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Country
Inflation rate (consumer prices) (%)
Afghanistan 16.3% (2005 est.)
Albania 2.4% (2005 est.)
Algeria 1.9% (2005 est.)
American Samoa NA%
Andorra 3.4% (2004)
Angola 23% (2005 est.)
Anguilla 2.3%
Antigua and Barbuda 0.4% (2000 est.)
Argentina 9.6% (2005 est.)
Armenia 0.6% (2005 est.)
Aruba 3.8% (2005 est.)
Australia 2.7% (2005 est.)
Austria 2.3% (2005 est.)
Azerbaijan 9.6% (2005 est.)
Bahamas, The 1.2% ( 2004)
Bahrain 2.7% (2005 est.)
Bangladesh 7% (2005 est.)
Barbados -0.5% (2003 est.)
Belarus 10.3% (2005 est.)
Belgium 2.8% (2005 est.)
Belize 3% (2005 est.)
Benin 3.5% (2005 est.)
Bermuda 2.8% (November 2005)
Bhutan 3% (2002 est.)
Bolivia 5.4% (2005 est.)
Bosnia and Herzegovina 4.4% (2005 est.)
Botswana 8.6% (2005 est.)
Brazil 6.9% (2005 est.)
British Virgin Islands 2.5% (2003)
Brunei 0.9% (2004)
Bulgaria 5% (2005 est.)
Burkina Faso 6.4% (2005 est.)
Burma 20.2% (2005 est.)
Burundi 16% (2005 est.)
Cambodia 5.8% (2005 est.)
Cameroon 2% (2005 est.)
Canada 2.2% (2005 est.)
Cape Verde 0.4% (2005 est.)
Cayman Islands 2.8% (2002)
Central African Republic 3.6% (2001 est.)
Chad 3% (2005 est.)
Chile 3.1% (2005 est.)
China 1.8% (2005 est.)
Colombia 5% (2005 est.)
Comoros 3% (2005 est.)
Congo, Democratic Republic of the 9% (2004 est.)
Congo, Republic of the 2.2% (2005 est.)
Cook Islands 3.2% (2000 est.)
Costa Rica 13.8% (2005 est.)
Cote d'Ivoire 3.9% (2005 est.)
Croatia 3.3% (2005 est.)
Cuba 7% (2005 est.)
Cyprus Republic of Cyprus: 2.6% (2005 est.); north Cyprus: 9.1% (2004 est.)
Czech Republic 1.9% (2005 est.)
Denmark 1.8% (2005 est.)
Djibouti 2% (2002 est.)
Dominica 1% (2001 est.)
Dominican Republic 4.2% (2005 est.)
East Timor 1.8% (2004)
Ecuador 2.1% (2005 est.)
Egypt 4.9% (2005 est.)
El Salvador 4.7% (2005 est.)
Equatorial Guinea 5% (2005 est.)
Eritrea 15% (2005 est.)
Estonia 4.1% (2005 est.)
Ethiopia 11.6% (2005 est.)
European Union 2.2% (2005 est.)
Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas) 3.6% (1998)
Faroe Islands 5.1% (1999)
Fiji 1.6% (2002 est.)
Finland 0.9% (2005 est.)
France 1.7% (2005 est.)
French Guiana 1% (2003)
French Polynesia 2.3% (2005 est.)
Gabon -0.1% (2005 est.)
Gambia, The 8.8% (2005 est.)
Gaza Strip 3% (includes West Bank) (2004)
Georgia 8.2% (2005 est.)
Germany 2% (2005 est.)
Ghana 15.1% (2005 est.)
Gibraltar 1.5% (1998)
Greece 3.5% (2005 est.)
Greenland 1.6% (1999 est.)
Grenada 2.8% (2001 est.)
Guadeloupe NA%
Guam 2.5% (2005 est.)
Guatemala 9.1% (2005 est.)
Guernsey 4.9% (2004 est.)
Guinea 25% (2005 est.)
Guinea-Bissau 4% (2002 est.)
Guyana 6.9% (2005 est.)
Haiti 15.7% (2005 est.)
Honduras 8.8% (2005 est.)
Hong Kong 0.9% (2005 est.)
Hungary 3.6% (2005 est.)
Iceland 4% (2005 est.)
India 4.2% (2005 est.)
Indonesia 10.5% (2005 est.)
Iran 13.5% (2005 est.)
Iraq 33% (2005 est.)
Ireland 2.4% (2005 est.)
Isle of Man 3.6% (March 2003 est.)
Israel 1.3% (2005 est.)
Italy 2% (2005 est.)
Jamaica 15.3% (2005 est.)
Japan -0.3% (2005 est.)
Jersey 5.3% (2004)
Jordan 4.5% (2005 est.)
Kazakhstan 7.6% (2005 est.)
Kenya 10.3% (2005 est.)
Kiribati 2.5% (2001 est.)
Korea, North NA%
Korea, South 2.8% (2005 est.)
Kuwait 4.1% (2005 est.)
Kyrgyzstan 5.2% (2005 est.)
Laos 7% (2005 est.)
Latvia 6.7% (2005 est.)
Lebanon 2.4% (2005 est.)
Lesotho 4.7% (2005 est.)
Liberia 15% (2003 est.)
