Country Comparison > Inflation rate (consumer prices)

RankCountryInflation rate (consumer prices) (%)
1Belarus52.4
2Ethiopia33.2
3Venezuela26.1
4Iran22.5
5Argentina22
6Eritrea20
7Yemen20
8Suriname19.5
9Vietnam18.7
10Uganda18.7
11Sudan18
12Sierra Leone18
13Congo, Democratic Republic of the17
14Kyrgyzstan16.6
15Guinea16
16Libya15.9
17Kenya14
18Angola13.5
19Uzbekistan13.5
20Marshall Islands12.9
21Tanzania12.7
22Tajikistan12.5
23Sao Tome and Principe12.4
24East Timor12.3
25Turkmenistan12
26Pakistan11.9
27Serbia11.2
28Nigeria10.8
29Bangladesh10.7
30Mozambique10.4
31Egypt10.2
32Bolivia9.9
33Burundi9.7
34Mongolia9.5
35Madagascar9.5
36Barbados9.1
37Nepal9.1
38India8.9
39Ghana8.7
40Fiji8.7
41Zambia8.7
42Papua New Guinea8.5
43Dominican Republic8.5
44Botswana8.5
45Georgia8.5
46Haiti8.5
47Kazakhstan8.4
48Russia8.4
49Paraguay8.3
50Kosovo8.3
51Azerbaijan8.1
52Nicaragua8.1
53Saint Pierre and Miquelon8.1
54Uruguay8.1
55Ukraine8
56Armenia7.7
57Afghanistan7.7
58Bhutan7.7
59Moldova7.6
60Laos7.6
61Malawi7.6
62Mauritania7.5
63Jamaica7.5
64Liberia7.4
65Solomon Islands7.4
66Sri Lanka7
67Equatorial Guinea7
68Honduras6.8
69Brazil6.6
70Tonga6.6
71Turkey6.5
72Mauritius6.5
73Guatemala6.2
74Swaziland6.1
75Maldives6
76Congo, Republic of the6
77Panama5.9
78Romania5.8
79Macau5.8
80Iraq5.6
81Cambodia5.5
82China5.5
83Indonesia5.4
84Zimbabwe5.4
85Hong Kong5.3
86Burma5.2
87Samoa5.2
88Singapore5.2
89Trinidad and Tobago5.1
90Djibouti5.1
91El Salvador5.1
92Cote d'Ivoire5.1
93Lebanon5.1
94Lesotho5
95Isle of Man5
96Gaza Strip5
97Estonia5
98Saudi Arabia5
99South Africa5
100Guinea-Bissau5
101Namibia5
102West Bank5
103Costa Rica4.9
104Gambia, The4.8
105Philippines4.8
106Syria4.8
107Cuba4.7
108Kuwait4.7
109Cape Verde4.5
110Ecuador4.5
111Algeria4.5
112United Kingdom4.5
113Aruba4.4
114Latvia4.4
115Jordan4.4
116Poland4.3
117Bulgaria4.2
118Lithuania4.1
119Oman4.1
120British Virgin Islands4.1
121New Zealand4
122Niue4
123Korea, South4
124Iceland4
125Grenada4
126Comoros4
127Hungary3.9
128Slovakia3.9
129Macedonia3.9
130Rwanda3.9
131Saint Kitts and Nevis3.8
132Tuvalu3.8
133Thailand3.8
134Portugal3.7
135Montserrat3.7
136Jersey3.7
137Bosnia and Herzegovina3.7
138Puerto Rico3.6
139Togo3.6
140Tunisia3.5
141Albania3.5
142Belgium3.5
143Austria3.5
144Dominica3.5
145Israel3.5
146Guernsey3.4
147Mexico3.4
148Luxembourg3.4
149Colombia3.4
150Australia3.4
151Senegal3.4
152Peru3.4
153Antigua and Barbuda3.3
154Chile3.3
155Finland3.3
156Greece3.3
157Malaysia3.2
158Bahamas, The3.2
159Saint Helena3.2
160San Marino3.1
161Spain3.1
162United States3.1
163Sweden3
164Montenegro3
165Mali2.9
166Italy2.9
167Canada2.9
168Cameroon2.9
169Niger2.9
170Burkina Faso2.8
171Wallis and Futuna2.8
172Denmark2.8
173Anguilla2.8
174Greenland2.8
175Gibraltar2.8
176Malta2.7
177Bermuda2.7
178Benin2.7
179Palau2.7
180Seychelles2.6
181Saint Lucia2.6
182Curacao2.6
183Ireland2.6
184Guam2.5
185New Caledonia2.4
186France2.3
187Germany2.3
188Croatia2.3
189Faroe Islands2.3
190Saint Vincent and the Grenadines2.3
191Netherlands2.3
192Virgin Islands2.2
193Turks and Caicos Islands2.2
194Micronesia, Federated States of2.2
195Guyana2.2
196Cook Islands2.1
197Cayman Islands2
198Chad2
199Brunei2
200Czech Republic1.9
201Qatar1.9
202Slovenia1.8
203Belize1.8
204Central African Republic1.7
205Andorra1.6
206Monaco1.5
207Morocco1.4
208Taiwan1.4
209Norway1.3
210Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas)1.2
211Gabon1.2
212French Polynesia1.1
213Vanuatu0.9
214United Arab Emirates0.9
215Sint Maarten0.7
216Liechtenstein0.3
217Kiribati0.2
218Switzerland0.2
219Japan-0.3
220Bahrain-0.4
221Northern Mariana Islands-0.8

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, 2012

See also: Inflation rate (consumer prices) map

Related News

Low Inflation Likely to Keep Fed 'Patient' About a Rate Hike
ABC News - 1/26/2015 12:45:44 PM
The plunge in world oil ... pause about a rate hike is excessively low inflation. Prices rose just 1.2 percent in the 12 months that ended in November, according to the Fed's preferred gauge of inflation. When inflation is too low, consumer spending ...

