Country Comparison > Inflation rate (consumer prices)

RankCountryInflation rate (consumer prices) (%)
1Syria59.1
2Venezuela56.2
3Iran42.3
4Malawi26.9
5Sudan25
6Argentina20.8
7Belarus19
8Eritrea13
9Marshall Islands12.9
10Guinea11.9
11Yemen11.8
12Sierra Leone11.1
13Ghana11
14Bhutan11
15Uzbekistan10.1
16India9.6
17Nepal9.5
18Jamaica9.4
19Burundi9.3
20Egypt9
21Turkmenistan9
22Angola8.9
23Madagascar8.8
24Nigeria8.7
25Sao Tome and Principe8.7
26Zimbabwe8.5
27Ethiopia8.4
28Uruguay8.3
29Mongolia8.2
30Tanzania7.8
31Pakistan7.7
32Indonesia7.7
33Bangladesh7.6
34Turkey7.6
35Zambia7.1
36Congo, Democratic Republic of the7.1
37Central African Republic7
38Afghanistan6.8
39Kyrgyzstan6.8
40Vietnam6.8
41Russia6.8
42Laos6.5
43Bolivia6.5
44Haiti6.3
45Brazil6.2
46Armenia6.2
47Uganda6.2
48Tunisia6.1
49Swaziland6.1
50Botswana6.1
51Cuba6
52Equatorial Guinea6
53Gambia, The6
54Jordan5.9
55Rwanda5.9
56South Africa5.8
57Kenya5.8
58Kazakhstan5.8
59Burma5.7
60Nicaragua5.7
61Costa Rica5.6
62Macau5.5
63Namibia5.5
64Trinidad and Tobago5.4
65Saint Lucia5.3
66Liberia5.2
67Honduras5.2
68Maldives5.1
69Lebanon5
70Lesotho5
71Isle of Man5
72Dominican Republic5
73Sri Lanka4.7
74Moldova4.6
75Mauritania4.6
76Montserrat4.5
77Chad4.5
78Saint Pierre and Miquelon4.5
79East Timor4.5
80Mozambique4.4
81Guatemala4.4
82Hong Kong4.4
83Seychelles4.3
84Suriname4.2
85Panama4.1
86Sint Maarten4
87Saint Helena4
88Niue4
89Mexico4
90Montenegro4
91Guam4
92Guyana3.9
93Iceland3.9
94Algeria3.9
95Papua New Guinea3.8
96Tuvalu3.8
97Tajikistan3.7
98Saudi Arabia3.7
99Jersey3.7
100Mauritius3.5
101Guernsey3.4
102Micronesia, Federated States of3.4
103Estonia3.4
104Cambodia3.2
105Curacao3.2
106Libya3.2
107Romania3.2
108Qatar3.1
109Anguilla3.1
110Bahrain3.1
111Antigua and Barbuda3
112Fiji3
113Cote d'Ivoire2.9
114Peru2.9
115San Marino2.8
116Philippines2.8
117Saint Vincent and the Grenadines2.8
118Wallis and Futuna2.8
119Kuwait2.8
120Greenland2.8
121Gibraltar2.8
122Macedonia2.8
123Samoa2.7
124Palau2.7
125China2.6
126Cameroon2.6
127Ecuador2.6
128Solomon Islands2.6
129Djibouti2.5
130Comoros2.5
131Morocco2.5
132Netherlands2.5
133Turks and Caicos Islands2.5
134Singapore2.4
135Grenada2.4
136Benin2.4
137Azerbaijan2.4
138Australia2.4
139Faroe Islands2.3
140Paraguay2.3
141Serbia2.2
142Saint Kitts and Nevis2.2
143Thailand2.2
144Togo2.2
145Virgin Islands2.2
146Finland2.2
147Colombia2.2
148Cook Islands2.2
149Croatia2.2
150Malaysia2.2
151Austria2.1
152Barbados2.1
153Burkina Faso2.1
154United Kingdom2
155Tonga2
156Iraq2
157Hungary1.9
158Norway1.9
159Niger1.9
160Vanuatu1.9
161Cape Verde1.9
162Guinea-Bissau1.9
163Spain1.8
164Slovenia1.8
165Dominica1.8
166Cayman Islands1.8
167Bermuda1.8
168Luxembourg1.8
169Kosovo1.8
170Israel1.7
171Gaza Strip1.7
172Slovakia1.7
173New Caledonia1.7
174Albania1.7
175Congo, Republic of the1.7
176Chile1.7
177South Sudan1.7
178West Bank1.7
179British Virgin Islands1.6
180Oman1.6
181Germany1.6
182Monaco1.5
183Bulgaria1.5
184United States1.5
185Czech Republic1.4
186Belize1.3
187Belgium1.3
188United Arab Emirates1.3
189New Zealand1.3
190Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas)1.2
191Lithuania1.2
192Gabon1.2
193Italy1.2
194Korea, South1.1
195French Polynesia1.1
196Andorra1.1
197Taiwan1.1
198Poland1
199Bahamas, The1
200Brunei1
201Canada1
202Malta1
203France0.9
204El Salvador0.9
205Puerto Rico0.9
206Senegal0.8
207Denmark0.8
208Ukraine0.7
209Ireland0.6
210Portugal0.4
211Bosnia and Herzegovina0.2
212Latvia0.2
213Kiribati0.2
214Japan0.2
215Mali0.1
216Sweden0
217Switzerland-0.4
218Georgia-0.5
219Liechtenstein-0.7
220Greece-0.8
221Aruba-2
222Northern Mariana Islands-2.7

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, 2014

See also: Inflation rate (consumer prices) map

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