Cameroon Inflation Rate 1969-2021

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.
  • Cameroon inflation rate for 2020 was 2.44%, a 0.02% decline from 2019.
  • 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 0.22% decline 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%
Cameroon Inflation Rate - Historical Data
Year Inflation Rate (%) Annual Change
2020 2.44% -0.02%
2019 2.45% 1.38%
2018 1.07% 0.43%
2017 0.64% -0.22%
2016 0.86% -1.82%
2015 2.69% 0.85%
2014 1.83% -0.23%
2013 2.06% -0.68%
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%