East Asia & Pacific Inflation Rate 1987-2022

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.
  • East Asia & Pacific inflation rate for 2021 was 2.41%, a 1.56% increase from 2020.
  • East Asia & Pacific inflation rate for 2020 was 0.85%, a 0.78% decline from 2019.
  • East Asia & Pacific inflation rate for 2019 was 1.63%, a 0.69% decline from 2018.
  • East Asia & Pacific inflation rate for 2018 was 2.31%, a 0.51% increase from 2017.
Data Source: World Bank

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Similar Country Ranking
Country Name Inflation Rate (%)
South Asia 5.55%
Sub-Saharan Africa 5.33%
Latin America & Caribbean 4.26%
North America 4.05%
World 3.42%
OECD members 2.82%
European Union 2.55%
Euro Area 2.45%
East Asia & Pacific 2.41%
East Asia & Pacific Inflation Rate - Historical Data
Year Inflation Rate (%) Annual Change
2021 2.41% 1.56%
2020 0.85% -0.78%
2019 1.63% -0.69%
2018 2.31% 0.51%
2017 1.80% 0.52%
2016 1.28% 0.48%
2015 0.80% -1.72%
2014 2.51% -0.07%
2013 2.58% -0.39%
2012 2.97% -2.05%
2011 5.02% 1.96%
2010 3.06% 1.44%
2009 1.62% -6.72%
2008 8.34% 4.58%
2007 3.76% -0.17%
2006 3.94% 0.90%
2005 3.04% -0.20%
2004 3.24% 0.95%
2003 2.29% 0.40%
2002 1.89% -1.69%
2001 3.58% 1.99%
2000 1.59% -0.39%
1999 1.98% -3.51%
1998 5.49% 1.76%
1997 3.73% -1.80%
1996 5.52% 0.90%
1995 4.63% -1.02%
1994 5.65% 0.76%
1993 4.89% -1.33%
1992 6.21% -0.28%
1991 6.50% -1.32%
1990 7.82% 1.40%
1989 6.42% -1.47%
1988 7.89% 3.20%
1987 4.69% 3.20%