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 ...
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 Computation : Ghana rebases consumer inflation index, changes product basket
pulse.com.gh - 11/19/2016 5:51:40 AM
The Ghana Statistical Service (GSS) has announced that it is rebasing the Consumer Price Index (CPI) used in measuring the country’s inflation ... seven subgroups recorded higher inflation rates than the group’s average of 8.7 percent.
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 ...
ANALYSIS; New inflation regime: Core consumer price index at new low
The Jakarta Post - 11/4/2016 7:21:03 AM
In our view, the recent price drops in the eastern parts of Indonesia suggest emerging structural improvement in the country’s distribution and ... even though prices are increasing, the average rate of inflation is still below the long-run average ...
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 ...
The Economist online - 1/15/2015 12:30:09 PM
After falling steadily for more than three years, the median rate of annual consumer-price inflation (CPI) in high-income countries was down to 0.8% in November 2014. In 16 out of 55 rich countries, inflation rates were below 1%. Twelve countries faced ...
Consumer price inflation rises to 10.03%
Live Mint - 9/18/2012 6:58:25 AM
New Delhi: India’s retail inflation ... in food prices, data released on Tuesday showed, underlining the upward pressure on prices that has restrained the central bank from cutting key policy rates to boost faltering economic growth. The Consumer Price ...
Inflation in Russia: Consumer prices hit three year high
cctv-america.com - 7/14/2014 11:54:50 PM
When the first BRICS summit was held in 2008, Russia was enjoying a more than 5 percent annual growth rate. That has since slowed considerably. This year the World Bank is ... Rising prices was number one. Inflation in Russia is a long way from the 1000 ...
The Three Countries With The Highest Inflation
Forbes - 5/9/2014 7:43:49 PM
Elevated inflation can be harmful to a country’s economy. Moreover, as prices rise, if wages don’t keep ... In this article, we’ll discuss the three countries with the world’s highest inflation rate. We’ll also include a brief, but important ...
Around the World, Inflation Is Falling to Levels Not Seen for Years
New York Times - 11/15/2013 11:54:19 PM
There are similar declines in many European countries ... inflation rate to fall as low as it has. Inflation has also been falling in Europe, where the European Central Bank cut interest rates last week in response to a surprising estimate that consumer ...
CHART OF THE DAY: Here Are The Inflation Rates For Every Major Economy In The World
The Business Insider - 1/22/2014 2:55:33 PM
For some context here's a chart of current inflation rates around the world ... the prices of imported goods, both input raw materials and consumer goods, go up. Emerging markets’ current high inflation rates will likely limit emerging market countries ...
Annual inflation up by 3.8pc, monthly 0.2pc
The Nation - 12/2/2016 2:01:30 AM
ISLAMABAD - The headline inflation measured through Consumer Price Index (CPI ... The central bank has warned that international oil prices fluctuation may impact inflation in the country. "After bottoming out in October 2015, the CPI inflation has ...
Price Inflation and The Consumer Price Index
capitalismmagazine.com - 5/11/2016 11:58:22 PM
Nowhere is this truer that in the government’s monthly Consumer ... across the whole country. And this is, then, taken to be a fair and reasonable estimate – to the decimal point! – about the cost of living and the rate of price inflation for all ...