Brazil Inflation Rate 1981-2020

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.
  • Brazil inflation rate for 2019 was 3.73%, a 0.07% increase from 2018.
  • Brazil inflation rate for 2018 was 3.66%, a 0.22% increase from 2017.
  • Brazil inflation rate for 2017 was 3.45%, a 5.29% decline from 2016.
  • Brazil inflation rate for 2016 was 8.74%, a 0.29% decline from 2015.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name Inflation Rate (%)
Iran 39.91%
Turkey 15.18%
Belarus 5.60%
Kazakhstan 5.25%
Russia 4.47%
South Africa 4.12%
Jamaica 3.91%
Romania 3.83%
Brazil 3.73%
Namibia 3.73%
Guatemala 3.70%
Mexico 3.64%
Colombia 3.53%
Bulgaria 3.10%
Lebanon 3.01%
China 2.90%
Botswana 2.77%
Paraguay 2.76%
Azerbaijan 2.61%
Gabon 2.46%
Peru 2.14%
Costa Rica 2.10%
Guyana 2.09%
Algeria 1.95%
Serbia 1.85%
Dominican Republic 1.81%
Fiji 1.77%
Armenia 1.44%
Albania 1.41%
Equatorial Guinea 1.24%
Samoa 0.98%
North Macedonia 0.77%
Jordan 0.76%
Thailand 0.71%
Malaysia 0.66%
Bosnia 0.56%
Mauritius 0.41%
Ecuador 0.27%
Maldives 0.22%
Brazil Inflation Rate - Historical Data
Year Inflation Rate (%) Annual Change
2019 3.73% 0.07%
2018 3.66% 0.22%
2017 3.45% -5.29%
2016 8.74% -0.29%
2015 9.03% 2.70%
2014 6.33% 0.12%
2013 6.20% 0.80%
2012 5.40% -1.23%
2011 6.64% 1.60%
2010 5.04% 0.15%
2009 4.89% -0.79%
2008 5.68% 2.04%
2007 3.64% -0.54%
2006 4.18% -2.69%
2005 6.87% 0.27%
2004 6.60% -8.12%
2003 14.71% 6.26%
2002 8.45% 1.61%
2001 6.84% -0.20%
2000 7.04% 2.19%
1999 4.86% 1.66%
1998 3.20% -3.73%
1997 6.93% -8.83%
1996 15.76% -50.25%
1995 66.01% -2009.88%
1994 2,075.89% 148.51%
1993 1,927.38% 975.42%
1992 951.96% 519.18%
1991 432.79% -2514.95%
1990 2,947.73% 1517.01%
1989 1,430.72% 801.61%
1988 629.11% 400.78%
1987 228.34% 81.19%
1986 147.14% -78.85%
1985 225.99% 33.87%
1984 192.12% 57.09%
1983 135.03% 34.48%
1982 100.54% -1.18%
1981 101.73% -1.18%