Burundi Inflation Rate 1966-2020

Inflation as measured by the consumer price index reflects the annual percentage change in the cost to the average consumer of acquiring a basket of goods and services that may be fixed or changed at specified intervals, such as yearly. The Laspeyres formula is generally used.
  • Burundi inflation rate for 2019 was -0.69%, a 2.13% increase from 2018.
  • Burundi inflation rate for 2018 was -2.81%, a 18.87% decline from 2017.
  • Burundi inflation rate for 2017 was 16.05%, a 10.49% increase from 2016.
  • Burundi inflation rate for 2016 was 5.56%, a 0.01% increase from 2015.
Data Source: World Bank

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Similar Country Ranking
Country Name Inflation Rate (%)
Ethiopia 15.81%
Sierra Leone 14.80%
Guinea 9.47%
Malawi 9.37%
Gambia 7.12%
Madagascar 5.63%
Nepal 5.57%
Tanzania 3.46%
Rwanda 3.35%
Uganda 2.87%
Mozambique 2.78%
Afghanistan 2.30%
Senegal 1.76%
Togo 0.67%
Burundi -0.69%
Benin -0.92%
Chad -0.97%
Mali -1.66%
Niger -2.49%
Burkina Faso -3.23%
Burundi Inflation Rate - Historical Data
Year Inflation Rate (%) Annual Change
2019 -0.69% 2.13%
2018 -2.81% -18.87%
2017 16.05% 10.49%
2016 5.56% 0.01%
2015 5.54% 1.14%
2014 4.41% -3.53%
2013 7.94% -10.22%
2012 18.16% 8.57%
2011 9.59% 3.10%
2010 6.49% -4.06%
2009 10.56% -13.85%
2008 24.41% 15.99%
2007 8.41% 5.67%
2006 2.75% -10.51%
2005 13.25% 5.08%
2004 8.18% -2.47%
2003 10.65% 12.01%
2002 -1.37% -10.66%
2001 9.30% -15.14%
2000 24.43% 21.05%
1999 3.39% -9.12%
1998 12.50% -18.61%
1997 31.11% 4.67%
1996 26.44% 7.17%
1995 19.26% 4.41%
1994 14.85% 5.17%
1993 9.68% 7.86%
1992 1.82% -7.17%
1991 9.00% 1.99%
1990 7.00% -4.66%
1989 11.66% 7.17%
1988 4.49% -2.63%
1987 7.11% 5.44%
1986 1.68% -2.13%
1985 3.80% -10.51%
1984 14.32% 6.17%
1983 8.15% 2.28%
1982 5.87% -6.30%
1981 12.17% 9.67%
1980 2.50% -34.04%
1979 36.54% 12.65%
1978 23.90% 17.06%
1977 6.83% -0.02%
1976 6.86% -8.85%
1975 15.71% -0.01%
1974 15.72% 9.72%
1973 6.01% 2.18%
1972 3.83% -0.02%
1971 3.85% 4.05%
1970 -0.20% -4.22%
1969 4.02% -2.03%
1968 6.06% 7.15%
1967 -1.09% -5.53%
1966 4.44% -5.53%