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
Japan consumer prices fall again in May
Market Watch - 7/1/2016 4:21:12 AM
TOKYO--Japanese consumer prices continued to fall in May while household spending softened again, likely adding to pressure on the Bank of Japan to take further action to secure stable inflation in the world's third ... interest rates in January to goose ...
The world’s newest country is too broke to celebrate its independence day
Washington Post - 7/1/2016 12:53:36 AM
South Sudan, the world's newest country ... of its gross domestic product and that consumer price inflation was approaching 300 percent. According to reports in the Paris-based Sudan Tribune, the country's Central Bank has said that it has only enough ...
Eurozone inflation back to positive, Brexit worries weigh
Channel News Asia - 6/30/2016 9:33:10 PM
BRUSSELS: Eurozone inflation left negative territory in June ... chief economist at IHS Global Insight. Energy prices again drove consumer prices lower, dropping by 6.5 per cent, but this was far less than the negative 8.5 per cent a month earlier.
Weak Japanese Inflation Raises Chances of BOJ Action
The Wall Street Journal - 7/1/2016 3:16:46 AM
TOKYO—Weak inflation and lukewarm business sentiment are raising expectations that the Bank of Japan 8301-1.35 % will have to act again to shore up inflation in the world’s third ... for low growth. Core consumer prices, which exclude fresh food ...
3 Numbers: Eurozone Annual Inflation On Track To Tick Up To Zero
investing.com - 6/30/2016 6:45:33 AM
That’s in line with the Eurozone growth rate ... on Eurozone inflation will serve as a reminder that Europe still has a long road ahead to lift the consumer price trend close to the ECB’s target of just below 2%. It's not obvious that global ...
Euro zone escapes deflation in June, as prices rise more than expected
Business Recorder - 6/30/2016 7:17:10 PM
BRUSSELS: Consumer ... in June. Prices had not risen in the 19 countries using the euro since January, when inflation reached 0.3 percent. Deflation set in for three of the next four months. Prices were unchanged in March. June's inflation rate remains ...
Eurozone Inflation Shows Acceleration in June
Investopedia - 6/30/2016 6:48:32 PM
The results released by the European Union's statistics agency clearly depict that weak demand and consumer spending have confined inflation growth globally. Consequently, the central bank has pared its key interest rates ... global economy." The energy ...
Indonesia’s annual inflation rises 3.49 pct in June
customstoday.com.pk - 7/1/2016 5:11:18 AM
JAKARTA: Indonesia’s consumer ... Fitr in the world’s largest Muslim country. Indonesia’s central bank, which has adopted the reverse repo rate as a new policy for its benchmark interest rate beginning August this year, targets 2016 inflation to ...
‘Use policy rate to ensure price, fiscal stability’
Himalayan Times - 7/1/2016 4:35:31 AM
“Policy rates are used everywhere to manage consumer prices ... the country,” NRB Governor Chiranjibi Nepal told the interaction organised to gather suggestions to prepare Monetary Policy of next fiscal year. “The need now is to contain inflation ...
Eurozone inflation back above zero in June, but still low
Tulsa World - 6/30/2016 6:45:33 AM
The annual rate of inflation in the 19 countries that use the euro rose to 0.1 percent in June from below zero, but is still far short of official targets. The Eurostat statistical agency said Thursday that a recent pick-up in oil prices helped push the ...
Annual inflation rate down to 21 p.c.
Times of Zambia - 6/30/2016 6:27:03 PM
ZAMBIA’S annual rate of inflation for June 2016 has gone down to 21 per cent from 21.3 per cent recorded in May. The annual rate of inflation, as measured by all items consumer price index (CPI ... This means that the country imported more than it ...
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
German consumer confidence rises but clouds on horizon
iNews Today - 6/30/2016 12:47:38 AM
Germany consumer ... rise in energy prices in the months ahead. The state readings, which are not harmonized to compare with other euro zone countries, will feed into nationwide inflation data due at 1200 GMT. Germany's June inflation rate is still far ...
Indonesia’s consumer prices pick up in June, stay below the target range
econotimes.com - 7/1/2016 5:54:15 AM
Further, Core inflation rate, which strips out administered and volatile food prices, was an annualized 3.49 percent in June, near the 3.50 percent analysts had expected. On a monthly basis, the consumer price ... to help boost the country’s gross ...
China June inflation forecast at 1.9 pct
ECNS - 6/30/2016 5:41:07 AM
China's Consumer ... the slowing inflation is due to falling vegetable and other food prices, which account for around one-third of the CPI calculation. The CPI for May grew 2 percent year on year, narrowed from the 2.3-percent growth rate registered ...