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
China Factory Prices Jump 3.3%, Lifting Global Inflation Outlook
bloomberg.com - 12/8/2016 8:31:05 PM
China’s factory-gate inflation rose to the highest since late 2011, helping to sustain prices around the world. Consumer prices picked up on rising ... "The next move of the PBOC should be an interest rate hike, not a cut." PPI outpacing CPI is good ...
Brazil's inflation seen easing to 7 percent in November
Reuters - 12/7/2016 7:24:51 AM
BRASILIA Brazil's annual inflation rate probably eased in November to the lowest level since late 2014, leaving the country's central bank comfortable to soon accelerate the pace of interest rate cuts, a Reuters poll showed on Wednesday. Consumer prices as ...
Nigeria’s Nov inflation rate to increase further to18.45% - FSDH
World Stage - 12/8/2016 8:49:34 AM
WorldStage Newsonline-- Ahead of the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) expected release of the inflation rate for the month of November ... parallel market led to an increase in the prices of imported consumer goods in Nigeria between the two months ...
China factory-gate inflation hits 5-year high
Business Recorder - 12/9/2016 6:53:51 AM
BEIJING: Chinese producer prices rose at their fastest pace for five years in November, Beijing said Friday, fuelling hopes that the world's factory can export inflation ... in the country. The economy expanded last year at its slowest rate in a quarter ...
Chinese producer price inflation hits five-year high
Financial Times - 12/9/2016 10:21:27 AM
China’s producer price inflation jumped to its highest level in five years in November on the back of rising industrial commodities, a boost for the country’s indebted ... 1.6 per cent to the headline rate. Consumer price inflation also continued ...
Eurozone inflation running at highest since April 2014
Chicago Tribune - 11/30/2016 10:17:48 AM
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 0.6 percent ...
Egypt Inflation Hits Eight-Year Highs After Currency Float
newsweekme.com - 12/8/2016 5:32:08 PM
Annual urban consumer ... have pushed up prices sharply in the import-dependent country of more than 90 million. Economists said rising inflation would erode spending power, hit economic growth and prompt further hikes to interest rates, which are already ...
India's Inflation Likely Eased to 16-Month Low in November - Poll
NASDAQ - 12/9/2016 3:04:47 AM
The consumer-price index ... year after the country received normal levels of rainfall during the June to September monsoon season for the first time in three years. That has eased food-supply concerns, pushing the food inflation rate down by more than ...
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
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 ...
Inflation Is Not About Price Increases
planetfreewill.com - 12/8/2016 12:57:07 AM
Now to establish the definition of inflation we have to establish how this phenomenon emerged. We have to trace it back to its historical origin. Historically, inflation originated when a country ... Hence, the rate of increase in the prices of goods ...
China Consumer Prices Up 2.3% in November
中国妇女网 - 12/9/2016 9:02:42 AM
China's consumer price ... country, said Cai Fang, deputy director of the Chinese Academy of Social Science, Shanghai Securities News reported. Cai made his remarks at a Dec 5 economics forum in Shanghai. He predicted that China's GDP growth rate would ...
Oil prices climb ahead of OPEC meet with 14 countries
Live Mint - 12/9/2016 9:31:20 AM
US crude prices traded near $51 a barrel before talks on Saturday in Vienna between the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries ... gate inflation rose to the highest since late 2011, helping to sustain prices around the world. Consumer prices ...