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
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
When the world is jittery over Brexit, India has reasons to smile; here’s why
Economic Times - 6/24/2016 1:33:31 PM
The jolt from the Brexit verdict to global financial ... and demand revival. Oil prices are up close to 80 per cent since they hit their 13-year lows earlier this year. This has ended India's honeymoon with low inflation, with consumer price inflation ...
Policy rates to remain high in 2016 on high food prices: Citi India
Financial Express - 6/23/2016 5:45:15 PM
Policy rates ... inflation trends. “We expect core CPI (excluding transportation) to stay sticky and elevated at an average 5.9 per cent in FY2017 against 5.4 per cent in FY2016,” it said, adding the poor reservoir levels and rising global food prices ...
Mexico inflation cools in early June
Business Recorder - 6/23/2016 2:10:30 PM
MEXICO CITY: Mexico's annual inflation rate cooled in ... Mexico's central bank may raise interest rates at its next meeting on June 30, but bets in the interest rate swap market are divided . Consumer prices rose 0.02 percent in the first half of June ...
Colombia Central Bank Hikes Rates by 25 Basis Points on June 22
Market Realist - 6/23/2016 1:10:15 AM
This was its tenth consecutive hike in benchmark rates. The central bank is looking to tighten the country’s monetary policy in order to curb rising inflation ... price growth The central bank of Thailand kept its interest rates unchanged on June 22 as ...
Mozambique: Inflation - Prices Fell in May
AllAfrica - 6/11/2016 12:01:34 PM
Maputo — Inflation in Mozambique turned negative in May, according to the data from the consumer price indices for the ... This followed four months of rising prices, and so the inflation rate for the first five months of the year (January to May ...
Global Consumer Batteries Industry
Yahoo Finance - 6/23/2016 9:34:19 PM
INDUSTRY OVERVIEW..... II-1 Consumer ... GDP Growth Rates in Select World Economies (2014-2017) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-4 Table 2: World GDP (2014): Percentage Share Breakdown of Nominal GDP Value by Country (includes corresponding ...
RBI Governor Raghuram Rajan Hopes His Successor Will Keep Fighting Inflation
HQ Comox Valley - 6/24/2016 8:18:34 AM
He termed the government's decision to put in place a consumer price index ... speculation around the country's financial future but the impact of the exit is may be over-stated, according to leading managers. "The fact that inflation is fairly close ...
RBA’s Confidence in Slaying Disinflation Doubted by Bond Market
Bloomberg - 6/22/2016 11:58:40 PM
Australian fixed-income investors are showing skepticism that the inflation rate will rise back to the central bank ... that shift has done little to budge expectations for Aussie consumer prices. Global disinflationary pressures are weighing on the ...
Rising food, fuel prices seen pushing up India inflation in May
m.moneycontrol.com - 6/13/2016 10:26:08 AM
Annual consumer prices, which the central bank closely tracks to set its interest rate policy ... release on Monday at 1200 GMT. Retail inflation has more than halved since November 2013, thanks to a crash in global commodity prices as well as subdued ...
Veggie prices push inflation to 0.79%
The Tribune India - 6/15/2016 1:05:25 AM
Tomato prices in most retail markets across the country havedoubled to up to ... cent rise in wholesale prices comes on top of consumer prices (retail inflation) surging 5.76 per cent in May, the fastest rate in 21 months. The WPI inflation print in ...
Inflation in May expected to be higher at 5.52% on higher food prices
m.firstpost.com - 6/13/2016 12:34:59 PM
India's consumer ... rate policy, likely rose by 5.52 percent in May, according to a Reuters poll of economists, compared with a rise of 5.39 percent in April. Retail inflation has more than halved since November 2013, thanks to a crash in global commodity ...
10 countries with highest inflation rate
Rediff India Abroad - 4/5/2011 10:48:29 AM
The entire world - from a rich nation like the United States to one of the poorest countries ... consumer price index saw an increase of 15.46 percent in December from a year earlier. Although government has been trying to bring down the inflation rate ...
Consumer Price Index and the Inflation Rate
The Motley Fool - 3/1/2014 3:43:32 PM
While it may not be the best measure of the inflation rate, the consumer price index is tied to ... in other parts of the world it is a major issue. Venezuela is a prime example: The value of the country's currency is spiraling downward.
China transition a boon for global growth
ECNS - 6/24/2016 9:22:59 AM
More and more countries are discovering an ever-expanding market for their exports as China's increasingly prosperous 1.4 billion people start to consume more. With China evolving from merely the ... at a stable rate, with mild consumer inflation and ...