer price index (CPI) dropped ...
How to prepare your portfolio for inflation
CITY A.M. - 12/2/2016 6:26:22 AM
Inflation is a measure of how fast the prices of goods and services are rising. It is calculated using different methodologies in different countries. Mostly, the measurement is known as the consumer price ... The higher the rate, the greater the erosion ...
Worldwide Manufacturing Prices Rise At Fastest Rate In Over 5 Years
Seeking Alpha - 12/4/2016 8:57:18 PM
compiled by Markit from surveys in over 30 countries, rose to its highest since August 2014, the survey's gauge of input prices also signalled an increase (for an eighth straight month). The rate of input cost inflation is now running at the highest since ...
Higher oil prices a risk to India's growth trajectory: Dharmendra Pradhan
larampadinapoli.com - 12/5/2016 12:27:53 PM
India has used the slump in oil prices since 2014-15 to not just cut petrol and diesel rates to cool inflation but also as an opportunity ... "We are already the third largest energy consumer in the World behind the USA and China". At 4.3 million barrels ...
Eurozone inflation rises before ECB decision on QE
Times of Malta - 12/3/2016 11:57:27 PM
Inflation in the eurozone accelerated in November, continuing its slow increase prior a decisive European Central Bank (ECB) meeting next week. Consumer prices ... quarterly growth rate in two years. In a separate report, US home prices rose by 5.5 ...
Consumer price inflation in the eurozone climbed to its highest level since late 2014 in September
worldpoliticsjournal.com - 10/2/2016 5:04:13 PM
Consumer prices in the eurozone were 0.4 per cent higher in September than a year earlier, according to figures from Eurostat, the EU’s statistics agency, which were released on September 30th. That was a pickup in the annual rate of inflation from 0.2 ...
Gas prices spur consumer inflation
usatoday30.usatoday.com - 12/15/2007 3:02:59 AM
WASHINGTON — Led by higher gasoline prices, consumer inflation ... rate cuts, which sent the Dow Jones industrial average plunging by 294 points. However, investors were encouraged when the Fed on Wednesday joined with other central banks around the ...
German inflation unchanged in November, weaker than expected
Reuters - 11/29/2016 6:37:05 AM
German consumer prices, harmonized to compare with other European countries (HICP), rose by 0.7 percent on the year, the Federal Statistics Office said. This was the same inflation rate as in October, which marked a 2-year high, and it came in weaker than ...
Eurozone inflation running at highest since April 2014
FOX News - 11/30/2016 11:29:23 AM
BRUSSELS – Official figures show that inflation across the 19-country eurozone is running at its highest rate in two and a half years as the impact of low oil prices fades. Eurostat, the EU's statistics agency, says Wednesday that consumer prices rose by ...