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
China's May inflation rate to stay flat: report
ECNS - 5/29/2016 7:52:08 AM
China's inflation rate in May is likely to ... inflationary pressure for now, future consumer prices will likely climb up due to stabilizing oil prices on international markets and expanding monetary supply in the country, the report said.
Consumer Price Index Improves: Will the Fed Speed Up a Rate Hike?
Yahoo Finance - 5/28/2016 12:03:51 PM
Are Global Economic Indicators Causing Better Economic Sentiment? (Continued from Prior Part) US CPI showed improved performance for April The US CPI (Consumer ... Fed’s inflation target may be achieved in the near future. Higher gasoline prices helped ...
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
Australia Q1 GDP Preview: Consumer Spending, Housing Sector to Support Continued Growth
economiccalendar.com - 5/28/2016 9:36:31 PM
The country’s inflation rate fell to 1.3% in March ... Weak inflation presents a new challenge for the world’s twelfth largest economy, which has experienced stable consumer price growth for much of its recent history. Tame inflation is an ongoing ...
Japan April Core Consumer Prices Fall 0.3 Percent
Daily Croton - 5/28/2016 12:25:20 PM
Japan's core consumer prices fell ... may ease policy at next month's rate review. Shiono, who correctly forecast the 0.3 percent drop, cited low energy prices as a key drag on inflation. Inflation expectations in the country are fragile following a ...
Japan's consumer prices down for second straight month in April
Japan Today - 5/27/2016 10:06:20 PM
Japan’s core consumer ... revive the country’s fortunes with a mix of policies centred on central bank monetary easing, targeted government spending and deregulation. But his attempts to power inflation have been hit by falling energy prices, coupled ...
High Food Prices Pose Challenge To India's Inflation Target
businessworld.in - 5/19/2016 9:37:03 AM
which could fuel inflation and give the central bank little room to cut rates, said analysts. April consumer price inflation broke a recent slowing trend after food inflation came in at 6.32 per cent, compared with 5.21 per cent in March. Food prices are ...
Dollar rises as world stock markets hold steady
Laurel Leader-Call - 5/28/2016 9:58:00 PM
An independent index which is overseen by the Bank of Japan also indicated consumer inflation had slowed down reaching almost a one-year low and causing concerns over whether the underlying price trend ... The MSCI All-Country World equity index edged ...
Hong Kong Inflation Slows For Second Month
Realtime Business News - 5/23/2016 4:53:08 AM
The consumer price index rose 2.7 percent year-on-year following 2.9 percent climb in March. In February, inflation was 3 percent. The latest inflation rate was the lowest since ... given the soft import prices amid subdued global inflation, retreat ...
Japan consumer prices fall again in April
bilbaoya.com - 5/28/2016 9:47:51 AM
the second month straight the country has seen a drop as weaker consumer demand caused company's to avoid raising prices increasing fears of deflation and further pressuring the countrys central bank to hit its tough inflation goals. That beat forecasts ...
World oil prices back at $50
Portal em dia - 5/29/2016 2:01:22 AM
the highest intraday price since November 4, after climbing 2.9 percent the previous two sessions. St. Louis Federal Reserve President James Bullard said on Thursday that US labour markets are relatively tight and may put upward pressure on inflation.
Gold Prices Hit 7-Week Low On Fed Rate Hike Prospects
Senegal Actu - 5/29/2016 3:48:45 AM
us new home sales data out on Tuesday showed a jump in April to their strongest monthly pace in more than eight years, with prices setting ... pressure on inflation, raising the case for higher interest rates. MSCI's all-country world stock index was ...
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 ...
A new class for BRVM
CPI Financial - 5/29/2016 10:22:27 AM
How have external global factors, like the drop in oil prices, impacted the BRVM and/or ... as well as a stable 1.3 per cent inflation rate, favouring more consumption. By country, the rate of economic growth in 2015 is: 5.2 per cent in Benin; 4.4 per ...
Stretched valuations, rate hikes to limit developed markets equity gains
Gulf News - 5/28/2016 10:02:10 AM
“While global equity ... in most countries, emerging markets (EM) should benefit from a low-rate environment worldwide. We remain selective and still favour Asia over Latin America and EMEA,” he said. The recovery in commodity prices, receding fears ...