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, 2012See also: Inflation rate (consumer prices) map
Food Prices and Inflation in China and the U.S. Are Following Similar Paths
econintersect.com - 10/19/2014 1:50:03 AM
Inflation, as measured by growth in the consumer ... between the two countries' overall price co-movements. Fluctuations in food prices in China started to become more strongly correlated to those in the U.S. after China joined the World Trade Organization ...
Manitoba still has one of the lowest inflation rates in the country
Winnipeg Free Press - 10/17/2014 4:18:34 PM
Manitoba continued to enjoy one of the lowest annual inflation rates in the country in September. The annual inflation rate shows how much consumer prices have ... most notably the slump in world oil prices, the Bank of Canada is likely to remain very ...
Rising food prices pushing inflation up, says Turkish Central Bank
worldbulletin.net - 10/17/2014 12:58:08 PM
Turkey's increased food prices, together with the depreciation in the lira currency, will cause its inflation to remain high in the coming period, the ... attributed to consumer loans and credit cards, while commercial loans expand at a rate similar ...
RBI, Rajan on right track: Kill inflation monster first
Firstpost - 10/18/2014 11:34:02 PM
Repo rate is the interest ... in parts of the country have damaged crops, and this is likely to push up prices again. The RBI also thinks that the fall in food prices may be temporary. “Retail inflation measured by the consumer price index (CPI ...
Core Canadian Inflation Up 2.1% in September
Wall Street Journal - 10/17/2014 9:30:33 AM
OTTAWA--Annual inflation ... price pressure elsewhere in the industrialized world. Canada’s all-items consumer-price index rose 2% on the year, slowing slightly from the previous month’s 2.1% advance, Statistics Canada said Friday. The core inflation ...
Fading inflation good for consumers but hints at lurking threats
Market Watch - 10/19/2014 11:58:30 AM
Slower global growth has crimped demand for fuel even as a surge in domestic extraction puts the U.S. on the verge of overtaking Saudi Arabia as the world ... home prices added to the upward tilt. As a result, the 12-month rate of consumer inflation ...
Inflation rate was 2.0 per cent in September: Statistics Canada
The Telegram - 10/17/2014 11:49:32 PM
Canada’s annual inflation rate was two per cent in September, a slight dip from the pace set in the previous two months, Statistics Canada said Friday. The consumer price index ... most notably the slump in world oil prices, the Bank of Canada is likely ...
Inflation rate dips
Fort Frances Times - 10/17/2014 6:34:35 PM
The inflation rate had been up 2.1 percent in the months of July and August, according to the federal agency’s consumer price index ... most notably the slump in world oil prices, the Bank of Canada is likely to remain very much neutral with regard ...
Canada’s inflation rate was 2.0 per cent in September
Hamilton Spectator - 10/17/2014 11:35:13 PM
OTTAWA — Canada's annual inflation rate was 2.0 per cent in September, a slight dip from the pace set in the previous two months, Statistics Canada said Friday. The consumer price ... most notably the slump in world oil prices, the Bank of Canada is ...
Canada’s Consumer Price Index Slows to 2.0% in September
Bloomberg - 10/17/2014 5:15:50 PM
Canada’s inflation rate slowed for the second time in three months in September, returning it to the central bank’s target, as consumers paid less for gasoline and auto dealers moderated price increases. The consumer ... the slump in world oil prices ...
Inflation rate was 2.0 per cent in September
News Talk 650 CKOM - 10/17/2014 1:48:15 PM
OTTAWA - Canada's annual inflation rate was 2.0 per cent in September, Statistics Canada said Friday. The country's cost of living had been up 2.1 per cent in the months of August and in July, according to the federal agency's consumer price index.
China inflation slows to near five-year low
Punch - 10/18/2014 10:36:46 PM
Inflation in China eased to a near five-year low in September, adding to further evidence of a slowdown in the world’s second largest economy. As reported by BBC, the consumer price index rose ... The slowing inflation rate could be a result of good ...
Global disinflation fears rock markets: here are three new ways to track inflation
Daily Telegraph - 10/16/2014 12:37:51 PM
The UK’s main gauge of price ... for countries with troubled currencies”. Using collected data on black market exchange rates “a reliable estimate of an inflation rate can be determined”, Mr Hanke writes. Zimbabwe has experienced the world ...
Philippine inflation hits peak of 4.9 percent
MENAFN - 10/18/2014 6:59:02 AM
(MENAFN) According to the Filipino central bank, the ... In September, inflation eased to 4.4 percent due to lower increases of food prices and housing and utility rates, while in August and July it hit 4.9 percent when consumer prices soared to a 33 ...
Forex - USD/CAD dips on firm Canadian inflation figures
investing.com - 10/17/2014 4:04:15 PM
Investing.com - The U.S. dollar softened against its Canadian cousin on Friday after firming inflation rates north of the border offset ... after Statistics Canada reported that the country's consumer price index rose 0.1% last month, beating expectations ...