Germany Inflation Rate 1960-2020

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.
  • Germany inflation rate for 2019 was 1.45%, a 0.29% decline from 2018.
  • Germany inflation rate for 2018 was 1.73%, a 0.22% increase from 2017.
  • Germany inflation rate for 2017 was 1.51%, a 1.02% increase from 2016.
  • Germany inflation rate for 2016 was 0.49%, a 0.02% decline from 2015.
Data Source: World Bank

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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%
Germany Inflation Rate - Historical Data
Year Inflation Rate (%) Annual Change
2019 1.45% -0.29%
2018 1.73% 0.22%
2017 1.51% 1.02%
2016 0.49% -0.02%
2015 0.51% -0.39%
2014 0.91% -0.60%
2013 1.50% -0.50%
2012 2.01% -0.07%
2011 2.08% 0.97%
2010 1.10% 0.79%
2009 0.31% -2.32%
2008 2.63% 0.33%
2007 2.30% 0.72%
2006 1.58% 0.03%
2005 1.55% -0.12%
2004 1.67% 0.63%
2003 1.03% -0.39%
2002 1.42% -0.56%
2001 1.98% 0.54%
2000 1.44% 0.85%
1999 0.59% -0.33%
1998 0.91% -1.03%
1997 1.94% 0.49%
1996 1.45% -0.26%
1995 1.71% -0.99%
1994 2.69% -1.78%
1993 4.47% -0.58%
1992 5.06% 1.01%
1991 4.05% 1.35%
1990 2.70% -0.08%
1989 2.78% 1.51%
1988 1.27% 1.02%
1987 0.25% 0.38%
1986 -0.13% -2.20%
1985 2.07% -0.34%
1984 2.41% -0.89%
1983 3.29% -1.95%
1982 5.24% -1.10%
1981 6.34% 0.90%
1980 5.44% 1.40%
1979 4.04% 1.32%
1978 2.72% -1.02%
1977 3.73% -0.51%
1976 4.25% -1.66%
1975 5.91% -1.08%
1974 6.99% -0.05%
1973 7.03% 1.55%
1972 5.48% 0.24%
1971 5.24% 1.79%
1970 3.45% 1.54%
1969 1.91% 0.44%
1968 1.47% -0.33%
1967 1.80% -1.74%
1966 3.53% 0.29%
1965 3.24% 0.91%
1964 2.34% -0.63%
1963 2.97% 0.12%
1962 2.84% 0.55%
1961 2.29% 0.76%
1960 1.54% 0.76%