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
Nigeria’s Worsening Inflation
Leadership - 5/25/2016 2:06:07 AM
The Consumer Price Index (CPI) report released last week by the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS), indicated that the country ... inflation rate may rise above 15 percent by the end of May. The implications of this are legion. Examples abound across the ...
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 ...
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 ...
USA breaking away from the low global inflation mind-set
Forex Street - 5/25/2016 5:48:01 AM
Central bankers globally are battling low inflationary impulses and expectations, and this has tended to drive down global ... countries. Recent exchange rate appreciation weakening Japan’s inflation outlook For US inflation, the link between commodity ...
Bahrain's inflation rises to highest mark since Dec 2013
Arabian Business - 5/23/2016 3:23:03 PM
Bahrain's statistics office released the April consumer price data, showing inflation at ... according to the country's Economic Development Board (EDB). EDB chief economist Dr Jarmo Kotilaine said that the forecast rate will see Bahrain maintain the ...
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
Global home healthcare market to rise 8.85% by 2020
Healthcare Dive - 5/23/2016 1:50:00 PM
Sandler Research notes that in the U.S. and some other countries, healthcare costs increased faster than inflation over the last decade reaching 3.62% while the consumer price index inflation rate remained at an average of 2.04%. "This can be attributed to ...
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 ...
Nielsen: Global Consumer Confidence Reflected Divergent Trends Around The World In Q1
Financial Content - 5/16/2016 11:59:36 PM
"While 11 countries out of 61 saw their confidence ... confidence is up markedly from a year ago, as unemployment rates have fallen and consumer price inflation has not yet picked up." In the world's largest economy, the U.S. consumer confidence score ...
Annual inflation in Macau reaches 3.02 pct in April
Macauhub - 5/25/2016 11:31:37 AM
The consumer price index increased by 0.03 percent in monthly terms due to price increases in the categories of Clothing and Footwear and Transport. The inflation rate, measured by ... between the Portuguese-speaking countries, by August of this year ...
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 ...
Global Home Healthcare Market 2016-2020 - Integration of Mobile Devices with Home Healthcare Systems - Research and Markets
PR Newswire - 5/23/2016 3:30:13 PM
Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global Home ... on the rise. In countries like the US, the healthcare cost rose faster than inflation during the last decade. In the US, the consumer price index inflation rate stood at an average ...
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 ...
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 ...
Food, shelter lift Canada April annual inflation rate
Investment Underground - 5/20/2016 2:50:49 PM
The fuel and power sector dropped 7.6 per cent, year-on year, with lower electricity prices the major driver. During January to April, consumer prices advanced 3.2 percent from the same period of past year. Malaysia's inflation rate for April 2016 rose 2.1 ...