Bahamas Inflation Rate 1967-2024

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 2022 was 5.61%, a 2.7% increase from 2021.
  • Bahamas inflation rate for 2021 was 2.90%, a 2.87% increase from 2020.
  • Bahamas inflation rate for 2020 was 0.04%, a 2.45% decline from 2019.
  • Bahamas inflation rate for 2019 was 2.49%, a 0.23% increase from 2018.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name Inflation Rate (%)
Lithuania 19.71%
Estonia 19.40%
Latvia 17.31%
Czech Republic 15.10%
Hungary 14.61%
Poland 14.43%
Slovak Republic 12.77%
Palau 12.35%
Chile 11.64%
Croatia 10.78%
Netherlands 10.00%
Greece 9.65%
Belgium 9.60%
Uruguay 9.10%
Slovenia 8.83%
Austria 8.55%
Cyprus 8.40%
Spain 8.39%
Sweden 8.37%
Iceland 8.31%
Italy 8.20%
United States 8.00%
United Kingdom 7.92%
Portugal 7.83%
Ireland 7.81%
Denmark 7.70%
Antigua and Barbuda 7.53%
New Zealand 7.17%
Finland 7.12%
Germany 6.87%
Canada 6.80%
Australia 6.59%
Luxembourg 6.34%
Malta 6.15%
Singapore 6.12%
Norway 5.76%
Bahamas 5.61%
France 5.22%
South Korea 5.09%
Qatar 5.00%
UAE 4.83%
Israel 4.39%
Brunei 3.68%
Bahrain 3.63%
Panama 2.86%
Switzerland 2.84%
Oman 2.81%
St. Kitts and Nevis 2.67%
Japan 2.50%
Saudi Arabia 2.47%
Hong Kong 1.88%
Macao 1.05%
Bahamas Inflation Rate - Historical Data
Year Inflation Rate (%) Annual Change
2022 5.61% 2.70%
2021 2.90% 2.87%
2020 0.04% -2.45%
2019 2.49% 0.23%
2018 2.27% 0.75%
2017 1.52% 1.86%
2016 -0.35% -2.21%
2015 1.86% 0.35%
2014 1.51% 0.79%
2013 0.72% -1.25%
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%