Bhutan Inflation Rate 1981-2021

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.
  • Bhutan inflation rate for 2020 was 5.63%, a 2.9% increase from 2019.
  • Bhutan inflation rate for 2019 was 2.73%, a 0% increase from 2018.
  • Bhutan inflation rate for 2018 was 2.72%, a 2.23% decline from 2017.
  • Bhutan inflation rate for 2017 was 4.95%, a 1.73% increase from 2016.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name Inflation Rate (%)
Zambia 15.73%
Ghana 9.95%
Pakistan 9.74%
India 6.62%
Kyrgyz Republic 6.33%
Sri Lanka 6.15%
Bangladesh 5.69%
Tunisia 5.63%
Bhutan 5.63%
Kenya 5.40%
Georgia 5.20%
Lao PDR 5.13%
Egypt 5.04%
Lesotho 4.98%
Moldova 3.77%
Mongolia 3.69%
Nicaragua 3.68%
Honduras 3.47%
Vietnam 3.22%
Solomon Islands 2.96%
Ukraine 2.73%
Philippines 2.64%
Cameroon 2.44%
Mauritania 2.39%
Bolivia 0.94%
Morocco 0.71%
Cabo Verde 0.61%
Kosovo 0.20%
El Salvador -0.37%
West Bank and Gaza -0.74%
Bhutan Inflation Rate - Historical Data
Year Inflation Rate (%) Annual Change
2020 5.63% 2.90%
2019 2.73% 0.00%
2018 2.72% -2.23%
2017 4.95% 1.73%
2016 3.22% -1.32%
2015 4.54% -3.73%
2014 8.27% 1.27%
2013 7.01% -3.91%
2012 10.92% 2.07%
2011 8.85% 1.81%
2010 7.04% 2.68%
2009 4.36% -3.97%
2008 8.33% 3.17%
2007 5.16% 0.16%
2006 5.00% -0.31%
2005 5.31% 23.42%
2004 -18.11% -19.67%
2003 1.57% -0.92%
2002 2.48% -0.93%
2001 3.41% -0.60%
2000 4.01% -2.77%
1999 6.78% -3.80%
1998 10.58% 4.06%
1997 6.51% -2.28%
1996 8.79% -0.71%
1995 9.50% 2.50%
1994 6.99% -4.21%
1993 11.21% -4.77%
1992 15.98% 3.70%
1991 12.28% 2.28%
1990 10.00% 1.22%
1989 8.78% -1.31%
1988 10.08% 3.72%
1987 6.37% -3.58%
1986 9.95% 8.07%
1985 1.88% -5.16%
1984 7.03% -10.99%
1983 18.02% 8.12%
1982 9.90% -0.03%
1981 9.93% -0.03%