St. Lucia Inflation Rate 1966-2020

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.
  • St. Lucia inflation rate for 2018 was 1.94%, a 1.82% increase from 2017.
  • St. Lucia inflation rate for 2017 was 0.12%, a 3.21% increase from 2016.
  • St. Lucia inflation rate for 2016 was -3.09%, a 2.11% decline from 2015.
  • St. Lucia inflation rate for 2015 was -0.98%, a 4.5% decline from 2014.
Data Source: World Bank

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St. Lucia Inflation Rate - Historical Data
Year Inflation Rate (%) Annual Change
2018 1.94% 1.82%
2017 0.12% 3.21%
2016 -3.09% -2.11%
2015 -0.98% -4.50%
2014 3.52% 2.05%
2013 1.47% -2.71%
2012 4.18% 1.41%
2011 2.77% -0.48%
2010 3.25% 3.41%
2009 -0.16% -5.71%
2008 5.55% 2.73%
2007 2.82% 0.43%
2006 2.40% -1.50%
2005 3.90% 2.44%
2004 1.46% 0.43%
2003 1.03% 1.29%
2002 -0.26% -5.56%
2001 5.31% 1.60%
2000 3.71% 0.21%
1999 3.50% 0.30%
1998 3.20% 3.21%
1997 -0.01% -0.93%
1996 0.92% -4.70%
1995 5.63% 2.81%
1994 2.82% 1.97%
1993 0.85% -4.29%
1992 5.14% -1.01%
1991 6.15% 1.88%
1990 4.27% -0.11%
1989 4.37% 3.54%
1988 0.83% -6.19%
1987 7.02% 4.83%
1986 2.19% 0.77%
1985 1.42% 0.22%
1984 1.21% -0.27%
1983 1.47% -3.14%
1982 4.61% -10.51%
1981 15.12% -4.35%
1980 19.48% 10.09%
1979 9.39% -1.49%
1978 10.88% 2.01%
1977 8.87% -0.80%
1976 9.67% -8.07%
1975 17.74% -16.48%
1974 34.22% 20.78%
1973 13.44% 5.56%
1972 7.88% -0.51%
1971 8.39% -5.01%
1970 13.40% 11.14%
1969 2.25% -1.72%
1968 3.97% 0.76%
1967 3.21% 0.73%
1966 2.48% 0.73%