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
Indonesia Inflation Rate Slowed to 3.60% in April Vs. 4.45% in March
NASDAQ - 5/2/2016 4:42:15 AM
The agency said the year-over-year increase in the prices of goods and services at the consumer ... areas in the country started the harvest season. The agency said meat prices dropped 1.5% from March. The year-over-year core inflation rate, which excludes ...
Eurozone Q1 2016 GDP Growth Doubles, But Inflation Turns Negative
International Business Times - 4/29/2016 6:26:01 AM
In April, the annual inflation rate in the euro area is estimated at minus 0.2 percent, down from zero in March, primarily due to the drop in global oil prices. Excluding volatile food and energy prices, consumer prices rose 0.8 percent year-on-year in ...
Further Rise in Inflation Imminent as Economy Hurts
This Day Live - 5/1/2016 7:16:44 PM
Following the rise in the Consumer Price Index ... things at a higher rate; and so on gradual basis, inflation would be increasing.” He said:”I have mentioned before that for inflation to start dropping gradually, the country has to do everything ...
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
Inflation set to bounce back in June qtr
Sky News - 5/2/2016 1:28:58 AM
Inflation is set to rebound in the second quarter after a shock March quarter result prompted calls for an interest rate ... prices, particularly in February. The quarter's's 0.2 per cent dip in the consumer price index (CPI) was the first since the 2008 ...
Draghi Challenge Highlighted as Inflation Rate Back Below Zero
Bloomberg - 5/1/2016 9:08:17 AM
(Bloomberg) -- Mario Draghi’s policy challenge was highlighted once again on Friday, with the fastest economic growth in a year overshadowed by a renewed drop in consumer prices. The euro-area inflation rate fell ... than both countries in the January ...
Argentina's big unions join to protest layoffs, inflation
Connecticut Post - 4/30/2016 4:01:40 AM
Thousands of state employees have been fired since Macri came to power in December promising to cut bloated spending, curb government deficits and tame one of the world's highest inflation rates ... afloat despite low oil prices. About 40,000 workers ...
Bank of Russia Signals Rate Cuts Ahead If Inflation Risks Abate
Daily Croton - 5/1/2016 8:56:57 PM
Policy makers left the benchmark interest rate unchanged at 11% for a sixth straight meeting, but signaled that if inflation ... prices are lifting hopes for the country's energy industry. Under the Bank of Russian Federation estimates, the annual consumer ...
Another ‘world’s tallest tower’ planned for Dubai…but are we in a bubble?
CNBC - 5/1/2016 2:01:46 PM
Real estate services company, Jones Lang LaSalle (JLL), claims villa and apartment prices have fallen by 11 percent and 10 percent respectively in the past year, with hotel rates also heading south. Emaar's project will feature what is set to be the world ...
OPEC’s Control Over Global Oil Prices Slips Away – Analysis
Eurasia Review - 4/30/2016 4:51:46 AM
Across the world, higher oil prices caused a jump in inflation ... Japan and many countries in Western Europe. Even countries such as China and the United States, where oil consumption is still increasing, are posting lower growth rates, thanks to factors ...
Eurozone Economic Growth Rate Unexpectedly Doubles
newdelhitimes.com - 4/30/2016 6:24:50 AM
Since then, the eurozone has had a torrid time, falling in and out of recession as the global ... inflation. Eurostat said in a separate report that consumer prices in the year to April fell by 0.2 percent. That’s down from the previous month’s annual ...
Global Inflation Accelerated in January, OECD Says
Wall Street Journal - 3/2/2016 11:16:43 AM
Global inflation rates picked up for a fourth straight ... Even without a period of falling consumer prices, policy makers fear low inflation rates are hindering the economic recovery. When inflation is low, companies, households and even governments ...
Fed Signals Openness to June Increase, Nodding to Global Gains
Tri-County Sun Times - 5/1/2016 10:15:42 PM
As widely expected, the Federal Reserve kept the benchmark interest rate unchanged ... growth consumer spending - don't look as strong. In its carefully calibrated statement, the Fed moderated previous expression of concern about global financial and ...
Low energy prices keep inflation below target
CKNW News Talk 980 - 4/22/2016 6:27:10 AM
Alberta and BC were the only two provinces where inflation rates were up last month. Across the rest of country, the cost of living increase was down slightly from February at 1.3% as low energy prices continued to keep consumer price increases well ...
US growth worries cloud global stock markets
Times of India - 4/30/2016 4:15:59 AM
Coming on the heels of Thursday's disappointing US GDP report, the concerns about the ... Archer As for inflation, he added, "It will clearly be a very long, hard slog to get eurozone consumer price inflation back up to the ECB's target rate" of around ...