Bahamas Inflation Rate 1967-2020

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.
  • Bahamas inflation rate for 2019 was 2.49%, a 0.22% increase from 2018.
  • Bahamas inflation rate for 2018 was 2.27%, a 0.77% increase from 2017.
  • Bahamas inflation rate for 2017 was 1.50%, a 1.83% increase from 2016.
  • Bahamas inflation rate for 2016 was -0.33%, a 29.91% increase from 2015.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name Inflation Rate (%)
Argentina 53.55%
Uruguay 7.88%
Aruba 4.26%
Barbados 4.10%
Hungary 3.34%
Iceland 3.01%
Hong Kong 2.86%
Czech Republic 2.85%
Latvia 2.81%
Slovak Republic 2.66%
Netherlands 2.63%
Curacao 2.62%
Chile 2.56%
Bahamas 2.49%
Lithuania 2.33%
Estonia 2.28%
Poland 2.23%
Norway 2.17%
Canada 1.95%
United States 1.81%
Seychelles 1.81%
Sweden 1.78%
Luxembourg 1.74%
United Kingdom 1.74%
Malta 1.64%
Slovenia 1.63%
New Zealand 1.62%
Australia 1.61%
Austria 1.53%
Germany 1.45%
Belgium 1.44%
France 1.11%
Kuwait 1.09%
Finland 1.02%
Ireland 0.94%
Israel 0.84%
Croatia 0.77%
Denmark 0.76%
Spain 0.70%
Italy 0.61%
Singapore 0.57%
Japan 0.48%
South Korea 0.38%
Switzerland 0.36%
Portugal 0.34%
Greece 0.25%
Cyprus 0.25%
Oman 0.13%
Panama -0.36%
Brunei -0.39%
Qatar -0.67%
UAE -1.93%
Saudi Arabia -2.09%
Bahamas Inflation Rate - Historical Data
Year Inflation Rate (%) Annual Change
2019 2.49% 0.22%
2018 2.27% 0.77%
2017 1.50% 1.83%
2016 -0.33% 29.91%
2015 -30.24% -78.02%
2014 47.78% 46.74%
2013 1.03% -0.94%
2012 1.97% -1.23%
2011 3.20% 1.85%
2010 1.34% -0.72%
2009 2.06% -2.43%
2008 4.49% 2.00%
2007 2.49% 0.10%
2006 2.39% 0.80%
2005 1.59% 0.61%
2004 0.98% -2.04%
2003 3.03% 0.85%
2002 2.17% 0.13%
2001 2.05% 0.44%
2000 1.61% 0.35%
1999 1.25% -0.08%
1998 1.34% 0.79%
1997 0.54% -0.83%
1996 1.38% -0.69%
1995 2.07% 0.67%
1994 1.40% -1.32%
1993 2.72% -3.02%
1992 5.74% -1.38%
1991 7.11% 2.45%
1990 4.67% -0.72%
1989 5.39% 0.99%
1988 4.40% -1.35%
1987 5.76% 0.32%
1986 5.43% 0.83%
1985 4.61% 0.64%
1984 3.97% -0.03%
1983 4.00% -2.01%
1982 6.01% -5.10%
1981 11.11% -0.98%
1980 12.10% 3.01%
1979 9.09% 2.98%
1978 6.11% 2.92%
1977 3.19% -1.07%
1976 4.26% -6.10%
1975 10.36% -2.71%
1974 13.07% 7.59%
1973 5.48% -1.35%
1972 6.83% 2.22%
1971 4.62% -1.54%
1970 6.15% -2.78%
1969 8.94% 4.39%
1968 4.54% -0.90%
1967 5.44% -0.90%