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
Steady German inflation leaves open risk of euro zone dip
Yahoo Finance - 8/28/2014 2:26:04 PM
Preliminary data from the Federal Statistics Office showed consumer prices rose by 0.8 percent in August, both on the measure harmonised to compare with other European Union countries and ... "Germany's inflation rate was unchanged at 0.8 percent in ...
Japan Inflation Rate Stays Steady in July
forexfactory.com - 8/28/2014 10:39:59 PM
Japanese prices ... with the rate of inflation remaining steady, suggesting that the country's economic recovery trend remains intact despite the recent contraction in growth. Government data released Friday showed that the nationwide core consumer price ...
Calgary and Alberta outstrip Canadian growth in inflation
Calgary Herald - 8/22/2014 9:49:50 PM
CALGARY - Both the Calgary region and Alberta outstripped the annual rate of inflation in July experienced across the country. Statistics Canada reported Friday that the Consumer Price Index rose by 2.9 per cent in the Calgary census metropolitan area and ...
Euro-Area Confidence Falls as Low Inflation Alarms ECB
Bloomberg - 8/28/2014 12:31:32 PM
Euro-area economic confidence fell more than forecast, Spanish consumer prices ... Office said Germany’s inflation rate stayed at 0.8 percent in August, in line with the median of 23 estimates in a Bloomberg News survey. Prices were unchanged on the ...
Inflation trajectory on its way down; to be 6% in Jan-16: UBS
Zee News - 8/28/2014 12:45:51 PM
According to official figure, the Wholesale Price Index based inflation was at 5.43 percent in June, and 5.84 percent in July last year. Meanwhile, retail inflation - based on Consumer Price ... "Cross country experience suggests that inflation targeting ...
Manitoba's inflation rate falls in June
Winnipeg Free Press - 8/22/2014 3:59:05 PM
Inflationary pressures continued to ease last month in Manitoba, with the province’s annual inflation rate falling to 1.5 per cent from 1.9 per cent in June. That’s one of the lowest provincial inflation rates in the country, second only to B.C.’s 1 ...
A Long-Term Look At Inflation
investing.com - 8/20/2014 5:38:41 AM
The August Consumer Price Index for Urban Consumers (CPI-U) released this morning puts the July year-over-year inflation rate at 1.99%, off the May 19-month high of 2.13%. It is well below the 3.87% average since the end of the Second World War and 16 ...
Marginal Rise in Inflation Forecloses Reduction in Policy Rates
This Day Live - 8/23/2014 11:43:11 PM
According to the National Bureau of Statistics, inflation accelerated to 8.3 per cent in July from 8.2 per cent a month earlier. In the month, prices rose ... The World Bank also predicted a 7.4 per cent growth rate in the country’s Gross Domestic ...
July inflation rate at 2.1 per cent: StatsCan
lakecountrycalendar.com - 8/22/2014 12:52:58 PM
OTTAWA - The rise of Canada's cost of living index was tempered in July, with the annual inflation rate coming in at 2.1 per cent. That was down from June when the Consumer Price Index rose by 2.4 per cent over 12 months, a two-year high, according to ...
Central bank sees price increases continuing
Inquirer - 8/28/2014 8:45:27 PM
“Most likely, we will see another interest rate ... consumer prices will have hit its highest point since April 2009’s 5.6 percent. Ravelas said the forecast from the BSP was surprising. BDO, the country’s largest bank, said it thought inflation ...
Province's inflation rate falls in July
brandonsun.com - 8/23/2014 6:32:24 AM
WINNIPEG — Inflationary pressures continued to ease last month in Manitoba, with the province’s annual inflation rate falling to 1.5 per cent from 1.9 per cent in June. That’s one of the lowest provincial inflation rates in the country, second only ...
Canada Inflation Slows
Wall Street Journal - 8/22/2014 11:27:04 AM
OTTAWA—Inflation in ... that recent spikes in consumer prices are temporary. The headline consumer price index was up 2.1% year-over-year in July, down from 2.4% in June, Statistics Canada said Friday. The key core CPI rate, which excludes some food ...
S. Korea's inflation rate below 2 percent
MENAFN - 8/24/2014 8:40:03 AM
(MENAFN) According to data by Statistics Korea, the country's inflation rate remained ... Experts view that the consumer growth rate should stay around 2-3 percent to ensure economic vitality. If low prices continue for a long time, it could lead to ...
Indonesia’s Central Bank Sees Inflation Easing In August
Live Trading News - 8/23/2014 3:04:48 AM
Bank Indonesia, forecast the country’s consumer price ... inflation outlook, estimating 4.5 to 5.5% by year-end, Agus Martowardojo, governor of the bank, has said. The low inflation in August may allow the central bank to keep its benchmark interest ...
Two Measures Of Inflation and Fed Policy
ETF Daily News - 8/20/2014 12:48:11 PM
The annualized rate of change is calculated to two decimal places for more precision in the side-by-side comparison with the PCE Price Index. The BLS’s Consumer Price Index for July shows core inflation ... the rest of the world is struggling?