Libya 3.4% (2005 est.)
Liechtenstein 1% (2001)
Lithuania 2.7% (2005 est.)
Luxembourg 2.5% (2005 est.)
Macau 3.8% (2nd quarter, 2005)
Macedonia 0% (2005 est.)
Madagascar 15% (2005 est.)
Malawi 15.4% (2005 est.)
Malaysia 3% (2005 est.)
Maldives 5.6% (2005 est.)
Mali 4.5% (2002 est.)
Malta 3% (2005 est.)
Marshall Islands 1.8% (2001 est.)
Martinique 3.9% (1990)
Mauritania 7% (2003 est.)
Mauritius 5% (2005 est.)
Mayotte NA%
Mexico 4% (2005 est.)
Micronesia, Federated States of 2% (2001 est.)
Moldova 11.9% (2005 est.)
Monaco 1.9% (2000)
Mongolia 9.5% (2005 est.)
Montenegro 3.4% (2004)
Montserrat 2.6% (2002 est.)
Morocco 1% (2005 est.)
Mozambique 6.5% (2005 est.)
Namibia 2.3% (2005 est.)
Nauru -3.6% (1993)
Nepal 7.8% (October 2005 est.)
Netherlands 1.7% (2005 est.)
Netherlands Antilles 2.1% (2003 est.)
New Caledonia -0.6% (2000 est.)
New Zealand 3% (2005 est.)
Nicaragua 9.6% (2005 est.)
Niger 0.2% (2004 est.)
Nigeria 13.5% (2005 est.)
Niue 1% (1995)
Northern Mariana Islands -0.8% (2000)
Norway 1.6% (2005 est.)
Oman 1.2% (2005 est.)
Pakistan 9.1% (2005 est.)
Palau 3.4% (2000 est.)
Panama 2.9% (2005 est.)
Papua New Guinea 1.7% (2005 est.)
Paraguay 6.8% (2005 est.)
Peru 1.6% (2005 est.)
Philippines 7.6% (2005 est.)
Poland 2.2% (2005 est.)
Portugal 2.3% (2005 est.)
Puerto Rico 6.5% (2003 est.)
Qatar 8.8% (2005 est.)
Reunion NA%
Romania 9% (2005 est.)
Russia 12.7% (2005 est.)
Rwanda 8% (2005 est.)
Saint Helena 3.2% (1997 est.)
Saint Kitts and Nevis 1.7% (2001 est.)
Saint Lucia 3% (2001 est.)
Saint Pierre and Miquelon 2.1% (1991-96 average)
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines -0.4% (2001 est.)
Samoa 4% (2001 est.)
San Marino 3.3% (2001)
Sao Tome and Principe 15.2% (2005 est.)
Saudi Arabia 0.4% (2005 est.)
Senegal 1.7% (2005 est.)
Serbia 15.5% (2005)
Seychelles 1.6% (2005 est.)
Sierra Leone 1% (2002 est.)
Singapore 0.4% (2005 est.)
Slovakia 2.7% (2005 est.)
Slovenia 2.5% (2005 est.)
Solomon Islands 10% (2003 est.)
Somalia NA%; note - businesses print their own money, so inflation rates cannot be easily determined
South Africa 4% (2005 est.)
Spain 3.4% (2005 est.)
Sri Lanka 11.6% (2005 est.)
Sudan 9% (2005 est.)
Suriname 9.5% (2005 est.)
Swaziland 4% (2005 est.)
Sweden 0.5% (2005 est.)
Switzerland 1.2% (2005 est.)
Syria 5% (2005 est.)
Taiwan 2.3% (2005 est.)
Tajikistan 7.1% (2005 est.)
Tanzania 4.3% (2005 est.)
Thailand 4.5% (2005 est.)
Togo 6% (2005 est.)
Tokelau NA%
Tonga 10.3% (2002 est.)
Trinidad and Tobago 6.9% (2005 est.)
Tunisia 2.1% (2005 est.)
Turkey 8.2% (2005 est.)
Turkmenistan 10.5% (2005 est.)
Turks and Caicos Islands 4% (1995)
Tuvalu 5% (2000 est.)
Uganda 8.1% (2005 est.)
Ukraine 13.5% (2005 est.)
United Arab Emirates 10.5% (2005 est.)
United Kingdom 2.1% (2005 est.)
United States 3.2% (2005 est.)
Uruguay 4.7% (2005 est.)
Uzbekistan 6.9% (2005 est.)
Vanuatu 3.1% (2003 est.)
Venezuela 16% (2005 est.)
Vietnam 8.3% (2005 est.)
Virgin Islands 2.2% (2003)
Wallis and Futuna NA%
West Bank 2.2% (includes Gaza Strip) (2001 est.)
Western Sahara NA%
World developed countries 1% to 4% typically; developing countries 5% to 20% typically; national inflation rates vary widely in individual cases, from declining prices in Japan to hyperinflation in one Third World countries (Zimbabwe); inflation rates have declined for most countries for the last several years, held in check by increasing international competition from several low wage countries (2005 est.)
Yemen 11.8% (2005 est.)
Zambia 18.3% (2005 est.)
Zimbabwe 266.8% official data; private sector estimates are much higher (2005 est.)

This page was last updated on 17 October, 2006


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