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
Nigeria’s inflation rate hits 18.55 percent
venturesafrica.com - 1/15/2017 11:56:33 PM
The present fall in global oil prices since 2014 as resulted in the rising inflation as the country ... the Consumer Price Index hit 18.55 percent for December which was triggered by the festivities and naira depreciation. The average exchange rate in ...
UK inflation soars to its highest level in 2 ½ years
FOX News - 1/17/2017 11:01:05 AM
The Office for National Statistics said Tuesday that the annual inflation rate in consumer prices hit 1.6 percent in December, from 1.2 percent in November, largely due to rising air fares and food prices. That puts inflation at the highest level since ...
Rising inflation hurts outlook for UK households: survey
Reuters - 1/18/2017 4:33:21 AM
Britain had one of the world's fastest-growing advanced economies last year but the Bank of England has forecast growth will slow in 2017 as the slump in sterling pushes inflation rises above its 2 percent target. Consumer prices rose in December at the ...
UK inflation rises faster than expected to hit highest rate in more than two years
CITY A.M. - 1/17/2017 9:28:02 AM
Fuel for transport, which is mainly imported, has come under twin pressure from a weaker pound and higher oil prices after a production cut in November. In November annual consumer price inflation of 1.2 per cent was the highest rate in two years.
UK inflation rate climbs amid Brexit concerns
worldbulletin.net - 1/17/2017 11:01:05 AM
The inflation rate in the U.K. has jumped to 1.6 percent in December 2016, the highest since July 2014, the national statistics office said Tuesday. The Consumer Price Index (CPI ... to deliver a speech detailing the country's Brexit strategy on Tuesday.
Inflation at 45-year low
m.jamaicaobserver.com - 1/18/2017 5:16:18 AM
THE Statistical Institute of Jamaica (STATIN) has reported that Jamaica’s inflation rate remains at a record low level, and was 1.7 per cent at the end of December. It’s the lowest inflation rate the country ... Divisions Consumer Price Index (CPI ...
Annual inflation rate up
chronicle.co.zw - 1/17/2017 10:13:58 PM
THE country’s annual rate of inflation ... “The year-on-year inflation rate for the month of December 2016 as measured by the all items Consumer Price Index (CPI) stood at -0.93 percent, gaining 0.16 percentage points on the November 2016 rate of ...
Uk Interest Rate To Rise? British Pound Surges Vs Euro, US Dollar After Highest UK CPI Since July 2014
Exchange Rates - 1/17/2017 4:51:51 PM
The market spent Monday preparing for today’s speech from Theresa May, as the Pound continued to struggle, equities sold off and gold prices rallied. The U.S President-elect Donald Trump suggested that other countries ... inflation to consumer sentiment ...
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
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 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.
Mark Carney plans to do nothing about rising UK inflation
notayesmanseconomics.wordpress.com - 1/17/2017 11:11:14 PM
Today is inflation day in the UK where we receive the full raft of data from producer to consumer inflation topped off with the official house price index. We already know that December saw gains elsewhere in the world such ... his Bank Rate cut and ...
Inflation Gets Real (Not Just Nominal) in Argentina
wolfstreet.com - 1/18/2017 12:37:08 AM
And while inflation may have slowed in ... In 2014 at the Blue Dollar rate, you could buy a Big Mac for the equivalent of US $1.61. At the time, I keenly observed that the clever consumer could invite that special someone in his or her life to the ...
Apple to raise UK app prices to counter weak pound
The Jakarta Post - 1/18/2017 4:40:31 AM
Bank of England Governor Mark Carney warned on Monday that inflation could hurt consumer spending in the country ... days. "Price tiers on the App Store are set internationally on the basis of several factors, including currency exchange rates, business ...
Mark Carney warns of consumer slowdown this year
BBC - 1/16/2017 6:40:24 PM
Gerard Lyons, a UK economist who backed Brexit, said Mr Carney "did rightly highlight the extent to which growth has become more consumer led". The UK had one of the ... price inflation", Mr Carney said. As a result, the next interest rate move could ...