Barbados 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.
  • Barbados inflation rate for 2019 was 4.10%, a 0.43% increase from 2018.
  • Barbados inflation rate for 2018 was 3.67%, a 0.99% decline from 2017.
  • Barbados inflation rate for 2017 was 4.66%, a 3.38% increase from 2016.
  • Barbados inflation rate for 2016 was 1.28%, a 2.39% increase from 2015.
Data Source: World Bank

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Similar Country Ranking
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%
Barbados Inflation Rate - Historical Data
Year Inflation Rate (%) Annual Change
2019 4.10% 0.43%
2018 3.67% -0.99%
2017 4.66% 3.38%
2016 1.28% 2.39%
2015 -1.11% -2.88%
2014 1.77% -0.04%
2013 1.81% -2.72%
2012 4.53% -4.90%
2011 9.43% 3.61%
2010 5.82% 2.18%
2009 3.64% -4.46%
2008 8.11% 4.07%
2007 4.03% -3.27%
2006 7.31% 1.23%
2005 6.08% 4.69%
2004 1.39% -0.23%
2003 1.62% 1.49%
2002 0.13% -2.45%
2001 2.58% 0.14%
2000 2.44% 0.88%
1999 1.56% 2.83%
1998 -1.27% -8.98%
1997 7.71% 5.32%
1996 2.39% 0.51%
1995 1.88% 1.80%
1994 0.08% -1.04%
1993 1.11% -4.98%
1992 6.09% -0.16%
1991 6.26% 3.18%
1990 3.07% -3.12%
1989 6.19% 1.33%
1988 4.86% 1.55%
1987 3.31% 1.98%
1986 1.33% -2.59%
1985 3.92% -0.77%
1984 4.69% -0.54%
1983 5.23% -5.10%
1982 10.33% -4.24%
1981 14.57% 0.14%
1980 14.43% 1.26%
1979 13.17% 3.69%
1978 9.48% 1.13%
1977 8.35% 3.37%
1976 4.99% -15.31%
1975 20.29% -18.63%
1974 38.92% 22.07%
1973 16.86% 4.98%
1972 11.88% 4.41%
1971 7.47% 0.19%
1970 7.28% 1.45%
1969 5.84% -1.65%
1968 7.49% 3.85%
1967 3.63% 3.85%