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
German yields nudge up as oil prices clear $50 a barrel
Reuters - 5/26/2016 7:34:13 AM
Dallas Federal Reserve Bank President Robert Kaplan on Wednesday said he would support raising interest rates ... inflation - currently still in negative territory - later this year, and could see the ECB revise up its staff forecasts for consumer price ...
And now, price deflation in India and China?
The Hindu Business Line - 5/24/2016 12:15:45 PM
Slowing or declining producer prices are haunting the two major Asian economies, signalling that the deflation contagion has spread to the developing world ... would also have inflation rates that would show rising or stable prices. In countries such ...
UPDATE 1-Ghana producer inflation eases to 13.2 pct in April
Reuters - 5/26/2016 11:44:45 AM
ACCRA May 26 (Reuters) - Ghana's producer price inflation (PPI ... PPI is a major component of consumer inflation, which eased to 18.7 percent in April from 19.2 percent the month before. The West African country is under a three-year aid deal with ...
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
How El Nino fading in Australia may help bring India's inflation down
Daily News and Analysis - 5/25/2016 6:09:30 AM
a report by the Bank of America Merrill-Lynch Global Research, says. Both, wholesale and consumer Inflation inched up in April largely on the back of higher food prices brought on by a poor rabi crop. Crops across the country have suffered due to the ...
Rains provide relief from heat, but not always from inflation
Live Mint - 5/26/2016 11:44:45 AM
Companies expect that a better-than-normal monsoon will lead to a pick-up in domestic demand and also boost the chances of a rate cut ... A 25 May Nomura Global Markets Research report does the same analysis for consumer price inflation and rains and ...
Rising gas prices are driving a surge in inflation
Washington Post - 5/17/2016 12:31:13 PM
Rising gas prices helped drive a surge in inflation ... global economy grew gloomier. Oil prices fell to 12-year lows, and the dollar continued to climb. Yet the U.S. recovery has so far proven resilient. Hiring has been robust, and the unemployment rate ...
Gold prices near 7-week low on US Fed rate hike prospects
wingatewire.com - 5/26/2016 10:11:42 AM
Worries about a likely rate hike by the Federal Reserve eased somewhat as robust US housing data fueled speculation the world's ... Weak inflation that fell into near deflation in 2015 has reversed course, with the US consumer price index (CPI) rising ...
World stocks slip as Fed rate hike signal spooks investors
HQ Comox Valley - 5/24/2016 5:42:03 AM
MSCI's all-country world stock ... that the consumer price index jumped 0.4 per cent in April, reflecting higher energy costs. The deal still needs approval by shareholders. Japan and the United States remain at loggerheads over exchange-rate policy ...
Moroccan Economy Threatened by Potential Food Price Shocks
moroccoworldnews.com - 5/25/2016 10:27:12 AM
The report, published this month, models the impact of food price shocks on the economies of 110 countries. In the report’s stress test, Morocco shows an 19.4 percent increase in its Consumer Price ... balances and higher inflation,” the report reads.
Economists: U.S. to Face Greater Inflation
Economy Watch - 5/24/2016 1:55:58 PM
After several years of weak inflation, economists now believe Americans will see higher prices in ... are survey-based consumer inflation expectations,” the firm noted. Blackrock also believes this will drive the Fed to increase rates in the next few ...
Inflation rate skyrockets to 6-year high
Vanguard - 5/16/2016 6:08:51 PM
The skyrocketing prices of goods and services across the country has reflected in Nigeria’s inflation rate climbing to a near six-year ... across many divisions that contribute to the Core Consumer Price Index. Food index reflected tighter supplies ...
Modi govt’s 2 years: Low job growth, inflation plague a growing nation
Hindustan Times - 5/26/2016 5:39:41 AM
A World ... inflation rates have broadly remained low over the last two years, aided partly by fall in global oil prices, but pulses are a worry. A key source of protein for most Indians, prices of pulses are now at a five-year high in some parts of the ...
The Elite’s Master Plan for Global Inflation, Part Two
Money Morning - 5/26/2016 2:19:15 AM
Banks and Interest Rates ... inflation into the US. It also means a higher dollar price for gold. According to Bloomberg, ‘Soros cut his firm’s investments in US stocks by more than a third in the first quarter and bought a US$264 million stake in the ...
Kenya: Inflation Tax Sets Consumers for Fresh July Price Increases
AllAfrica - 5/17/2016 9:10:47 AM
Prices of cars, fuel, cigarettes, alcoholic drinks, juices and financial services are expected to rise once again in July when the Treasury factors in the average inflation rate for the past ... passing on the same to the consumer in the form of higher ...