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
Inflation: US consumer prices higher in October
MENAFN - 11/17/2015 7:48:58 PM
(MENAFN - AFP) US consumer ... rates in more than nine years. While the core CPI figure for the year is close to the Federal Reserve's 2.0 percent target inflation rate, the Fed focuses on another measure, the personal consumption expenditures (PCE) price ...
Rate cut, more stimulus in store at ECB meet: analysts
The Citizen - 11/30/2015 10:43:50 AM
Fed up with an inflation rate that is stubbornly far below the target of close to 2.0 per cent, European Central Bank chief Mario Draghi has in recent weeks multiplied pledges to “do what we must” to lift consumer prices in the 19-member eurozone.
RBI may hold rates this time, wait for Budget, say experts
Economic Times - 11/30/2015 10:51:00 AM
Inflation based on the consumer price index rose to 5 per cent in ... There is a possibility that interest rates in the US might eventually go up for the first time since the global economic crisis of 2008. Federal Reserve rate-setters are meeting on ...
RBI likely to hold rates on December 1 amid confusing signals
Daily News and Analysis - 11/30/2015 4:02:58 AM
Consumer price ... the over world over the past five years. Given the sharp move up in the dollar, there are still domestic and overseas unhedged open currency exposures in the rupee trades. Given this, inflation differentials and interest rates, a ...
Algeria: Annual Inflation Rate Hits 5.1 Percent in October 2015
AllAfrica - 11/30/2015 10:00:53 AM
Algiers — Algeria's annual inflation rate hit 5.1% from November 2014 to October 2015 compared to November 2013-October 2014, said the National Office of Statistics (ONS). Consumer prices increased ... Distributed by AllAfrica Global Media (allAfrica.com).
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
India's economic growth seen picking up, RBI may hold rates steady
Reuters - 11/30/2015 2:22:45 AM
A drought in parts of the country ... interest rates unchanged when it meets on Tuesday, after a sharper than expected 50 basis point cut at its last meeting, as it looks to control price rises ahead of a tighter 2016 inflation target. Consumer inflation ...
India’s Central Bank Is Likely to Leave Interest Rates Unchanged
Wall Street Journal - 11/30/2015 5:07:24 AM
With India’s retail and wholesale price-based inflation dipping to new lows in July thanks to a sharp fall in global commodity prices, Gov. Rajan has been able to surprise markets a few times this year, driving down rates from 8.0% in January to 6.75% in ...
UK inflation rate remains negative in October
BBC - 11/17/2015 9:33:21 AM
The UK's inflation rate as measured by the Consumer ... global economy was weakening, depressing inflation risks. Following this report, many economists forecast that rates would not rise until well into next year. The ONS added that the Retail Prices ...
US rate hike poses risk to emerging economies
The Standard - 11/29/2015 11:13:39 AM
Core inflation ... of the regional countries”. As such, the Fed rate hike could mean a re-rating of local borrowing rates. This could come at a time when the economy is in a deflationary mode. The budget statement projects consumer prices coming down ...
NBK: Qatar strong public investment drives growth amid low energy prices
CPI Financial - 11/29/2015 7:03:07 AM
“Inflation is expected to edge ... that they remain committed to executing the country’s $200 billion development and diversification plan regardless of the decline in oil prices. The need to roll out World Cup and related infrastructure by 2022 ...
Global growth bounces back a bit
Financial Times - 11/30/2015 12:49:42 AM
However, the specific deflationary impetus from the commodity price collapse is now passing its maximum effect so recorded rates of headline and core inflation ... growth in the entire world economy by 0.5 per cent. In neither country is there yet any ...
Consumer prices increase 0.2 percent in Oct.; but year of low gas costs keep inflation at bay
US News and World Report - 11/17/2015 1:36:44 PM
a sign that consumer inflation may be moving up toward the Federal Reserve's target level and keeping the Fed on track to raise short-term interest rates from record lows next month. The consumer price index rose 0.2 percent in October after falling the ...
Rate cut, more stimulus in store at ECB meet
freemalaysiatoday.com - 11/29/2015 3:28:22 AM
Fed up with an inflation rate that is stubbornly far below the target of close to 2.0 percent, European Central Bank chief Mario Draghi has in recent weeks multiplied pledges to “do what we must” to lift consumer prices in the 19-member eurozone.