Bulgaria Inflation Rate 1986-2021

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.
  • Bulgaria inflation rate for 2020 was 1.67%, a 1.43% decline from 2019.
  • Bulgaria inflation rate for 2019 was 3.10%, a 0.29% increase from 2018.
  • Bulgaria inflation rate for 2018 was 2.81%, a 0.75% increase from 2017.
  • Bulgaria inflation rate for 2017 was 2.06%, a 2.86% increase from 2016.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name Inflation Rate (%)
Lebanon 84.86%
Turkey 12.28%
Kazakhstan 6.75%
Belarus 5.55%
Jamaica 5.23%
Equatorial Guinea 4.77%
Dominican Republic 3.78%
Mexico 3.40%
Russia 3.38%
South Africa 3.22%
Guatemala 3.21%
Brazil 3.21%
Azerbaijan 2.76%
Romania 2.63%
Mauritius 2.58%
Colombia 2.52%
China 2.42%
Algeria 2.42%
Namibia 2.21%
Botswana 1.89%
Peru 1.83%
Paraguay 1.77%
Bulgaria 1.67%
Albania 1.62%
Serbia 1.58%
Gabon 1.37%
Armenia 1.21%
North Macedonia 1.20%
Costa Rica 0.72%
Jordan 0.33%
Montenegro -0.26%
Ecuador -0.34%
Thailand -0.85%
Bosnia -1.05%
Malaysia -1.14%
Maldives -1.37%
Samoa -1.57%
Bulgaria Inflation Rate - Historical Data
Year Inflation Rate (%) Annual Change
2020 1.67% -1.43%
2019 3.10% 0.29%
2018 2.81% 0.75%
2017 2.06% 2.86%
2016 -0.80% -0.69%
2015 -0.10% 1.31%
2014 -1.42% -2.31%
2013 0.89% -2.06%
2012 2.95% -1.27%
2011 4.22% 1.78%
2010 2.44% -0.31%
2009 2.75% -9.60%
2008 12.35% 3.95%
2007 8.40% 1.14%
2006 7.26% 2.22%
2005 5.04% -1.11%
2004 6.15% 3.80%
2003 2.35% -3.46%
2002 5.81% -1.55%
2001 7.36% -2.96%
2000 10.32% 7.74%
1999 2.57% -16.10%
1998 18.67% -1039.70%
1997 1,058.37% 936.77%
1996 121.61% 59.55%
1995 62.05% -34.00%
1994 96.06% 23.18%
1993 72.88% -18.42%
1992 91.30% -247.15%
1991 338.45% 314.65%
1990 23.80% 17.41%
1989 6.39% 4.02%
1988 2.37% -0.36%
1987 2.73% 0.03%
1986 2.70% 0.03%