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
Inflation slides down to 2.86%, lowest in 46 years
customstoday.com.pk - 7/1/2016 8:34:43 PM
ISLAMABAD: The average inflation rate remained 2.86 percent during the fiscal year 2015-16 as compared to previous year which was the lowest in previous 46 years of the country’s history ... measured through Consumer Price Index (CPI) increased by ...
The world’s newest country is too broke to celebrate its independence day
Washington Post - 7/1/2016 12:53:36 AM
South Sudan, the world's newest country ... of its gross domestic product and that consumer price inflation was approaching 300 percent. According to reports in the Paris-based Sudan Tribune, the country's Central Bank has said that it has only enough ...
Japan consumer prices fall again in May
Market Watch - 7/1/2016 4:21:12 AM
TOKYO--Japanese consumer prices continued to fall in May while household spending softened again, likely adding to pressure on the Bank of Japan to take further action to secure stable inflation in the world's third ... interest rates in January to goose ...
Euro zone escapes deflation in June, as prices rise more than expected
Business Recorder - 6/30/2016 7:17:10 PM
BRUSSELS: Consumer ... in June. Prices had not risen in the 19 countries using the euro since January, when inflation reached 0.3 percent. Deflation set in for three of the next four months. Prices were unchanged in March. June's inflation rate remains ...
Eurozone Inflation Shows Acceleration in June
Investopedia - 6/30/2016 6:48:32 PM
The results released by the European Union's statistics agency clearly depict that weak demand and consumer spending have confined inflation growth globally. Consequently, the central bank has pared its key interest rates ... global economy." The energy ...
Eurozone inflation back to positive, Brexit worries weigh
Channel News Asia - 6/30/2016 9:33:10 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 per cent, but this was far less than the negative 8.5 per cent a month earlier.
Weak Japanese Inflation Raises Chances of BOJ Action
The Wall Street Journal - 7/1/2016 3:16:46 AM
TOKYO—Weak inflation and lukewarm business sentiment are raising expectations that the Bank of Japan 8301-1.35 % will have to act again to shore up inflation in the world’s third ... for low growth. Core consumer prices, which exclude fresh food ...
‘Use policy rate to ensure price, fiscal stability’
Himalayan Times - 7/1/2016 4:35:31 AM
“Policy rates are used everywhere to manage consumer prices ... the country,” NRB Governor Chiranjibi Nepal told the interaction organised to gather suggestions to prepare Monetary Policy of next fiscal year. “The need now is to contain inflation ...
Japan's consumer prices mark biggest fall in 3 years
SME Times - 7/1/2016 4:06:53 AM
Japan's consumer prices fell 0.4 percent in May ... dropped for the third straight month by an inflation-adjusted 1.1 percent from a year earlier. With the Bank of Japan's goal of raising the inflation rate to 2 percent further away, market speculation ...
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
New RBI Governor should continue Rajan's inflation fight: DBS
Zee News - 7/1/2016 4:02:42 PM
It called Rajan's decision not to seek an extension as a "negative surprise" whose impact was "overshadowed by larger global ... inflation target, based on Consumer Price Index, as a medium-term goal and liquidity stance and the range for 'real interest ...
Inflation rises to 6% on fuel, charcoal
Daily Monitor - 7/1/2016 10:00:37 PM
According to the Uganda Bureau of Statistics (Ubos), the headline inflation rose to 5.9 per cent in June, up from 5.4 per cent in May. Mr Vincent Nsubuga, principal statistician at Ubos, told journalists at the release of the consumer price index figures ...
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 ...
Annual inflation rate down to 21 p.c.
Times of Zambia - 6/30/2016 6:27:03 PM
ZAMBIA’S annual rate of inflation for June 2016 has gone down to 21 per cent from 21.3 per cent recorded in May. The annual rate of inflation, as measured by all items consumer price index (CPI ... This means that the country imported more than it ...
Japan consumer prices fall at fastest pace in 3 years
Gulf Times - 7/1/2016 5:07:08 PM
The Bank of Japan’s consumer price ... rate review on July 28-29. The central bank added negative interest rates in February to its stimulus programme launched in 2013, under which it prints ¥80tn ($780bn) a year to buy government bonds, but inflation ...