Lebanon Inflation Rate 2009-2021

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.
  • Lebanon inflation rate for 2020 was 84.86%, a 81.86% increase from 2019.
  • Lebanon inflation rate for 2019 was 3.01%, a 3.07% decline from 2018.
  • Lebanon inflation rate for 2018 was 6.08%, a 1.76% increase from 2017.
  • Lebanon inflation rate for 2017 was 4.32%, a 5.1% increase from 2016.
Data Source: World Bank

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Similar Country Ranking
Country Name Inflation Rate (%)
Lebanon 84.86%
Turkey 12.28%
Kazakhstan 6.75%
Belarus 5.55%
Jamaica 5.23%
Equatorial Guinea 4.77%
Dominican Republic 3.78%
Mexico 3.40%
Russia 3.38%
South Africa 3.22%
Guatemala 3.21%
Brazil 3.21%
Azerbaijan 2.76%
Romania 2.63%
Mauritius 2.58%
Colombia 2.52%
China 2.42%
Algeria 2.42%
Namibia 2.21%
Botswana 1.89%
Peru 1.83%
Paraguay 1.77%
Bulgaria 1.67%
Albania 1.62%
Serbia 1.58%
Gabon 1.37%
Armenia 1.21%
North Macedonia 1.20%
Costa Rica 0.72%
Jordan 0.33%
Montenegro -0.26%
Ecuador -0.34%
Thailand -0.85%
Bosnia -1.05%
Malaysia -1.14%
Maldives -1.37%
Samoa -1.57%
Lebanon Inflation Rate - Historical Data
Year Inflation Rate (%) Annual Change
2020 84.86% 81.86%
2019 3.01% -3.07%
2018 6.08% 1.76%
2017 4.32% 5.10%
2016 -0.78% 2.97%
2015 -3.75% -5.60%
2014 1.85% -2.97%
2013 4.82% -1.76%
2012 6.58% 1.61%
2011 4.97% 0.99%
2010 3.98% 2.79%
2009 1.20% 2.79%