United Arab Emirates - Inflation

Inflation, GDP deflator (annual %)

The value for Inflation, GDP deflator (annual %) in United Arab Emirates was -5.44 as of 2016. As the graph below shows, over the past 40 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 18.53 in 2008 and a minimum value of -15.18 in 2009.

Definition: Inflation as measured by the annual growth rate of the GDP implicit deflator shows the rate of price change in the economy as a whole. The GDP implicit deflator is the ratio of GDP in current local currency to GDP in constant local currency.

Source: World Bank national accounts data, and OECD National Accounts data files.

See also:

Year Value
1976 11.77
1977 5.26
1978 -3.66
1979 7.05
1980 9.52
1981 7.05
1982 1.31
1983 -3.62
1984 -6.10
1985 0.74
1986 -1.70
1987 3.69
1988 2.38
1989 1.75
1990 3.34
1991 0.81
1992 1.81
1993 1.28
1994 -0.26
1995 3.91
1996 5.77
1997 -0.95
1998 -4.25
1999 8.44
2000 11.46
2001 -2.35
2002 3.77
2003 4.07
2004 8.50
2005 16.53
2006 11.96
2007 12.53
2008 18.53
2009 -15.18
2010 12.49
2011 13.82
2012 1.63
2013 -1.54
2014 -0.01
2015 -14.50
2016 -5.44

Inflation, GDP deflator: linked series (annual %)

The latest value for Inflation, GDP deflator: linked series (annual %) in United Arab Emirates was -5.44 as of 2016. Over the past 26 years, the value for this indicator has fluctuated between 18.53 in 2008 and -15.18 in 2009.

Definition: Inflation as measured by the annual growth rate of the GDP implicit deflator shows the rate of price change in the economy as a whole. This series has been linked to produce a consistent time series to counteract breaks in series over time due to changes in base years, source data and methodologies. Thus, it may not be comparable with other national accounts series in the database for historical years.

Source: World Bank staff estimates based on World Bank national accounts data archives, OECD National Accounts, and the IMF WEO database.

See also:

Year Value
1990 3.34
1991 0.81
1992 1.81
1993 1.28
1994 -0.26
1995 3.91
1996 5.77
1997 -0.95
1998 -4.25
1999 8.44
2000 11.46
2001 -2.35
2002 3.77
2003 4.07
2004 8.50
2005 16.53
2006 11.96
2007 12.53
2008 18.53
2009 -15.18
2010 12.49
2011 13.82
2012 1.63
2013 -1.54
2014 -0.01
2015 -14.50
2016 -5.44

Classification

Topic: Financial Sector Indicators

Sub-Topic: Exchange rates & prices