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
German inflation further picks up in October, state data suggest
Reuters - 10/28/2016 6:53:33 AM
which are not harmonized to compare with other euro zone countries, will feed into nationwide inflation data due out at 1200 GMT. Capital Economics analyst Jennifer McKeown said the state data suggested that German EU-harmonized consumer prices overall ...
Relief for consumers as food prices ease, finally
Economic Times - 10/28/2016 11:32:44 AM
MUMBAI|KOLKATA|PUNE| NEW DELHI: Food prices, a key component of the consumer price index, are expected to remain moderate in coming months and help keep retail inflation in the country below 5%, giving the Reserve Bank room for further rate cut ...
German inflation hits two-year high in October
dw.com - 10/28/2016 1:34:25 PM
Compared with the same month a year ago, German consumer prices rose by 0.8 percent in October, according to preliminary figures released by the country's statistics ... Central Bank which considers an inflation rate of close to two percent as healthy ...
Japanese equities hold fort amid sliding Asian stocks, weak inflation data
mobile.bignewsnetwork.com - 10/28/2016 1:55:54 PM
TOKYO, Japan - Japan’s Nikkei stood tall riding on gains in global bond yields ... said its preferred inflation gauge rose 0.2 percent from a year ago in September. BOJ uses government data to come up with its own consumer price numbers.
Top 10 Countries by Inflation Rate Consumer Prices
Jagran Josh - 9/22/2011 1:03:19 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
Inflation To Ease To 4.5-4.75% By March, 25-50 Basis Point Rate Cut Likely: Morgan Stanley
NDTV - 10/28/2016 1:34:25 PM
According to the global financial services ... "With our forecast of CPI (Consumer Price Index) inflation at 4.5-4.75 per cent for quarter ended March 2017 (lower than RBI's expectation of 5 per cent) and RBI's lower real rate target of 1.25 per cent ...
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Consumer Price Index and the Inflation Rate
The Motley Fool - 3/1/2014 11:54:28 AM
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.
Consumer Inflation Views in Three Countries
frbsf.org - 11/25/2013 4:47:17 PM
But U.S., British, and Japanese consumers expect inflation to be higher. Data suggest that consumers in these countries ... the level of oil prices, not the rate of change as economic theory would suggest. These two characteristics of consumer inflation ...
Consumer price inflation in the eurozone climbed to its highest level since late 2014 in September
worldpoliticsjournal.com - 10/2/2016 5:04:13 PM
Consumer prices in the eurozone were 0.4 per cent higher in September than a year earlier, according to figures from Eurostat, the EU’s statistics agency, which were released on September 30th. That was a pickup in the annual rate of inflation from 0.2 ...
Japan’s Consumer Prices Keep Falling, Household Spending Slips
Yahoo Finance - 10/28/2016 12:19:51 AM
Japan’s consumer prices fell for a seventh ... Kuroda face in trying to revive the world’s third-largest economy. The jobless rate was at the lowest since 1995. BOJ’s policy board may revise its inflation outlook and projected time frame for hitting ...
Global Shares Trend Lower, Dollar Gains Ahead of US GDP Data
ABC News - 10/28/2016 5:13:20 AM
Global shares were mostly lower ... JAPAN DATA: Japan reported weaker inflation in September, though consumer spending showed signs of recovery. Core-core inflation excluding volatile food and energy prices fell to a three-year low of 0.2 percent.
Bond World Bloodied by Biggest Losses Since 2013 in Global Rout
Bloomberg - 10/28/2016 5:44:57 PM
Next week brings interest-rate decisions from the Bank of Japan ... conviction on the plan’s longevity has waned amid signs that global inflation is accelerating. A report Friday showed consumer prices in Germany rose this month at the fastest annual ...
Consumer price inflation turns upwards in August
eiu.com - 9/3/2015 11:55:24 PM
The consumer ... prices of imported goods—and high food prices linked to a poor harvest. Despite further bouts of lira weakness, the annual inflation rate subsequently settled back to undulate at 7‑8%, assisted by the positive impact of lower global ...
German inflation hits two-year high in October, good news for ECB
Reuters - 10/28/2016 7:43:40 AM
German consumer prices, harmonised to compare with other European countries, rose by 0.7 percent on the year after an increase of 0.5 percent in September, the Federal Statistics Office said. That was the highest inflation rate since October 2014 and ...