Cameroon Inflation Rate 1969-2020

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.
  • Cameroon inflation rate for 2019 was 2.45%, a 1.38% increase from 2018.
  • Cameroon inflation rate for 2018 was 1.07%, a 0.43% increase from 2017.
  • Cameroon inflation rate for 2017 was 0.64%, a 0.23% decline from 2016.
  • Cameroon inflation rate for 2016 was 0.87%, a 1.8% decline from 2015.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name Inflation Rate (%)
Sudan 50.99%
Angola 17.15%
Nigeria 11.40%
Pakistan 10.58%
Zambia 9.15%
Myanmar 8.83%
Ukraine 7.89%
India 7.66%
Mongolia 7.30%
Ghana 7.18%
Tunisia 6.72%
Bangladesh 5.59%
Nicaragua 5.38%
Lesotho 5.19%
Georgia 4.85%
Moldova 4.84%
Honduras 4.37%
Papua New Guinea 3.64%
Sri Lanka 3.53%
Lao PDR 3.32%
Djibouti 3.32%
Indonesia 3.03%
Vietnam 2.80%
Vanuatu 2.76%
Bhutan 2.73%
Kosovo 2.68%
Philippines 2.48%
Cameroon 2.45%
Mauritania 2.30%
Congo, Rep. 2.21%
Bolivia 1.84%
Solomon Islands 1.63%
West Bank and Gaza 1.58%
Kyrgyz Republic 1.13%
Cabo Verde 1.11%
Morocco 0.20%
El Salvador 0.08%
Cameroon Inflation Rate - Historical Data
Year Inflation Rate (%) Annual Change
2019 2.45% 1.38%
2018 1.07% 0.43%
2017 0.64% -0.23%
2016 0.87% -1.80%
2015 2.68% 0.82%
2014 1.85% -0.20%
2013 2.05% -0.69%
2012 2.74% -0.20%
2011 2.94% 1.66%
2010 1.28% -1.77%
2009 3.04% -2.29%
2008 5.34% 4.42%
2007 0.92% -4.20%
2006 5.12% 3.10%
2005 2.01% 1.78%
2004 0.23% -0.39%
2003 0.62% -2.21%
2002 2.83% -1.59%
2001 4.42% 3.19%
2000 1.23% -0.64%
1999 1.87% -1.30%
1998 3.17% -1.62%
1997 4.79% 0.86%
1996 3.92% -5.15%
1995 9.07% -26.02%
1994 35.09% 38.30%
1993 -3.21% -3.19%
1992 -0.02% -0.08%
1991 0.06% -1.04%
1990 1.10% 2.76%
1989 -1.67% -3.35%
1988 1.68% -11.46%
1987 13.14% 5.37%
1986 7.77% -0.74%
1985 8.51% -2.86%
1984 11.37% -5.26%
1983 16.63% 3.37%
1982 13.26% 2.53%
1981 10.73% 1.18%
1980 9.55% 2.97%
1979 6.58% -5.88%
1978 12.46% -2.24%
1977 14.70% 4.77%
1976 9.93% -3.62%
1975 13.55% -3.68%
1974 17.23% 6.85%
1973 10.38% 2.29%
1972 8.09% 4.08%
1971 4.01% -1.84%
1970 5.86% 6.96%
1969 -1.10% 6.96%