Bank of Canada’s rate cut could backfire to create ‘grotesque’ debt skew in economy
Financial Post - 1/26/2015 10:25:33 PM
The yield on five-year government benchmark bonds fell to 0.78% Friday, about half the annual rate of inflation of 1.5% as reported by Statistics Canada, based on the December Consumer Price Index. The central bank has pointed to signs of slack in the ...

Turkey forecasts inflation at 45-year low
Business Recorder - 1/27/2015 4:19:18 PM
pushed down by falling oil prices and the country's tight monetary policy. Central bank governor Erdem Basci said at a press conference that the inflation rate was forecast to end this year at 5.5 percent, within a range of 4.1 percent and 6.9 percent.

As Fed meets this week, low inflation will likely keep it 'patient' about a rate increase
Fox Business - 1/26/2015 6:07:51 PM
The plunge in world oil ... pause about a rate hike is excessively low inflation. Prices rose just 1.2 percent in the 12 months that ended in November, according to the Fed's preferred gauge of inflation. When inflation is too low, consumer spending ...

Why Venezuela Is The 'Most Miserable' Country In The World, Again
The Business Insider - 1/23/2015 5:06:59 PM
Venezuela is the most miserable country ... MacroeconomicsVenezuela's consumer price index. What makes them similar, though, is that both are plagued with the same main problem, according to Cato: consumer price inflation. Venezuela's inflation rate ...

Bank of Canada Cuts Rate, ‘Loonie’ Suffers Unflattering Rout
Journal of Commerce - 1/27/2015 11:04:20 AM
It's approaching 170%, an all-time high, and considerably out of line with what is prevalent in most other countries. The BOC rate cut ... been to manage the Consumer Price Index (CPI); specifically to keep year-over-year 'core' inflation within a range ...

Sluggish FMCG sector set to move fast on low inflation: Report
Zee News - 1/27/2015 4:40:46 PM
Mumbai: After witnessing a muted growth in 2014, India's FMCG sector is all set for a healthy revival due to drop in inflation, a market research firm has said. "The inflation in the country ... falling price rate, he said, unveiling the consumer ...

World Week Ahead: Until Fed Adjudicates, It’s ECB Bazooka vs. Greek Rebellion
The Wall Street Journal - 1/26/2015 5:32:04 PM
Syriza wanting to renege on the terms of the country ... mortgage rates and better job prospects are seen driving home buyers into new home purchases. AUSTRALIA: 7:30 p.m. EST. (11:30 a.m. Wednesday, Sydney). Fourth Quarter Consumer Price Index.

Fuel price reduction: Too little, too late
Punch - 1/26/2015 10:54:11 PM
The Nigerian government has boxed the country’s economy in. Unlike some other economies, including some major oil exporters, that are taking advantage of lower pump prices to boost consumer demand, expand local production and ease lending rates ...

Central Bank Lowers 2015 İnflation Expectation To 5.5 Pct. (2)
sondakika.com - 1/27/2015 10:42:51 AM
Central Bank of Turkey (CBOT) lowered its 2015 inflation expectation to 5.5 percent in the January inglation report, 0.6 points lower than it was at 6.1 percent in October report, due to sharp decline in the oil prices ... growth rate of consumer loans ...

UPDATE 1-Canada inflation rate drops to 9-month low as gas cost sinks
Reuters - 1/23/2015 8:31:35 AM
The annualized rate ... its inflation target and economic growth. A 16.6 percent drop in gasoline prices was the main reason for a slower yearly rise in overall inflation to December. Prices increased in seven of the eight major components in the consumer ...

Canada's inflation rate drops to 1.5% on cheaper gasoline
CBC - 1/23/2015 1:53:43 PM
Canada's annual inflation ... annual consumer price index (CPI) rate would have increased to 2.3 per cent. Consumer prices rose in seven of the survey's eight major categories, with only transportation declining. Gasoline prices across the country are ...

Polish GDP Growth Surges on Consumer Spending, Investment
Businessweek - 1/27/2015 4:19:18 PM
The country’s 38 million citizens had higher disposable incomes as consumer prices fell the ... will publish its new inflation and GDP projections, which “should give a chance for an in-depth analysis of recent data,” rate setter Elzbieta Chojna ...

An inflation nightmare
My sinchew - 1/27/2015 3:04:43 AM
We also understand that there is no free lunch in the world and ... admitted that the prices of goods and services would increase after the GST is implemented in April 1. However, he said that the rate will be very slight and the consumer price index ...

Interest rates likely to stay low until fall
PITTSBURGH TRIBUNE-REVIEW - 1/26/2015 11:58:37 PM
The plunge in world oil ... pause about a rate increase is excessively low inflation. Prices rose just 1.2 percent in the 12 months that ended in November, according to the Fed's preferred gauge of inflation. When inflation is too low, consumer spending ...


Embed this graph in your blog:

Only the top 10 countries will show.
Preview