Hungary Inflation Rate 1973-2020

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.
  • Hungary inflation rate for 2019 was 3.34%, a 0.49% increase from 2018.
  • Hungary inflation rate for 2018 was 2.85%, a 0.5% increase from 2017.
  • Hungary inflation rate for 2017 was 2.35%, a 1.95% increase from 2016.
  • Hungary inflation rate for 2016 was 0.39%, a 0.46% increase from 2015.
Data Source: World Bank

MLA Citation:
Similar Country Ranking
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%
Hungary Inflation Rate - Historical Data
Year Inflation Rate (%) Annual Change
2019 3.34% 0.49%
2018 2.85% 0.50%
2017 2.35% 1.95%
2016 0.39% 0.46%
2015 -0.06% 0.17%
2014 -0.23% -1.96%
2013 1.73% -3.92%
2012 5.65% 1.72%
2011 3.93% -0.93%
2010 4.86% 0.64%
2009 4.21% -1.83%
2008 6.04% -1.92%
2007 7.96% 4.03%
2006 3.93% 0.37%
2005 3.56% -3.18%
2004 6.74% 2.08%
2003 4.66% -0.60%
2002 5.27% -3.85%
2001 9.12% -0.69%
2000 9.80% -0.19%
1999 10.00% -4.16%
1998 14.15% -4.15%
1997 18.31% -5.16%
1996 23.47% -4.84%
1995 28.31% 9.44%
1994 18.87% -3.60%
1993 22.46% -1.19%
1992 23.66% -11.16%
1991 34.82% 6.45%
1990 28.37% 11.22%
1989 17.15% 1.43%
1988 15.72% 7.05%
1987 8.67% 3.38%
1986 5.29% -1.65%
1985 6.94% -1.53%
1984 8.47% 1.19%
1983 7.28% 0.44%
1982 6.84% 2.17%
1981 4.66% -4.62%
1980 9.29% 0.31%
1979 8.98% 4.29%
1978 4.69% 0.78%
1977 3.91% -1.32%
1976 5.23% 1.39%
1975 3.84% 2.05%
1974 1.80% -1.59%
1973 3.39% -1.59%