Malta 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.
  • Malta inflation rate for 2019 was 1.64%, a 0.48% increase from 2018.
  • Malta inflation rate for 2018 was 1.16%, a 0.21% decline from 2017.
  • Malta inflation rate for 2017 was 1.36%, a 0.72% increase from 2016.
  • Malta inflation rate for 2016 was 0.64%, a 0.46% decline from 2015.
Data Source: World Bank

MLA Citation:
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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%
Malta Inflation Rate - Historical Data
Year Inflation Rate (%) Annual Change
2019 1.64% 0.48%
2018 1.16% -0.21%
2017 1.36% 0.72%
2016 0.64% -0.46%
2015 1.10% 0.79%
2014 0.31% -0.87%
2013 1.18% -1.20%
2012 2.38% -0.59%
2011 2.96% 1.45%
2010 1.52% -0.57%
2009 2.08% -2.17%
2008 4.26% 3.01%
2007 1.25% -1.52%
2006 2.77% -0.23%
2005 3.01% 0.22%
2004 2.79% 1.49%
2003 1.30% -0.88%
2002 2.19% -0.74%
2001 2.93% 0.56%
2000 2.37% 0.23%
1999 2.13% -0.25%
1998 2.39% -0.73%
1997 3.11% 1.06%
1996 2.05% -2.37%
1995 4.43% 0.30%
1994 4.13% -0.01%
1993 4.14% 2.51%
1992 1.63% -0.91%
1991 2.54% -0.44%
1990 2.98% 2.14%
1989 0.85% -0.09%
1988 0.94% 0.51%
1987 0.43% -1.60%
1986 2.03% 2.26%
1985 -0.24% 0.21%
1984 -0.44% 0.44%
1983 -0.88% -6.70%
1982 5.82% -5.69%
1981 11.51% -4.24%
1980 15.75% 8.60%
1979 7.15% 2.44%
1978 4.71% -5.33%
1977 10.04% 9.49%
1976 0.55% -8.24%
1975 8.79% 1.54%
1974 7.26% -0.43%
1973 7.69% 4.32%
1972 3.37% 1.05%
1971 2.32% -1.39%
1970 3.72% 1.38%
1969 2.33% 0.30%
1968 2.04% 1.34%
1967 0.69% 0.17%
1966 0.52% -1.08%
1965 1.60% -0.58%
1964 2.18% 0.30%
1963 1.88% 1.71%
1962 0.17% -2.34%
1961 2.51% -0.87%
1960 3.38% -0.87%