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, 2012See also: Inflation rate (consumer prices) map
Eurozone Inflation Rate Eased in June
Fox Business - 6/30/2015 1:52:27 PM
The eurozone's annual rate of inflation eased in June as consumer prices barely rose from their year ... Without renewed drops in world energy prices or a sharp slowing of the economy, economists expect inflation figures in the second half of this year ...
Inflation clocked at 4.53% for fiscal 2015
The Express Tribune - 7/2/2015 1:04:08 AM
Inflation in Pakistan clocked in at 4.53% for the fiscal year that ended June 30, 2015, helped almost entirely by falling global ... 8% target rate. The data was released by the Pakistan Bureau of Statistics on Wednesday, with the Consumer Price Index ...
Inflation picks up in Indonesia during Muslim holy month
Channel News Asia - 7/1/2015 8:29:08 AM
JAKARTA: Inflation rose ... and allowed petrol prices to float on the global market. The rise in inflation presents a dilemma for Bank Indonesia, the country's central bank. Some economists are urging policymakers to cut the main rate from 7.50 per cent ...
World Bank Cuts Turkey Growth Outlook
Wall Street Journal - 7/1/2015 9:55:02 AM
The World Bank said despite declining food prices, lira depreciation and increases in oil prices pushed inflation higher. Turkey’s annual inflation rate rose to 8.09% in ... affect investment sentiment and consumer confidence, resulting in increased ...
Eurozone inflation slows to 0.2pc, unemployment stable
Business Recorder - 6/30/2015 1:02:20 PM
"June's data reinforce belief that it is likely to prove a hard slog to get eurozone consumer price inflation back up to the ECB's target rate of close to, but just below 2 percent," said Howard Archer, chief European economist at IHS Global Insight.
Further RBI Rate Cut of 0.25% Likely in FY16: Citigroup
NDTV - 6/30/2015 3:11:11 PM
New Delhi: The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) is likely to cut the key interest rate by another 25 bps this fiscal year as retail inflation is likely to be around 5 per cent, global financial ... space could open up if Consumer Price Index-based inflation ...
Eurozone inflation rate dips but still remains positive
Philstar - 6/30/2015 9:01:57 PM
BRUSSELS - Official figures show that inflation across the 19-country eurozone eased in the ... due to a 5.1 percent drop in energy prices. Still, this is the third month in a row that the inflation rate has not been negative. Earlier this year, when ...
UPDATE 1-Euro zone inflation softens in June on energy dip
Reuters - 6/30/2015 9:41:54 AM
The European Union's statistics office Eurostat said on Tuesday that consumer prices in the 19 countries sharing the euro rose ... aiming to lift inflation towards its target rate of just under 2 percent. QE is intended to last until September 2016.
Russia Weekly Consumer Inflation Slows to 0% for Second Time in 2015
NASDAQ - 7/1/2015 9:12:05 AM
MOSCOW--Russia's consumer prices ... from sharply lower oil prices and sanctions imposed by Western nations in protest over the country's alleged role in the Ukraine conflict. The Bank of Russia recently cut its key interest rate by one percentage point ...
Germany's inflation slows to 0.3 percent in June
MENAFN - 6/30/2015 9:34:45 AM
(MENAFN) Preliminary data showed that inflation in Germany, Europe's largest economy, slowed noticeably in June with consumer prices rising by 0.3 percent ... since militants overran large parts of the country last year, his ... Jun 30 2015 - Tunisia ...
Home Price Rise At A Slightly Slower Pace
ETF Daily News - 6/29/2015 11:54:56 PM
“Home prices continue to rise across the country, but the pace is not accelerating,” says David M. Blitzer, Managing Director and Chairman of the Index Committee at S&P Dow Jones Indices. “Moreover, consumer ... the current inflation rate of under ...
Germany’s Inflation Rate Falls to 0.1% in June: EWG Falls 4.03%
Market Realist - 6/30/2015 10:03:23 AM
The iShares MSCI Germany ETF (EWG) fell 4.03% on June 29 due to: Rising fears of a looming Grexit are affecting European, as well as, global equity—as we discussed in Part 1. Germany’s inflation rate fell to 0.1% in June, despite the ECB’s ...
Oil fall: Govt keeps inflation within target at 4.53pc
The Nation - 7/2/2015 2:44:21 AM
Inflation measures through Consumer ... in petroleum prices in international market, as it touched 12 years lowest level of 2.1 percent in April 2015. The State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) in successive monetary policy had reduced the interest rate announced ...
German inflation slows far more sharply than expected in June
Yahoo Finance - 6/29/2015 1:25:00 PM
Annual consumer prices, harmonised to compare with other European countries, inched up by only 0.1 percent ... into the economy, aiming to lift inflation towards its target rate of just under 2 percent. The German statistics office said it would publish ...