Iran 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.
  • Iran inflation rate for 2019 was 39.91%, a 21.89% increase from 2018.
  • Iran inflation rate for 2018 was 18.01%, a 9.97% increase from 2017.
  • Iran inflation rate for 2017 was 8.04%, a 0.8% increase from 2016.
  • Iran inflation rate for 2016 was 7.25%, a 5.24% decline from 2015.
Data Source: World Bank

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Similar Country Ranking
Country Name Inflation Rate (%)
Iran 39.91%
Turkey 15.18%
Belarus 5.60%
Kazakhstan 5.25%
Russia 4.47%
South Africa 4.12%
Jamaica 3.91%
Romania 3.83%
Brazil 3.73%
Namibia 3.73%
Guatemala 3.70%
Mexico 3.64%
Colombia 3.53%
Bulgaria 3.10%
Lebanon 3.01%
China 2.90%
Botswana 2.77%
Paraguay 2.76%
Azerbaijan 2.61%
Gabon 2.46%
Peru 2.14%
Costa Rica 2.10%
Guyana 2.09%
Algeria 1.95%
Serbia 1.85%
Dominican Republic 1.81%
Fiji 1.77%
Armenia 1.44%
Albania 1.41%
Equatorial Guinea 1.24%
Samoa 0.98%
North Macedonia 0.77%
Jordan 0.76%
Thailand 0.71%
Malaysia 0.66%
Bosnia 0.56%
Mauritius 0.41%
Ecuador 0.27%
Maldives 0.22%
Iran Inflation Rate - Historical Data
Year Inflation Rate (%) Annual Change
2019 39.91% 21.89%
2018 18.01% 9.97%
2017 8.04% 0.80%
2016 7.25% -5.24%
2015 12.48% -4.12%
2014 16.61% -20.00%
2013 36.60% 9.35%
2012 27.26% 0.96%
2011 26.29% 16.20%
2010 10.09% -3.46%
2009 13.55% -11.86%
2008 25.41% 8.07%
2007 17.34% 7.33%
2006 10.02% -3.42%
2005 13.43% -1.33%
2004 14.76% -1.71%
2003 16.47% 2.13%
2002 14.34% 3.06%
2001 11.27% -3.20%
2000 14.48% -5.59%
1999 20.07% 2.20%
1998 17.87% 0.52%
1997 17.35% -11.59%
1996 28.94% -20.72%
1995 49.66% 18.21%
1994 31.45% 10.24%
1993 21.20% -4.61%
1992 25.81% 8.68%
1991 17.13% 9.50%
1990 7.63% -14.72%
1989 22.35% -6.32%
1988 28.67% 0.10%
1987 28.57% 10.14%
1986 18.43% 14.04%
1985 4.39% -8.15%
1984 12.54% -7.20%
1983 19.74% 1.05%
1982 18.69% -5.51%
1981 24.20% 3.56%
1980 20.64% 10.16%
1979 10.49% -1.23%
1978 11.72% -15.57%
1977 27.29% 16.03%
1976 11.26% -1.62%
1975 12.88% -1.37%
1974 14.25% 4.43%
1973 9.82% 3.42%
1972 6.40% 2.20%
1971 4.20% 2.53%
1970 1.67% -1.93%
1969 3.59% 2.90%
1968 0.69% -0.91%
1967 1.60% 1.99%
1966 -0.39% -2.54%
1965 2.15% -1.66%
1964 3.81% 3.44%
1963 0.37% -0.35%
1962 0.72% -2.44%
1961 3.16% -6.66%
1960 9.82% -6.66%