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
November Consumer Price Index: Inflation rate falls to 3.8% from previous month’s 4.2%
The Express Tribune - 12/1/2016 10:26:45 PM
ISLAMABAD: The annual inflation rate fell to 3.8% in November following seasonal reduction in prices of perishable food items, data of the Pakistan Bureau of Statistics (PBS) revealed on Thursday. The inflation rate, measured by the Consumer Price Index ...
Eurozone Inflation Rate Highest Since April 2014
NASDAQ - 11/30/2016 5:24:19 AM
The European Union's statistics agency Wednesday said consumer prices in the ... due to a stabilization in energy prices that are set in world markets, and only distantly affected by ECB policy. The core rate of inflation—which excludes prices of energy ...
German inflation rate unchanged before crucial ECB meeting
Reuters - 11/29/2016 9:00:15 AM
German consumer prices, harmonized to compare with other European countries (HICP), rose by 0.7 percent on the year, preliminary data from the Federal Statistics Office showed. That was unchanged from October's inflation rate, which marked a two-year high ...
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
Eurozone inflation rises before ECB decision on QE
Times of Malta - 12/3/2016 11:57:27 PM
Inflation in the eurozone accelerated in November, continuing its slow increase prior a decisive European Central Bank (ECB) meeting next week. Consumer prices ... quarterly growth rate in two years. In a separate report, US home prices rose by 5.5 ...
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 ...
Eurozone Inflation Hits 31-Month High in November
Naharnet - 11/30/2016 10:32:07 AM
The Eurostat statistics agency on Wednesday said consumer prices in the 19-country currency ... "The muted November core inflation data highlight that the ECB cannot relax on the inflation front yet, even if the headline rate looks primed to rise ...
How to prepare your portfolio for inflation
CITY A.M. - 12/2/2016 6:26:22 AM
Inflation is a measure of how fast the prices of goods and services are rising. It is calculated using different methodologies in different countries. Mostly, the measurement is known as the consumer price ... The higher the rate, the greater the erosion ...
How Do Oil Prices Affect The US Economy? OPEC Cuts Production By 1.2 Million Barrels Per Day At Vienna Meeting
International Business Times - 11/30/2016 12:55:17 PM
Crude oil futures spiked more than 8 percent after delegates from the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries ... the price of fuel in the U.S. Because so many sectors of the U.S. economy were reliant on foreign gasoline, the inflation rate ...
German inflation unchanged in November
customstoday.com.pk - 11/30/2016 1:16:45 PM
German consumer prices, harmonised to compare with other European countries (HICP), rose by 0.7% on the year, preliminary data from the Federal Statistics Office showed. That was unchanged from October’s inflation rate, which marked a two-year high ...
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 ...
Gas prices spur consumer inflation
usatoday30.usatoday.com - 12/15/2007 3:02:59 AM
WASHINGTON — Led by higher gasoline prices, consumer inflation ... rate cuts, which sent the Dow Jones industrial average plunging by 294 points. However, investors were encouraged when the Fed on Wednesday joined with other central banks around the ...
ANALYSIS; New inflation regime: Core consumer price index at new low
The Jakarta Post - 11/4/2016 7:21:03 AM
In our view, the recent price drops in the eastern parts of Indonesia suggest emerging structural improvement in the country’s distribution and ... even though prices are increasing, the average rate of inflation is still below the long-run average ...
Eurozone inflation running at highest since April 2014
FOX News - 11/30/2016 11:29:23 AM
BRUSSELS – Official figures show that inflation across the 19-country eurozone is running at its highest rate in two and a half years as the impact of low oil prices fades. Eurostat, the EU's statistics agency, says Wednesday that consumer prices rose by ...