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
The UK Has Had Consumer Price Deflation For 3 Years Now: Thus Wages Are Getting Better
Forbes - 5/4/2016 5:37:08 AM
And interesting little point being noted in the British papers today: consumer prices have been ... that general inflation rate, and structural changes as shown by this different with shop price inflation: Its chief executive, Helen Dickinson, said of ...
Inflation Projected to Rise Further to 13.2%
This Day Live - 5/5/2016 1:11:06 AM
“The lingering fuel scarcity was debilitating to economic activity and pressurised consumer ... price levels were Ghana and Angola. The underlying reason for the increase in inflation those countries was weakened currency. Ghana’s inflation rate ...
Global consumer lending: size, segmentation and forecast for the worldwide market
CPI Financial - 5/4/2016 5:44:18 AM
Moreover, in 2015, the worldwide market value broke down between $32.9 trillion (77.9 per cent of the total) in residential mortgage balances (the largest single segment of the global ... inflation rates. “Worldwide, we expect non-mortgage consumer ...
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
EU forecasts modest growth amid global uncertainty
THE PREFACE - 5/3/2016 11:00:27 AM
The report highlighted increased global economic turmoil and the influx of migrants into the country as downward risks. Meanwhile, the Commission said that euro zone consumer prices are also ... In April, the annual inflation rate in the euro area was ...
European Union sees weaker eurozone growth, inflation subdued
Tri-County Sun Times - 5/4/2016 11:27:54 AM
After consumer prices ... low interest rates. "We have much more to do to tackle inequality", said Pierre Moscovici, EU commissioner for economic and financial affairs, taxation and customs. The gross domestic product (GDP) of the 19-country currency ...
A Possible Cure for Japan's Low Inflation
bloombergview.com - 5/3/2016 11:57:43 AM
Japan’s central bank has long been battling an ailment that now afflicts much of the developed world ... inflation target of 2 percent in March 2013. Since then, it has made some progress: The consumer price index has risen at an average annual rate ...
EU Forecasts Only Modest Growth Amid Global Uncertainty
Fayette Advocate - 5/4/2016 10:59:16 AM
Despite the European Central Bank's unprecedented stimulus package - which includes a massive bond-buying program and record-low deposit rates - consumer prices in the region have stayed way below the central bank's 2 percent target. Inflation should rise ...
Australia central bank cuts interest rates following low inflation data
Pensions & Investments - 5/4/2016 12:32:19 PM
Australia's central bank lowered interest rates to 1.75%, following “unexpectedly low” inflation ... country, however, are supporting the near-term outlook. Australia's terms of trade remain lower than recent years, the statement said. Commodity prices ...
need2know: ASX seen caught in global slowdown
Sydney Morning Herald - 5/5/2016 7:01:51 AM
Growth in Asia's third largest economy will remain one the fastest in the world this year, economists predict, and with inflation in control, they expect the Reserve Bank of India to cut its lending rate in the ... started after prices sank too far and ...
Australia Cuts Interest Rates to Record Low
Investopedia - 5/3/2016 4:22:34 PM
The Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) cut interest rates Tuesday ... elsewhere in the world, point to a lower outlook for inflation than previously forecast.” (See also: Australian CPI Falls to Record Low in Q1 2016.) Despite consumer prices falling ...
EU trims economic growth forecasts amid global uncertainty
San Francisco Gate - 5/4/2016 1:58:13 PM
Inflation is seen languishing at an average annual rate of just ... risk of slower growth in countries like China, and political events in many parts of the world that could have an immediate impact on Europe. Furthermore, the price of oil, which has ...
Australia cuts key interest rate to record low 1.75 percent
Senegal Actu - 5/4/2016 3:42:36 AM
With a target inflation rate of between 2-3 per cent, concerns about a lack of growth in the Australian economy spurred by the low Consumer Price Index readings appear ... options in the face of deteriorating global conditions. The Reserve Bank of ...
Fed waiting for inflation to rise before lifting rates
Laurel Leader-Call - 5/3/2016 4:58:22 PM
Instead, the committee only said that it continues to "closely monitor inflation indicators and global ... oil prices". But neither did it say anything in its statement to prepare investors for such action. Investors now put the chances of a June rate ...
DBS tabs April inflation at 1.4%
Philstar - 5/4/2016 5:04:20 PM
MANILA, Philippines – Inflation ... due to stable food prices and cheaper utility rates. On the other hand, the country’s gross domestic product (GDP) growth slowed down to 5.8 percent last year from 6.1 percent due to weak global demand and lack ...